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Apartments for rent in Dakota City, NE

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Who Lives Here

Dakota City Demographics

Education

High School

55%

Associate's

26%

Bachelor's

14%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

33%

3 people

17%

4 people

17%

5 people

14%

6+ people

18%

Household Income

0-50k

42%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

4%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

19%

10-20

18%

20-45

32%

45-65

23%

65+

8%

Getting Around Dakota City

Dakota City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

52%

15-30 Mins

40%

30-40 Mins

5%

40-60 Mins

2%

60+ Mins

1%

What Renters Are Saying

Dakota City Features

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Dakota City Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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All About

Living in Dakota City, NE

Dakota City, Nebraska is a small town with a population of approximately 2,000. Families with young children are a frequent sight, as kids under 5 account for an above-average percentage of the community, while retirees are less well-represented. At an average age of just under 35, the town's population is notably younger than most cities in Nebraska. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 73% of residents own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $706 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Dakota City will save around $1,500 compared to the state average.

There are two primary industries in Dakota City: manufacturing and retail. Combined, these industries account for 25% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 16% of residents work in transportation, making it the top career path in the town. Dakota City workers bring in an average annual income of just over $75K, around $8,000 more than the average Nebraska resident. The town's average income, however, is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345. Compared to the national average, Dakota City has a relatively high percentage of residents older than 25 who have a high school degree or GED (24%). In addition, 8% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree.

Dakota City residents have an average commute of about 15 minutes, faster than the Nebraska average of about 19 minutes. Many residents (51%) commute to work by car, while public transportation is not used widely. Not many commuters walk to work.