Pocahontas, IA

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Pocahontas Profile


Overview

Pocahontas is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,740 people and just one neighborhood, Pocahontas is the 171st largest community in Iowa.

Occupations and Workforce

Pocahontas is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pocahontas is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pocahontas who work in sales jobs (12.13%), teaching (9.78%), and healthcare (8.54%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Pocahontas 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, Pocahontas’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pocahontas is worth considering.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Pocahontas spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.29 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Pocahontas 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.

Pocahontas Demographics

The citizens of Pocahontas are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.11% of adults in Pocahontas having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Pocahontas in 2010 was $26,124, which is upper middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,496 for a family of four. However, Pocahontas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
Pocahontas 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Pocahontas 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

POCAHONTAS AREA COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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
Pocahontas Area Elementary School
208 1 St Ave Sw
Pocahontas, IA, 50574
PK-06
Pocahontas Area Regional Learning Center
202 1 St Ave Sw
Pocahontas, IA, 50574
09-12
Pocahontas Area Middle/ High School
205 2 Nd Ave Nw
Pocahontas, IA, 50574
07-12
Pocahontal Area Pomeroy Elementary
202 E Harrison
Pomeroy, IA, 50575
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 46.6% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 6.4%

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LAURENS-MARATHON 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

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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
Laurens Marathon High School
300 W Garfield
Laurens, IA, 50554
09-12
Laurens Marathon Middle School
300 W Garfield
Laurens, IA, 50554
06-08
Laurens Marathon Elementary School
300 W Garfield
Laurens, IA, 50554
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.2% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.4% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.4%

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ALBERT CITY-TRUESDALE 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

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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
Albert City Truesdale Elementary School
300 Orchard
Albert City, IA, 50510
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 58.7% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.4% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.3% 6.4%

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GILMORE CITY-BRADGATE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Gilmore City Elementary School
402 Se E Ave
Gilmore City, IA, 50541
KG-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 61.4% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.4%

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