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Osceola township, IA map Land area: 32.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 481 (3% urban, 97% rural)
Males: 223  (46.4%)
Females: 258  (53.6%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 401 (334 owner occupied, 67 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

28%


Races in Osceola township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.8%
  • Two or more races: 0.4%

Median age of males: 43.9
Median age of females: 46.0

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Average household size: 2.78

Osceola township:

2.8 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.03

Estimated median household income in 2009: $61,310 ($50,368 in 1999)
This township:

$61,310
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $356 (lower quartile is $319, upper quartile is $525)
Here:

$356
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $165,411 (it was $115,900 in 2000)
Osceola township:

$165,411
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $132,789 - $288,878

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $186,499
Here:

$186,499
State:

$151,570

Mobile homes: $77,966
Here:

$77,966
State:

$29,315
Population density: 15 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

3.2%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

3.2%
Whole state:

3.8%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Church in Osceola township: Osceola Seventh Day Adventist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: East Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Osceola township: East Lake County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

66% of Osceola township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 100% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 516
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 0
  • South: 29
  • West: 13
Osceola township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

80 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 127
  • Mobile homes: 23

Median worth of mobile homes: $45,000


Housing units in Osceola township with a mortgage: 18 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 4
  • 1995 to 1998: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 8
  • 1980 to 1989: 29
  • 1970 to 1979: 37
  • 1960 to 1969: 4
  • 1950 to 1959: 9
  • 1940 to 1949: 7
  • 1939 or earlier: 52

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 6
  • 4 rooms: 16
  • 5 rooms: 30
  • 6 rooms: 8
  • 7 rooms: 13
  • 8 rooms: 28
  • 9 or more rooms: 18

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

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

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 34
  • 3 bedrooms: 36
  • 4 bedrooms: 34
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 9

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Osceola township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 4
  • 3 bedrooms: 18
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 7

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 0
  • 2 vehicles: 48
  • 3 vehicles: 32
  • 4 vehicles: 15
  • 5 or more vehicles: 24

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 4
  • 2 vehicles: 13
  • 3 vehicles: 4
  • 4 vehicles: 8
  • 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 (32%)
  • Metal and metal products (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (6%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Social assistance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (5%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (25%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Top executives (6%)
  • Printing workers (6%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other financial specialists (8%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Legal support workers (6%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Osceola township:

  • German (33.1%)
  • United States or American (15.6%)
  • British (11.7%)
  • English (9.7%)
  • Italian (8.9%)
  • Irish (8.6%)
  • Swedish (7.4%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 172 (63%)
  • Carpooled: 73 (27%)
  • Walked: 3 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 25 (9%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (55%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Electricity (10%)

80 people in nursing homes

98.3% of residents of Osceola township speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 483
  • In family households: 439 (115 male householders, 10 female householders)
    105 spouses, 180 children (171 natural, 0 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 21 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 44 (19 male householders (16 living alone)), 3 female householders (3 living alone)), 22 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 78 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 41 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 22 4-persons, 16 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 19 1-person, 3 7-or-more-persons,

87 married couples with children.
9 single-parent households (1 men, 8 women).


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): 7
Here:

13.2%
Iowa:

7.1%

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 Osceola township:

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