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Janesville is a city in Bremer County, in the Waterloo-Cedar Falls metro area. (The community straddles Bremer and Black Hawk counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The community was named after wife of John Barrick, settler
The latitude of Janesville is 42.646N. The longitude is -92.462W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 906 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 822.
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41% of Janesville residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Janesville ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Janesville was $18,878, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Janesville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Janesville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $257. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $714.
Libraries in Janesville include Janesville Public Library ... View libraries
Bremer County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Janesville political report.
The average commute time for Janesville workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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