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Zip code: 50472
Carpenter, IA residents, houses, and apartments details
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Ancestries: German (55.4%), Norwegian (19.8%), Irish (9.9%), United States (5.9%), English (3.0%), French (3.0%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated on 04/20/1880
Elevation: 1180 feet
Land area: 0.16 square miles.
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $420 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $350 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (50.2 miles , pop. 85,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (106.5 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: St. Ansgar, IA (2.3 miles ),
Grafton, IA (2.6 miles ),
Lyle, MN (2.7 miles ),
Mitchell, IA (3.1 miles)
Northwood, IA (3.2 miles ),
Kensett, IA (3.2 miles ),
Stacyville, IA (3.4 miles ),
Myrtle, MN (3.5 miles)
Latitude: 43.42 N, Longitude: 93.02 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 641
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Carpenter-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 160% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/30/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Carpenter city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/30/1967, a category F4 tornado 8.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
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Notable locations in Carpenter: Northwood Co-op Elevator (A), Carpenter (B). Display/hide their locations on the map
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Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($55.56)
General - Other: $5,000 ($46.30)
Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($27.78)
Financial Administration: $2,000 ($18.52)
Fire Protection: $1,000 ($9.26)
Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($9.26)
Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($27.78)
General Support: $2,000 ($18.52)
Total General Sales: $6,000 ($55.56)
NEC: $1,000 ($9.26)
4.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,571 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
5.26% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,524 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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