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Demographics

People

Total Population596
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens19.6%
Employed Population 16+326
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married59%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.1%
Median Earnings25+$34,063
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$41,042
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,476

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,875
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$49,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
Irish9.9%
Dutch4.5%
Norwegian3.5%
Danishn1.8%
English1.7%
Swedish1.2%
Italian1%
Russian0.8%
German0.5%
French Except Basque0.3%
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Charter Oak Almanac

CategoryValue
County Crawford County
Standard Zip Codes51439
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.06
Approximate Longitude-95.58

Charter Oak Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMAPLETON NO 2
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip29.9 inches
StationCASTANA EXPERIMENT FARM
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp11 to 30 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip30.8 inches
StationDENISON
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 62 F
Annual Precip30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arion126$46,875
Denison8,326$55,576
Dow City463$39,500
Ricketts124$44,583
Schleswig806$57,083
Ute382$51,875

Charter Oak Public Libraries

Charter Oak Public Library
461 RAILROAD ST
Charter Oak, Iowa
(712) 678-3425

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Charter Oak Public Schools

Charter Oak-ute High School
321 Main
ZIP: 51439
(712) 678-3325
High
Total Enrollment 93
Charter Oak-ute Junior High School
321 Main St
ZIP: 51439
(712) 678-3325
Middle
Total Enrollment 60
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