Mason City, IA (Plymouth / Rock Falls)




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About Mason City, IA (Plymouth / Rock Falls)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Plymouth / Rock Falls median real estate price is $166,651, which is more expensive than 72.0% of the neighborhoods in Iowa and 44.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Plymouth / Rock Falls is currently $706, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 62.1% of Iowa neighborhoods.

Plymouth / Rock Falls is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Mason City, Iowa.

Plymouth / Rock Falls real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.5% in Plymouth / Rock Falls. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 43.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 29.2% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood has more Norwegian and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 13.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 5.4% have Scottish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

Priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the folks of the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood may actually hold the key. 67.9% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 13 residents per square mile, Plymouth / Rock Falls is less crowded than 96.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood in Mason City are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 65.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 13.6% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 56.1% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood, 34.1% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 28.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (23.3%), and 12.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood in Mason City, IA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (41.2%). There are also a number of people of Norwegian ancestry (13.6%), and residents who report Irish roots (13.0%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (7.9%), along with some Scottish ancestry residents (5.4%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.8% of households.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Plymouth / Rock Falls neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Plymouth / Rock Falls 0.101011101001110
Mason City 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Plymouth / Rock Falls 0.101011101001110
Mason City 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Plymouth / Rock Falls 0.101011101001110
Mason City 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

MASON CITY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

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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
Alternative School
19 N. Illinois Ave.
Mason City, IA, 50401
09-12
Harding Elementary School
1239 N Rhode Island Ave
Mason City, IA, 50401
PK-04
Hoover Elementary School
1123 8 Th St. Nw
Mason City, IA, 50401
PK-04
Jefferson Elementary School
1421 4 Th St. Se
Mason City, IA, 50401
PK-04
John Adams Middle School
29 S Illinois Ave
Mason City, IA, 50401
07-08
Mason City High School
1700 4 Th St. Se
Mason City, IA, 50401
09-12
Roosevelt Elementary School
313 15 Th St. Se
Mason City, IA, 50401
PK-04
Lincoln Intermediate
1625 S. Pennsylvania Ave
Mason City, IA, 50401
05-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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CLEAR LAKE 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
Clear Creek Elementary School
901 S 14 Th St
Clear Lake, IA, 50428
PK-05
Clear Lake High School
125 N 20 Th St
Clear Lake, IA, 50428
09-12
Clear Lake Middle School School
1601 3 Rd Ave North
Clear Lake, IA, 50428
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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CENTRAL SPRINGS 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
Central Springs Middle School
509 N Iowa Ave
Nora Springs, IA, 50458
05-08
Central Springs Elem. Manly Campus
105 S East St
Manly, IA, 50456
PK-04
Central Springs High School
105 S East St
Manly, IA, 50456
09-12
Central Springs Elem. School Nora Springs
509 N Iowa Ave
Nora Springs, IA, 50458
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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WEST FORK CSD


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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
West Fork Elementary At Rockwell
210 S 2 Nd St
Rockwell, IA, 50469
PK-04
West Fork Elementary Sheffield
504 Park St.
Sheffield, IA, 50475
PK-01
West Fork High School
453 N. 5 Th St.
Sheffield, IA, 50475
09-12
West Fork Middle School
210 S 2 Nd St
Rockwell, IA, 50469
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
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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RUDD-ROCKFORD-MARBLE RK 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
Rrmr Elementary School
1460 210 Th Street
Rockford, IA, 50468
PK-06
Rockford Junior Senior Rockford Senior High
1460 210 Th Street
Rockford, IA, 50468
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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White (non-hispanic)
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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