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Dodge township, IA map Land area: 48.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population: 540 (all rural)
Males: 282  (52.2%)
Females: 258  (47.8%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 540 (462 owner occupied, 78 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

28%


Races in Dodge township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.3%
  • Black: 0.2%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.7%
  • Asian: 0.2%

Median age of males: 40.7
Median age of females: 40.8

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Average household size: 2.51

Dodge township:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.95

Estimated median household income in 2009: $59,559 ($48,929 in 1999)
This township:

$59,559
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $536 (lower quartile is $372, upper quartile is $548)
Here:

$536
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $169,415 (it was $110,500 in 2000)
Dodge township:

$169,415
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $94,891 - $243,121

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $235,432
Here:

$235,432
State:

$151,570

Mobile homes: $106,794
Here:

$106,794
State:

$29,315
Population density: 11 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

5.9%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

1.1%
Whole state:

3.8%

Cities in this township include: Fraser.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Dodge township: Mineral Ridge (A), Camp Morrison (B), King Feedlot (C), YWCA Camp (D), Boone County Home (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dodge township include: Mineral Ridge Baptist Church (A), Saint Marys Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Boone County Farm Cemetery (1), White Cemetery (2), Leininger Cemetery (3), Mineral Ridge Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mineral Branch (A), Elkhorn Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Dodge township: Barkley Memorial State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 12 (100% naturalized citizens)

Dodge township:  2.2%
State:  3.1%

79% of Dodge township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 472
  • Northeast: 1
  • Midwest: 35
  • South: 1
  • West: 25

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $9,999

Dodge 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: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 213
  • Two: 5
  • Mobile homes: 12

Median worth of mobile homes: $91,300


Housing units in Dodge township with a mortgage: 66 (12 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 35

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 15
  • 1990 to 1994: 16
  • 1980 to 1989: 17
  • 1970 to 1979: 22
  • 1960 to 1969: 10
  • 1950 to 1959: 17
  • 1940 to 1949: 15
  • 1939 or earlier: 118

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 13
  • 5 rooms: 24
  • 6 rooms: 45
  • 7 rooms: 46
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9 or more rooms: 41

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 11
  • 6 rooms: 3
  • 7 rooms: 7
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 4
  • 2 bedrooms: 42
  • 3 bedrooms: 96
  • 4 bedrooms: 33
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 14

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dodge township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 9
  • 3 bedrooms: 17
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 2

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

  • no vehicle: 6
  • 1 vehicle: 24
  • 2 vehicles: 61
  • 3 vehicles: 52
  • 4 vehicles: 33
  • 5 or more vehicles: 13

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 1
  • 2 vehicles: 14
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (21%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Dodge township:

  • German (27.6%)
  • United States or American (13.8%)
  • Norwegian (11.4%)
  • Swedish (10.2%)
  • Irish (9.1%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • French (except Basque) (6.7%)

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

  • Other Eastern Europe (67%)
  • Vietnam (33%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 250 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 41 (13%)
  • Walked: 3 (1%)
  • Other means: 2 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 25 (8%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (78%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

96.2% of residents of Dodge township speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 546
  • In family households: 490 (145 male householders, 9 female householders)
    133 spouses, 179 children (159 natural, 13 adopted, 7 stepchildren), 12 grandchildren, 3 brothers or sisters, 1 parents, 5 other relatives, 3 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 56 (24 male householders (12 living alone)), 16 female householders (12 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 64 2-persons, 31 3-persons, 28 4-persons, 22 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 24 1-person, 16 2-persons,

109 married couples with children.
20 single-parent households (9 men, 11 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

10.8%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

2.6%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 Dodge township:

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