West Chester, Iowa

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West Chester, Iowa

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West Chester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 26 miles SW of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 204 miles NW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Washington
Standard Zip Codes 52359
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.338
Longitude -91.817

West Chester Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
Distance 19.9 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
Distance 29.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
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West Chester Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 159 100%
Male 82 51.6%
Female 77 48.4%
Under 18 27 17%
18+ 132 83%
65+ 24 15.1%
Median Age 43.8
Average Family Size 2.84
White 157 98.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated West Chester Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 162
Growth 3
Growth % 1.9%

West Chester 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 25.8%
US/American 15.5%
English 10.3%
French (except Basque) 9.3%
Swedish 8.2%
Irish 7.2%
Scottish 7.2%
Dutch 3.1%
Armenian 2.1%
Italian 2.1%
Norwegian 2.1%
Lithuanian 2.1%
Scandinavian 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Swiss 1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
West Chester 159 $41,250
Brighton 687 $35,781
Kalona 2,293 $45,897
Keota 1,025 $43,393
Pleasant Plain 131 $31,250
Washington 7,047 $44,497
Wellman 1,393 $40,568
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