Bloomfield, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 2,645 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 1,131  (42.8%)
Females: 1,514  (57.2%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip codes: 52537.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,633 (it was $31,471 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$43,633
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,029 (it was $17,962 in 2000)

Bloomfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $81,530 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$81,530
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $85,881; Detached houses: $89,403; Townhouses or other attached units: $40,188; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $142,205; Mobile homes: $28,263

Median gross rent in 2012: $545.

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Bloomfield races chart
  • White alone - 2,523 (95.5%)
  • Hispanic - 71 (2.7%)
  • Asian alone - 11 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 9 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bloomfield: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.5%), United States (20.3%), English (11.0%), Irish (10.2%), Norwegian (4.4%), Dutch (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/13/1855

Land area: 2.27 square miles.

Population density: 1,164 people per square mile   (low).

Bloomfield,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bloomfield:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bloomfield city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 15.0%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

52 residents are foreign born

This city:  2.0%
Iowa:  4.3%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Bloomfield, Iowa as of May 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bloomfield to the number of sex offenders is 289 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,375 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,236 (1.6%)

Bloomfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (77.9 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (162.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (257.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Drakesville, IA (2.2 miles) , Pulaski, IA (2.9 miles ), Floris, IA (3.0 miles) , Moulton, IA (3.8 miles ), Milton, IA (3.8 miles ), Unionville, IA (3.9 miles) , Eldon, IA (3.9 miles ), Lancaster, MO (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $46,300
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $133,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $225,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 92.42 W

Area code: 641

Bloomfield household income distribution Bloomfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Bloomfield by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2011 2012
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000011110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.038.338.838.937.70.0
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 313814750
per 100,000 115.538.3115.9306.038.3155.3272.1188.40.0
Burglaries 1154175131
per 100,000 423.4191.6154.538.3268.1194.238.9113.037.6
Thefts 2615139154474
per 100,000 1000.8574.7502.1344.3574.5155.3155.5263.8150.5
Auto thefts 310010001
per 100,000 115.538.30.00.038.30.00.00.037.6
Arson 020001200
per 100,000 0.076.60.00.00.038.877.70.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.4) 105.848.956.180.586.285.097.989.512.1

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Bloomfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Iowa average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-0.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3%)

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

Average climate in Bloomfield, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bloomfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Bloomfield city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the city center caused $650,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bloomfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 289.1 miles away from the city 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 275.3 miles away from Bloomfield center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 292.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 313.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 321.7 miles away from Bloomfield center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 289.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Davis County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bloomfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Johnny Rawlings - Baseball player, Clem Beauchamp - Film actor, John A. Hull - Judge Advocate General of the Army, Wally Horn - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Bloomfield:

  • DAVIS COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 509 NORTH MADISON STREET)
  • DAVIS COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME AND COMMUNITY HEALTH (712 SOUTH WEST STREET, SUITE 4)
  • BLOOMFIELD CARE CENTER (800 NORTH DAVIS STREET)
  • DAVIS CENTER (22425 OVERLAND AVENUE)
  • DAVIS COUNTY HOSPITAL (509 NORTH MADISON STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Bloomfield:

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Amtrak station near Bloomfield:

  • 19 miles: OTTUMWA (210 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bloomfield:

  • Indian Hills Community College (about 21 miles; Ottumwa, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,034)
  • Truman State University (about 40 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 66 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • University of Iowa (about 78 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Drake University (about 88 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 90 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 91 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)

Public high schools in Bloomfield:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bloomfield:

See full list of schools located in Bloomfield

Library in Bloomfield:

  • BLOOMFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $97,616; Location: 107 N COLUMBIA; 22,120 books; 1,009 audio materials; 759 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bloomfield: Bloomfield Agri-Center Elevator (A), Bloomfield Country Club (B), Davis County Courthouse (C), Bloomfield Public Library (D), Bloomfield Police Department (E), Davis County Sheriff Office (F), Bloomfield Volunteer Fire Department (G), Davis County Welcome Center (H), Davis County Historical Museum (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bloomfield include: United Methodist Church (A), Tabernacle Baptist Church (B), Word of Life Fellowship (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), Christian Church (E), Church of the Open Bible (F), First Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Odd Fellows Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Bloomfield: Bloomfield City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Davis County Development Corporation (101 East Franklin Street), Bloomfield Main Street (101 East Franklin Street).

Hotels: Bloomfield Motel & Apartments (106 South Pine Street Ofc), Martin Motel (919 West Walnut Street), Motel 63 (206 Weaver Road), Southfork Motel (JCT 2 & 63 South).

Court: Davis County - Bloomfield- Clerk Of Court (100 Courthouse Square).

Davis 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 2012 was 68.3. This is about average.

