Hastings

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The rural community of Hastings is located at the junction of M16 (360th Street) and Highway 34 east in Mills County, IA. The City of Hastings is 6 miles east of the City of Malvern and sets along the Burlington Northern Sante Fe mainline.

Business Climate

Hastings is a bedroom community for those seeking a peaceful rural setting close to the metropolitan area and surrounding communities of Glenwood, Malvern, and Shenandoah.  The majority of citizens seek employment in neighboring Red Oak, Shenandoah, Glenwood and the Omaha/Council Bluffs Metrpolitan Area.


Demographics

Total Population

150

Households

65

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

-0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Housing

Total Housing Units

65

Owner Occupied

50

Renter Occupied

15

Vacant

14

Median Home Value

$105,000


Average Home Value

$138,776

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Income

Median Household

2016

$50,622

2021

$53,051

Average Household

2016

$63,438

2021

$69,654

Per Capita

2016

$25,248

2021

$27,232

Cost of living

70.50%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

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Commute

Average Commute Time

0 min.

Drive Alone

56

Carpooled

8

Public

0

Work At Home

0

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30

Workforce

Workers 16+

69

Graduates

High School

32

Associates

18

Bacehlor's

11

Graduate

5

Total Employed

34

Total Businesses

5

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-30