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Demographics

People

Total Population1,007
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens33.3%
Employed Population 16+496
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married67%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,815
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,458
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,095
% Above Poverty Level93.9%
% Below Poverty Level6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$471
Median House Value$73,800

Ancestry

Dutch19.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.8%
Irish6.6%
Norwegian4.5%
English2.9%
Swedish2.9%
Welsh1%
Polish1%
French Except Basque0.9%
Greek0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Czech0.4%
US/American0.3%
German0.3%
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George Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lyon County
Standard Zip Codes51237
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.34
Approximate Longitude-96

George Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationROCK RAPIDS
Distance10.3 miles
Jan Temp3 to 24 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip27.4 inches
StationSANBORN
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip28.3 inches
StationWORTHINGTON 2 NNE
Distance29.8 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip27.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ashton427$58,333
Boyden794$62,917
Doon632$68,750
Little Rock477$60,000
Rock Rapids2,569$69,313
Sheldon5,015$65,027

George Public Libraries

George Public Library
119 S MAIN ST
George, Iowa
(712) 475-3897

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George Public Schools

George Elementary School
500 E Indiana Ave
ZIP: 51237
(712) 475-3675
Primary
Total Enrollment 148
George-little Rock Senior High School
500 E Indiana Ave
ZIP: 51237
(712) 475-3311
High
Total Enrollment 143
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