City:

68.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.19
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 38.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.57
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bloomfield and their reported violations in the past:

BLOOMFIELD MUNI WATER DEPT (Address: 20485 JAGUAR TRAIL , Population served: 2,640, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-04-2009), St BCA signed (4 times from MAR-04-2009 to JUL-13-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUL-13-2009 to MAR-09-2010), St BCA signed (3 times from MAR-09-2010 to APR-21-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-21-2010), St BCA signed (APR-21-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-11-2010), St BCA signed (2 times from OCT-11-2010 to OCT-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-10-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-10-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-04-2009), St BCA signed (3 times from MAR-04-2009 to JUL-13-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-13-2009), St BCA signed (3 times from JUL-13-2009 to MAR-09-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-09-2010), St BCA signed (2 times from APR-21-2010 to APR-21-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from APR-21-2010 to OCT-11-2010), St BCA signed (2 times from OCT-11-2010 to OCT-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-10-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-10-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St BCA signed (5 times from MAR-04-2009 to OCT-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St BCA signed (5 times from MAR-04-2009 to OCT-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-05-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St BCA signed (5 times from MAR-04-2009 to OCT-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-01-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St BCA signed (5 times from MAR-04-2009 to OCT-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2011)
  • 30 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012)
  • Record Keeping - In APR-01-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (2 times from OCT-16-2007 to FEB-25-2009), St BCA signed (5 times from MAR-04-2009 to OCT-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-10-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2010)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-22-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2010)
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.4%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 23.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Bloomfield in 2000:

  • 136 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Bloomfield, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Bloomfield compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Bloomfield (2011 data):

  • Success Bank: at 109 North Madison Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2008/02/07: Bank assets: $114.7 mil, Deposits: $100.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Garrett Bancshares, Ltd.
  • Bank of the West: Bloomfield at 105 North Washington Street, branch established on 1998/02/13. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Community First Bank: North Washington Branch at 110 North Washington, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $138.9 mil, Deposits: $113.8 mil, headquarters in Keosauqua, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Van Buren Bancorporation Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bloomfield city (based on Davis County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.63%
Here: 41.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Old Order AmishGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents29.2%28.1%13.6%6.5%4.9%
Congregations20.8%8.3%29.2%8.3%4.2%
NameMennonite Church USA Inc. Apostolic Christian Church of AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPentecostal Church of GodOther
Adherents4.4%3.2%3.2%2.0%4.9%
Congregations4.2%4.2%4.2%4.2%12.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Davis County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Davis County:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

9.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Davis County:

26.7%
Iowa:

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

16.7%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$8,152$48,9120$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,703$58,8126$934
Police Protection - Officers 5$19,941$47,8581$1,227
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,991
Firefighters 0$0 10$1,656
Streets and Highways 2$6,921$41,5260$0
Sewerage 2$6,806$40,8360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,221$38,6520$0
Water Supply 3$10,979$43,9160$0
Electric Power 3$11,311$45,2440$0
Gas Supply 2$7,036$42,2160$0
Local Libraries 1$2,597$31,1644$2,168
Totals for Government 24$91,667$45,83422$7,976

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $805,000 ($304.35)
    Housing & Community Development: $72,000 ($27.22)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($15.50)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,687,000 ($637.81)
    Gas Utilities: $1,368,000 ($517.20)
    Water Utilities: $440,000 ($166.35)
    Police Protection: $351,000 ($132.70)
    Regular Highways: $313,000 ($118.34)
    General - Other: $174,000 ($65.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $166,000 ($62.76)
    Sewerage: $154,000 ($58.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000 ($49.53)
    Corrections - Other: $122,000 ($46.12)
    Libraries: $101,000 ($38.19)
    Financial Administration: $53,000 ($20.04)
    Fire Protection: $37,000 ($13.99)
    Air Transportation: $28,000 ($10.59)
    Health Services - Other: $17,000 ($6.43)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($5.29)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($1.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($6.05)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $120,000 ($45.37)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($6.05)
    General: $4,000 ($1.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $141,000 ($53.31)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($8.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $950,000 ($359.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($24.57)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $308,000 ($116.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $141,000 ($53.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($15.88)
    All Other: $28,000 ($10.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $479,000 ($181.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($2.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $189,000 ($71.46)
    Interest Earnings: $161,000 ($60.87)
    Rents: $14,000 ($5.29)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,105,000 ($795.84)
    Gas Utilities: $1,269,000 ($479.77)
    Water Utilities: $587,000 ($221.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $208,000 ($78.64)
    General Support: $55,000 ($20.79)
    All Other: $18,000 ($6.81)
  • Tax - Property: $672,000 ($254.06)
    NEC: $19,000 ($7.18)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($6.05)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,265,000 ($478.26)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $325,000 ($122.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $285,000 ($107.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,175,000 ($444.23)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($34.03)
    Other, NEC: $40,000 ($15.12)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $21,000 ($7.94)
    End of Fiscal Year: $8,000 ($3.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,526,000 ($1333.08)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $492,000 ($186.01)

