Storm Lake, IA

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Storm Lake Profile


Overview

Storm Lake is a somewhat small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 10,910 people and just one neighborhood, Storm Lake is the 36th largest community in Iowa.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Storm Lake is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.73% of the Storm Lake workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Storm Lake is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Storm Lake who work in office and administrative support (9.23%), sales jobs (8.86%), and food service (6.99%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Storm Lake spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 10.86 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Storm Lake Demographics

The education level of Storm Lake citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.25% of adults 25 and older in Storm Lake have a college degree.

The per capita income in Storm Lake in 2010 was $19,660, which is low income relative to Iowa, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,640 for a family of four. However, Storm Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Storm Lake is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Storm Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Storm Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Storm Lake also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 39.03% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Storm Lake include Irish, English, Swedish, and Norwegian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Storm Lake's cultural character, accounting for 31.63% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Storm Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Storm Lake 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Storm Lake 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

 
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 2 districts:

STORM LAKE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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
East Early Childhood Ctr
930 E 5 Th
Storm Lake, IA, 50588
PK-KG
St Lake/Ia Cntrl/Buena Vista Early College Hs
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA, 50588
09-12
Storm Lake High School
621 Tornado Dr
Storm Lake, IA, 50588
09-12
Storm Lake Elementary
1810 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA, 50588
PK-04
Storm Lake Middle School
1811 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA, 50588
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 75.6% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.8% 6.4%

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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
Alta Elementary School
1009 Main St
Alta, IA, 51002
PK-05
Alta Aurelia High School School
1009 South Main Street
Alta, IA, 51002
09-12

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 47.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.3% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 6.4%

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