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Location of Neola, Iowa
|• Total||0.64 sq mi (1.66 km2)|
|• Land||0.64 sq mi (1.65 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)|
|Elevation||1,099 ft (335 m)|
|• Density||1,432.3/sq mi (553.01/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0459458|
Neola had its start in the year 1869 by the building of the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad through that territory.
Neola is located at(41.450942, -95.617532).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2), all of it land.
|Source: and Iowa Data Center
As of the census of 2010, there were 842 people, 346 households, and 236 families living in the city. The population density was 1,830.4 inhabitants per square mile (706.7/km2). There were 371 housing units at an average density of 806.5 per square mile (311.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.8% White, 0.2% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 0.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.7% of the population.
There were 346 households, of which 38.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 11.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.8% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.98.
The median age in the city was 36.9 years. 28.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.8% were from 25 to 44; 24.8% were from 45 to 64; and 14.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
Tri-Center Community School District operates schools serving Neola. Its high school is Tri-Center High School.
Saint Albert Catholic Schools in Council Bluffs takes students from Neola.
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