Blairsburg, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 210 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.6%
 
Males: 100  (48.1%)
Females: 110  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  50.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50034.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,298 (it was $46,667 in 2000)
Blairsburg:

$54,298
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,618 (it was $17,817 in 2000)

Blairsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $85,723 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Blairsburg:

$85,723
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $95,945; Detached houses: $96,046

Median gross rent in 2016: $550.

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  • Races in Blairsburg, IA (2010)

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    • 21499.5%White alone
    • 10.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blairsburg: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (53.8%), Norwegian (15.4%), American (5.1%), Irish (2.6%), Scandinavian (2.6%), Scottish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1230 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 325 people per square mile   (very low).

Blairsburg,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Blairsburg:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blairsburg city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 5.3%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Blairsburg, Iowa as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Blairsburg to the number of sex offenders is 129 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $921 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $906 (1.1%)

Blairsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (31.3 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (148.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (308.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Williams, IA (2.2 miles ), Kamrar, IA (2.7 miles ), Webster City, IA (3.0 miles ), Jewell Junction, IA (3.4 miles ), Woolstock, IA (3.5 miles ), Ellsworth, IA (3.5 miles ), Popejoy, IA (3.7 miles) , Alden, IA (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $48,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $92,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.48 N, Longitude: 93.64 W

Area code: 515

Blairsburg household income distribution Blairsburg home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-12.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (39%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Blairsburg, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blairsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the Blairsburg city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1966, a category F5 tornado 22.2 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 172 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blairsburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% 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 250.7 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 411.3 miles away from Blairsburg 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 393.9 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 313.8 miles away from the city 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 268.1 miles away from Blairsburg center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 253.8 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 Hamilton County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blairsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Blairsburg:

  • HAMILTON COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WEBSTER CITY, IA)
  • SOUTHFIELD WELLNESS COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WEBSTER CITY, IA)
  • CRESTVIEW NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WEBSTER CITY, IA)
  • USA HEALTHCARE, DOWS (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; DOWS, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blairsburg:

  • Iowa Central Community College (about 29 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,682)
  • Iowa State University (about 32 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 54 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 54 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 61 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Drake University (about 61 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 67 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)

Public high school in Blairsburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Blairsburg:

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Notable locations in Blairsburg: Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), Blairsburg (B), Blairsburg Fire Department (C), Blairsburg Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2009 was 46.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.5%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  77.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blairsburg city (based on Hamilton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,42217
Evangelical Protestant2,93915
Catholic1,4332
Other21
None5,877-
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
Hamilton County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Hamilton County:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

28.3%
Iowa:

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

12.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,099
Firefighters 0$0 1$124
Sewerage 0$0 2$338
Water Supply 0$0 2$338
Totals for Government 0$0 12$1,899

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($276.19)
    Regular Highways: $49,000 ($233.33)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($90.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($42.86)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($38.10)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($38.10)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($28.57)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($19.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($9.52)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($9.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.76)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($4.76)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $2,000 ($9.52)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($9.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $16,000 ($76.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($4.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $14,000 ($66.67)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($9.52)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $20,000 ($95.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($23.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($61.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($104.76)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($38.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($157.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $19,000 ($90.48)
    General Support: $4,000 ($19.05)
  • Tax - Property: $45,000 ($214.29)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($152.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($133.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($19.05)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $24,000 ($114.29)
    End of Fiscal Year: $21,000 ($100.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $234,000 ($1114.29)

5.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
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 Story County, IA  0.77% ($32,872 average AGI)
from Webster County, IA  0.62% ($28,684)
from Wright County, IA  0.39% ($24,667)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Story County, IA  0.86% ($35,189 average AGI)
to Webster County, IA  0.68% ($24,095)
to Polk County, IA  0.52% ($43,719)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blairsburg:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KQWC (1570 AM; 0 kW; WEBSTER CITY, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blairsburg:

