Bagley, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 291 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.8%
 
Males: 169  (58.2%)
Females: 122  (41.8%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50026.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,334 (it was $29,219 in 2000)
Bagley:

$28,334
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,319 (it was $13,754 in 2000)

Bagley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,512 (it was $43,000 in 2000)
Bagley:

$44,512
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $471.

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  • Races in Bagley, IA (2010)

    Bagley races chart
    • 27490.4%White alone
    • 227.3%Hispanic
    • 51.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

Races in Bagley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bagley: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.0%), Irish (15.1%), Danish (5.4%), United States (5.4%), English (4.3%), Czech (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/16/1891

Elevation: 1106 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 952 people per square mile   (low).

Bagley,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bagley:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bagley city:

  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $719 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $643 (1.8%)

Bagley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (42.9 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (91.5 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (347.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Yale, IA (2.5 miles ), Jamaica, IA (2.5 miles ), Bayard, IA (2.6 miles ), Lake Panorama, IA (3.0 miles ), Dawson, IA (3.3 miles) , Panora, IA (3.3 miles ), Jefferson, IA (3.5 miles ), Guthrie Center, IA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.85 N, Longitude: 94.43 W

Area code: 641

Bagley household income distribution Bagley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.0%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+11.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Bagley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bagley, Iowa

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Tornado activity:

Bagley-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Bagley city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 tornado 30.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bagley-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 79% 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 276.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 417.9 miles away from Bagley 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 237.2 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 300.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 102.2 miles away from Bagley center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 403.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Guthrie County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Bagley:

  • BAYARD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BAYARD, IA)
  • CRAFT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PANORA, IA)
  • PANORA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PANORA, IA)
  • GUTHRIE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • THE NEW HOMESTEAD (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • THE NEW HOMESTEAD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • GREENE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER PUBLIC HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; JEFFERSON, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bagley:

  • Iowa State University (about 43 miles; Ames, IA; Full-time enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 44 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 44 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 46 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Buena Vista University (about 68 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 82 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 88 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

Library in Bagley:

  • BAGLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $22,592; Location: 117 MAIN; 5,639 books; 242 audio materials; 455 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bagley: West Central Cooperative Elevator (A), Bagley Volunteer Fire Department (B), Bagley City Hall (C), Bagley Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bagley include: Church of Christ (A), United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Guthrie 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 Bagley that have no violations reported:

  • BAGLEY WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 303, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.4%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 86.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Bagley compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Bagley (2011 data):

  • Raccoon Valley Bank: Bagley Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1935/09/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $186.1 mil, Deposits: $168.0 mil, headquarters in Perry, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Perry Investment Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Iowa average:

10.3

Bagley travel time to work - commute Bagley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bagley city (based on Guthrie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,64314
Catholic1,6164
Evangelical Protestant1,19215
Other1-
None5,502-
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: 3
Guthrie County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Guthrie County:

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.1%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Guthrie County:

27.6%
Iowa:

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

12.6%
State:

14.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$750
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$1,060
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,750
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$150
Totals for Government 0$0 6$4,710

Bagley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($3.44)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($175.26)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($120.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($72.16)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($44.67)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($30.93)
    Health Services - Other: $7,000 ($24.05)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($20.62)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($17.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($17.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($6.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($6.87)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($6.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,000 ($72.16)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($24.05)

Bagley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($85.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,000 ($51.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $8,000 ($27.49)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($13.75)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($130.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $28,000 ($96.22)
    All Other: $2,000 ($6.87)
    General Support: $1,000 ($3.44)
  • Tax - Property: $48,000 ($164.95)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($6.87)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.44)

Bagley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $120,000 ($412.37)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($360.82)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($51.55)

Bagley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($515.46)

5.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,482 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
Iowa average:

5.75%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, IA  1.27% ($40,000 average AGI)
from Polk County, IA  1.20% ($46,846)
from Adair County, IA  0.39% ($49,706)


6.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Iowa average:

5.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Polk County, IA  1.47% ($31,797 average AGI)
to Dallas County, IA  1.10% ($54,021)
to Adair County, IA  0.34% ($24,533)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bagley:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bagley:

  • KGRA (98.9 FM; JEFFERSON, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KKRF (107.9 FM; STUART, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDLS-FM (105.5 FM; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Bagley:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Elaine L Thompson, Near 1157 Rose Avenue (Lat: 41.833667 Lon: -94.385361), Type: 85.0, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR., Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Lottie L Thompson, Near 1157 Rose Avenue (Lat: 41.833667 Lon: -94.385361), Type: 85.0, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR., Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Lottie L Thompson, Near 1157 Rose Avenue (Lat: 41.833667 Lon: -94.385361), Type: 85.0, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE
  • Bridget Carter, Near 1157 Rose Avenue (Lat: 41.833667 Lon: -94.385361), Type: 85.0, Structure height: 19077 m, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N0GQQ, Previous Call Sign: KA0UYR, Licensee ID: L00267916
    Grant Date: 01/14/1992, Expiration Date: 01/14/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/15/2004
    Registrant: Duane D Hansen, 121 4th St, Bagley, IA 50026
  • Call Sign: N2RDP, Licensee ID: L00381196
    Grant Date: 03/28/2012, Expiration Date: 06/02/2022
    Registrant: Christopher R Ciesla, 3023 110th St, Bagley, IA 50026
  • Call Sign: W0MDA
    Grant Date: 07/19/1988, Expiration Date: 07/19/1998, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2000
    Registrant: Gerald L Walston, 107 1st Ave, Bagley, IA 50026

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88540 , Serial Number: 16166, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Julie Marie Cornelius, Po Box 69, Bagley, IA 50026

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Bagley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bagley, IA
Most common first names in Bagley, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary876.5 years
George778.7 years
Robert764.3 years
Grace686.8 years
Harold673.3 years
John679.2 years
Fred573.6 years
William577.6 years
Harry477.2 years
Everett483.0 years
Most common last names in Bagley, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cain887.4 years
Miller778.5 years
Smith786.3 years
Hoyt677.0 years
Ferguson586.4 years
Clark578.4 years
Morris580.2 years
Badger484.0 years
Gardner477.7 years
Gilliland475.2 years

Bagley on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Radio, TV, and computer and software, and other electronic stores"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the greatest earthquake activity"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other direct selling establishments"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Mathematical science occupations"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
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