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Demographics

People

Total Population713
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens17.1%
Employed Population 16+410
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married57%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,200
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,143
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,679

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,531
% Above Poverty Level92.6%
% Below Poverty Level7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.3%
Median Gross Rent$690
Median House Value$78,600

Ancestry

German43.1%
Norwegian17.5%
Irish10.9%
Danishn6.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.9%
English4.9%
Dutch2.9%
Czech2.7%
Swedish2.2%
Scottish1.7%
French Except Basque1.1%
Welsh1%
Polish0.8%
Italian0.8%
Finnish0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Luxemburger0.3%
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Dakota City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Humboldt County
Standard Zip Codes50529
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.72
Approximate Longitude-94.19

Dakota City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHUMBOLDT 3 W
Distance3.6 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
StationALGONA 3 W
Distance24.4 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 60 F
Annual Precip30.6 inches
StationROCKWELL CITY
Distance31.5 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Badger487$64,063
Clare221$67,125
Humboldt4,602$62,727
Livermore508$59,583

Dakota City Public Schools

Clyde D Mease Elementary School
23 3rd St No
ZIP: 50529
(515) 332-3578
Primary
Total Enrollment 167
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