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Demographics

People

Total Population1,168
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+601
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married59.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,951
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,444

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,821
% Above Poverty Level89.9%
% Below Poverty Level10.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.7%
Median Gross Rent$689
Median House Value$124,600

Ancestry

Irish16%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.1%
Norwegian5.1%
English4.8%
Italian2.9%
Dutch1.9%
French Except Basque1.5%
Polish1.4%
Danishn1%
Swedish0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Czech0.8%
Belgian0.5%
Swiss0.3%
Welsh0.3%
German0.3%
Russian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Fairbank Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buchanan County
Standard Zip Codes50629
Phone Area Codes319
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.63
Approximate Longitude-92.05

Fairbank Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOELWEIN 2 S
Distance6.7 miles
Jan Temp6 to 24 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationINDEPENDENCE
Distance13.6 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationWATERLOO MUNICIPAL AP
Distance19 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dunkerton895$76,042
Hazleton794$44,643
Oelwein6,195$49,066
Readlyn843$74,306
Stanley114$53,750
Westgate187$65,625

Fairbank Public Libraries

Fairbank Public Library
212 MAIN ST
Fairbank, Iowa
(319) 635-2487

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Fairbank Public Schools

Fairbank Elementary School
311 5th St N
ZIP: 50629
(319) 635-2071
Primary
Total Enrollment 222
Rural Elementary School #1
1099 Amish Blvd
ZIP: 50629
(319) 635-2071
Primary
Total Enrollment 39
Rural Elementary School #2
Cr C57 And Amish Blvd
ZIP: 50629
(319) 635-2071
Primary
Total Enrollment 34
Rural Elementary School #3
1503 130th St
ZIP: 50629
(319) 635-2071
Primary
Total Enrollment 29
Rural Elementary School #4
1153 Denison Ave
ZIP: 50629
(319) 635-2071
Primary
Total Enrollment 31
Wapsie Valley High School
2535 Viking Ave
ZIP: 50629
(319) 638-6711
High
Total Enrollment 269
Triumph Elementary School
1348 145th St, 531 Prospect
ZIP: 50641
(319) 827-1700
Primary
Total Enrollment 49
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