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Demographics

People

Total Population870
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens26%
Employed Population 16+392
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married58.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$30,833
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,333
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,938
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.6%
Median Gross Rent$544
Median House Value$69,000

Ancestry

German34.8%
Danishn13.4%
Irish13%
English12.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
Norwegian2.1%
Dutch2.1%
Czech1.6%
Swedish1.5%
Polish1.4%
Canadian1%
Italian0.9%
French Except Basque0.3%
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Anita Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cass 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
Adair813$59,000
Atlantic6,817$51,306
Brayton145$59,167
Cumberland250$49,583
Exira881$52,750
Wiota86$81,250

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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