Beacon city, Iowa

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Beacon city, Iowa

Beacon city, Iowa
Population
- Total:494 (2010)
- Density:247,0/sq mi (164,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:2 sq mi (3 sq km)
- Land:2 sq mi (3 sq km)
Latitude:+41.2746230
Longitude:-092.6813969

Quick information summary of the Beacon city area.

Beacon city is located in the state of Iowa. It occupies the area of 2 square miles. 0 square miles are water areas and 2 square miles remain for land areas. Center of the Beacon city lies at +41.2746230, -092.6813969 coordinates. According to the 2010 Census, there are 494 living in the Beacon city. The racial makeup shows these 3 races as the most frequent : White (97.98%), American Indian and Alaska Native (1.21%) and Black or African American (0.61%). Median age is 40 for the males and 43 for the females.

Statistical data for the Beacon city based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
494
White alone
48497.98 %
Black or African American alone
30.61 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
61.21 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
00.00 %
Two or More races
10.20 %

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Population break-up based on Counties and Subdivisions in the area

Counties Subdivisions
County (whole county) Beacon city part within the County Subdivision (whole subdivision) Beacon city part within the Subdivision
Mahaska County 22.381- Beacon city part494
Garfield township 1.232- Beacon city part494

Statistical data for the Beacon city

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
494
White alone
48497.98 %
Black or African American alone
30.61 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
61.21 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
00.00 %
Two or More races
10.20 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
494
Not Hispanic or Latino
48497.98 %
Hispanic or Latino
102.02 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
494
Not Hispanic or Latino
48497.98 %
White alone
48099.17 %
Black or African American alone
30.62 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
00.00 %
Two or More races
10.21 %
Hispanic or Latino
102.02 %
White alone
440.00 %
Black or African American alone
00.00 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
660.00 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
00.00 %
Two or More races
00.00 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
41
Male
40
Female
43

Household Type

Total
213
Family households
14467.61 %
Husband-wife family
10875.00 %
Other family
3625.00 %
Male householder, no wife present
1438.89 %
Female householder, no husband present
2261.11 %
Nonfamily households
6932.39 %
Householder living alone
5985.51 %
Householder not living alone
1014.49 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Beacon city - including Historical Features

Distance is calculated from the Beacon city center coordinates

Distance limit:

Random list of Geographic Features located within the radius of 3 miles from the Beacon city center

Airport

  • Roth Landing Field [2.89 mi] [4.66 km]

Building

  • Jessop-Bruner Library [3.37 mi] [5.43 km]
  • Rock Island Passenger Railroad Station [2.28 mi] [3.67 km]

Cemetery

  • McGlasson Cemetery [1.97 mi] [3.18 km]
  • Beacon Cemetery [1.41 mi] [2.27 km]

Church

  • Saint John Lutheran Church [2.62 mi] [4.21 km]
  • Beacon United Methodist Church [0.18 mi] [0.3 km]
  • Assembly of God Church [3.08 mi] [4.96 km]
  • Calvary Bible Church [2.59 mi] [4.16 km]
  • Evangelical Church [1.91 mi] [3.07 km]
  • Park Church of Christ [3.1 mi] [5 km]
  • Jehovahs Witnesses [2 mi] [3.22 km]
  • Grace Lutheran Church [3.07 mi] [4.94 km]
  • Wesleyan Church [3.18 mi] [5.12 km]
  • Emmanuel Baptist Church [3.37 mi] [5.43 km]
  • First Church of the Open Bible [2.99 mi] [4.81 km]
  • Oskaloosa Free Methodist Church [2.57 mi] [4.14 km]
  • Good News Chapel [1.77 mi] [2.85 km]
  • First Church of the Open Bible [2.17 mi] [3.5 km]

Civil

  • City of Beacon [0 mi] [0.01 km]
  • Township of Garfield [1.61 mi] [2.58 km]
  • City of University Park [3.53 mi] [5.69 km]

Locale

  • Oskaloosa Wastewater Plant [1.28 mi] [2.06 km]
  • Beacon [0.19 mi] [0.31 km]
  • Elmhurst Country Club [2.63 mi] [4.23 km]
  • Quad-County Grain Incorporated Elevator [3.35 mi] [5.4 km]
  • Edmundson Golf Course [1.23 mi] [1.98 km]
  • Harvest Point Golf Course [1.12 mi] [1.8 km]
  • University Park [3.37 mi] [5.43 km]

Park

  • Edmundson Park [1.44 mi] [2.31 km]
  • Hull State Game Management Area [3.69 mi] [5.93 km]

Populated Place

  • Bolton [3.05 mi] [4.9 km]
  • Beacon [0.18 mi] [0.3 km]
  • University Park [3.37 mi] [5.43 km]

Post Office

  • Beacon Post Office [0.18 mi] [0.3 km]
  • University Park Post Office [3.37 mi] [5.43 km]
  • Oskaloosa Post Office [2.19 mi] [3.53 km]

School

  • Vennard College [3.41 mi] [5.49 km]
  • Jefferson School [2.09 mi] [3.37 km]
  • Webster School [2.64 mi] [4.25 km]

Stream

  • Little Muchakinock Creek [1.01 mi] [1.63 km]

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City Alias ZIP Codes
BeaconBeacon52534
BeaconEvans Junction52534
EllstonBeaconsfield50074

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