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Demographics

People

Total Population1,584
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens12.5%
Employed Population 16+801
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married50.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.2%
Median Earnings25+$31,360
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,313
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,694

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,653
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.2%
Median Gross Rent$756
Median House Value$96,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.6%
Irish16.9%
French Except Basque8%
English6.7%
Dutch4.6%
Italian3.5%
Welsh3.3%
Canadian3%
Norwegian1.6%
Swedish1.6%
Portuguese0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Russian0.2%
Polish0.2%
Czech0.2%
German0.1%
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Oskaloosa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson County
Standard Zip Codes66066
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.21
Approximate Longitude-95.31

Oskaloosa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOSKALOOSA 4 NE
Distance3.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp44 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip38.2 inches
StationLAWRENCE
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp46 to 68 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 70 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches
StationATCHISON
Distance26.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Easton357$36,250
McLouth1,156$58,000
Ozawkie804$80,000
Perry846$66,552
Valley Falls1,086$57,857
Winchester590$43,750

Oskaloosa Public Libraries

Oskaloosa Public Library
315 JEFFERSON ST.
Oskaloosa, Kansas
(785) 863-2475

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Oskaloosa Public Schools

Oskaloosa Elem
404 Park Street
ZIP: 66066
(785) 863-2254
Primary
Total Enrollment 315
Oskaloosa Jr-sr High School
404 Park Street
ZIP: 66066
(785) 863-2281
High
Total Enrollment 253
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