Dows Information

Dows Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Dows, IA

General Dows Information

State: Iowa

County: Wright County

Close cities: Galt, IA, Blairsburg, IA, Rowan, IA, Latimer, IA, Williams, IA, Coulter, IA, Dows, IA, Alden, IA, Alexander, IA, Popejoy, IA

Dows Population (census data)
Total 563 (-15.4% since 2000)
Male 266 (47.2%)
Female 297 (52.8%)

Population Density: 723 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.3 (US Avg is 100)

Dows Elevation: 1,150 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1892

Land Area: 0.78 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,505

Zip Codes: 50071.

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Dows Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.8%)
  • Hispanic (9.2%)
  • Other race (6.4%)
  • Korean (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (41.8%)
  • Norwegian (10.1%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • Irish (6.8%)
  • United States (4.9%)
  • Danish (4.9%)
Foriegn Born: 29 people (5.2%)
  • Latin America (55.8%)
  • Asia (23.3%)
  • Europe (20.9%)

Dows School Information

Elementary Schools
Dows Elementary School (404 Park Avenue, Dows, IA, 50071 - Dows Community School District District)

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