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People

Total Population 922
Male Share of the Population 48%
Female Share of the Population 52%
Senior Citizens 25.9%
Employed Population 16+ 433
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 58.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.3%
Median Earnings25+ $25,859
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,531
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,583

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,250
% Above Poverty Level 84.1%
% Below Poverty Level 15.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 11 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.2%
Median Gross Rent $575
Median House Value $80,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.7%
Irish 11.8%

West Bend Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 76 miles NW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 140 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Palo Alto
Standard Zip Codes 50597
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.956
Longitude -94.44

West Bend 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 ALGONA 3 W
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 60 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
Station HUMBOLDT 3 W
Distance 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 25 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 32.2 inches
Station SIOUX RAPIDS 4 E
Distance 31.9 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Algona 5,513 $63,261
Bode 370 $39,375
Livermore 407 $58,542

West Bend Public Libraries

Library
West Bend Public Library
"316 S. BROADWAY, BOX 46"
West Bend, Iowa
(515) 887-6411

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WEST BEND-MALLARD HIGH SCHOOL
300 3RD AVE SW
515-887-7831
Serves 148 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.3

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