decorah Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 77 2.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,191 30.4 % 32.2 %
Some College 781 20.0 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,108 28.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 757 19.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,742 95.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,628 41.6 % 41.6 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,985 - -
19 years old and under 1,802 22.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,085 38.6 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 1,509 18.9 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,589 19.9 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,503 98.1 % 84.4 %
Spanish 120 1.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 25 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,812 52.2 % 33.6 %
Married 1,358 39.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 11 0.3 % 2.5 %
Divorced 292 8.4 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,032 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,923 96.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 109 3.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,194 72.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 109 3.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 229 7.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 150 4.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 118 3.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 102 3.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 130 4.3 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 222 7.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 211 7.0 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 498 16.4 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 280 9.2 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 453 14.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,141 37.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 614 20.3 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 2,181 71.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 63 2.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 19 0.6 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 46 1.5 % 0.4 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,639 96.4 % 75.1 %
African-American 152 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 33 0.4 % 0.9 %
Asian 79 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 22 0.3 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 52,912 57,617
Median Family Income 74,773 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 24,334 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 73.85 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.93 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.02
    [CDD] 2.22

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com