Lucas, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 207 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.8%
 
Males: 87  (42.2%)
Females: 120  (57.8%)
Median resident age:

48.6 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 50151.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,373 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Lucas:

$46,373
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,622 (it was $13,145 in 2000)

Lucas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $36,322 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Lucas:

$36,322
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $136,998; detached houses: $156,145; mobile homes: $16,943

Median gross rent in 2017: $664.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lucas: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.8%
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  • Races in Lucas, IA (2010)
    • 20594.9%White alone
    • 73.2%Two or more races
    • 41.9%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Lucas, Iowa as of October 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lucas is 37 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (19.8%), German (19.8%), Irish (13.2%), Welsh (12.3%), English (11.3%), Danish (5.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/18/1887

Elevation: 895 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 214 people per square mile   (very low).

Lucas, Iowa map

6 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America).

This city:

3.2%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,274 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (39.7 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (133.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (305.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Derby, IA (2.6 miles),
Woodburn, IA (2.7 miles ),
Chariton, IA (2.8 miles ),
Williamson, IA (3.4 miles),
Lacona, IA (3.4 miles ),
Humeston, IA (3.4 miles ),
Le Roy, IA (3.5 miles),
Russell, IA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.03 N, Longitude: 93.46 W

Area code: 641

Distribution of median household income in Lucas, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lucas, IA in 2017
Lucas satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.1%
Iowa:

2.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+9.0%).
Most common industries in Lucas, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.4%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (9.6%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (16.1%)
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (11.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.1%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (8.1%)
  • Truck transportation (6.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (11.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (5.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Lucas, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.9%)
  • Cashiers (7.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (21.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (6.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (11.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.6%)
  • Cashiers (9.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)

Average climate in Lucas, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2016 was 44.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2016 was 27.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Lucas-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Lucas city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1959, a category F4 tornado 28.0 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lucas-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% 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 345.9 miles away from the city 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 332.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 340.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 365.8 miles away from Lucas 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 369.0 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 239.1 miles away from Lucas 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 Lucas County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lucas topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lucas:

  • RURAL HEALTH CARE ADVANTAGE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • LUCAS COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • LUCAS COUNTY HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • LUCAS COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • MOSAIC-MCLANE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; OSCEOLA, IA)
  • CLARKE COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; OSCEOLA, IA)
  • CLARKE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; OSCEOLA, IA)

Amtrak station near Lucas:

  • 16 miles: OSCEOLA (MAIN & E. CLAY STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lucas:

  • Drake University (about 41 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 48 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 56 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Iowa State University (about 70 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Truman State University (about 75 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 89 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 108 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lucas: Lucas (A), Jericho Hills Campground (B), Iowa High School Rodeo Association Rescue Unit (C), Lucas Volunteer Fire Department (D), John L Lewis Mining and Labor Museum (E), Lucas City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Lucas Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lucas include: Lucas Presbyterian Church (A), Lucas Assembly of God Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lucas include: John L Lewis Park (1), John L Lewis State Historical Marker (2), Burlington Park and Caboose (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Museum John L Lewis Mining & Labor (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 102 Division Street).

Birthplace of: John L. Lewis - (1880-1969), labor union leader, Earl Evans (American football) - Football player.

Lucas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.3%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

13.5%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Lucas (2011 data):

  • Community Bank: Lucas Branch at 104 West Front Street, branch established on 1993/03/19. Info updated 2007/10/30: Bank assets: $159.1 mil, Deposits: $127.9 mil, headquarters in Indianola, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Lucas:

Marital status in Lucas, IA
  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Lucas:

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lucas, IA (based on Lucas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,6208
Evangelical Protestant1,58115
Catholic6071
Other1602
None4,930-
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: 1
This county:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Lucas County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lucas County:

28.5%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lucas County:

16.2%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.3%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.1%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.5%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

45.0%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

50.9%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.2%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lucas, IA Residents

Lucas government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($144.93)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($82.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($72.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($72.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($62.80)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($33.82)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($28.99)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($9.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $21,000 ($101.45)

Lucas government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($67.63)
    Other: $9,000 ($43.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $8,000 ($38.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($9.66)
    Rents: $2,000 ($9.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $19,000 ($91.79)
  • Tax - Property: $35,000 ($169.08)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,000 ($72.46)

Lucas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $136,000 ($657.00)

4.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Polk County, IA  0.87% ($63,607 average AGI)
from Warren County, IA  0.71% ($57,043)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lucas:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXLQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lucas:

  • KELR-FM (105.3 FM; CHARITON, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJC (107.1 FM; OSCEOLA, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KIIC (97.9 FM; LAMONI, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)

TV broadcast stations around Lucas:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Lucas fatal accident list:

Apr 10, 2010 11:50 AM, Us-34, Us-65, Lat: 41.026778, Lon: -93.460983, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 23, 1992 03:15 AM, 34, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 29, 1983 12:45 AM, 34, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 18, 1977 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 54.3mTotal length
  • 14,665Total average daily traffic
  • 2,533Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,665Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lucas, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lucas, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lucas)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Water Tower 14 1 Mi N (Lat: 41.057778 Lon: -93.480222), Call Sign: WCJ212, Licensee ID: L00101556,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 01/30/2022, Registrant: Rathbun Regional Water Assn Inc, Rr 3, Centerville, IA 52544, Phone: (515) 647-2416
  • Booster Station 14 1 Mi E 1 Mi N (Lat: 41.056667 Lon: -93.424389), Call Sign: WCJ221, Licensee ID: L00101556,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 01/30/2022, Registrant: Rathbun Regional Water Assn Inc, Rr 3, Centerville, IA 52544, Phone: (515) 647-2416

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0FLY, Grant Date: 12/05/1989, Expiration Date: 12/05/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2002, Registrant: Brett B Marts, Rr 1 Box 60, Lucas, IA 50151
  • Call Sign: KB0JMY, Grant Date: 09/03/1991, Expiration Date: 09/03/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2003, Registrant: Marc L Smiarowski, 604 Division St, Lucas, IA 50151
  • Call Sign: KC0WWG, Licensee ID: L01156113, Grant Date: 05/26/2006, Expiration Date: 05/26/2016, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2006, Certifier: Kelly H Hanken, Registrant: Kelly H Hanken, 13301 517th St, Lucas, IA 50151

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92TT , Serial Number: TH-226, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 05/03/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 09/27/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Oscar Kevin Kent, 49236 135th Trl, Lucas, IA 50151

Most common first names in Lucas, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William976.1 years
Charles876.1 years
John775.9 years
James677.3 years
Chester476.3 years
George475.5 years
Harry477.5 years
Frank482.5 years
Paul472.5 years
Roy479.0 years
Most common last names in Lucas, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Baker785.6 years
Allen778.6 years
Beals568.4 years
Pennington578.8 years
Hall478.7 years
Eubank480.7 years
Dixson479.3 years
Kent473.3 years
Goben468.7 years
Hunter379.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lucas, IA
  • 45.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.1%Electricity
  • 19.3%Wood
  • 3.5%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lucas, IA
  • 64.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 35.7%Electricity


Lucas compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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