Waukon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):
Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Waukon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||38 miles S of La Crosse, Wisconsin (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||141 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||52172|
|Phone Area Codes||563|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||5 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||31.8 inches|
|Station||LYNXVILLE DAM 9|
|Jan Temp||9 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||32.8 inches|
|Station||PRAIRIE DU CHIEN|
|Jan Temp||6 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||33.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.89|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||30||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,013|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.1%|
|French (except Basque)||1.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Waukon, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Ludlow (52172)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Robey Memorial Library
401 1ST AVENUE NW
(Government - Local)
40 FIRST STREET SE
Emergency Service: Yes
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WAUKON HIGH SCHOOL
1059 3RD AVE NW
Serves 401 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Canton, North Carolina||83.6||38.2%||23.5%||10.9%||21||$38,191||5.1%||3.9%||4,029||13.3%||50.9||0.7%||4.7|
|2. Eveleth, Minnesota||83.4||37.8%||21.1%||12.8%||16||$37,069||5.3%||3.5%||3,865||15.4%||51.8||0.7%||4.9|
|3. Hamilton, Montana||81.8||48.2%||28.3%||21.9%||13||$30,665||5.9%||3.8%||3,705||17.8%||74.2||0.7%||8.1|
|4. Exeter, Pennsylvania||80.5||30.1%||20.9%||13.4%||21||$40,050||5.6%||1.3%||5,955||8.6%||74.6||0.2%||9.7|
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