Demographics

People

Total Population3,395
Male Share of the Population41.5%
Female Share of the Population58.5%
Senior Citizens23.4%
Employed Population 16+1,504
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married53.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher55.6%
Median Earnings25+$42,373
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$43,716
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,212

Wealth

Median Family Income$81,346
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone34.8%
Median Gross Rent$753
Median House Value$150,900

Ancestry

German32%
Norwegian21.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
English9%
Irish3.9%
Scottish3.2%
Swedish3.1%
French Except Basque2.6%
Italian2.3%
Welsh1.8%
Swiss1.4%
Dutch1.2%
Danishn1.1%
Russian0.6%
Czech0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Arab0.4%
Syrian0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Finnish0.2%
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Story City Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyStory County
Standard Zip Codes50248
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.18
Approximate Longitude-93.59

Story City 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
Distance14.7 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
Distance17.6 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
StationANKENY
Distance32.6 miles
Jan Temp9 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ames65,937$84,248
Ellsworth542$68,068
Gilbert955$97,143
McCallsburg378$69,750
Randall170$68,125
Roland1,233$86,538

Story City Public Libraries

Bertha Bartlett Public Library
503 BROAD ST
Story City, Iowa
(515) 733-2685

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Story City Hospitals

Story City Memorial Hospital
(Government - Local)
812 Elm Avenue
(515) 733-5121

Story City Public Schools

Roland-story Elementary School
900 Hillcrest Dr
ZIP: 50248
(515) 733-4386
Primary
Total Enrollment 467
Roland-story High School
1009 Story St
ZIP: 50248
(515) 733-4329
High
Total Enrollment 308
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