Community Data

Siouxland CARES is pleased to share with you the results of the  Greater Sioux City Metro Area Youth Survey and other community data compiled by Siouxland CARES and Source For Siouxland. Click on the title to learn more about the data!


Greater Sioux City Metro Area Youth Survey

Siouxland CARES conducts a survey of 6th,  8th, and 11th graders.  This report describes the conduct and findings of a survey of students in the Sioux City Community School District, Sioux City Catholic Schools, South Sioux City (NE), Dakota Valley School District (SD), Woodbury Central School District, and Elk Point-Jefferson School District. 


Greater Sioux City Metro Area Parent Survey

Siouxland CARES conducts a survey of high school parents. This report describes the conduct and findings of a survey of students in the Sioux City Community School District, Sioux City Catholic Schools, South Sioux City (NE), Dakota Valley School District (SD), Woodbury Central School District, and Elk Point-Jefferson School District. 


Communities Talk: Town Hall Meeting

Siouxland CARES along with the Sioux City Mayor’s Youth Commission, Jackson Recovery Centers, Siouxland District Health Department, the Sioux City Police Department and Partnership For A Healthy Iowa hosted a “Communities Talk: Town Hall Meeting on Underage Drinking & Vaping” on Monday, April 15, 2019 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Bishop Heelan High School, 1231 Grandview Blvd., Sioux City, Iowa. This was an opportunity for the community, both youth and adult, to share their thoughts on these important issues. 


Problem Behavior and Risk Factor Data

Community data includes the problem behaviors of  Substance Abuse, Violence, Teen Pregnancy, Delinquency, and School Drop Out.  Risk Factors data includes Availability of Drugs, Early Initiation of the Problem Behavior, Family History/Family Conflict, Extreme Economic Deprivation, and Academic Failure Beginning in Late Elementary School. To view Risk Factor Data, please click here!