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Demographics

People

Total Population241
Male Share of the Population40.7%
Female Share of the Population59.3%
Senior Citizens18.3%
Employed Population 16+125
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married49%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.8%
Median Earnings25+$29,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,929
% Above Poverty Level87.6%
% Below Poverty Level12.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.8%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$35,800

Ancestry

German36.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.7%
Irish19.1%
English7.5%
Scottish6.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Swedish2.5%
Italian2.1%
Dutch1.2%
Czech0.8%
Danishn0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
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Prescott Almanac

CategoryValue
County Adams County
Standard Zip Codes50859
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.02
Approximate Longitude-94.61

Prescott 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
Distance7.6 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
Distance11.2 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
Distance25.4 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
Bridgewater166$50,000
Corning1,581$60,000
Creston7,860$59,806
Cromwell103$71,250
Lenox1,438$53,250
Nodaway87$51,250

Prescott Public Libraries

Prescott Public Library
607 2ND ST
Prescott, Iowa
(641) 335-2238

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Prescott Public Schools

Prescott Elementary School
813 1st Street
ZIP: 50859
(641) 335-2211
Primary
Total Enrollment 38
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