Calamus, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 418 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.1%
 
Males: 213  (51.0%)
Females: 205  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  47.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52729.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,447 (it was $38,214 in 2000)
Calamus:

$60,447
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,163 (it was $15,306 in 2000)

Calamus city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $93,210 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Calamus:

$93,210
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $648.

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  • Races in Calamus, IA (2010)

    Calamus races chart
    • 41895.2%White alone
    • 122.7%Two or more races
    • 71.6%Hispanic
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Calamus: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (49.3%), Irish (10.6%), Norwegian (7.6%), English (6.7%), French (3.0%), Polish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/6/1875

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 858 people per square mile   (low).

Calamus,IA real estate house value index trend

Calamus, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Calamus:

  • High school or higher: 97.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Calamus city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 59.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Calamus, Iowa as of June 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Calamus to the number of sex offenders is 430 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,331 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,511 (1.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (21.5 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (110.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (158.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wheatland, IA (2.0 miles ), Grand Mound, IA (2.4 miles ), Dixon, IA (2.5 miles ), Toronto, IA (2.7 miles) , Lowden, IA (3.0 miles ), New Liberty, IA (3.1 miles) , Lost Nation, IA (3.2 miles ), Welton, IA (3.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.83 N, Longitude: 90.76 W

Area code: 563

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

4.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Calamus, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Calamus-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Calamus city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calamus-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% 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 278.5 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 257.3 miles away from Calamus center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.4 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 309.0 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 278.2 miles away from Calamus center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 264.3 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 Clinton County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calamus topographic map

Birthplace of: Dave Braet - College basketball player (Iowa State Cyclones).

Hospitals and medical centers near Calamus:

  • DEWITT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DE WITT, IA)
  • GENESIS MEDICAL CENTER-DEWITT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DE WITT, IA)
  • COMMUNITY CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DE WITT, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calamus:

  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 22 miles; Davenport, IA; Full-time enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 22 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 24 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 25 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Ashford University (about 29 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Black Hawk College (about 30 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • University of Iowa (about 42 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public elementary/middle school in Calamus:

See full list of schools located in Calamus

Library in Calamus:

  • CALAMUS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,830; Location: 198 2ND ST; 4,521 books; 34 audio materials; 338 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Calamus: Calamus (A), Calamus Volunteer Fire Department (B), Calamus Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Calamus include: Wesley United Methodist Church (A), Faith Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Kuebler Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Calamus City - City Maintenance Office (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 198 2nd Street).

Clinton 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 2013 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.04
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.657. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.657
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.95
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Calamus (2011 data):

  • First Trust and Savings Bank: Calamus Branch at 195 2nd Street, branch established on 1935/04/03. Info updated 2008/05/22: Bank assets: $123.2 mil, Deposits: $105.5 mil, headquarters in Wheatland, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wheatland Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Calamus city (based on Clinton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,13533
Catholic9,34011
Evangelical Protestant5,18724
Other1,06110
Black Protestant1221
None23,271-
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: 9
Clinton County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Clinton County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Clinton County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

27.9%
Iowa:

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

14.6%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Calamus:

50.5%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.6%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Calamus:

28.6
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.9%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Calamus:

5.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Calamus:

31.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

57.9%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Calamus, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 6$195
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,152
Water Supply 1$3,654$43,8480$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,000
Totals for Government 1$3,654$43,8489$2,347

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $9,000 ($21.53)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $71,000 ($169.86)
    Sewerage: $41,000 ($98.09)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($66.99)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($62.20)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($26.32)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($23.92)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($16.75)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($14.35)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($7.18)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($4.78)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($4.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $52,000 ($124.40)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($112.44)
    All Other: $13,000 ($31.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($2.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($14.35)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($2.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($62.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($76.56)
    General Support: $7,000 ($16.75)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.39)
  • Tax - Property: $56,000 ($133.97)
    Total General Sales: $32,000 ($76.56)
    NEC: $6,000 ($14.35)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,000 ($16.75)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($16.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $222,000 ($531.10)

4.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
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 Scott County, IA  0.65% ($39,992 average AGI)
from Whiteside County, IL  0.53% ($28,853)
from Jackson County, IA  0.45% ($33,872)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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 Scott County, IA  0.97% ($31,717 average AGI)
to Whiteside County, IL  0.57% ($34,673)
to Jackson County, IA  0.35% ($46,074)

Strongest AM radio stations in Calamus:

  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calamus:

  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Calamus:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 2,955Total average daily traffic
  • 7Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,471Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Calamus)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Mp 34.17, Clinton Sub, 3.5 Mi E Of (Lat: 41.827556 Lon: -90.827861), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQEW550
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.040 MHzGrant Date: 05/03/2006, Expiration Date: 05/03/2016, Cancellation Date: 01/15/2013, Certifier: Larry J KopiaszRegistrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-0486, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • Lat: 41.755556 Lon: -90.723611, Call Sign: WQQS554
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.730 MHz, 151.910 MHz, 151.985 MHz, 157.530 MHz, 160.020 MHzGrant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 02/22/2023, Certifier: Lonny GoettschRegistrant: Midwest Wireless, 5915 Brady St, Davenport, IA 52806, Phone: (563) 386-7344, Fax: (563) 386-9011, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CALAMUS, 1775 Hwy 30 (Lat: 41.828528 Lon: -90.747694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPYC517, Licensee ID: L00127162
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 10637.5 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2013, Expiration Date: 07/18/2023, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Uscoc Of Greater Iowa, LLC
  • DM03IP693, 1775 Hwy 30 (Lat: 41.828500 Lon: -90.747694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQXK460
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/2016, Expiration Date: 03/30/2026, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0OAL, Licensee ID: L00854395, Grant Date: 04/27/2004, Expiration Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Harold R Gorzney, Registrant: Harold R Gorzney, 1867 230th St, Calamus, IA 52729
  • Call Sign: KD0WVO, Licensee ID: L01817476, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 10/17/2023, Certifier: Cornell M Barkhurst, Registrant: Cornell M Barkhurst, 305 Main St, Calamus, IA 52729

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QC ULTRALIGHT CHALLENGER I (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2917A , Serial Number: 0586-B-0199, Year manufactured: 1986, Airworthiness Date: 02/08/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Randon C Hart, Po Box 57, Calamus, IA 52729
  • Aircraft: ANSEEUW BRIAN J CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 667TF , Serial Number: CH2-0203-2304, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Randy C Hart, Po Box 57, Calamus, IA 52729

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

ST ANNS CATHOLIC CHURCH (Address: 1994 278TH ST , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-29-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • CALAMUS WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 439, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAPSI OAKS COUNTRY CLUB (Address: 1594 HWY 30 , Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Calamus, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Edward674.8 years
John683.3 years
Margaret684.5 years
Harold571.3 years
Henry575.8 years
George579.4 years
Mary577.4 years
Fred481.0 years
William479.7 years
Anna489.2 years
Most common last names in Calamus, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson778.3 years
Heuer784.6 years
Mueller690.2 years
Lund680.9 years
Petersen677.3 years
Anderson582.9 years
Lee575.4 years
Johnson473.5 years
Eden476.8 years
Vetter482.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Calamus compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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