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Demographics

People

Total Population1,851
Male Share of the Population51.7%
Female Share of the Population48.3%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+982
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married61.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35.4%
Median Earnings25+$40,714
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$40,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,381

Wealth

Median Family Income$79,659
% Above Poverty Level98.1%
% Below Poverty Level1.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20%
Median Gross Rent$828
Median House Value$152,600

Ancestry

Irish15%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11%
English10%
Norwegian6.1%
Swedish3.9%
Dutch3.5%
French Except Basque3%
Scottish2.4%
Italian1.9%
Czech1.4%
Danishn1%
Swiss0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Polish0.4%
Russian0.3%
Luxemburger0.2%
German0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
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Dallas Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes50063
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.68
Approximate Longitude-93.98

Dallas Center Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPERRY
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.9 inches
StationDES MOINES AP
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationWINTERSET 2 NNW
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adel4,030$78,864
De Soto1,065$66,000
Granger1,461$102,639
Grimes10,422$97,796
Minburn366$56,250
Waukee16,955$101,162

Dallas Center Public Libraries

Roy R. Estle Memorial Library
1308 WALNUT ST
Dallas Center, Iowa
(515) 992-3185

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Dallas Center Public Schools

Dallas Center Elementary
1205 13th St
ZIP: 50063
(515) 992-3838
Primary
Total Enrollment 405
Dallas Center-grimes Middle School
1400 Vine Street
ZIP: 50063
(515) 992-4343
Middle
Total Enrollment 377

Dallas Center Private Schools

Dallas Center Christian School
23209 Quinlan Ave
ZIP: 50063
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 53
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