4.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,603 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
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 Wapello County, IA  1.46% ($32,395 average AGI)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
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 Wapello County, IA  1.56% ($29,130 average AGI)
to Polk County, IA  0.34% ($109,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bloomfield:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBIZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bloomfield:

  • KOJY (106.9 FM; BLOOMFIELD, IA; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKN (104.3 FM; ELDON, IA; Owner: O-TOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOTM-FM (97.7 FM; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KTWA (92.7 FM; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KMGO (98.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, IA; Owner: KMGO, INC.)
  • KIIK-FM (95.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEIDA GROUP, INC.)
  • KLBA-FM (96.7 FM; ALBIA, IA; Owner: H & H BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKSI (101.5 FM; EDDYVILLE, IA; Owner: O-TOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMEM-FM (100.5 FM; MEMPHIS, MO; Owner: BOYER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bloomfield:

  • K55GS (Channel 55; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • K49DX (Channel 49; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K45EE (Channel 45; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K65GA (Channel 65; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K31ED (Channel 31; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FC (Channel 53; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K58ER (Channel 58; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K21EM (Channel 21; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K33AA (Channel 33; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K23CI (Channel 23; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K25DE (Channel 25; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K27CV (Channel 27; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K51FJ (Channel 51; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K10OO (Channel 10; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: RICHARD P. JACKSON, JR.)
  • K42AM (Channel 42; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K54AF (Channel 54; KEOSAUQUA, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Bloomfield, Iowa:
  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Iowa average:
  • Fatal accident count: 80
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 123
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 25
  • Fatalities: 86
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 199
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 8

Bloomfield fatal accident list:

Jun 5, 1997 11:42 AM, 63, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 27, 1987 03:36 PM, Hwy 63, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 5, 1976 02:07 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 9, 1976 04:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 20, 1976 04:28 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,010
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,501

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Bloomfield, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • OTTUMWA SOUTH, 12395 20th Street (Lat: 40.914056 Lon: -92.397972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 88.3 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WPZF309
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2004, Expiration Date: 01/06/2014, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W, Suite. 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • BLOOMFIELD, Lat: 40.752194 Lon: -92.416111, Call Sign: WQHR882
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2007, Expiration Date: 10/19/2017, Certifier: Carol Taylor
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Email:
  • MARK, 26726 Gull Ave (Lat: 40.657389 Lon: -92.509111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.1 m, Call Sign: WQIK465
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2008, Expiration Date: 03/04/2018, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W, Suite. 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • DRAKESVILLE, 7 Km N Of Jct Hwys 2 & 63 (Lat: 40.800833 Lon: -92.397778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97 m, Call Sign: WQPH773
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2012, Expiration Date: 05/22/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Stuben, 1.5 Mi E 2.5 Mi S (Lat: 40.722778 Lon: -92.379444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67 m, Call Sign: KAV24
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz, 6635.00 MHz, 2136.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2002, Expiration Date: 07/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2012
    Registrant: Northeast Missouri Electric Power Coop, Palmyra, MO 63461, Phone: (573) 769-2107, Fax: (573) 769-4358, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 114 W. Jefferson (Lat: 40.753333 Lon: -92.416833), Call Sign: KAQ614, Licensee ID: L00117487
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.690 MHz, 152.780 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2004
    Registrant: Citizens Mutual Telephone Cooperative, 114 West Jefferson, Bloomfield, IA 52537, Phone: (641) 664-2074

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Bloomfield Municipal Airport (Lat: 40.745000 Lon: -92.430278), Type: Tower, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WRLB2444
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.26951 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2006, Expiration Date: 03/01/2016
    Registrant: Bloomfield Airport, 20956 230th St., Bloomfield, IA 52537, Phone: (641) 664-1255

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bloomfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bloomfield)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Bloomfield, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5581.8 years
William4976.6 years
John4778.0 years
Robert4172.5 years
Charles4179.7 years
James3676.9 years
Helen3280.6 years
Ralph2377.6 years
Roy2280.8 years
Earl2278.8 years
Most common last names in Bloomfield, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3879.8 years
Miller3479.9 years
Smith2782.1 years
White2576.4 years
Johnson2481.9 years
Brown2178.3 years
Martin2081.6 years
Thompson1782.0 years
Dixon1677.1 years
Davis1681.1 years
Businesses in Bloomfield, IA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U.S. Cellular1
Pizza Hut1UPS1
Subway1

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