Columbus Junction, IA

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Columbus Junction Profile


Overview

Columbus Junction is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,860 people and just one neighborhood, Columbus Junction is the 164th largest community in Iowa. Columbus Junction has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Columbus Junction, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 64.16% of Columbus Junction’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Columbus Junction is a city of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbus Junction who work in office and administrative support (6.55%), sales jobs (4.76%), and healthcare suport services (3.81%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Columbus Junction’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

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

Columbus Junction Demographics

In Columbus Junction, just 9.14% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Columbus Junction in 2010 was $17,886, which is low income relative to Iowa, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,544 for a family of four. However, Columbus Junction contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Columbus Junction is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Columbus Junction home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Columbus Junction residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Columbus Junction also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 53.49% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Columbus Junction include Irish, English, Welsh, and French .

Columbus Junction also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.81%.

The most common language spoken in Columbus Junction is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
Columbus Junction 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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Columbus Junction 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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 5 districts:

COLUMBUS COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

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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
Columbus Community High School
1004 Colton St
Columbus Junction, IA, 52738
09-12
Roundy Elementary School
1212 Colton St
Columbus Junction, IA, 52738
PK-06
Columbus Community Junior High School
1004 Colton St
Columbus Junction, IA, 52738
07-08

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 74.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.4% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 6.4%

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WAPELLO COMM SCHOOL 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

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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
Wapello Elementary School
505 N Cedar
Wapello, IA, 52653
PK-06
Wapello Senior High School
501 Buchanan St
Wapello, IA, 52653
09-12
Wapello Junior High School
501 Buchanan St
Wapello, IA, 52653
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.0% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.0% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 6.4%

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LONE TREE COMM SCHOOL 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

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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
Lone Tree Elementary School
303 S Devoe St
Lone Tree, IA, 52755
PK-05
Lone Tree Junior Senior High School
303 S Devoe St
Lone Tree, IA, 52755
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Black
Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 6.4%

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WINFIELD-MT UNION COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Winfield Elementary School
208 S Olive
Winfield, IA, 52659
PK-05
Winfield Mt Union Jr Sr High School
208 S Olive
Winfield, IA, 52659
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 6.4%

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MORNING SUN 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
Morning Sun Elementary School
311 Division Street
Morning Sun, IA, 52640
PK-06

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 37.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 6.4%

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