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Demographics

People

Total Population645
Male Share of the Population44.5%
Female Share of the Population55.5%
Senior Citizens25.7%
Employed Population 16+301
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married60.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.7%
Median Earnings25+$33,295
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,563
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,417

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,688
% Above Poverty Level91.8%
% Below Poverty Level8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.9%
Median Gross Rent$744
Median House Value$80,300

Ancestry

German26.8%
Swedish18.3%
Irish7.3%
English4.8%
Norwegian4.7%
Arab3.6%
Lebanese3.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)3.4%
Dutch2.6%
Danishn1.7%
French Except Basque1.4%
Italian0.9%
Canadian0.9%
Czech0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Polish0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Bulgarian0.3%
Finnish0.3%
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Stratford Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hamilton County
Standard Zip Codes50249
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.27
Approximate Longitude-93.92

Stratford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWEBSTER CITY
Distance15 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationBOONE
Distance15.5 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
StationPERRY
Distance31.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boxholm221$36,250
Dayton704$47,813
Harcourt291$61,786
Lehigh406$48,125
Pilot Mound161$53,750
Stanhope406$53,750

Stratford Public Libraries

Stratford Public Library
816 SHAKESPEARE
Stratford, Iowa
(515) 838-2131

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Stratford Public Schools

Stratford Elementary
1000 Shakespeare Ave
ZIP: 50249
(515) 838-2208
Primary
Total Enrollment 102
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