Iowa O’brien County Public Schools

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O’Brien County, IA

Map of O'Brien County, IAO’Brien County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 573.1 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 25.2 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population declined by 13.8%. On the 2000 census form, 99.5% of the population reported only one race, with 0.3% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.8% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.42 persons compared to an average family size of 2.97 persons.

In 2005 health care and social assistance was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $22,210. Per capita income grew by 25.0% between 1994 and 2004 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2005)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2005) 14,414 Covered Employment 6,145
Growth (%) since 1990 -6.7% Average wage per job $23,457
Households (2000) 6,001 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 8.9%
Labor Force (persons) (2005) 7,748 Average wage per job $31,018
Unemployment Rate (2005) 4.1 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County D
Per Capita Personal Income (2004) $30,320 Average wage per job D
Median Household Income (2003) $38,489 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County D
Poverty Rate (2003) 7.8 Average wage per job D
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 80.7 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 3.6%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 14.7 Average wage per job $36,459

1. EAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 501 Normal College Ave, Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4337
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 371
Grades: PK-4

2. HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 240 1st St SE, Hartley, IA 51346
Phone: (712) 928-2020
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 242
Grades: PK-4

3. HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN HIGH SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 206, Hartley, IA 51346
Phone: (712) 928-3406
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 231
Grades: 9-12

4. HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: P.O. Box 557, Sanborn, IA 51248
Phone: (712) 930-3281
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 206
Grades: 5-8

5. NORTHWEST IOWA CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 300 N 8th Ave W, Hartley, IA 51346
Phone: (712) 928-3406
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 9-12

6. SHELDON HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1700 East Fourth Street, Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2501
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 336
Grades: 9-12

7. SHELDON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 310 23rd Avenue, Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4346
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 279
Grades: 5-8

8. SOUTH O’BRIEN ELEM SCH PRIMGHAR CENTER
Address: Po Box P, Primghar, IA 51245
Phone: (712) 957-3755
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 302
Grades: PK-6

9. SOUTH O’BRIEN SECONDARY SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 638, Paullina, IA 51046
Phone: (712) 949-3454
County: O’brien County
Enrollment: 320
Grades: 7-12