Demographics

People

Total Population1,127
Male Share of the Population45.7%
Female Share of the Population54.3%
Senior Citizens24.6%
Employed Population 16+522
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married57.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31%
Median Earnings25+$36,630
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$36,786
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,278

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,667
% Above Poverty Level88.3%
% Below Poverty Level11.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.4%
Median Gross Rent$678
Median House Value$66,900

Ancestry

German29.2%
Danishn14.4%
Irish14.4%
English8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.9%
Swedish2.7%
Dutch2.6%
Norwegian1.9%
Czech1.3%
French Except Basque1.3%
Scottish1.2%
Canadian1%
Polish0.7%
Welsh0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Russian0.3%
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Anita Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCass County
Standard Zip Codes50020
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.44
Approximate Longitude-94.76

Anita Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationAUDUBON 1 SSE
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches
StationHARLAN
Distance31.9 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adair787$63,250
Atlantic6,709$63,003
Brayton123$60,714
Cumberland192$54,167
Exira905$56,875
Wiota73$54,375

Anita Public Libraries

Anita Public Library
812 3RD ST
Anita, Iowa
(712) 762-3639

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Anita Public Schools

Cam High School
1000 Victory Park Rd
ZIP: 50020
(712) 762-3231
High
Total Enrollment 119
Cam North Elementary
709 Mcintyre Dr
ZIP: 50020
(712) 762-3231
Primary
Total Enrollment 121
Iowa Connections Academy Elementary
807 Third St
ZIP: 50020
(712) 762-3496
Primary
Total Enrollment 90
Iowa Connections Academy High School
807 Third St
ZIP: 50020
(712) 762-3496
High
Total Enrollment 229
Iowa Connections Academy Middle School
807 Third St
ZIP: 50020
(712) 762-3496
Middle
Total Enrollment 96
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