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Demographics

People

Total Population2,133
Male Share of the Population50%
Female Share of the Population50%
Senior Citizens7.6%
Employed Population 16+1,250
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married60.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37.4%
Median Earnings25+$50,862
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,900

Wealth

Median Family Income$103,158
% Above Poverty Level97.3%
% Below Poverty Level2.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone18.1%
Median Gross Rent$684
Median House Value$192,500

Ancestry

Irish20.6%
Czech10.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.5%
English7.7%
Norwegian5.4%
Dutch4.6%
Swedish2.4%
Italian2.2%
French Except Basque1.9%
Polish1.8%
Danishn1.4%
Russian1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Belgian1.2%
Finnish0.5%
Arab0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Slovak0.1%
Greek0.1%
German0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Ely Almanac

CategoryValue
County Linn County
Standard Zip Codes52227
Phone Area Codes319
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.87
Approximate Longitude-91.58

Ely Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCEDAR RAPIDS AP
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 27 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches
StationCEDAR RAPIDS NO 1
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp12 to 28 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.6 inches
StationVINTON
Distance29.4 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cedar Rapids129,537$74,033
Fairfax2,418$103,750
Mount Vernon4,487$91,661
North Liberty16,984$85,043
Solon2,399$87,788
Swisher846$87,500

Ely Public Libraries

Ely Public Library
1595 DOWS ST
Ely, Iowa
(319) 848-7616

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