Dallas Center, IA

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Dallas Center Profile


Overview

Dallas Center is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,792 people and just one neighborhood, Dallas Center is the 187th largest community in Iowa.

Dallas Center real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Dallas Center house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dallas Center is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dallas Center is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallas Center who work in office and administrative support (25.88%), management occupations (8.10%), and business and financial occupations (6.39%).

Also of interest is that Dallas Center has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Dallas Center is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Dallas Center really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Dallas Center perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

As is often the case in a small city, Dallas Center doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Dallas Center Demographics

The citizens of Dallas Center are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.97% of adults in Dallas Center have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dallas Center in 2010 was $29,529, which is wealthy relative to Iowa, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,116 for a family of four.

The people who call Dallas Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dallas Center residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Dallas Center include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Dallas Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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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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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dallas Center 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Dallas Center 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 27 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 4 districts:

DALLAS CENTER-GRIMES 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
Dc G Meadows
2555 W 1 St St Suite 200
Grimes, IA, 50111
08-09
Dallas Center Grimes High School
2555 W 1 St St
Grimes, IA, 50111
10-12
Dallas Center Grimes Middle School
1400 Vine Street
Dallas Center, IA, 50063
06-07
Dallas Center Elementary
1205 13 Th St
Dallas Center, IA, 50063
KG-05
South Prairie Elementary
500 S James St
Grimes, IA, 50111
KG-02
North Ridge Elementary
400 Nw 27 Th St
Grimes, IA, 50111
PK-04

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 17.6% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 6.4%

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PERRY 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

(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
Perry Elementary
1600 8 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
PK-05
Perry High School
1200 18 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
09-12
Perry Middle School
1200 18 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
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 34.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.0% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.4%

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ADEL DESOTO MINBURN 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

(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
Adel Elementary School
1608 Grove St.
Adel, IA, 50003
PK-02
Adm Senior High School
801 Nile Kinnick Dr S
Adel, IA, 50003
09-12
Desoto Intermediate School
317 Spruce St
Desoto, IA, 50069
03-05
Adm Middle School
801 Nile Kinnick Dr. S.
Adel, IA, 50003
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 24.5% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 6.4%

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WOODWARD-GRANGER 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

(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
Woodward Academy
1251 334 Th St
Woodward, IA, 50276
05-12
Woodward Granger High School
306 W 3 Rd St
Woodward, IA, 50276
09-12
Woodward Granger Grandwood
1251 334 Th St
Woodward, IA, 50276
M-M
Woodward Granger Middle School
306 W 3 Rd St
Woodward, IA, 50276
06-08
Woodward Granger Elementary School
2200 State St
Granger, IA, 50109
PK-05

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 39.3% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 6.4%

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