decorah Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 136 3.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,441 35.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 640 15.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,052 26.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 780 19.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,830 94.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,656 40.9 % 40.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,058 - -
19 years old and under 2,073 25.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,850 35.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,470 18.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,665 20.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,598 98.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 130 1.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 8 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,830 53.1 % 33.2 %
Married 1,334 38.7 % 50.6 %
Divorced 284 8.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,984 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,841 95.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 143 4.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,126 71.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 118 4.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 202 6.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 203 6.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 124 4.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 112 3.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 99 3.3 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 247 8.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 301 10.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 425 14.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 357 12.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 482 16.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 998 33.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 633 21.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,137 71.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 47 1.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 9 0.3 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 15 0.5 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,761 97.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 149 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 18 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 47 0.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 12 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,361 53,657
Median Family Income 66,712 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 22,655 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 82.44 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.93 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.25
    [CDD] 7.3
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