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Carter Lake is a city in Pottawattamie County,
Iowa, United States. It is located just north of downtown Omaha.
Carter Lake is the only city in Iowa located west of the Missouri
River. This is due to a flood that occurred in March 1877, which
redirected the course of the river a mile to the southeast. Part of the
old river course, still exists as an oxbow lake, Carter Lake, for which
the town is named today. The lake and adjoining park is a popular
As of the 2000 census, there are 3,248 people, 1,221 households, and
914 families residing in
the city. The population density is 1,799.7 people per square mile
(696.7/km²). There are 1,292 housing units at an average density
of 715.9 per square mile (277.1/km²).
The median income for a household in the city is $37,851, and the median income for a family is $42,794. Males have a median income of $30,946 versus $23,309 for females.
The per capita income for the city is $18,758. 7.1% of the population and 4.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 11.6% of those under the age of 18 and 2.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
Carter Lake has a cost of living that is well below the national average.
The Carter Lake community, which uses the Council Bluffs schools system for middle and high school, has 14 elementary school, 3 middle schools, and 4 high schools.Carter Lake Area Schools
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The racial makeup of the city is 96.71% White, 0.25% African American, 0.74% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.86% from other races, and 1.20% from two or more races. 2.89% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 1,221 households out of which 32.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.4% are married couples living together, 13.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.1% are non-families. 20.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.66 and the average family size is 3.04.
Age/Gender Breakdown: 25.9% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 12.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years.
For every 100 females there are 100.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.4 males.
*Charts current as of the 2010 census