All U.S. Cities  
City-Data Forum City-Data

Nevada township, Story County, Iowa (IA)





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Business Search
14 Million Businesses in
12,000 Categories
Find:
Near:

Back to: Story County, Iowa (IA), All US cities.



Nevada township, IA map Land area: 34.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population: 6,934 (88% urban, 12% rural)
Males: 3,370  (48.6%)
Females: 3,564  (51.4%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 6,727 (5,065 owner occupied, 1,662 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

28%


Races in Nevada township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.4%
  • Black: 0.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.2%
  • Asian: 0.8%
  • Two or more races: 1.0%
  • Some other race: 0.0%

Median age of males: 35.3
Median age of females: 37.0

Discuss Iowa on our huge forum. We have over 16 million posts!

Average household size: 2.41

Nevada township:

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.95

Estimated median household income in 2009: $30,668 ($27,250 in 1999)
This township:

$30,668
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $260 (lower quartile is $153, upper quartile is $307)
Here:

$260
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $49,995 (it was $35,400 in 2000)
Nevada township:

$49,995
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $25,071 - $100,023

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $71,036
Here:

$71,036
State:

$151,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $53,773
Here:

$53,773
State:

$156,028

Mobile homes: $35,586
Here:

$35,586
State:

$29,315

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $9,787
Here:

$9,787
State:

$33,502
Population density: 202 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

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

25.8%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

14.1%
Whole state:

3.8%

Cities in this township include: Nevada.


Click to draw/clear Nevada township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Indian Creek Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant Run Cemetery (1), Mound Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Hickory Grove Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Dye Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Nevada township: Hickory Grove County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 4 (0% naturalized citizens)

Nevada township:  0.1%
State:  3.1%

68% of Nevada township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 870
  • Northeast: 1
  • Midwest: 19
  • South: 55
  • West: 25

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $37,500

Nevada township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.9%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Nevada township, Iowa:

  • 130 people in nursing homes
  • 53 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 343
  • One, attached: 3
  • Mobile homes: 128
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Median worth of mobile homes: $15,200


Housing units in Nevada township with a mortgage: 77 (3 second mortgage, 2 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 114

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 2
  • 1995 to 1998: 25
  • 1990 to 1994: 23
  • 1980 to 1989: 91
  • 1970 to 1979: 150
  • 1960 to 1969: 78
  • 1950 to 1959: 23
  • 1940 to 1949: 42
  • 1939 or earlier: 42

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 9
  • 4 rooms: 38
  • 5 rooms: 102
  • 6 rooms: 82
  • 7 rooms: 40
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 8
  • 5 rooms: 39
  • 6 rooms: 22
  • 7 rooms: 12
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 1

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 7
  • 2 bedrooms: 77
  • 3 bedrooms: 186
  • 4 bedrooms: 25
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 4

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nevada township:

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 25
  • 3 bedrooms: 57
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 23
  • 1 vehicle: 77
  • 2 vehicles: 138
  • 3 vehicles: 50
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 5

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

  • no vehicle: 17
  • 1 vehicle: 37
  • 2 vehicles: 20
  • 3 vehicles: 8
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (33%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Paper (6%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (3%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Transportation equipment (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (13%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Nevada township:

  • United States or American (40.8%)
  • Irish (7.6%)
  • German (4.8%)
  • English (3.5%)
  • Italian (0.8%)
  • Scottish (0.6%)
  • French (except Basque) (0.5%)

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

  • Mexico (100%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 293 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 66 (17%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (1%)
  • Walked: 10 (3%)
  • Other means: 2 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 10 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

People in group quarters in Nevada township, Iowa:

  • 130 people in nursing homes
  • 53 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded

98.0% of residents of Nevada township speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 17% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 974
  • In family households: 865 (234 male householders, 52 female householders)
    227 spouses, 291 children (272 natural, 7 adopted, 12 stepchildren), 37 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 7 other relatives, 13 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 109 (51 male householders (44 living alone)), 46 female householders (43 living alone)), 12 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 107 2-persons, 91 3-persons, 61 4-persons, 20 5-persons, 7 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 87 1-person, 8 2-persons, 2 3-persons,

1,287 married couples with children.
377 single-parent households (75 men, 302 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

1.9%
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: 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 Nevada township:

Back to: Story County, Iowa (IA), All US cities, Our forum.




City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2014 Advameg, Inc.