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Demographics

People

Total Population1,919
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens25.5%
Employed Population 16+843
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married54.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.4%
Median Earnings25+$35,137
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,222

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,545
% Above Poverty Level92.6%
% Below Poverty Level7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.8%
Median Gross Rent$539
Median House Value$76,300

Ancestry

German43.1%
Norwegian10.7%
Dutch8.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.1%
English7.4%
Irish6.3%
Swedish2.5%
Czech2.5%
French Except Basque1.8%
Scottish1.2%
Canadian1%
Danishn0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Welsh0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Polish0.3%
Latvian0.3%
Italian0.2%
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Britt Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hancock County
Standard Zip Codes50423
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.09
Approximate Longitude-93.8

Britt Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBRITT
Distance0.2 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
Distance15.4 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
StationHUMBOLDT 3 W
Distance35.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 25 F
Apr Temp37 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip32.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Corwith230$52,500
Crystal Lake202$47,500
Garner3,091$71,522
Kanawha722$52,778
Wesley333$63,750
Woden281$35,833

Britt Public Libraries

Britt Public Library
132 MAIN AVE S
Britt, Iowa
(641) 843-4245

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Britt Hospitals

Hancock County Health System
(Government - Local)
532 1st St Nw
(641) 843-5000

Britt Public Schools

West Hancock Elementary School
510 9th Ave Sw
ZIP: 50423
(641) 843-3833
Primary
Total Enrollment 307
West Hancock High School
420 9th Ave Sw
ZIP: 50423
(641) 843-3863
High
Total Enrollment 180
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