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Demographics

People

Total Population279
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+104
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married64.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,000
% Above Poverty Level76.7%
% Below Poverty Level23.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.8%
Median Gross Rent$519
Median House Value$80,800

Ancestry

German39.4%
Irish18.6%
English10%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
Norwegian8.6%
French Except Basque7.5%
Swiss2.2%
Czech1.4%
Swedish1.1%
Dutch1.1%
Scottish0.7%
Welsh0.4%
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Wadena Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fayette County
Standard Zip Codes52169
Phone Area Codes563
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.86
Approximate Longitude-91.66

Wadena Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFAYETTE
Distance8.1 miles
Jan Temp4 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip35.9 inches
StationELKADER 5 SSW
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp6 to 27 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches
StationNEW HAMPTON
Distance36.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 24 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington526$46,964
Clermont556$73,194
Elgin737$55,375
Fayette1,196$69,583
Volga194$51,250
West Union2,592$60,673

Wadena Public Libraries

Wadena Public Library
136 S MILL ST
Wadena, Iowa
(563) 774-2039

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