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Total population: 1,541 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,541 (all nonfarm))

Traer,IA index of house prices


Houses: 727 (685 occupied: 551 owner occupied, 134 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

26%

Housing density: 660 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $119,140.


Median contract rent in 2009: $426 (lower quartile is $359, upper quartile is $560)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $457


Median gross rent in Traer, IA in 2009: $735


Housing units in Traer with a mortgage: 246 (24 second mortgage, 12 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 251


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $67,167


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,500


Median monthly housing costs: $669





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Traer, Iowa Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $110,095 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Traer:

$110,095
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,646 - $154,845

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $114,568
Here:

$114,568
State:

$151,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $437,479
Here:

$437,479
State:

$156,028

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,121,702
Here:

$1,121,702
State:

$110,680

Mobile homes: $18,794
Here:

$18,794
State:

$29,315

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,515
  • In family households: 1,246 (363 male householders, 89 female householders)
    382 spouses, 385 children (343 natural, 7 adopted, 35 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 2 other relatives, 12 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 269 (93 male householders (71 living alone)), 141 female householders (137 living alone)), 35 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 78 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 251 2-persons, 89 3-persons, 79 4-persons, 23 5-persons, 10 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 208 1-person, 21 2-persons, 5 3-persons.

252 married couples with children.
64 single-parent households (18 men, 46 women).

97.6% of residents of Traer speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (21% speak English very well, 50% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 23% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 3 (0.2%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Traer, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 76
  • 5 rooms: 124
  • 6 rooms: 117
  • 7 rooms: 93
  • 8 rooms: 74
  • 9 or more rooms: 62
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 6
  • 4 rooms: 57
  • 5 rooms: 40
  • 6 rooms: 20
  • 7 rooms: 9
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Traer, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 13
  • 2 bedrooms: 190
  • 3 bedrooms: 239
  • 4 bedrooms: 93
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 17
  • 2 bedrooms: 86
  • 3 bedrooms: 31
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Traer, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 14
  • 1 vehicle: 185
  • 2 vehicles: 241
  • 3 vehicles: 94
  • 4 vehicles: 9
  • 5+ vehicles: 8
  • no vehicle: 11
  • 1 vehicle: 77
  • 2 vehicles: 39
  • 3 vehicles: 5
  • 4 vehicles: 2
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 57
  • 1990 to 1999: 22
  • 1980 to 1989: 39
  • 1970 to 1979: 122
  • 1960 to 1969: 88
  • 1950 to 1959: 101
  • 1940 to 1949: 68
  • 1939 or earlier: 355

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Traer, IA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Traer, IA:

  • Less than $10,000: 4
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 12
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 9
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 8
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 14
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 15
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 28
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 26
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 23
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 32
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 40
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 47
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 111
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 69
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 29
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 23
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 21
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 12
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 8
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 1
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Traer rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Traer:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 5
  • $200 to $249: 5
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 4
  • $350 to $399: 10
  • $400 to $449: 18
  • $450 to $499: 13
  • $500 to $549: 17
  • $550 to $599: 0
  • $600 to $649: 7
  • $650 to $699: 14
  • $700 to $749: 5
  • $750 to $799: 43
  • $800 to $899: 32
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 5
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 15
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 18
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 3


Traer, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 63.2%
Number of people working at home: 28 (4.0% of all workers)


Traer commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 136
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 162
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 35
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 23
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 36
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 32
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 147
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 29
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 25
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 27
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 8
  • 90 or more minutes: 16
 


Traer mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 558 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 60 (9%)
  • Walked: 46 (7%)
  • Other means: 12 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 28 (4%)
 


Traer, IA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 54
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 57
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 68
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 60
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 50
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 49
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 65
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 44
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 51
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 68
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 62
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 48
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 8
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 2
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 0
  • $200,000 or more: 0
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 481
 Czech: 103
 Irish: 93
 United States or American: 81
 English: 61
 Czechoslovakian: 32
 Norwegian: 32
 Scottish: 30
 Danish: 28
 Scotch-Irish: 23
 Other groups: 19
 Dutch: 15
 French (except Basque): 12
 Polish: 10
 French Canadian: 9
 Swedish: 9
 European: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 6
 Belgian: 5
 Welsh: 5
 Italian: 4
 Russian: 2
 Subsaharan African:: 2
 African: 2
 Swiss: 2
 Greek: 1


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



  • Greece (100%)


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

  • This state: 1390
  • Northeast: 12
  • Midwest: 125
  • South: 22
  • West: 37

60% of Traer residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Iowa.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 221
  • Less than 1 year of college: 40
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 70
  • Associate degree: 39
  • Bachelor's degree: 62
  • Master's degree: 21
  • Professional school degree: 6
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 254
  • Less than 1 year of college: 53
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 132
  • Associate degree: 33
  • Bachelor's degree: 75
  • Master's degree: 6
  • Professional school degree: 2
  • Doctorate degree: 2

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 1.4%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $43,377
  • Black householders: $19,030
  • Two or more races householders: $67,771
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $66,505
Traer household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Traer household income for Two or more races householders

Traer marital status for males
Traer marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $109,934
  • Two or more races householders: $301,795
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $288,436

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 629
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 21
  • 3 or 4: 28
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • 10 to 19: 14
  • Mobile homes: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 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 (95.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.0%)
  • Electricity (1.6%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (91.8%)
  • Electricity (4.5%)
  • Other fuel (2.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

10.8%

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

0.0%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

26.7%
Iowa:

25.4%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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