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Demographics

People

Total Population3,423
Male Share of the Population42.5%
Female Share of the Population57.5%
Senior Citizens24.5%
Employed Population 16+1,622
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married54.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.3%
Median Earnings25+$41,103
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,568
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,701

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,229
% Above Poverty Level86.2%
% Below Poverty Level13.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.3%
Median Gross Rent$700
Median House Value$146,500

Ancestry

German31.6%
Norwegian21.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.9%
Irish8.9%
English8.6%
Swedish6.4%
Italian3.1%
Scottish2.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Dutch2.5%
Polish1.9%
Welsh1.7%
Danishn1.7%
Russian0.9%
Luxemburger0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Serbian0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Arab0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Syrian0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
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Story City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Story 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
Ames64,073$78,323
Ellsworth574$63,750
Gilbert1,183$93,472
McCallsburg325$51,667
Randall188$63,750
Roland1,312$80,500

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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