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Demographics

People

Total Population1,263
Male Share of the Population45.3%
Female Share of the Population54.7%
Senior Citizens16.5%
Employed Population 16+554
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married57.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.5%
Median Earnings25+$35,729
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,667

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,986
% Above Poverty Level90.1%
% Below Poverty Level9.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.3%
Median Gross Rent$384
Median House Value$101,500

Ancestry

Dutch16.9%
Irish13.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.6%
English11%
Welsh4.5%
Scottish3.5%
German3.2%
Swedish2.8%
Czech2.7%
Norwegian2.2%
Italian1.7%
French Except Basque1.7%
Polish0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Swiss0.2%
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New Sharon Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mahaska County
Standard Zip Codes50207
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.47
Approximate Longitude-92.65

New Sharon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOSKALOOSA
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationGRINNELL 3 SW
Distance17.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationSIGOURNEY
Distance25.2 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnes City265$47,500
Leighton193$57,083
Lynnville456$63,500

New Sharon Public Libraries

Stilwell Public Library
107 W MAPLE
New Sharon, Iowa
(641) 637-4049

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New Sharon Public Schools

North Mahaska Jr-sr High School
2163 135th St
ZIP: 50207
(641) 637-4187
High
Total Enrollment 264
North Mahaska Elementary School
2163 135th Street
ZIP: 50207
(641) 637-4041
Primary
Total Enrollment 284
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