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Demographics

People

Total Population240
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens22.5%
Employed Population 16+109
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married58.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.3%
Median Earnings25+$28,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$33,438
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,250
% Above Poverty Level76.7%
% Below Poverty Level23.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.6%
Median Gross Rent$513
Median House Value$80,000

Ancestry

German47.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.3%
Irish10%
English3.3%
Danishn2.9%
Dutch2.1%
Polish1.7%
Swedish1.7%
Norwegian1.3%
French Except Basque0.8%
Welsh0.4%
Luxemburger0.4%
Scottish0.4%
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Defiance Almanac

CategoryValue
County Shelby County
Standard Zip Codes51527
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.82
Approximate Longitude-95.33

Defiance Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHARLAN
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationDENISON
Distance14.5 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
StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance33.3 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dow City463$39,500
Earling443$66,042
Irwin328$47,000
Manilla975$50,521
Panama201$95,625
Westphalia130$68,500
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