Demographics

People

Total Population791
Male Share of the Population54.5%
Female Share of the Population45.5%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+384
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married50.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.3%
Median Earnings25+$34,837
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,685

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,667
% Above Poverty Level80.8%
% Below Poverty Level19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.1%
Median Gross Rent$672
Median House Value$77,500

Ancestry

German33.6%
Norwegian12.8%
Irish10.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
Swedish5.6%
Danishn3.8%
English3.7%
Scottish3.2%
Ukrainian2.4%
French Except Basque1.9%
Czech1.3%
Welsh1%
Italian1%
Arab0.9%
Syrian0.6%
West Indian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Belgian0.4%
Lebanese0.3%
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Sioux Rapids Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyBuena Vista County
Standard Zip Codes50585
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.89
Approximate Longitude-95.14

Sioux Rapids Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSIOUX RAPIDS 4 E
Distance4.3 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches
StationSPENCER 1 N
Distance18.9 miles
Jan Temp5 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip28.6 inches
StationSANBORN
Distance32.9 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip28.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albert City625$52,167
Linn Grove190$56,250
Marathon242$56,250
Peterson368$50,875
Rembrandt171$53,750
Webb162$56,250

Sioux Rapids Public Libraries

Sioux Rapids Memorial Library
215 2ND ST
Sioux Rapids, Iowa
(712) 283-2064

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Sioux Rapids Public Schools

Sioux Central Elementary School
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
ZIP: 50585
(712) 283-2571
Primary
Total Enrollment 316
Sioux Central High
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
ZIP: 50585
(712) 283-2571
High
Total Enrollment 220
Sioux Central Middle School
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
ZIP: 50585
(712) 283-2571
Middle
Total Enrollment 100
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