Victor, Iowa

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Victor strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):

Category Trophy
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Victor Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Victor Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Victor Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Victor, Iowa

Comparing Victor to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 8 8
Senior Citizens 8 6
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Well-Paid Single Women 8 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 8
Average Household Size 4 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 8
Median Family Income 8 8
People Above Poverty 7 5
College Educated Adults 6 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 9
Short Commute Times 9 8
Working at Home 7 6
Public Transportation Use 5 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
People Living Alone 6 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 7
Housing Recently Built 3 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 2

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Victor Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles SW of Cedar Rapids, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 191 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Iowa
Standard Zip Codes 52347
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.731
Longitude -92.297

Victor Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.8 inches
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 37 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Distance 28 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.3 inches
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Victor Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 952 100%
Male 459 48.2%
Female 493 51.8%
Under 18 242 25.4%
18+ 710 74.6%
65+ 196 20.6%
Median Age 41.4
Average Family Size 2.87
White 941 98.8%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 5 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 3 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.2%

Estimated Victor Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,004
Growth 52
Growth % 5.5%

Victor Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 47.8%
Irish 11.8%
Belgian 10.3%
Czech 7%
US/American 6.5%
English 5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.3%
Norwegian 2.2%
Dutch 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
European 1%
Czechoslovakian 0.7%
Polish 0.6%
Swiss 0.4%
Swedish 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
British 0.3%
Italian 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Victor, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Carnforth (52347)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Victor 952 $47,841
Belle Plaine 2,878 $47,105
Brooklyn 1,367 $44,531
Deep River 288 $46,875
Ladora 287 $48,333
Marengo 2,535 $47,153
Millersburg 184 $31,250

Victor Public Libraries

Victor Public Library
710 2ND ST.
Victor, Iowa
(319) 647-3646

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Victor High Schools (2004)

Serves 198 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.8

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