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Demographics

People

Total Population1,621
Male Share of the Population60%
Female Share of the Population40%
Senior Citizens9.6%
Employed Population 16+664
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married36.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.2%
Median Earnings25+$39,485
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$38,214
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,941

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,482
% Above Poverty Level78.9%
% Below Poverty Level21.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation2.6%

Housing

People Living Alone32.2%
Median Gross Rent$729
Median House Value$114,200

Ancestry

German23.4%
Irish18.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.9%
Norwegian4.1%
English3.7%
Swedish2.7%
Dutch2.6%
Scottish1.7%
French Except Basque1.7%
Italian1.5%
Czech1.4%
Danishn1%
Welsh0.9%
Arab0.5%
Egyptian0.5%
Polish0.5%
Swiss0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Woodward Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes50276
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.85
Approximate Longitude-93.92

Woodward Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPERRY
Distance10.2 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
StationANKENY
Distance20.7 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
StationDES MOINES AP
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bouton161$42,321
Granger1,461$102,639
Luther147$78,250
Madrid2,585$61,977
Minburn366$56,250
Perry7,876$54,804

Woodward Public Libraries

Woodward Public Library
118 S MAIN ST
Woodward, Iowa
(515) 438-2636

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Woodward Public Schools

Woodward Academy
1251 334th St
ZIP: 50276
(515) 438-3481
Other
Total Enrollment 298
Woodward-granger Grandwood
1251 334th St
ZIP: 50276
(515) 438-3240
Woodward-granger High School
306 W 3rd St
ZIP: 50276
(515) 438-2115
High
Total Enrollment 216
Woodward-granger Middle School
306 W 3rd St
ZIP: 50276
(515) 438-4653
Middle
Total Enrollment 178

Woodward Private Schools

Woodward Academy
1251 334th St
ZIP: 50276
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 268
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