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Demographics

People

Total Population1,424
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+650
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married54.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.3%
Median Earnings25+$26,336
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,292
% Above Poverty Level81.3%
% Below Poverty Level18.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.1%
Median Gross Rent$618
Median House Value$81,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.8%
Irish14.6%
English6.7%
French Except Basque3%
Italian2.4%
Scottish2.4%
Swedish2.1%
Norwegian1.2%
Welsh0.9%
Czech0.9%
Danishn0.7%
Russian0.6%
German0.4%
Polish0.3%
Greek0.2%
Dutch0.1%
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Lenox Almanac

CategoryValue
County Taylor County
Standard Zip Codes50851
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.88
Approximate Longitude-94.55

Lenox Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCORNING
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp11 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip35.9 inches
StationCRESTON 2 SW
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip33.9 inches
StationBEDFORD
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clearfield371$47,083
Corning1,598$61,012
Creston7,877$57,661
Cromwell102$67,500
Diagonal319$61,875
Prescott250$50,417

Lenox Public Libraries

Lenox Public Library
101 N MAIN
Lenox, Iowa
(641) 333-4411

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Lenox Public Schools

Lenox Elementary School
600 S. Locust
ZIP: 50851
(641) 333-2244
Primary
Total Enrollment 292
Lenox High School
600 S Locust
ZIP: 50851
(641) 333-2244
High
Total Enrollment 219
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