Holy Cross, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 378 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.5%
 
Males: 192  (51.1%)
Females: 186  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 52053.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $56,010 (it was $38,125 in 2000)
Holy Cross:

$56,010
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $27,943 (it was $16,629 in 2000)

Holy Cross city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $132,802 (it was $91,600 in 2000)
Holy Cross:

$132,802
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $184,693; Detached houses: $197,235; Townhouses or other attached units: $139,785; In 2-unit structures: $156,940; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $104,326; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,623; Mobile homes: $27,083

Median gross rent in 2015: $386.

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    • 36898.4%White alone
    • 41.1%Hispanic
    • 20.5%Two or more races

Races in Holy Cross detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Holy Cross: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (71.2%), American (17.4%), Irish (3.8%), European (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/20/1898

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,329 people per square mile   (low).

Holy Cross,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Holy Cross:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Holy Cross city:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 6.3%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Holy Cross, Iowa as of December 16, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Holy Cross to the number of sex offenders is 186 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,652 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,543 (1.2%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (17.0 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (87.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (177.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Luxemburg, IA (2.0 miles ), North Buena Vista, IA (2.4 miles) , Rickardsville, IA (2.4 miles) , Bankston, IA (2.6 miles) , Balltown, IA (2.6 miles) , New Vienna, IA (2.7 miles ), Cassville, WI (2.8 miles ), Millville, IA (2.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.60 N, Longitude: 90.99 W

Area code: 563

Holy Cross household income distribution Holy Cross home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +46 (+15.7%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Holy Cross: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Holy Cross, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Holy Cross-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Holy Cross city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 tornado 30.2 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Holy Cross-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 330.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.4 miles away from Holy Cross center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 308.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 361.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 329.7 miles away from Holy Cross center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 316.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dubuque County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Holy Cross:

  • GUTTENBERG CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • GUTTENBERG MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • HERITAGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • HACIENDA COMMUNITY LIVING HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • WEST 32ND COMMUNITY LIVING HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • ENNOBLE SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF DUBUQUE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Holy Cross:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 28 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 45 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 59 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 60 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 65 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Ashford University (about 66 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 70 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)

Private elementary/middle school in Holy Cross:

  • LA SALLE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 105, Location: 835 CHURCH ST, Grades: PK-8)

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Notable locations in Holy Cross: Holy Cross Library (A), Holy Cross City Hall (B), Holy Cross - North Buena Vista Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Holy Cross: Holy Cross Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Dubuque County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 46.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.81
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.9%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Holy Cross (2011 data):

  • Dubuque Bank and Trust Company: Holy Cross Branch at Main Street Near Maple Road, branch established on 1978/03/06. Info updated 2011/06/15: Bank assets: $1,381.7 mil, Deposits: $938.0 mil, headquarters in Dubuque, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Financial Usa, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Iowa average:

10.3

Holy Cross travel time to work - commute Holy Cross mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Holy Cross city (based on Dubuque County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic49,91729
Mainline Protestant7,45724
Evangelical Protestant5,61330
Other9796
Orthodox701
Black Protestant-1
None29,617-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Dubuque County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Dubuque County:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Dubuque County:

5.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 90
Here:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Dubuque County:

27.3%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.7%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,517
Sewerage 0$0 1$408
Water Supply 0$0 1$339
Totals for Government 0$0 9$2,264

Holy Cross government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $57,000 ($150.79)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($82.01)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($52.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($42.33)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($31.75)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($21.16)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($21.16)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($15.87)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($13.23)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($10.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($5.29)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($2.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($2.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($18.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $18,000 ($47.62)

Holy Cross government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($39.68)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($34.39)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $8,000 ($21.16)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($5.29)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($44.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($71.43)
    General Support: $5,000 ($13.23)
  • Tax - Property: $42,000 ($111.11)
    Total General Sales: $33,000 ($87.30)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($2.65)

Holy Cross government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $121,000 ($320.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $114,000 ($301.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($18.52)

Holy Cross government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $99,000 ($261.90)

4.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
Iowa average:

5.75%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Dubuque County:

0.04%
Iowa average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jo Daviess County, IL  0.29% ($36,083 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.21% ($30,359)
from Grant County, WI  0.20% ($36,365)


4.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,822 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.34%
Iowa average:

5.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jo Daviess County, IL  0.29% ($40,701 average AGI)
to Linn County, IA  0.24% ($33,607)
to Cook County, IL  0.20% ($18,827)

Strongest AM radio stations in Holy Cross:

  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDBQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holy Cross:

  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • K239AB (95.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; ASBURY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLYV (105.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRE (101.1 FM; DICKEYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • K254AE (98.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KXGE (102.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; SAGEVILLE, IA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KDST (99.3 FM; DYERSVILLE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • K269EK (101.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KMCH (94.7 FM; MANCHESTER, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Holy Cross:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Holy Cross)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2 Km N 2 Km E On Cr C63 (Lat: 42.624167 Lon: -90.970139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 90 m, Call Sign: KCL345
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.565 MHz, 155.565 MHz, 155.700 MHz, 155.700 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2012, Expiration Date: 04/07/2022, Certifier: Jerry RemhofRegistrant: Iowa State Patrol Communications, 5912 2nd Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50313, Phone: (515) 281-3175, Fax: (515) 281-6761, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SCHUSTER RANDALL J CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7779B , Serial Number: CH2-1207-CW-2830, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Randall J Schuster, 38143 Pleasant Ave, Holy Cross, IA 52053

Drinking water stations with addresses in Holy Cross and their reported violations in the past:

HOLY CROSS WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 374, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
MID-MART, INC. (Address: 22755 RT 52N , Population served: 51, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ST FRANCIS CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Most common first names in Holy Cross, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John982.6 years
Mary976.0 years
Marie979.7 years
Joseph879.5 years
William675.3 years
Charles579.8 years
Clarence581.5 years
Anna580.2 years
George483.0 years
Vincent484.8 years
Most common last names in Holy Cross, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schmitt1180.2 years
Clemen1079.5 years
Maiers771.7 years
Jaeger782.3 years
Brecht778.3 years
Hefel671.3 years
Brimeyer574.6 years
Cook579.8 years
Gansemer574.0 years
Hess562.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (56%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Holy Cross compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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