Winfield, Iowa

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Winfield, Iowa

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

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Comparative Profile of Winfield, Iowa

Comparing Winfield 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
Senior Citizens 8 6
Well-Paid Single Men 7 5
Female Share of the Population 6 6
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 5
Male Share of the Population 5 5
Age of the Population 5 3
Racial Diversity 5 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 8
Portion of People Married 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 6
College Educated Adults 5 4
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2
People Above Poverty 5 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 10
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Short Commute Times 4 2
Working at Home 2 1


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

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Winfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 37 miles S of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 183 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Henry
Standard Zip Codes 52659
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.123
Longitude -91.441

Winfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.6 inches
Distance 13.6 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
Distance 27.3 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
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Winfield Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,131 100%
Male 540 47.7%
Female 591 52.3%
Under 18 337 29.8%
18+ 794 70.2%
65+ 224 19.8%
Median Age 36.8
Average Family Size 3.18
White 1,108 98%
African-American 4 0.4%
Asian 4 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 9 0.8%
Mixed Race 6 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 17 1.5%

Estimated Winfield Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,105
Growth -26
Growth % -2.3%

Winfield 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 38.2%
Irish 16.6%
US/American 12.6%
English 8.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.7%
Swedish 4.5%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
Welsh 2.3%
Dutch 1.9%
Scottish 1.2%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Czech 0.9%
Polish 0.9%
Danish 0.5%
Italian 0.5%
Finnish 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Winfield 1,131 $44,500
Columbus City 376 $39,167
Crawfordsville 295 $38,571
Morning Sun 872 $43,173
Mount Union 132 $31,250
Olds 249 $35,250
Wayland 945 $40,909

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Winfield Public Library
Winfield, Iowa
(319) 257-3247

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Winfield High Schools (2004)

Serves 220 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.5

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