Calmar, IA

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640 Vital Statistics. 35 Condition Alerts found.

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Calmar Profile


Overview

Calmar is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 960 people and just one neighborhood, Calmar is the 269th largest community in Iowa. Calmar has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Occupations and Workforce

Calmar is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Calmar is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Calmar who work in sales jobs (11.95%), office and administrative support (9.69%), and healthcare (7.92%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Calmar is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Calmar enrolled in college, Calmar has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.

Overall, Calmar’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Calmar spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.13 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Being a small city, Calmar does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Calmar Demographics

The citizens of Calmar are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.84% of adults in Calmar have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Calmar in 2010 was $22,458, which is lower middle income relative to Iowa, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,832 for a family of four.

The people who call Calmar home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Calmar residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Calmar include Norwegian, Irish, Czech, and English.

The most common language spoken in Calmar is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Calmar 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Calmar 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Calmar 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 14 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

HOWARD-WINNESHIEK COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cresco Early Childhood Development Center
1135 Canterbury St.
Cresco, IA, 52136
PK-KG
Lime Springs Elementary School
120 W. Jackson
Lime Springs, IA, 52155
PK-04
Elma Elementary School
319 Oak St
Elma, IA, 50628
PK-PK
Crestwood Elementary School
1000 4 Th Ave East
Cresco, IA, 52136
KG-06
Crestwood High School
1000 Schroder Dr
Cresco, IA, 52136
09-12
Cresco Junior High School
1000 4 Th Ave East
Cresco, IA, 52136
06-08
Elma Elementary School
319 Oak St.
Elma, IA, 50628
M-M
Lime Springs Elementary School
120 W. Jackson
Lime Springs, IA, 52155
M-M

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.2% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.5% 6.4%

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SOUTH WINNESHIEK COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
South Winneshiek High School
203 W South St
Calmar, IA, 52132
09-12
South Winneshiek Elementary School
208 E Brooks St
Ossian, IA, 52161
PK-05
South Winneshiek Middle School
208 E Brooks St
Ossian, IA, 52161
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.5% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 6.4%

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TURKEY VALLEY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Turkey Valley Elementary School
3219 St Hwy 24
Jackson Junction, IA, 52171
PK-06
Turkey Valley Jr Sr High School
3219 St Hwy 24
Jackson Junction, IA, 52171
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 6.4%

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