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Demographics

People

Total Population712
Male Share of the Population54.1%
Female Share of the Population45.9%
Senior Citizens21.9%
Employed Population 16+317
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married59.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.2%
Median Earnings25+$33,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,333
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home7.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.1%
Median Gross Rent$429
Median House Value$100,300

Ancestry

German52.7%
Irish14%
Norwegian12.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
English4.1%
French Except Basque2.1%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish1.1%
Belgian1%
Scottish0.7%
Luxemburger0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Czech0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Albanian0.3%
Austrian0.1%
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Bancroft Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kossuth County
Standard Zip Codes50517
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.29
Approximate Longitude-94.21

Bancroft Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSWEA CITY 1 NE
Distance8.1 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip30.3 inches
StationBRITT
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.5 inches
StationFOREST CITY 2 NNE
Distance29.4 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burt505$54,500
Lakota211$35,000
Ledyard100$45,625
Lone Rock199$70,000
Swea City559$41,042
Titonka500$51,875

Bancroft Public Libraries

Bancroft Public Library
208 E RAMSEY ST
Bancroft, Iowa
(515) 885-2753

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Bancroft Private Schools

St John The Baptist School
304 S Summit St
ZIP: 50517
Elementary
Total Enrollment 22
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