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Total population: 1,665 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,593 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 776 (718 occupied: 479 owner occupied, 239 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

33%
State:

29%

Housing density: 704 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $145,063.

Median contract rent in 2016: $323 (lower quartile is $266, upper quartile is $404)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,090


Median gross rent in Traer, IA in 2016: $433

Housing units in Traer with a mortgage: 229 (11 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 250

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $86,318

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $46,893

Median monthly housing costs: $674


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Traer, Iowa Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $120,441 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Traer:

$120,441
Iowa:

$142,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,518 - $178,391
Median year house/condo built: 1954

Median year apartment built: 1946

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,751
  • In family households: 1,429 (242 male householders, 231 female householders)
    362 spouses, 493 children (456 natural, 12 adopted, 24 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 1 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 5 other relatives, 59 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 261 (76 male householders (63 living alone)), 168 female householders (161 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 60

Size of family households: 244 2-persons, 97 3-persons, 60 4-persons, 62 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 224 1-person, 19 2-persons.

206 married couples with children.
146 single-parent households (25 men, 121 women).

97.8% of residents of Traer speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (28% speak English very well, 72% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 28 (1.6%)
(57.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 1272 bedrooms
  • 2033 bedrooms
  • 1114 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Traer population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Traer, Iowa:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 421 bedroom
  • 1072 bedrooms
  • 533 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Traer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 9no vehicle
  • 1031 vehicle
  • 2402 vehicles
  • 853 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Traer population

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

  • 28no vehicle
  • 1581 vehicle
  • 402 vehicles
  • 143 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Traer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Traer, Iowa:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 153 rooms
  • 304 rooms
  • 665 rooms
  • 1316 rooms
  • 1017 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 969+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Traer population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Traer, Iowa:

  • 01 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 344 rooms
  • 495 rooms
  • 436 rooms
  • 197 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 129+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Traer 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 ($)

  • Traer, IA household income distribution

  • Traer, IA household income distribution
  • 61Less than $10,000
  • 33$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 26$20,000 to $24,999
  • 26$25,000 to $29,999
  • 19$30,000 to $34,999
  • 20$35,000 to $39,999
  • 51$40,000 to $44,999
  • 35$45,000 to $49,999
  • 42$50,000 to $59,999
  • 91$60,000 to $74,999
  • 115$75,000 to $99,999
  • 71$100,000 to $124,999
  • 27$125,000 to $149,999
  • 22$150,000 to $199,999
  • 14$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Traer, IA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Traer, IA
  • 6Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$25,000 to $29,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 30$60,000 to $69,999
  • 28$70,000 to $79,999
  • 46$80,000 to $89,999
  • 30$90,000 to $99,999
  • 84$100,000 to $124,999
  • 41$125,000 to $149,999
  • 64$150,000 to $174,999
  • 14$175,000 to $199,999
  • 52$200,000 to $249,999
  • 10$250,000 to $299,999
  • 17$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Traer, IA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Traer, IA
  • 8$100 to $149
  • 6$200 to $249
  • 12$250 to $299
  • 8$300 to $349
  • 13$350 to $399
  • 22$400 to $449
  • 41$450 to $499
  • 15$550 to $599
  • 6$600 to $649
  • 22$650 to $699
  • 4$700 to $749
  • 3$750 to $799
  • 3$900 to $999
  • 5$1,000 to $1,249
  • 24$1,250 to $1,499
  • 3$2,500 to $2,999
  • 3$3,000 to $3,499
  • 27No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 92010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 111990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 3Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Traer population
Traer commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 172
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 121
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 46
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 40
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 33
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 74
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 187
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 36
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 19
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 35
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 5
  • 90 or more minutes: 31
Traer, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 56.1%
Number of people working at home: 8 (1.0% of all workers)

Traer mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 502 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 66 (11%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (1%)
  • Walked: 38 (6%)
  • Worked at home: 8 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 379
 American: 134
 Irish: 95
 Czech: 95
 English: 33
 European: 21
 Danish: 15
 Dutch: 13
 Polish: 13
 Scottish: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 9
 Italian: 6
 Swedish: 5
 Scotch-Irish: 4
 Norwegian: 4
 French Canadian: 3
 Northern European: 3
 Hungarian: 2
 Serbian: 2

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

  • 18%England
  • 18%Vietnam
  • 11%Germany
  • 11%Greece
  • 11%Other South America
  • 7%Serbia
  • 0%Scotland

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

  • This state: 1,371
  • Other state: 345
  • Northeast: 13
  • Midwest: 207
  • South: 66
  • West: 57

88% of Traer residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 100% lived in Iowa.

Traer:

88.0%
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: 4
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 188
  • Less than 1 year of college: 52
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 71
  • Associate degree: 81
  • Bachelor's degree: 82
  • Master's degree: 31
  • Professional school degree: 20
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 246
  • Less than 1 year of college: 31
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 110
  • Associate degree: 110
  • Bachelor's degree: 106
  • Master's degree: 22
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.0%Males
  • 1.5%Females
Traer marital status for males
Traer marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 638
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 28
  • 3 or 4: 38
  • 5 to 9: 12
  • 10 to 19: 37
  • 20 to 49: 3
  • Mobile homes: 14

Median worth of mobile homes: $54,519

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Traer:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Traer
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (89.4%)
  • Electricity (7.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (69.5%)
  • Electricity (28.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 11
Here:

6.7%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

8.9%
Iowa:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

10.7%
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)