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Prairie Creek township, IA map Land area: 35.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 629 (all rural)
Males: 323  (51.4%)
Females: 306  (48.6%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 629 (521 owner occupied, 108 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

28%


Races in Prairie Creek township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 99.4%
  • Black: 0.2%
  • Two or more races: 0.3%

Median age of males: 37.9
Median age of females: 36.9

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Average household size: 2.83

Prairie Creek township:

2.8 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.40

Estimated median household income in 2009: $48,370 ($41,053 in 1999)
This township:

$48,370
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $299 (lower quartile is $238, upper quartile is $445)
Here:

$299
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $147,514 (it was $95,000 in 2000)
Prairie Creek township:

$147,514
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $69,495 - $127,392

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $198,573
Here:

$198,573
State:

$151,570

In 2-unit structures: $672,342
Here:

$672,342
State:

$128,390

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $3,305
Here:

$3,305
State:

$110,680

Mobile homes: $12,390
Here:

$12,390
State:

$29,315
Population density: 18 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

12.7%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

0.4%
Whole state:

3.8%

Cities in this township include: Bernard.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Church in Prairie Creek township: Sacred Heart Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Sacred Heart Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Prairie Creek (A), Theisen Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

78% of Prairie Creek township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 90% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 556
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 12
  • South: 0
  • West: 0
Prairie Creek township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 0.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 187
  • Two: 8
  • 3 or 4: 6
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $9,999


Housing units in Prairie Creek township with a mortgage: 28 (4 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 15

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 14
  • 1995 to 1998: 2
  • 1990 to 1994: 11
  • 1980 to 1989: 10
  • 1970 to 1979: 22
  • 1960 to 1969: 34
  • 1950 to 1959: 14
  • 1940 to 1949: 30
  • 1939 or earlier: 80

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Prairie Creek township, Iowa:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 18
  • 5 rooms: 25
  • 6 rooms: 27
  • 7 rooms: 64
  • 8 rooms: 6
  • 9 or more rooms: 16

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Prairie Creek township, Iowa:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 12
  • 6 rooms: 11
  • 7 rooms: 2
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9 or more rooms: 3

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Prairie Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 7
  • 2 bedrooms: 16
  • 3 bedrooms: 65
  • 4 bedrooms: 46
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 22

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Prairie Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 19
  • 3 bedrooms: 17
  • 4 bedrooms: 11
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 2
  • 1 vehicle: 49
  • 2 vehicles: 67
  • 3 vehicles: 29
  • 4 vehicles: 9
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in Prairie Creek township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 2
  • 1 vehicle: 13
  • 2 vehicles: 27
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (36%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Food and beverage stores (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (6%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (34%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Religious workers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (22%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (12%)
  • Registered nurses (9%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Art and design workers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Prairie Creek township:

  • German (39.1%)
  • United States or American (26.2%)
  • Irish (24.2%)
  • Yugoslavian (2.5%)
  • Austrian (1.8%)
  • Luxemburger (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque) (1.4%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 196 (60%)
  • Carpooled: 55 (17%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 2 (1%)
  • Walked: 7 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 69 (21%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (68%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Electricity (1%)

98.9% of residents of Prairie Creek township speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 568
  • In family households: 511 (148 male householders, 8 female householders)
    159 spouses, 180 children (178 natural, 2 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 0 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 57 (31 male householders (29 living alone)), 23 female householders (23 living alone)), 3 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 73 2-persons, 39 3-persons, 30 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 52 1-person, 2 2-persons,

174 married couples with children.
4 single-parent households (1 men, 3 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 23
Here:

52.3%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

5.8%
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 Prairie Creek township:

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