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Scott township, IA map Land area: 36.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 410 (all rural)
Males: 207  (50.5%)
Females: 203  (49.5%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 410 (316 owner occupied, 94 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

28%


Races in Scott township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.2%

Median age of males: 38.9
Median age of females: 38.7

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Average household size: 2.48

Scott township:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.02

Estimated median household income in 2009: $39,181 ($32,188 in 1999)
This township:

$39,181
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $293 (lower quartile is $194, upper quartile is $331)
Here:

$293
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $66,977 (it was $46,400 in 2000)
Scott township:

$66,977
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,154 - $97,894

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $143,181
Here:

$143,181
State:

$151,570

Mobile homes: $39,388
Here:

$39,388
State:

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

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

8.2%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

1.7%
Whole state:

3.8%

Cities in this township include: Alexander.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

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Number of foreign born residents: 30 (33% naturalized citizens)

Scott township:  7.3%
State:  3.1%

82% of Scott township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 363
  • Northeast: 2
  • Midwest: 10
  • South: 0
  • West: 12

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

Scott township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 183
  • 5 to 9: 6
  • Mobile homes: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,500


Housing units in Scott township with a mortgage: 45 (2 second mortgage, 2 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 40

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 3
  • 1980 to 1989: 5
  • 1970 to 1979: 21
  • 1960 to 1969: 14
  • 1950 to 1959: 26
  • 1940 to 1949: 29
  • 1939 or earlier: 96

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 3
  • 5 rooms: 25
  • 6 rooms: 25
  • 7 rooms: 19
  • 8 rooms: 29
  • 9 or more rooms: 20

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 4
  • 4 rooms: 13
  • 5 rooms: 12
  • 6 rooms: 10
  • 7 rooms: 6
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 2

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 21
  • 3 bedrooms: 56
  • 4 bedrooms: 39
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 5

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scott township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 19
  • 3 bedrooms: 26
  • 4 bedrooms: 2
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 23
  • 2 vehicles: 54
  • 3 vehicles: 33
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 5

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

  • no vehicle: 4
  • 1 vehicle: 14
  • 2 vehicles: 10
  • 3 vehicles: 21
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 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 (%):



  • Truck transportation (24%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Petroleum and coal products (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Chemicals (4%)
  • Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Food (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (28%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (3%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Scott township:

  • German (50.0%)
  • United States or American (12.0%)
  • Danish (8.2%)
  • English (6.5%)
  • Norwegian (4.1%)
  • Dutch (3.8%)
  • Irish (1.9%)

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

  • Mexico (50%)
  • Germany (20%)
  • Canada (20%)
  • Ukraine (7%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 134 (67%)
  • Carpooled: 25 (13%)
  • Walked: 7 (4%)
  • Other means: 2 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 32 (16%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

94.2% of residents of Scott township speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 21% speak English not well, 21% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 417
  • In family households: 351 (105 male householders, 10 female householders)
    106 spouses, 115 children (109 natural, 0 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 0 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 66 (30 male householders (26 living alone)), 24 female householders (24 living alone)), 12 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 53 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 18 4-persons, 15 5-persons, 3 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 50 1-person, 1 2-persons, 3 4-persons,

94 married couples with children.
8 single-parent households (4 men, 4 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 11
Here:

18.6%
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: 2
Here:

11.1%
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 Scott township:

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