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Storm Lake is a city in Buena Vista County.
It is the county seat.
The latitude of Storm Lake is 42.641N. The longitude is -95.209W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,421 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,973.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Storm Lake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Buena Vista County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 50588 ZIP code.
30% of Storm Lake residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Storm Lake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Storm Lake was $15,150, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Storm Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Storm Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $356. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $727.
Libraries in Storm Lake include Storm Lake Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Storm Lake include Storm Lake Times
Buena Vista County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Storm Lake political report.
The average commute time for Storm Lake workers is 12 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Storm Lake between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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