IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Cresco, IA

Cresco, IA is located in Howard County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Cresco is about 3,422 with about 431 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,967.

The Average Home Value is $124,700.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 34% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,377.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cresco is about 2.3%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Howard County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.44% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.19%
Democratic: 35.74%
Libertarian: 0.46%
Other: 0.4%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Ridgeway, IA (8.50 mi.)
Saratoga, IA (9.95 mi.)
Lime Springs, IA (9.95 mi.)
Decorah, IA (11.69 mi.)
Burr Oak, IA (11.69 mi.)
Chester, IA (17.14 mi.)
Calmar, IA (18.01 mi.)
Fort Atkinson, IA (18.49 mi.)
Festina, IA (18.49 mi.)
Elma, IA (18.63 mi.)
Lawler, IA (18.97 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 52136
Latitude : 43.356758
Longitude : -92.121124
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1243 ft.
Area Code(s) : 563

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 49.29%
Female Population Estimate : 50.71%
Median Age : 41.5
Male Median Age : 39.9
Female Median Age : 43.1

White Population Estimate : 98.68%
Black Population Estimate : 0.69%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.22%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.55%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.49%
Other Population Estimate : 0.62%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cresco specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Howard County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Howard County: About 63 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Howard County is about 78% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.