Demographics

People

Total Population1,489
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens12%
Employed Population 16+836
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married61%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher49.4%
Median Earnings25+$44,444
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$39,107
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,813

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,538
% Above Poverty Level96.2%
% Below Poverty Level3.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.1%
Median Gross Rent$588
Median House Value$150,900

Ancestry

German31.6%
English13.1%
Irish12.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.1%
Norwegian4.9%
Dutch4.6%
Italian3.4%
Polish3.3%
French Except Basque2.1%
Scottish2%
Danishn1.7%
Czech1.2%
Welsh0.8%
Swiss0.5%
Greek0.5%
Swedish0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Belgian0.2%
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Earlham Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMadison County
Standard Zip Codes50072
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.49
Approximate Longitude-94.12

Earlham Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWINTERSET 2 NNW
Distance9.9 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
StationPERRY
Distance23.6 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
Distance23.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adel4,316$93,654
De Soto980$78,393
Dexter619$73,125
Redfield644$69,792
Van Meter1,192$98,889
Winterset5,203$72,955

Earlham Public Libraries

Earlham Public Library
120 S CHESTNUT
Earlham, Iowa
(515) 758-2121

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Earlham Public Schools

Earlham Elementary School
535 N Chestnut Ave
ZIP: 50072
(515) 758-2213
Primary
Total Enrollment 345
Earlham Middle School
535 N Chestnut Ave
ZIP: 50072
(515) 758-2214
Middle
Total Enrollment 98
Earlham Senior High School
535 N Chestnut Ave
ZIP: 50072
(515) 758-2235
High
Total Enrollment 211
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