Bloomfield, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 2,679 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.0%
 
Males: 1,279  (47.8%)
Females: 1,400  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

38.4 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 52537.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,659 (it was $31,471 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$48,659
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,872 (it was $17,962 in 2000)

Bloomfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $96,759 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$96,759
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $117,611; detached houses: $120,078; mobile homes: $38,478

Median gross rent in 2019: $614.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bloomfield: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.9%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bloomfield, IA (2019)
    • 2,54794.8%White alone
    • 682.5%Hispanic
    • 180.7%Asian alone
    • 180.7%Two or more races
    • 40.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Bloomfield, Iowa as of October 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bloomfield is 294 to 1.


Crime rates in Bloomfield by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(38.3)
1
(38.8)
1
(38.9)
1
(37.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(38.3)
4
(155.3)
7
(272.1)
5
(188.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(193.0)
6
(226.9)
3
(114.2)
3
(114.9)
4
(148.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(268.1)
5
(194.2)
1
(38.9)
3
(113.0)
1
(37.6)
0
(0.0)
5
(189.1)
2
(76.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(148.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(574.5)
4
(155.3)
4
(155.5)
7
(263.8)
4
(150.5)
11
(424.5)
5
(189.1)
7
(266.5)
4
(153.2)
14
(518.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(38.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.6)
6
(231.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(111.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.8)
2
(77.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index83.181.994.486.311.7105.066.269.329.169.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Bloomfield, IA

Crime rate in Bloomfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Iowa average:

1.48
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Ancestries: American (23.7%), German (18.3%), Irish (10.0%), English (9.4%), European (4.4%), Norwegian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/13/1855

Land area: 2.27 square miles.

Population density: 1,179 people per square mile   (low).

Bloomfield, Iowa map

35 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,164 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,900 (2.1%)

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 )

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 92.42 W

Area code: 641

Distribution of median household income in Bloomfield, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bloomfield, IA in 2019
Bloomfield satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $255,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $235,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bloomfield, IA residents
Average permit cost in Bloomfield, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.6%
Iowa:

3.1%
Most common industries in Bloomfield, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Machinery (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Machinery (9.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.4%)
  • Educational services (16.3%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
  • Machinery (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Bloomfield, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.6%)
  • Registered nurses (7.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.5%)

Average climate in Bloomfield, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Bloomfield, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.2. This is about average.

City:

64.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 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.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.158. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.158
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 18.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.11
U.S.:

8.46

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 significantly above Iowa state average. It is 226% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 289.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 385.9 miles away from Bloomfield center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 289.1 miles away from Bloomfield 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) earthquake occurred 313.0 miles away from Bloomfield 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 (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bloomfield topographic map

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 elementary/middle school in Bloomfield:

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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)

Points of interest:

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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).

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

Davis 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 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
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Bloomfield:

Marital status in Bloomfield, IA
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 45.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bloomfield:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bloomfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bloomfield, IA (based on Davis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,09219
Mainline Protestant2,0306
Catholic1111
None4,520-
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: 1
Here:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

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%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Davis County:

16.7%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

58.5%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

58.3%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bloomfield:

19.8%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.1%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
Bloomfield:

63.9%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.3%
Iowa:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bloomfield, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$21,683$52,0391$1,277
Other Government Administration 3$15,987$63,9486$972
Electric Power 3$12,300$49,2000$0
Water Supply 3$11,939$47,7560$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,526$45,1560$0
Gas Supply 2$7,651$45,9060$0
Sewerage 2$7,401$44,4060$0
Financial Administration 2$8,864$53,1840$0
Local Libraries 1$2,823$33,8764$2,256
Parks and Recreation 1$3,503$42,0360$0
Firefighters 0$0 11$1,723
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,071
Totals for Government 24$99,677$49,83923$8,299

Bloomfield government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,600,000 ($970.51)
    Water Utilities: $1,380,000 ($515.12)
    Gas Utilities: $905,000 ($337.81)
    Police Protection: $567,000 ($211.65)
    Sewerage: $438,000 ($163.49)
    General - Other: $364,000 ($135.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $260,000 ($97.05)
    Regular Highways: $242,000 ($90.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $190,000 ($70.92)
    Financial Administration: $144,000 ($53.75)
    Libraries: $118,000 ($44.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000 ($33.97)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $60,000 ($22.40)
    Air Transportation: $37,000 ($13.81)
    Central Staff Services: $17,000 ($6.35)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($5.23)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $209,000 ($78.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,387,000 ($517.73)

Bloomfield government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $569,000 ($212.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000 ($71.30)
    Other: $69,000 ($25.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($15.30)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000 ($9.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $433,000 ($161.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $369,000 ($137.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000 ($49.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($11.57)
    Sale of Property: $31,000 ($11.57)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($6.35)
    Rents: $5,000 ($1.87)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,254,000 ($1214.63)
    Water Utilities: $998,000 ($372.53)
    Gas Utilities: $803,000 ($299.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $539,000 ($201.19)
    Highways: $328,000 ($122.43)
  • Tax - Property: $1,423,000 ($531.17)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $292,000 ($109.00)
    Other Selective Sales: $53,000 ($19.78)
    Other License: $39,000 ($14.56)

Bloomfield government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,222,000 ($1949.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,966,000 ($1853.68)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $256,000 ($95.56)

Bloomfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,374,000 ($3125.79)

4.66% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Wapello County, IA  1.91% ($37,316 average AGI)
Businesses in Bloomfield, IA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U.S. Cellular1
Pizza Hut1UPS1
Subway1

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)
Bloomfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Bloomfield fatal accident list:

Feb 23, 2016 10:38 AM, Us-63, Cr-V20/Lilac Ave, Lat: 40.739817, Lon: -92.419139, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jan 8, 2009 10:32 PM, Goode St, Lat: 40.757322, Lon: -92.423500, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 16, 2007 05:26 PM, Us-63, Lat: 40.748300, Lon: -92.413486, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
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
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 180ft / 55.3mTotal length
  • 19,200Total average daily traffic
  • 1,779Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,200Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bloomfield, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 51960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bloomfield, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5187X, N5187X, N-5187X, Serial Number: 685, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 07/22/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory J Harris, 204 Jones Ave, Bloomfield, IA 52537
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5408W, N5408W, N-5408W, Serial Number: 28-477, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 01/08/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Triple M&w LLC, 24383 Ice Ave, Bloomfield, IA 52537
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/20/2013
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7059X, N7059X, N-7059X, Serial Number: A 441 PEG, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 12/04/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Mike J Mcclure, 21011 Timber Ave, Bloomfield, IA 52537
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7467W, N7467W, N-7467W, Serial Number: 28-1370, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 03/27/2003
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Duke A Ball, 20956 230th St, Bloomfield, IA 52537, Other Owners: Charles A Spargur
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8530N, N8530N, N-8530N, Serial Number: 28-11329, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 01/10/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy Duane High, 21622 Highway 63, Bloomfield, IA 52537

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 29. The highest number of fire incidents - 90 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Bloomfield, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.9%), and Structure Fires (36.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bloomfield, IA
    • 25250.9%Outside Fires
    • 17936.2%Structure Fires
    • 5511.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 91.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bloomfield, IA
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bloomfield, IA
  • 82.7%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Electricity
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bloomfield, IA
  • 55.6%Utility gas
  • 42.9%Electricity
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Bloomfield 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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