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Demographics

People

Total Population841
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens31.2%
Employed Population 16+387
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married57.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.6%
Median Earnings25+$36,106
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$36,176
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,393

Wealth

Median Family Income$76,875
% Above Poverty Level92.4%
% Below Poverty Level7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.8%
Median Gross Rent$540
Median House Value$56,400

Ancestry

German47.2%
Norwegian27.5%
Irish7.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7%
English6.7%
Dutch4.5%
Swedish3%
Danishn2.4%
French Except Basque1.5%
Czech1.3%
Brazilian1.2%
Welsh0.7%
Belgian0.5%
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Buffalo Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Winnebago County
Standard Zip Codes50424
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.38
Approximate Longitude-93.94

Buffalo Center 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
Distance17 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
StationFOREST CITY 2 NNE
Distance17.3 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
StationMASON CITY AP
Distance34.9 miles
Jan Temp5 to 23 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip34.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Lakota211$35,000
Ledyard100$45,625
Rake184$27,679
Thompson466$52,188
Titonka500$51,875
Woden281$35,833

Buffalo Center Public Libraries

Buffalo Center Public Library
221 N MAIN ST
Buffalo Center, Iowa
(641) 562-2546

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Buffalo Center Public Schools

North Iowa Elem Buffalo Center
111 3rd Ave Nw
ZIP: 50424
(641) 562-2525
Primary
Total Enrollment 220
North Iowa High School
111 3rd Ave Nw
ZIP: 50424
(641) 562-2525
High
Total Enrollment 136
North Iowa Middle School
111 3rd Ave Nw
ZIP: 50424
(641) 562-2525
Middle
Total Enrollment 132
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