Peosta, IA

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Peosta Profile


Overview

Peosta is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,618 people and just one neighborhood, Peosta is the 214th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Peosta was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Peosta economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Peosta, where the median household income is $81,397.00.

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

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Peosta is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Peosta is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Peosta who work in office and administrative support (12.68%), management occupations (11.66%), and sales jobs (10.19%).

Also of interest is that Peosta 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, Peosta is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Peosta 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, Peosta has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Peosta’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Peosta is a very car-oriented city. 0.97% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Peosta is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Peosta has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

Peosta 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.

Peosta Demographics

The percentage of people in Peosta who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.80% of adults in Peosta have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Peosta in 2010 was $23,273, 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 $93,092 for a family of four. However, Peosta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Peosta 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86

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Peosta 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47

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Peosta 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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DUBUQUE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.3% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.9% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 6.4%

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WESTERN DUBUQUE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Drexler Middle Intermediate School
405 3 Rd Ave Ne
Farley, IA, 52046
05-08
Peosta Elementary School
8522 Burds Rd
Peosta, IA, 52068
PK-04
Bernard Elementary School
867 Bernard Rd
Bernard, IA, 52032
PK-04
Cascade Elementary School
110 Harrison St Se
Cascade, IA, 52033
PK-06
Dyersville Elementary School
813 12 Th Ave Sw
Dyersville, IA, 52040
PK-04
Epworth Elementary School
201 Jacoby Drive E
Epworth, IA, 52045
PK-04
Western Dubuque High School
302 5 Th Ave Sw
Epworth, IA, 52045
09-12
Farley Elementary School
405 3 Rd Ave Ne
Farley, IA, 52046
PK-04
Cascade Junior Senior High School
505 Johnson St Nw
Cascade, IA, 52033
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Hispanic
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.5% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 6.4%

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