Carson, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 808 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.0%
Males: 407  (50.4%)
Females: 401  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 51525.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,750 (it was $41,719 in 2000)
Carson:

$50,750
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,330 (it was $18,831 in 2000)

Carson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,077 (it was $82,600 in 2000)
Carson:

$104,077
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $149,195; Detached houses: $153,442; Townhouses or other attached units: $212,689; In 2-unit structures: $145,098; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $99,279; Mobile homes: $31,025

Median gross rent in 2013: $636.

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  • Races in Carson, IA (2010)

    Carson races chart
    • 78796.9%White alone
    • 192.3%Hispanic
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Carson: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), English (12.3%), Irish (11.1%), United States (6.3%), Danish (5.3%), French (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/28/1881

Elevation: 1150 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 1,545 people per square mile   (low).

Carson,IA real estate house value index trend

Carson, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Carson:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carson city:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,462 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,537 (1.4%)

Carson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (23.1 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (31.0 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (402.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Macedonia, IA (1.7 miles ), Oakland, IA (2.3 miles ), Henderson, IA (2.6 miles) , Treynor, IA (3.1 miles ), Hancock, IA (3.3 miles ), Silver City, IA (3.8 miles ), Bentley, IA (3.8 miles) , Griswold, IA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $141,600
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $248,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $312,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.24 N, Longitude: 95.42 W

Area code: 712

Carson household income distribution Carson home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -86 (-11.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Carson, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Carson, Iowa average temperatures Carson, Iowa average precipitation Carson, Iowa humidity Carson, Iowa wind speed Carson, Iowa snowfall Carson, Iowa sunshine Carson, Iowa clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Carson-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Carson city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 207.8 miles away from Carson center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 289.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 308.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 443.7 miles away from Carson center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pottawattamie County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carson:

  • GRISWOLD CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GRISWOLD, IA)

Airports located in Carson:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carson:

  • Iowa Western Community College (about 21 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,344)
  • Bellevue University (about 27 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Creighton University (about 28 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 29 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 30 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 31 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 68 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)

Public elementary/middle school in Carson:

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Notable locations in Carson: Carson City Hall (A), Carson Fire Department and Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carson include: United Methodist Church (A), Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Carson Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pottawattamie 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 51.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 28.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

CARSON WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 812, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-21-2014)
HENDERSON WATER DEPARTMENT (Address: 350 N LOCUST ST , Population served: 185, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.8%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.2%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Carson compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Carson (2011 data):

  • Rolling Hills Bank & Trust: Carson Branch at 418 S. Commercial Street, branch established on 2003/04/28. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $207.1 mil, Deposits: $173.4 mil, headquarters in Atlantic, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Anita Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Carson Branch at 113 Broadway, branch established on 1949/10/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (18%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carson city (based on Pottawattamie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant13,43043
Evangelical Protestant11,36956
Catholic8,9479
Other2,3849
Orthodox801
None56,948-
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: 15
Pottawattamie County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Pottawattamie County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Pottawattamie County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pottawattamie County:

29.7%
Iowa:

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

16.7%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,306$39,6721$1,396
Firefighters 1$2,786$33,4320$0
Water Supply 2$5,828$34,9680$0
Totals for Government 4$11,920$35,7601$1,396

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $196,000 ($242.57)
    Water Utilities: $188,000 ($232.67)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($17.33)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $90,000 ($111.39)
    Water Utilities: $56,000 ($69.31)
    General - Other: $52,000 ($64.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($56.93)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($54.46)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($44.55)
    General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($40.84)
    Fire Protection: $33,000 ($40.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($21.04)
    Housing & Community Development: $17,000 ($21.04)
    Police Protection: $14,000 ($17.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($11.14)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($3.71)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($1.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($69.31)
    Housing & Community Development: $34,000 ($42.08)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($13.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $113,000 ($139.85)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($19.80)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $44,000 ($54.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($53.22)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,000 ($24.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $216,000 ($267.33)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($111.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $54,000 ($66.83)
    General Support: $9,000 ($11.14)
  • Tax - Property: $234,000 ($289.60)
    Total General Sales: $64,000 ($79.21)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.48)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $325,000 ($402.23)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $20,000 ($24.75)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $355,000 ($439.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $365,000 ($451.73)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $305,000 ($377.48)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($24.75)
    Other, NEC: $10,000 ($12.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $340,000 ($420.79)
    End of Fiscal Year: $100,000 ($123.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $274,000 ($339.11)

