Total Population422
Male Share of the Population51.7%
Female Share of the Population48.3%
Senior Citizens23.5%
Employed Population 16+186
Age of the Population39


% of people married49.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$62,188
% Above Poverty Level91.2%
% Below Poverty Level8.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation%


People Living Alone33.7%
Median Gross Rent$616
Median House Value$96,000


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)1.4%

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

Calamus Almanac

Nearest Medium City 22 miles NW of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City160 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
Standard Zip Codes52729
Phone Area Codes563
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Calamus Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip35 inches
StationLE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp41 to 60 F
Jul Temp67 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.1 inches
Distance34.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Grand Mound507$71,250

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

Calamus Public Libraries

Calamus Public Library
"2ND & MAIN, BOX 128"
Calamus, Iowa
(563) 246-2755

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