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People

Total Population 278
Male Share of the Population 46%
Female Share of the Population 54%
Senior Citizens 20.9%
Employed Population 16+ 140
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 60.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,375
% Above Poverty Level 73.4%
% Below Poverty Level 26.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36%
Median Gross Rent $304
Median House Value $46,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
US/American 0%
English 5%
Irish 14%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Downing Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 92 miles SW of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 151 miles NE of Kansas City, Missouri
County Schuyler
Standard Zip Codes 63536
Phone Area Codes 660
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.487
Longitude -92.369

Downing 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 MEMPHIS
Distance 10.8 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 34.3 inches
Station KIRKSVILLE
Distance 22.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station KEOSAUQUA
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Glenwood 175 $32,917
Greentop 446 $48,571
Lancaster 726 $43,500
Livonia 82 $26,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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