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People

Total Population 625
Male Share of the Population 53.6%
Female Share of the Population 46.4%
Senior Citizens 24.8%
Employed Population 16+ 230
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 50.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.4%
Median Earnings25+ $22,159
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,500

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,375
% Above Poverty Level 80.9%
% Below Poverty Level 19.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 37 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 32.9%
Median Gross Rent $610
Median House Value $61,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.3%
US/American 0%
English 13.6%
Irish 12.8%

Avoca Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles W of Madison, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 122 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Iowa
Standard Zip Codes 53506
Phone Area Codes 608
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.181
Longitude -90.324

Avoca 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 LONE ROCK TRI CO
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 25 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches
Station DODGEVILLE
Distance 17.3 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 60 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
Station PLATTEVILLE
Distance 30.7 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 25 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 36.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blue River 461 $58,750
Cobb 506 $60,417
Highland 914 $57,045
Lone Rock 868 $46,964
Muscoda 1,387 $38,750
Richland Center 5,128 $51,875
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