Perry, IA (Dawson / Linden)




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About Perry, IA (Dawson / Linden)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Dawson / Linden median real estate price is $180,471, which is more expensive than 78.9% of the neighborhoods in Iowa and 48.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Dawson / Linden is currently $655, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 71.0% of Iowa neighborhoods.

Dawson / Linden is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Perry, Iowa.

Dawson / Linden 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 Dawson / Linden 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.

Dawson / Linden has a 13.3% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 68.8% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Perry, the Dawson / Linden neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

Most American households own a car or other vehicle. Many own two cars or perhaps three. In the United States, it is useful to have an automobile not only for commuting, but also for shopping and getting to other services one needs. But NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that households in the Dawson / Linden neighborhood have a highly unusual car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 38.5% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

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 11 residents per square mile, Dawson / Linden is less crowded than 96.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods. One of the notable things about Dawson / Linden is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Dawson / Linden neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 4.3% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 95.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're planning where to retire, the Dawson / Linden neighborhood in Perry is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in IA, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 89.0% of the neighborhoods in Iowa. If you are considering retiring to Iowa, this is a good neighborhood to look at. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.


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 Dawson / Linden neighborhood in Perry are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 73.5% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 16.1% 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 50.8% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Dawson / Linden neighborhood, 42.6% 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 25.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.1%), and 9.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Dawson / Linden neighborhood in Perry, IA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (36.6%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (16.6%), and residents who report Irish roots (14.6%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (3.6%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Dawson / Linden neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.4%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Dawson / Linden neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (28.0% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (86.7%) 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 (11.2%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Dawson / Linden 0.101011101001110
Perry 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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Dawson / Linden 0.101011101001110
Perry 0.101011101001110
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Dawson / Linden 0.101011101001110
Perry 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 19 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

PERRY 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.

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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
Perry Elementary
1600 8 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
PK-05
Perry High School
1200 18 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
09-12
Perry Middle School
1200 18 Th Street
Perry, IA, 50220
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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ADEL DESOTO MINBURN 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
Adel Elementary School
1608 Grove St.
Adel, IA, 50003
PK-02
Adm Senior High School
801 Nile Kinnick Dr S
Adel, IA, 50003
09-12
Desoto Intermediate School
317 Spruce St
Desoto, IA, 50069
03-05
Adm Middle School
801 Nile Kinnick Dr. S.
Adel, IA, 50003
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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WEST CENTRAL 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
West Central Valley Middle School
1375 High St.
Redfield, IA, 50233
06-08
Dexter Elementary School
803 Washington Street
Dexter, IA, 50070
KG-05
Stuart Elementary School
320 N.E. 3 Rd St
Stuart, IA, 50250
PK-05
West Central Valley High School
3299 White Pole Rd
Stuart, IA, 50250
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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PANORAMA 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
Panorama Elementary
401 Panther Drive
Panora, IA, 50216
PK-05
Panorama High School
701 W. Main
Panora, IA, 50216
09-12
Panorama Middle School
701 W. Main
Panora, IA, 50216
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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White (non-hispanic)
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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