Dunkerton, IA

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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. 36.00% of Dunkerton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Dunkerton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunkerton who work in office and administrative support (19.53%), maintenance occupations (8.24%), and teaching (4.94%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Dunkerton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Dunkerton 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, Dunkerton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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.

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

Dunkerton Demographics

In terms of college education, the citizens of Dunkerton rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.21% of adults 25 and older in Dunkerton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Dunkerton in 2010 was $23,053, 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 $92,212 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

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. 5 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

136 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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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. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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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
Dunkerton 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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Dunkerton 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

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 4 districts:

UNION 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
Union Middle School
505 West
Dysart, IA, 52224
06-08
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
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 28.0% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.5% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 6.7%

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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
Perry #1 Elementary School
1726 Fairbank Amish Blvd
Independence, IA, 50644
KG-08
Jesup Middle School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
05-08
Triumph Elementary School
1348 145th St
Fairbank, IA, 50641
KG-08
Prairie Grove Elementary School
1501 150th St
Hazelton, IA, 50641
KG-08
Jesup High School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
09-12
Jesup Elementary School
531 Prospect
Jesup, IA, 50648
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 26.3% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.4% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.7%

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WAPSIE VALLEY 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
Wapsie Valley High School
2535 Viking Ave
Fairbank, IA, 50629
07-12
Rural Elementary School #4
1153 Denison Ave
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Rural Elementary School #3
1503 130th St
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Rural Elementary School #1
1099 Amish Blvd
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-08
Readlyn Elementary School
200 E 4th St
Readlyn, IA, 50668
PK-06
Fairbank Elementary School
311 5th St N
Fairbank, IA, 50629
PK-06
Rural Elementary School #2
Cr C57 And Amish Blvd
Fairbank, IA, 50629
KG-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 15.6% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 6.7%

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DUNKERTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

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 High School
509 Canfield
Dunkerton, IA, 50626
07-12
Dunkerton Elementary School
509 Canfield
Dunkerton, IA, 50626
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 38.9% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.4% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 6.7%

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