Dows city, Iowa

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Dows city, Iowa

Dows city, Iowa
Population
- Total:538 (2010)
- Density:538,0/sq mi (269,0/sq km)
Area
- Total:2 sq mi (3 sq km)
- Land:1 sq mi (2 sq km)
- Water:1 sq mi (1 sq km)
- % water:33,33 %
Latitude:+42.6618160
Longitude:-093.5054928

Quick information summary of the Dows city area.

Dows city is located in the state of Iowa. It occupies the area of 2 square miles. 1 square miles are water areas and 1 square miles remain for land areas. Center of the Dows city lies at +42.6618160, -093.5054928 coordinates. According to the 2010 Census, there are 538 living in the Dows city. The racial makeup shows these 3 races as the most frequent : White (93.31%), Some Other Race (3.9%) and Two or More races (1.3%). Median age is 45 for the males and 50 for the females.

Statistical data for the Dows city based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
538
White alone
50293.31 %
Black or African American alone
71.30 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
10.19 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
213.90 %
Two or More races
71.30 %

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Population break-up based on Counties and Subdivisions in the area

Counties Subdivisions
County (whole county) Dows city part within the County Subdivision (whole subdivision) Dows city part within the Subdivision
Franklin County 10.680- Dows city part78
Morgan township 265- Dows city part78
Wright County 13.229- Dows city part460
Blaine township 688- Dows city part460

Statistical data for the Dows city

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
538
White alone
50293.31 %
Black or African American alone
71.30 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
10.19 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
213.90 %
Two or More races
71.30 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
538
Not Hispanic or Latino
43981.60 %
Hispanic or Latino
9918.40 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
538
Not Hispanic or Latino
43981.60 %
White alone
43298.41 %
Black or African American alone
10.23 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
10.23 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
00.00 %
Two or More races
51.14 %
Hispanic or Latino
9918.40 %
White alone
7070.71 %
Black or African American alone
66.06 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
2121.21 %
Two or More races
22.02 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
48
Male
45
Female
50

Household Type

Total
250
Family households
14256.80 %
Husband-wife family
11278.87 %
Other family
3021.13 %
Male householder, no wife present
1136.67 %
Female householder, no husband present
1963.33 %
Nonfamily households
10843.20 %
Householder living alone
9688.89 %
Householder not living alone
1211.11 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Dows city - including Historical Features

Distance is calculated from the Dows city center coordinates

Distance limit:

Random list of Geographic Features located within the radius of 3 miles from the Dows city center

Building

  • Dows Ambulance Service [0.49 mi] [0.8 km]
  • Dows Fire Department [0.49 mi] [0.8 km]
  • Dows City Hall [0.43 mi] [0.69 km]
  • Dows Public Library [0.43 mi] [0.69 km]
  • Dows Welcome Center [0.3 mi] [0.49 km]
  • Quasdorf Wagon, Machine and Blacksmith Shop Museum [0.3 mi] [0.49 km]

Cemetery

  • Fairview Cemetery [0.74 mi] [1.2 km]
  • Mount Hope Cemetery [1.72 mi] [2.78 km]

Church

  • First Lutheran Church [0.34 mi] [0.55 km]
  • Presbyterian Church [0.34 mi] [0.55 km]
  • Methodist Church [0.32 mi] [0.51 km]

Civil

  • City of Dows [0.27 mi] [0.44 km]

Crossing

  • Interchange 159 [2.66 mi] [4.27 km]

Hospital

  • Dows Care Center [0.87 mi] [1.39 km]
  • Dows Clinic - Franklin Medical Center [0.33 mi] [0.53 km]

Locale

  • Dows Golf Course [1.24 mi] [1.99 km]
  • Dows [0.41 mi] [0.66 km]
  • Farmers Co-op Company Elevator [0.47 mi] [0.76 km]

Mine

  • Dows Quarry [1.2 mi] [1.94 km]

Park

  • Gun Club Corner [0.43 mi] [0.69 km]
  • Toft County Park [0.49 mi] [0.79 km]
  • Toft Wildlife Area [0.87 mi] [1.4 km]
  • Dows Park [0.86 mi] [1.38 km]

Populated Place

  • Dows [0.42 mi] [0.68 km]

Post Office

  • Dows Post Office [0.43 mi] [0.69 km]
  • Otisville Post Office (historical) [0.12 mi] [0.2 km]
  • Otisville Post Office (historical) [1.82 mi] [2.93 km]

School

  • Dows Elementary School [0.24 mi] [0.38 km]
  • Vernon Number Five Country School (historical) [0.3 mi] [0.49 km]

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City Alias ZIP Codes
DowsDows50071
WoodwardThe Meadows50276

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