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Demographics

People

Total Population458
Male Share of the Population45.2%
Female Share of the Population54.8%
Senior Citizens13.5%
Employed Population 16+209
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married52.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$40,577
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,875
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.4%
Median Gross Rent$763
Median House Value$88,800

Ancestry

German30.8%
Irish16.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.8%
English9.6%
Norwegian5.9%
Italian5%
Dutch4.6%
French Except Basque4.1%
Scottish2.2%
Danishn1.7%
Swiss0.4%
Arab0.4%
Polish0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Greek0.2%
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Collins Almanac

CategoryValue
County Story County
Standard Zip Codes50055
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.9
Approximate Longitude-93.3

Collins Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLO
Distance7.9 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip35 inches
StationANKENY
Distance18.6 miles
Jan Temp9 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationMARSHALLTOWN
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp37 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip36.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Baxter1,081$61,295
Colo886$67,500
Maxwell839$76,042
Melbourne821$61,250
Mingo255$49,167
Rhodes257$51,563

Collins Public Libraries

Collins Public Library
212 MAIN ST
Collins, Iowa
(641) 385-2464

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Collins Public Schools

Collins-maxwell Elementary School
416 Fourth Avenue
ZIP: 50055
(641) 385-2446
Primary
Total Enrollment 218
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