Fort Dodge Information

Fort Dodge Information

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

General Fort Dodge Information

State: Iowa

County: Webster County

Close cities: Vincent, IA, Moorland, IA, Clare, IA, Badger, IA, Barnum, IA, Duncombe, IA, Otho, IA, Humboldt, IA, Coalville, IA, Thor, IA

Fort Dodge Population (census data)
Total 25,230 (+0.7% since 2000)
Male 11,987 (47.5%)
Female 13,243 (52.5%)

Population Density: 1,733 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1869

Land Area: 14.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,996

Zip Codes: 50501.

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Fort Dodge Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.1%)
  • Black (3.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.4%)
  • Irish (14.7%)
  • Norwegian (9.6%)
  • English (7.0%)
  • Swedish (6.3%)
  • United States (5.3%)
Foriegn Born: 580 people (2.3%)
  • Asia (36.4%)
  • Latin America (36.4%)
  • Europe (27.3%)

Fort Dodge School Information

High Schools
Fort Dodge High School (819 N 25th Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Gordon Willard Alternative Education High School (104 South 17 Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Middle Schools
Fair Oaks Middle School (416 South 10th Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Phillips Middle School (1015 5th Avenue N, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Butler Elementary School (945 South 18th Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Cooper Elementary School (2420 14th Avenue North, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Duncombe Elementary School (615 N 16th Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Feelhaver Elementary School (1300 14th Avenue N, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Hillcrest Elementary School (712 3rd Street NW, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)
Riverside Elementary School (733 F Street, Fort Dodge, IA, 50501 - Fort Dodge Community School District District)

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