Alvord, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 203 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.6%
 
Males: 110  (54.6%)
Females: 93  (45.4%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip code: 51230

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,503 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Alvord:

$57,503
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,141 (it was $17,300 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $75,730 (it was $41,700 in 2000)
Alvord:

$75,730
IA:

$149,100

Median gross rent in 2017: $644.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alvord: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.0%
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  • Races in Alvord, IA (2010)
    • 17488.8%White alone
    • 2211.2%Hispanic
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Ancestries: Dutch (35.1%), German (18.1%), Norwegian (2.9%), English (2.3%), French (2.3%), Northern European (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/26/1892

Elevation: 1320 feet

Land area: 0.27 square miles.

Population density: 743 people per square mile   (low).

Alvord, Iowa map

20 residents are foreign born (7.6% Latin America).

This city:

8.4%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $637 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $624 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (25.3 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (144.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (451.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Doon, IA (2.4 miles ),
Lester, IA (2.6 miles ),
Inwood, IA (2.6 miles ),
Rock Rapids, IA (3.0 miles ),
Rock Valley, IA (3.1 miles ),
Larchwood, IA (3.2 miles ),
Steen, MN (3.5 miles),
Fairview, SD (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 43.34 N, Longitude: 96.30 W

Area code: 712

Distribution of median household income in Alvord, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alvord, IA in 2017

Alvord satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

1.8%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Alvord, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Truck transportation (14.1%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (26.1%)
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.2%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.8%)
  • Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (4.3%)
  • Chemicals (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (15.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.2%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Social assistance (10.2%)
  • Printing & related support activities (8.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.5%)
  • Apparel (6.8%)
Most common occupations in Alvord, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (27.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (20.3%)
  • Carpenters (8.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (18.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Cashiers (10.2%)
  • Registered nurses (8.5%)
  • Printing workers (8.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.8%)

Average climate in Alvord, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Alvord, Iowa average temperatures Alvord, Iowa average precipitation Alvord, Iowa humidity Alvord, Iowa wind speed Alvord, Iowa snowfall Alvord, Iowa sunshine Alvord, Iowa clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.70
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.440. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.37
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Alvord-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.7 miles away from the Alvord city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alvord-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 161.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 166.4 miles away from Alvord center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 136.9 miles away from Alvord center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 113.1 miles away from Alvord center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 161.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 718.6 miles away from Alvord center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lyon County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alvord topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alvord:

  • FELLOWSHIP VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INWOOD, IA)
  • SANFORD ROCK RAPIDS MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ROCK RAPIDS, IA)
  • WESTVIEW HOMES (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCK VALLEY, IA)
  • HEGG MEMORIAL HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ROCK VALLEY, IA)
  • HEGG HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ROCK VALLEY, IA)
  • TUFF MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HILLS, MN)
  • SANFORD CANTON-INWOOD MEDICAL CENTER - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CANTON, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alvord:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 29 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of South Dakota (about 50 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 60 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • South Dakota State University (about 72 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Buena Vista University (about 74 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 74 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 82 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Alvord: Farmers Elevator Company Elevator (A), Alvord Feed and Supply Incorporated Elevator (B), Alvord (C), Alvord Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alvord include: Sacred Heart Catholic Church (A), Christ Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Agnes Allen - Girls Professional Baseball League player.

Lyon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alvord that have no violations reported:

  • ALVORD MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 196, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.4%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Alvord (2011 data):

  • American State Bank: Alvord Branch at 212 Main Street, branch established on 1996/11/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $567.8 mil, Deposits: $473.7 mil, headquarters in Sioux Center, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Ambank Company, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Alvord:

Marital status in Alvord, IA
  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 70.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

For population 25 years and over in Alvord:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alvord, IA (based on Lyon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,63122
Evangelical Protestant3,19314
Catholic1,2663
Other1-
None1,490-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Lyon County:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
This county:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Lyon County:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lyon County:

7.8%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.2%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.2%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alvord:

44.3%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.1%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Alvord:

35.9%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Alvord:

55.6%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Alvord:

76.7%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alvord, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$890
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$36
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,340
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,266

Alvord government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($133.00)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($88.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($83.74)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($54.19)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($44.33)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($44.33)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($39.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($24.63)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($19.70)
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($14.78)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($9.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($9.85)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $31,000 ($152.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $30,000 ($147.78)

Alvord government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $17,000 ($83.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($68.97)
    Other: $1,000 ($4.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $40,000 ($197.04)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($19.70)
    Rents: $3,000 ($14.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($133.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($73.89)
  • Tax - Property: $34,000 ($167.49)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $19,000 ($93.60)
    Other License: $1,000 ($4.93)

Alvord government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $268,000 ($1320.20)

3.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,783 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sioux County, IA  0.85% ($48,595 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.82% ($36,694)


4.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Minnehaha County, SD  1.16% ($48,235 average AGI)
to Sioux County, IA  0.93% ($78,366)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alvord:

  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWSN (1230 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alvord:

  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KIHK (106.9 FM; ROCK VALLEY, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSOU-FM (93.9 FM; SIOUX CENTER, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KDCR (88.5 FM; SIOUX CENTER, IA; Owner: DORDT COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KYBB (102.7 FM; CANTON, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/C COMPANY)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KRRO (103.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alvord:

  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K25AA (Channel 25; ROCK RAPIDS, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KUSD-TV (Channel 2; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K56GF (Channel 56; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.1mTotal length
  • 4,105Total average daily traffic
  • 630Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,105Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Alvord, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Alvord, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Alvord)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 43.311944 Lon: -96.331667, Call Sign: WZE818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.412 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2014, Expiration Date: 09/06/2024, Registrant: Sioux Falls Two-Way Radio Service Inc, 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • Alvord MP160.1 - HBD, Bnsf Ls197 Mp160.1 - Alvord Hbd (Lat: 43.315556 Lon: -96.283417), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.6 m, Overall height: 5.9 m, Call Sign: WQJB538,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2018, Expiration Date: 07/16/2028, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 2108 Dogwood Ave (Lat: 43.344944 Lon: -96.349139), Call Sign: WQPJ869,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.682 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2012, Expiration Date: 06/07/2022, Certifier: Steven Serck, Registrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • ALVF365A0, Lat: 43.341667 Lon: -96.302556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • ALVF365A90, Lat: 43.341667 Lon: -96.302556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • ALVF365A180, Lat: 43.341667 Lon: -96.302556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • ALVF365A270, Lat: 43.341667 Lon: -96.302556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • 51230752400003, Lat: 43.342056 Lon: -96.302250, Type: Building, Structure height: 3.7 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQJC234,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: James C Vaughn, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (801) 437-0781, Fax: (801) 437-3904, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE0SHY, Licensee ID: L02196081, Grant Date: 06/22/2018, Expiration Date: 06/22/2028, Certifier: Reuel A Beauchamp, Registrant: Reuel A Beauchamp, Alvord, IA 51230

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alvord, IA
  • 85.0%Utility gas
  • 13.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alvord, IA
  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 50.0%Electricity


Alvord compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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