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People

Total Population 135
Male Share of the Population 51.9%
Female Share of the Population 48.1%
Senior Citizens 18.5%
Employed Population 16+ 69
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 65.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.9%
Median Earnings25+ $28,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,625
% Above Poverty Level 90%
% Below Poverty Level 10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.1%
Median Gross Rent $506
Median House Value $95,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.6%
US/American 0%
English 0%
Irish 9.6%

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

Fordyce Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles W of Sioux City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 123 miles NW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Cedar
Standard Zip Codes 68736
Phone Area Codes 402
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.698
Longitude -97.361

Fordyce 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 CROFTON
Distance 7.4 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 63 F
Annual Precip 27.7 inches
Station HARTINGTON
Distance 7.5 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 26.2 inches
Station VERMILLION 2 SE
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 89 F
Oct Temp 39 to 67 F
Annual Precip 25.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bloomfield 977 $45,625
Coleridge 538 $64,821
Crofton 708 $60,625
Hartington 1,715 $64,643
Wausa 718 $63,125

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

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