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Total population: 822 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 817 (5 farm, 812 nonfarm))

Houses: 332 (310 occupied: 243 owner occupied, 62 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

20%
State:

29%

Housing density: 322 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $229,431.

Median contract rent in 2016: $400 (lower quartile is $490, upper quartile is $443)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $824


Median gross rent in Cambridge, IA in 2016: $490

Housing units in Cambridge with a mortgage: 172 (8 second mortgage, 16 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 72

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $74,678

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $58,409

Median monthly housing costs: $1,053


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Cambridge, Iowa Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $127,191 (it was $80,400 in 2000)
Cambridge:

$127,191
Iowa:

$142,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $102,632 - $171,290
Median year house/condo built: 1971

Median year apartment built: 1969

Household type by relationship:

Households: 873
  • In family households: 735 (123 male householders, 86 female householders)
    175 spouses, 297 children (274 natural, 1 adopted, 23 stepchildren), 8 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 5 other relatives, 23 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 136 (47 male householders (26 living alone)), 53 female householders (40 living alone)), 34 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 66 2-persons, 45 3-persons, 51 4-persons, 27 5-persons, 11 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 66 1-person, 28 2-persons.

195 married couples with children.
81 single-parent households (57 men, 24 women).

94.6% of residents of Cambridge speak English at home.
4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 8 (0.9%)
(75.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.7
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Cambridge, Iowa:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 562 bedrooms
  • 1193 bedrooms
  • 514 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cambridge, Iowa:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 142 bedrooms
  • 443 bedrooms
  • 24 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Cambridge in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 2no vehicle
  • 511 vehicle
  • 1092 vehicles
  • 483 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population

Cars and other vehicles available in Cambridge in renter-occupied apartments

  • 15no vehicle
  • 201 vehicle
  • 132 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cambridge, Iowa:

  • 01 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 224 rooms
  • 415 rooms
  • 406 rooms
  • 477 rooms
  • 468 rooms
  • 359+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cambridge, Iowa:

  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 64 rooms
  • 155 rooms
  • 366 rooms
  • 57 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Cambridge, IA household income distribution

  • Cambridge, IA household income distribution
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 10$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$20,000 to $24,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 27$35,000 to $39,999
  • 34$40,000 to $44,999
  • 18$45,000 to $49,999
  • 36$50,000 to $59,999
  • 32$60,000 to $74,999
  • 30$75,000 to $99,999
  • 34$100,000 to $124,999
  • 31$125,000 to $149,999
  • 15$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cambridge, IA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cambridge, IA
  • 5Less than $10,000
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1$35,000 to $39,999
  • 3$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 4$70,000 to $79,999
  • 3$80,000 to $89,999
  • 16$90,000 to $99,999
  • 70$100,000 to $124,999
  • 45$125,000 to $149,999
  • 22$150,000 to $174,999
  • 13$175,000 to $199,999
  • 10$200,000 to $249,999
  • 15$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cambridge, IA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cambridge, IA
  • 3$150 to $199
  • 1$300 to $349
  • 2$500 to $549
  • 1$550 to $599
  • 14$600 to $649
  • 2$650 to $699
  • 15$700 to $749
  • 2$750 to $799
  • 2$800 to $899
  • 1No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 11980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 1Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Cambridge population
Cambridge commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 9
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 27
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 40
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 66
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 95
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 98
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 28
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 13
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 20
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 12
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 0
  • 90 or more minutes: 7
Cambridge, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 64.0%
Number of people working at home: 24 (5.9% of all workers)

Cambridge mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 383 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 62 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 6 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 9 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 91
 Irish: 32
 Norwegian: 32
 European: 29
 American: 27
 English: 14
 Italian: 5
 Russian: 3
 Swedish: 3
 Scandinavian: 2
 Welsh: 2
 Czech: 1
 Dutch: 1
 Iranian: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 100%Mexico
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 686
  • Other state: 152
  • Northeast: 18
  • Midwest: 73
  • South: 19
  • West: 23

91% of Cambridge residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Iowa.

Cambridge:

90.8%
State average:

84.7%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 102
  • Less than 1 year of college: 32
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 30
  • Associate degree: 48
  • Bachelor's degree: 63
  • Master's degree: 12
  • Professional school degree: 1
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 78
  • Less than 1 year of college: 29
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 23
  • Associate degree: 17
  • Bachelor's degree: 72
  • Master's degree: 9
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 6.0%Females
Cambridge marital status for males
Cambridge marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 274
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 25
  • 3 or 4: 12
  • 5 to 9: 6
  • 10 to 19: 8
  • Mobile homes: 8

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,115

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Cambridge:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cambridge
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (79.8%)
  • Electricity (18.5%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (50.8%)
  • Electricity (47.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 48
Here:

36.6%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 15
Here:

48.4%
Iowa:

23.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)