Dunkerton, IA

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640 Vital Statistics. 37 Condition Alerts found.

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Dunkerton Profile


Overview

Dunkerton is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 842 people and just one neighborhood, Dunkerton is the 294th largest community in Iowa.

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

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Dunkerton, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.63% of Dunkerton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Dunkerton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunkerton who work in office and administrative support (15.63%), maintenance occupations (8.26%), and food service (5.36%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Dunkerton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Dunkerton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Dunkerton 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.

Dunkerton Demographics

In Dunkerton, just 11.76% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Dunkerton in 2010 was $23,320, 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 $93,280 for a family of four. However, Dunkerton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 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
Dunkerton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dunkerton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Dunkerton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 16 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:

UNION COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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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

(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
Union High School
200 Adams St
La Porte City, IA, 50651
09-12
La Porte City Elementary School
515 Fillmore
La Porte City, IA, 50651
PK-05
Union Middle School
505 West
Dysart, IA, 52224
06-08
Dysart Geneseo Elementary School
411 Lincoln
Dysart, IA, 52224
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 26.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.4%

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JESUP 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
Prairie Grove Elementary School
1501 150 Th St
Hazelton, IA, 50641
KG-08
Triumph Elementary School
1348 145 Th St
Fairbank, IA, 50641
KG-08
Perry #1 Elementary School
1726 Fairbank Amish Blvd
Independence, IA, 50644
KG-08
Jesup Elementary School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
PK-04
Jesup High School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
09-12
Jesup Middle School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
05-08

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 25.6% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.0% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 6.4%

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WAPSIE 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
Rural Elementary School #2
Cr C57 And Amish Blvd
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Rural Elementary School #1
1099 Amish Blvd
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Rural Elementary School #3
1503 130 Th St
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Rural Elementary School #4
1153 Denison Ave
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Wapsie Valley High School
2535 Viking Ave
Fairbank, IA, 50629
07-12
Fairbank Elementary School
311 5 Th St N
Fairbank, IA, 50629
PK-06
Readlyn Elementary School
200 E 4 Th St
Readlyn, IA, 50668
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 17.2% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 6.4%

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DUNKERTON 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
Dunkerton Elementary
509 Canfield
Dunkerton, IA, 50626
PK-06
Dunkerton High School
509 Canfield
Dunkerton, IA, 50626
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 32.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.6% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 6.4%

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