Polk City

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Overview for Polk City, IA

5,386 people live in Polk City, where the median age is 35.5 and the average individual income is $49,659. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,386

Total Population

35.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$49,659

Average individual Income

Around Polk City, IA

There's plenty to do around Polk City, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

21
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
28
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Rising Sun Cafe, The Creamery, and Ziggi's Coffee.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.44 miles 19 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 0.38 miles 27 reviews 4.5/5 stars
Dining 4.39 miles 11 reviews 4.4/5 stars
Active 4.08 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.02 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.77 miles 6 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Polk City, IA

Polk City has 1,868 households, with an average household size of 2.86. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Polk City do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,386 people call Polk City home. The population density is 1,021.6 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,386

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.5

Median Age

55.27 / 44.73%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,868

Total Households

2.86

Average Household Size

$49,659

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Polk City, IA

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The following schools are within or nearby Polk City. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
North Polk West Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
5/5

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