  • KQWC-FM (95.7 FM; WEBSTER CITY, IA; Owner: WMMP, 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)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KKEZ (94.5 FM; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTPR (91.1 FM; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KIAQ (96.9 FM; CLARION, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF FT. DODGE, INC.)
  • KJYL (100.7 FM; EAGLE GROVE, IA; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING,INC)

TV broadcast stations around Blairsburg:

  • K25FA (Channel 25; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K47EK (Channel 47; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K49DZ (Channel 49; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K55GV (Channel 55; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K57GN (Channel 57; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K61GF (Channel 61; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K19DX (Channel 19; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K27EW (Channel 27; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K33ED (Channel 33; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K51EP (Channel 51; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K53FD (Channel 53; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K59FM (Channel 59; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K69GZ (Channel 69; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTIN (Channel 21; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Blairsburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • W Jct Us 69 & Old Us 20 (Lat: 42.471639 Lon: -93.640222), Call Sign: KFQ895
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.655 MHz, 155.685 MHzGrant Date: 04/10/2014, Expiration Date: 07/07/2024Registrant: Iowa State Patrol Communications, 5912 2nd Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50313, Phone: (515) 281-3175, Fax: (515) 281-6761, Email:
  • 2557 305th St (Lat: 42.608389 Lon: -93.664778), Type: Silo, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQTW900, Licensee ID: L01774988
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.837 MHzGrant Date: 04/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/29/2024, Certifier: Chris LanderRegistrant: Phelps Implement Corporation, 1502 G Ave, Grundy Center, IA 50638, Phone: (641) 751-3439, Email:
  • Lat: 42.482000 Lon: -93.641778, Call Sign: WQVI774
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.787 MHz, 451.487 MHz, 451.512 MHz, 451.387 MHz, 451.237 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2015, Expiration Date: 02/25/2025, Certifier: Donald JohnsonRegistrant: R Comm Wireless, 2010 Washington Ave., Iowa Falls, IA 50126, Phone: (641) 648-4821, Fax: (641) 648-5256, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • BLAIRSBURG, 2.5 Mi Se (Lat: 42.474722 Lon: -93.589444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WMN280
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • BB20, Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194, Type: Silo, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQKB349
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, 227 West Herman Street, Woolstock, IA 50599, Phone: (515) 839-5571, Fax: (515) 839-5621, Email:
  • BB140, Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194, Type: Silo, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQKB349
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, 227 West Herman Street, Woolstock, IA 50599, Phone: (515) 839-5571, Fax: (515) 839-5621, Email:
  • BB260, Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194, Type: Silo, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQKB349
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, 227 West Herman Street, Woolstock, IA 50599, Phone: (515) 839-5571, Fax: (515) 839-5621, Email:
  • EXTBB0, Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194, Type: Silo, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQKB349
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, 227 West Herman Street, Woolstock, IA 50599, Phone: (515) 839-5571, Fax: (515) 839-5621, Email:
  • EXTBB180, Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194, Type: Silo, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQKB349
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, 227 West Herman Street, Woolstock, IA 50599, Phone: (515) 839-5571, Fax: (515) 839-5621, Email:
  • BLAIRSBURG, 501 Lake Street (Lat: 42.481194 Lon: -93.643194), Type: Silo, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: WQRG440
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2013, Expiration Date: 05/08/2023, Certifier: Jack BlairRegistrant: Intelpath, 16 W 575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

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

  • BLAIRSBURG WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 215, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Blairsburg, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John671.2 years
William674.7 years
Harold459.3 years
Frank481.7 years
Henry278.5 years
Gerald277.0 years
Helen272.5 years
Irene270.0 years
James260.9 years
Donald263.5 years
Most common last names in Blairsburg, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Butler470.0 years
Pelz481.3 years
Smith476.5 years
Ferrell374.0 years
Hilpipre376.7 years
Larson375.0 years
Hemmen291.0 years
Arends276.5 years
Cormaney277.0 years
Hartmann288.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (74%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

Blairsburg compared to Iowa state average:

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