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Boone township, IA map Land area: 34.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.
Population: 6,011 (63% urban, 37% rural)
Males: 2,871  (47.8%)
Females: 3,140  (52.2%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 6,010 (4,220 owner occupied, 1,790 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

28%


Races in Boone township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 93.6%
  • Black: 2.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.5%
  • Two or more races: 1.2%
  • Some other race: 0.1%

Median age of males: 31.2
Median age of females: 31.5

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Average household size: 2.34

Boone township:

2.3 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.95

Estimated median household income in 2009: $45,831 ($37,651 in 1999)
This township:

$45,831
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $584 (lower quartile is $471, upper quartile is $708)
Here:

$584
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $146,148 (it was $84,300 in 2000)
Boone township:

$146,148
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $84,446 - $231,760

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $141,922
Here:

$141,922
State:

$151,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $99,481
Here:

$99,481
State:

$156,028

In 2-unit structures: $59,105
Here:

$59,105
State:

$128,390

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $77,910
Here:

$77,910
State:

$135,565

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $43,860
Here:

$43,860
State:

$110,680

Mobile homes: $60,082
Here:

$60,082
State:

$29,315

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $9,245
Here:

$9,245
State:

$33,502
Population density: 173 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

14.0%
Whole state:

9.1%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

6.9%
Whole state:

3.8%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Boone township: Booneville Access (A), Booneville (B), Heartland Co-op Elevator (C), Waukee East Bound Rest Area (D), Waukee West Bound Rest Area (E), City of West Des Moines Emergency Medical Services Station 19 (F), West Des Moines Fire Department Station 19 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Boone township include: Christs Church (A), Maple Grove Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Booneville Cemetery (1), Dale Moffit Reservoir Cemetery (2), Huston Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Sugar Creek Lake (A), Dale Maffit Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Sugar Creek (A), Fox Creek (B), Johnson Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 7,219 (36% naturalized citizens)

Boone township:  120.1%
State:  3.1%

51% of Boone township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 144054
  • Northeast: 4465
  • Midwest: 16377
  • South: 28516
  • West: 7625

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $66,400

Boone township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 60,728
  • One, attached: 1,818
  • Two: 2,831
  • 3 or 4: 4,566
  • 5 to 9: 5,660
  • 10 to 19: 5,524
  • 20 to 49: 3,210
  • 50 or more: 5,878
  • Mobile homes: 5,503
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 100

Median worth of mobile homes: $27,300


Housing units in Boone township with a mortgage: 32,012 (2,489 second mortgage, 2,176 home equity loan, 77 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 13,632

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 1,934
  • 1995 to 1998: 5,769
  • 1990 to 1994: 5,669
  • 1980 to 1989: 16,306
  • 1970 to 1979: 23,529
  • 1960 to 1969: 17,017
  • 1950 to 1959: 11,020
  • 1940 to 1949: 6,849
  • 1939 or earlier: 7,725

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Boone township, Iowa:

  • 1 room: 19
  • 2 rooms: 362
  • 3 rooms: 1,469
  • 4 rooms: 4,114
  • 5 rooms: 13,127
  • 6 rooms: 13,992
  • 7 rooms: 8,869
  • 8 rooms: 5,432
  • 9 or more rooms: 5,010

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boone township, Iowa:

  • 1 room: 1,350
  • 2 rooms: 3,608
  • 3 rooms: 7,368
  • 4 rooms: 10,331
  • 5 rooms: 6,684
  • 6 rooms: 3,520
  • 7 rooms: 1,239
  • 8 rooms: 518
  • 9 or more rooms: 348

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Boone township:

  • no bedroom: 55
  • 1 bedroom: 1,204
  • 2 bedrooms: 9,973
  • 3 bedrooms: 30,135
  • 4 bedrooms: 9,507
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 1,520

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boone township:

  • no bedroom: 1,632
  • 1 bedroom: 10,642
  • 2 bedrooms: 14,470
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,157
  • 4 bedrooms: 919
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 146

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

  • no vehicle: 2,320
  • 1 vehicle: 16,942
  • 2 vehicles: 24,451
  • 3 vehicles: 6,806
  • 4 vehicles: 1,454
  • 5 or more vehicles: 421

Cars and other vehicles available in Boone township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 5,591
  • 1 vehicle: 19,514
  • 2 vehicles: 8,396
  • 3 vehicles: 1,185
  • 4 vehicles: 123
  • 5 or more vehicles: 157

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (9%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Computer specialists (3%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Boone township:

  • United States or American (11.0%)
  • English (8.5%)
  • German (7.9%)
  • Irish (6.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.7%)
  • Scottish (1.8%)
  • African (1.7%)

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

  • Mexico (25%)
  • India (8%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Nigeria (4%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 80,740 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 12,606 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,374 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 22 (0%)
  • Railroad: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 272 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 95 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 143 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,486 (1%)
  • Other means: 508 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 2,210 (2%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

94.2% of residents of Boone township speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (52% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (65% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 203,422
  • In family households: 164,816 (37,404 male householders, 16,892 female householders)
    38,662 spouses, 57,006 children (52,100 natural, 1,457 adopted, 3,449 stepchildren), 4,857 grandchildren, 2,230 brothers or sisters, 1,373 parents, 3,034 other relatives, 3,358 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 38,606 (14,606 male householders (11,923 living alone)), 18,523 female householders (16,541 living alone)), 5,477 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,002 (3,949 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 24,235 2-persons, 13,171 3-persons, 10,043 4-persons, 4,344 5-persons, 1,744 6-persons, 759 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 28,464 1-person, 4,147 2-persons, 390 3-persons, 77 4-persons, 24 5-persons, 27 6-persons,

1,253 married couples with children.
299 single-parent households (34 men, 265 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5,007
Here:

21.9%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,453
Here:

20.4%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,594
Here:

16.0%
Iowa:

25.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


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.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Boone township:

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