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Persia is a city in Harrison County, in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area.

The latitude of Persia is 41.58N. The longitude is -95.567W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,175 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 363.


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$36,563
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$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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33% of Persia residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Persia ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Persia was $14,859, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Persia residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Persia, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $381.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $585.


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

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The average commute time for Persia workers is 39 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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