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Demographics

People

Total Population553
Male Share of the Population47%
Female Share of the Population53%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+284
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married61.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,845
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,132

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.1%
Median Gross Rent$692
Median House Value$67,700

Ancestry

German33.5%
Danishn13.9%
Irish13.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.8%
English8.1%
Swedish5.1%
Scottish4.9%
Norwegian3.6%
Italian3.1%
French Except Basque2%
Dutch1.6%
Polish1.1%
African0.5%
Brazilian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Canadian0.4%
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Lewis Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cass County
Standard Zip Codes51544
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.3
Approximate Longitude-95.08

Lewis Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationOAKLAND
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationCORNING
Distance28.3 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlantic6,817$51,306
Cumberland250$49,583
Elliott472$55,417
Grant108$0
Griswold1,176$52,083

Lewis Public Libraries

Lewis Public Library
412 W MAIN ST
Lewis, Iowa
(712) 769-2228

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Lewis Public Schools

Lewis Elementary School
201 1st Street
ZIP: 51544
(712) 769-2221
Primary
Total Enrollment 131
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