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People

Total Population 512
Male Share of the Population 49.2%
Female Share of the Population 50.8%
Senior Citizens 13.1%
Employed Population 16+ 227
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 47.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $62,625
% Above Poverty Level 89.1%
% Below Poverty Level 10.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.4%
Median Gross Rent $733
Median House Value $103,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.6%
US/American 0%
English 12.9%
Irish 19.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Truro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles SW of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Madison
Standard Zip Codes 50257
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.209
Longitude -93.846

Truro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OSCEOLA
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Station WINTERSET 2 NNW
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.3 inches
Station CRESTON 2 SW
Distance 31.3 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 33.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Lorimor 378 $40,417

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Truro Public Libraries

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Truro Public Library
"114 E CENTER, PO BOX 49"
Truro, Iowa
(515) 765-4220

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Truro High Schools

INTERSTATE 35 HIGH SCHOOL
405 E NORTH ST
641-765-4818
Serves 247 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.6

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