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People

Total Population 1,378
Male Share of the Population 53%
Female Share of the Population 47%
Senior Citizens 18.7%
Employed Population 16+ 708
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 54.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $76,458
% Above Poverty Level 90.3%
% Below Poverty Level 9.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.1%
% Using Public Transportation 2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 35.8%
Median Gross Rent $622
Median House Value $103,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.6%
US/American 0%
English 8.1%
Irish 6.5%

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

Avoca Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles NE of Council Bluffs, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 34 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Pottawattamie
Metro Area Omaha
Standard Zip Codes 51521
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.476
Longitude -95.337

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 OAKLAND
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches
Station ATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance 18 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station AUDUBON 1 SSE
Distance 26.7 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hancock 169 $48,125

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

Avoca Public Libraries

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Avoca Public Library
"213 NORTH ELM, BOX 219"
Avoca, Iowa
(712) 343-6358

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Avoca High Schools

A-H-S-T HIGH SCHOOL
768 S MAPLE
712-343-6304
Serves 190 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.3

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