Demographics

People

Total Population798
Male Share of the Population51.3%
Female Share of the Population48.7%
Senior Citizens16.5%
Employed Population 16+390
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married57.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.4%
Median Earnings25+$39,063
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,558

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,000
% Above Poverty Level90.7%
% Below Poverty Level9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.7%
Median Gross Rent$735
Median House Value$83,100

Ancestry

German47.1%
Norwegian16.2%
Irish9.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.4%
English4.8%
Dutch4%
Danishn3.9%
Swedish2.8%
Czech1.8%
Scottish1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
Swiss1.3%
Italian1.1%
Finnish1%
Welsh0.9%
Arab0.9%
Lebanese0.9%
Luxemburger0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Austrian0.3%
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Dakota City Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyHumboldt 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
Badger509$66,667
Clare178$71,042
Humboldt4,583$74,583
Livermore341$70,156
Rutland131$45,625
Thor203$57,159

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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