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

Dallas Center is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (23.94%), management occupations (8.61%), and business and financial occupations (6.15%).

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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Dallas Center a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Dallas Center has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Dallas Center’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Dallas Center is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Dallas Center Demographics

The education level of Dallas Center citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.88% of adults in Dallas Center have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dallas Center in 2010 was $29,227, which is wealthy relative to Iowa, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,908 for a family of four. However, Dallas Center contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Dallas Center include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Swedish.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dallas Center 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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Dallas Center 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47

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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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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 4 districts:

DALLAS CENTER-GRIMES COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Schools in 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
Dc-G Meadows School
2555 W 1st St Suite 200
Grimes, IA, 50111
08-09
North Ridge Elementary School
400 Nw 27th St
Grimes, IA, 50111
03-04
South Prairie Elementary School
500 S James St
Grimes, IA, 50111
KG-02
Dallas Center Elementary School
1205 13th St
Dallas Center, IA, 50063
KG-05
Dallas Center-Grimes Middle School
1400 Vine Street
Dallas Center, IA, 50063
06-07
Dallas Center-Grimes High School
2555 W 1st St
Grimes, IA, 50111
10-12

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 19.0% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.1% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.7%

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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 Middle School
1200 18th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
06-08
Perry High School
1200 18th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
09-12
Perry Elementary School
1600 8th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
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 75.4% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.8% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 6.7%

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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
Desoto Intermediate School
317 Spruce St
De Soto, IA, 50069
03-05
Adm Senior High School
801 Nile Kinnick Dr S
Adel, IA, 50003
09-12
Adel Elementary School
1608 Grove St.
Adel, IA, 50003
PK-02
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 22.4% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.4% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 6.7%

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WOODWARD-GRANGER 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
Woodward-Granger Early Learning Center School
2200 State Street
Granger, IA, 50109
PK-01
Woodward Academy School
1251 334th St
Woodward, IA, 50276
05-12
Woodward-Granger High School
306 W 3rd St
Woodward, IA, 50276
09-12
Woodward-Granger Elementary School
2002 Oak Street
Granger, IA, 50109
02-05
Woodward-Granger Middle School
306 W 3rd St
Woodward, IA, 50276
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 37.6% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.0% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 6.7%

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