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People

Total Population2,554
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+1,141
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married44.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

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

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,671
% Above Poverty Level90.3%
% Below Poverty Level9.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone33.8%
Median Gross Rent$729
Median House Value$111,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9%
US/American0%
English10.7%
Irish14.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Madrid Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 15 miles SW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City117 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
CountyBoone
Standard Zip Codes50156
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude41.876
Longitude-93.823

Madrid Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationAMES 8 WSW
Distance10.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 27 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip34 inches
StationBOONE
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches
StationPERRY
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Madrid, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Zook Spur (50156)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Granger1,587$100,500
Luther161$68,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Madrid Public Libraries

Library
Madrid Public Library
100 W. 3RD STREET
Madrid, Iowa
(515) 795-3846

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Madrid High Schools

MADRID HIGH SCHOOL
599 N KENNEDY
515-795-3240
Serves 186 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.9

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