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See what Dunkerton, IA has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Dunkerton Demographics

Education

High School

41%

Associate's

41%

Bachelor's

14%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

51%

3 people

18%

4 people

22%

5 people

8%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

36%

50-100k

36%

100-150k

21%

150-200k

6%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

15%

20-45

33%

45-65

26%

65+

15%

Getting Around Dunkerton

Dunkerton Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

52%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

4%

Dunkerton Education

Schools

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Living in Dunkerton, IA

Dunkerton is a small town in Iowa with just under 1,000 residents. The town's residents, at an average age of just over 38, are younger than most cities in Iowa. Just 20% of residents rent in Dunkerton, as most own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $587 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Dunkerton will save around $2,700 compared to the state average.

Dunkerton has an average commute time of about 25 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, chosen by 46% of commuters, while public transportation isn't used. Relatively few residents walk to work.

Many Dunkerton residents work in one of three industries: manufacturing, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 33% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 14% of the town's population works in transportation, which ranks as the top field in the town. Dunkerton workers take home an average annual income of about $68K, about the same as those elsewhere in Iowa. Dunkerton, however, compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Dunkerton has a large number of residents over the age of 25 who possess an Associate's degree (11%). Further, 7% possess a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.