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Blockton is a city in Taylor County.

The latitude of Blockton is 40.615N. The longitude is -94.476W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,122 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 192.


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$22,917
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$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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27% of Blockton residents report German ancestry, and 22% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Blockton ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Blockton was $15,413, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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1% of Blockton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Blockton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $195.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $363.


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Taylor County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Blockton political report.

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The average commute time for Blockton workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Blockton, IA

Pros: It's a great place to raise children.

Cons: No doctors, hospitals, or hometown school.

This is a good place to grow up.

General info: It was a fun place to be raised in the 1950s and 1960s.

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