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Demographics

People

Total Population1,478
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens17%
Employed Population 16+756
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married57.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.6%
Median Earnings25+$34,833
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,602
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,115

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,521
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.7%
% Using Public Transportation2.9%

Housing

People Living Alone32.9%
Median Gross Rent$624
Median House Value$109,800

Ancestry

German46.8%
Danishn9.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.1%
Irish7.6%
English7.3%
Italian3.2%
Dutch2.8%
Polish2.7%
Czech2.4%
Swedish2.2%
French Except Basque2.2%
Norwegian1.8%
Scottish1.3%
Welsh0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
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Avoca Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pottawattamie County
Standard Zip Codes51521
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.48
Approximate Longitude-95.33

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)

StationOAKLAND
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance18 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
Distance26.7 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hancock193$59,167
Marne120$53,333
Minden634$74,750
Oakland1,544$72,198
Shelby654$69,063
Walnut706$58,250

Avoca Public Libraries

Avoca Public Library
213 N ELM ST
Avoca, Iowa
(712) 343-6358

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Avoca Public Schools

A-h-s-t Elementary School
768 S Maple
ZIP: 51521
(712) 343-6364
Primary
Total Enrollment 316
A-h-s-t High School
768 S Maple
ZIP: 51521
(712) 343-6364
High
Total Enrollment 324
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