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People

Total Population 1,143
Male Share of the Population 45%
Female Share of the Population 55%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 541
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 52.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $69,583
% Above Poverty Level 82.3%
% Below Poverty Level 17.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.8%
Median Gross Rent $657
Median House Value $151,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.5%
US/American 0%
English 4.3%
Irish 12.6%

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

Shellsburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles NW of Cedar Rapids, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 206 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Benton
Standard Zip Codes 52332
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.094
Longitude -91.869

Shellsburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station VINTON
Distance 8.4 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 26 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 34.2 inches
Station INDEPENDENCE
Distance 26.9 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 26 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station OELWEIN 2 S
Distance 38.5 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Atkins 1,839 $98,500
Center Point 2,478 $86,367

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

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Shellsburg Public Library
"110 MAIN ST., BOX 248"
Shellsburg, Iowa
(319) 436-2112

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