Dow City, IA

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Dow City Profile


Overview

Dow City is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 499 people and just one neighborhood, Dow City is the 364th largest community in Iowa.

Occupations and Workforce

Dow City is a blue-collar town, with 45.70% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Dow City is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dow City who work in office and administrative support (11.68%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.59%), and maintenance occupations (7.90%).


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Dow City is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

Dow City 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.

Dow City Demographics

The citizens of Dow City have a very low rate of college education: just 7.05% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Dow City in 2010 was $21,188, 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 $84,752 for a family of four.

The people who call Dow City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dow City residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Dow City include Swedish, Irish, French , and English.

The most common language spoken in Dow City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dow City 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property 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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Dow City 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 17 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:

DENISON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This 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
Denison Alternative High School
Hwy 30 East
Denison, IA, 51442
09-12
Denison High School
819 N 16 Th St
Denison, IA, 51442
09-12
Denison Middle School
1201 North 16 Th Street
Denison, IA, 51442
06-08
Denison Elementary School
38 N 20 Th St
Denison, IA, 51442
PK-03
Broadway Elementary School
1515 Broadway
Denison, IA, 51442
04-05

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 72.4% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.9% 6.4%

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BOYER 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
Boyer Valley Elementary School
212 School St
Dow City, IA, 51528
PK-05
Boyer Valley Middle/High School
1102 Iowa Ave
Dunlap, IA, 51529
06-12

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 36.0% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 6.4%

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CHARTER OAK-UTE 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
Charter Oak Ute High School
321 Main
Charter Oak, IA, 51439
09-12
Charter Oak Ute Elementary School
329 Main
Ute, IA, 51060
PK-05
Charter Oak Ute Junior High School
321 Main St
Charter Oak, IA, 51439
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 47.3% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.3% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 6.4%

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