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Collins is a city in Story County, in the Ames metro area.
The latitude of Collins is 41.902N. The longitude is -93.306W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 997 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 495.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Collins demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Story County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Ames area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 50055 ZIP code.
24% of Collins residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Collins ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Collins was $20,284, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Collins residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Collins, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $322. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $662.
Libraries in Collins include Collins Public Library ... View libraries
Story County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Collins political report.
The average commute time for Collins workers is 35 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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