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Demographics

People

Total Population943
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens17.3%
Employed Population 16+426
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married50.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,061
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,167
% Above Poverty Level85.6%
% Below Poverty Level14.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.9%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$70,400

Ancestry

German25.3%
English13.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Danishn11%
Irish10.4%
Dutch8.3%
Norwegian8%
Scottish2.8%
Swedish2.8%
French Except Basque2.3%
Czech1.3%
Croatian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Italian0.2%
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Whiting Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monona County
Standard Zip Codes51063
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.12
Approximate Longitude-96.15

Whiting Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationONAWA 3 NW
Distance4.3 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 66 F
Annual Precip30 inches
StationWALTHILL
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip28.8 inches
StationSIOUX CITY AP
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip25.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blencoe253$61,875
Castana94$51,250
Hornick298$62,188
Onawa2,906$50,542
Sloan1,192$66,842
Smithland185$68,750

Whiting Public Libraries

Whiting Public Library
407 WHITTIER ST
Whiting, Iowa
(712) 455-2612

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Whiting Public Schools

Whiting Elementary School
606 West St
ZIP: 51063
(712) 455-2468
Primary
Total Enrollment 108
Whiting Senior High School
606 West St
ZIP: 51063
(712) 455-2468
Other
Total Enrollment 95
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