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,078 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Douglas County, NE  1.73% ($36,992 average AGI)
from Sarpy County, NE  0.50% ($38,514)
from Mills County, IA  0.24% ($34,447)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($300 average AGI)
Pottawattamie County:

0.04%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, NE  1.97% ($32,474 average AGI)
to Sarpy County, NE  0.47% ($39,078)
to Mills County, IA  0.24% ($39,279)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carson:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carson:

  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCSI (95.3 FM; RED OAK, IA; Owner: HAWKEYE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carson:

  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Carson fatal accident list:

Dec 4, 2001 07:59 PM, Us-59, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 1,990Total average daily traffic
  • 358Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,681Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Michael J Mazzitello, 40790 Highway 92 (Lat: 41.233417 Lon: -95.404028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 90 m
    Registrant: 7157785029, Mmazzsr@svtel.Net, N7427 330TH STREET, Phone: (Maz) zit-ello
  • LORI DAWSON, 131 North Oak Street (Lat: 41.236750 Lon: -95.410972), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE, STE 100
  • LORI DAWSON, 131 North Oak Street (Lat: 41.236750 Lon: -95.410972), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE, STE 100
  • Michael J Mazzitello, 40790 Highway 92 (Lat: 41.233417 Lon: -95.404028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 90 m
    Registrant: 7157785029, Mmazzsr@svtel.Net, N7427 330TH STREET, Phone: (Maz) zit-ello

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Pottawattamie Cty Shop (Lat: 41.234167 Lon: -95.423056), Call Sign: WAH338
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.040 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/2004, Expiration Date: 05/23/2014
    Registrant: Pottawattamie County Sheriff\'s Office Division Of Communications, 227 S 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, Phone: (712) 328-5739, Fax: (712) 328-4843, Email:
  • Lat: 41.237778 Lon: -95.419722, Call Sign: WPEA726
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.712 MHz, 467.062 MHz, 468.537 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/12/2013, Expiration Date: 01/14/2023
    Registrant: First Wireless, Inc., 13444 L Street, Omaha, NE 68137, Phone: (402) 895-6100, Fax: (402) 895-6260, Email:
  • CARSON, 40790 Highway 92 (Lat: 41.233417 Lon: -95.404028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 90 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQKG393
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.352 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/2009, Expiration Date: 05/08/2019, Certifier: Andrea A Schaffer
    Registrant: Pottawattamie County Sheriff\'s Office Division Of Communications, 227 S. 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, Phone: (712) 328-5654, Fax: (712) 328-4843, Email:
  • 44362 Boxelder Avenue (Lat: 41.207972 Lon: -95.340444), Call Sign: WQOH846
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.817 MHz, 159.967 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 09/30/2021, Certifier: Michael L Wright
    Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:
  • Lat: 41.267222 Lon: -95.480194, Call Sign: WQOR586, Licensee ID: L01670435
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.560 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/09/2012, Expiration Date: 01/09/2022, Certifier: Kim Schorsch
    Registrant: Schorsch Farms, 609 Glass St, Oakland, IA 51560, Phone: (402) 681-0892

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • CARSON, 131 North Oak Street (Lat: 41.236750 Lon: -95.410972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQIY437
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/18/2008, Expiration Date: 06/18/2018, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • CARSON, 40790 Highway 92 (Lat: 41.233417 Lon: -95.404028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 90 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQKM834
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6835.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/2009, Expiration Date: 07/17/2019, Certifier: Andrea F Schaffer
    Registrant: Pottawattamie County Sheriff\'s Office Division Of Communications, 227 S. 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, Phone: (712) 328-5654, Fax: (712) 328-4843, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 758MV , Serial Number: R1723213, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Carson Flying Feeders LLC, 16983 370th St, Carson, IA 51525

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Carson, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John982.1 years
Mary975.0 years
James877.0 years
William778.0 years
Robert774.7 years
Harold582.2 years
Arthur578.6 years
Donald579.8 years
Marvin577.0 years
Carl581.4 years
Most common last names in Carson, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fenn882.1 years
Henry784.4 years
Carr771.0 years
Carse781.7 years
White687.3 years
Harrill677.5 years
Mcclain680.7 years
Smith678.3 years
Hotze578.6 years
Frain578.4 years

Carson on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Finance and insurance"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Motor vehicle, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Special education teachers"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other health and personal care stores"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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