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Demographics

People

Total Population345
Male Share of the Population50.4%
Female Share of the Population49.6%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+161
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married44.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.3%
Median Earnings25+$21,161
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$2
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,341

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,000
% Above Poverty Level81.4%
% Below Poverty Level18.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.5%
Median Gross Rent$544
Median House Value$58,500

Ancestry

German33.6%
Norwegian27.8%
Irish11.3%
English8.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.9%
French Except Basque1.7%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish1.2%
Danishn0.9%
Portuguese0.9%
Polish0.6%
Australian0.6%
Scottish0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Czech0.3%
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Kensett Almanac

CategoryValue
County Worth County
Standard Zip Codes50448
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.35
Approximate Longitude-93.21

Kensett Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNORTHWOOD
Distance5.5 miles
Jan Temp3 to 21 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationMASON CITY AP
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp5 to 23 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip34.4 inches
StationALBERT LEA 3 SE
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip33.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carpenter102$58,750
Grafton355$48,438
Hanlontown211$65,833
Manly1,551$55,735
Northwood1,931$52,917
Plymouth344$53,125

Kensett Public Libraries

Kensett Public Library
214 5TH ST
Kensett, Iowa
(641) 845-2222

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