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Sugar Creek township, IA map Land area: 24.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 375 (all rural)
Males: 182  (48.5%)
Females: 193  (51.5%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 375 (282 owner occupied, 93 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

28%


Races in Sugar Creek township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.1%
  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%

Median age of males: 42.4
Median age of females: 39.8

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Average household size: 2.62

Sugar Creek township:

2.6 people
Iowa:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.91

Estimated median household income in 2009: $30,673 ($25,199 in 1999)
This township:

$30,673
Iowa:

$48,044

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $225 (lower quartile is $134, upper quartile is $334)
Here:

$225
State:

$496

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $62,249 (it was $42,400 in 2000)
Sugar Creek township:

$62,249
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,930 - $135,575

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $100,928
Here:

$100,928
State:

$151,570

Mobile homes: $35,478
Here:

$35,478
State:

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

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

17.7%
Whole state:

9.1%

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

7.0%
Whole state:

3.8%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Sugar Creek township: Sugar Creek Mills (A), Wilton East Bound Rest Area (B), Wilton West Bound Rest Area (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sugar Creek township include: Sugar Creek Church (A), Methodist Church (B), South Bethel Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lime City Cemetery (1), Sharon Cemetery (2), Whitmer Cemetery (3), Centerville Cemetery (4), South Bethel Cemetery (5), Sugar Creek Church Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sugar Creek township include: Hoover Historical Site State Historical Marker (1), Historic Iowa City STate Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 22 (41% naturalized citizens)

Sugar Creek township:  5.9%
State:  3.1%

63% of Sugar Creek township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Iowa.

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

  • This state: 2089
  • Northeast: 13
  • Midwest: 121
  • South: 220
  • West: 38

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $24,000

Sugar Creek township, Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 2.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 700
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 62
  • 3 or 4: 31
  • 5 to 9: 8
  • 10 to 19: 13
  • 20 to 49: 9
  • Mobile homes: 308

Median worth of mobile homes: $20,900


Housing units in Sugar Creek township with a mortgage: 223 (14 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 224

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 30
  • 1995 to 1998: 56
  • 1990 to 1994: 91
  • 1980 to 1989: 173
  • 1970 to 1979: 231
  • 1960 to 1969: 224
  • 1950 to 1959: 119
  • 1940 to 1949: 73
  • 1939 or earlier: 141

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 20
  • 4 rooms: 100
  • 5 rooms: 201
  • 6 rooms: 149
  • 7 rooms: 170
  • 8 rooms: 39
  • 9 or more rooms: 9

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

  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 21
  • 3 rooms: 78
  • 4 rooms: 74
  • 5 rooms: 73
  • 6 rooms: 44
  • 7 rooms: 14
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 5

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 23
  • 2 bedrooms: 242
  • 3 bedrooms: 408
  • 4 bedrooms: 15
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 5

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sugar Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 99
  • 2 bedrooms: 119
  • 3 bedrooms: 80
  • 4 bedrooms: 11
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 25
  • 1 vehicle: 254
  • 2 vehicles: 283
  • 3 vehicles: 100
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 124
  • 1 vehicle: 114
  • 2 vehicles: 76
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 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 (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Truck transportation (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (5%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Sugar Creek township:

  • United States or American (42.7%)
  • Irish (16.0%)
  • English (8.8%)
  • German (6.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque) (1.9%)
  • Scottish (1.8%)

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

  • Vietnam (23%)
  • Mexico (23%)
  • Germany (18%)
  • Ukraine (18%)
  • Panama (18%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 845 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 123 (12%)
  • Walked: 20 (2%)
  • Other means: 8 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 45 (4%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (2%)

93.8% of residents of Sugar Creek township speak English at home.
5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (40% speak English very well, 60% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,448
  • In family households: 2,137 (538 male householders, 163 female householders)
    507 spouses, 733 children (699 natural, 10 adopted, 24 stepchildren), 111 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 11 parents, 32 other relatives, 10 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 311 (98 male householders (92 living alone)), 192 female householders (180 living alone)), 21 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 71 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 325 2-persons, 169 3-persons, 149 4-persons, 49 5-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 272 1-person, 12 2-persons, 6 3-persons,

77 married couples with children.
13 single-parent households (11 men, 2 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

3.6%
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: 13
Here:

33.3%
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 Sugar Creek township:

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