Coin, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 184 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -27.0%
Males: 70  (38.1%)
Females: 114  (61.9%)
Median resident age:  56.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 51636.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,109 (it was $33,500 in 2000)
Coin:

$30,109
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,030 (it was $16,080 in 2000)

Coin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $42,776 (it was $28,400 in 2000)
Coin:

$42,776
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $430.

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  • Races in Coin, IA (2010)

    Coin races chart
    • 17389.6%White alone
    • 147.3%Hispanic
    • 63.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Coin: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (27.5%), German (27.0%), English (6.6%), French (6.6%), Swedish (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/30/1881

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 230 people per square mile   (very low).

Coin,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Coin:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Coin city:

  • Never married: 14.9%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 19.0%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Coin, Iowa as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Coin to the number of sex offenders is 95 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $617 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $639 (1.9%)

Coin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (52.7 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (58.3 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (401.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Northboro, IA (2.1 miles) , Blanchard, IA (2.3 miles) , Blanchard, MO (2.4 miles) , College Springs, IA (2.5 miles ), Yorktown, IA (2.6 miles) , Westboro, MO (3.1 miles) , Shenandoah, IA (3.2 miles ), Shambaugh, IA (3.2 miles) .

Latitude: 40.66 N, Longitude: 95.23 W

Area code: 712

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

4.5%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +39 (+18.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Coin, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Coin-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Coin city center killed one person and injured 28 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1954, a category F4 tornado 3.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 76% 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 16.6 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 420.3 miles away from Coin 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 238.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.2 miles away from the city 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 390.2 miles away from Coin center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 325.4 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 Page County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Coin:

  • SHENANDOAH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SHENANDOAH, IA)
  • SHENANDOAH MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SHENANDOAH, IA)
  • SMC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SHENANDOAH, IA)
  • ELM HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SHENANDOAH, IA)
  • GARDEN VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SHENANDOAH, IA)
  • WESTRIDGE QUALITY CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CLARINDA, IA)
  • GOLDENROD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CLARINDA, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coin:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 28 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Bellevue University (about 50 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 52 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Highland Community College (about 56 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Creighton University (about 57 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 57 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 59 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Library in Coin:

  • COIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,003; Location: 115 MAIN ST; 12,695 books; 29 audio materials; 64 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 9 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Coin: Coin Library (A), Coin City Hall (B), Coin Volunteer Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Coin: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Page 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 72.0. This is about average.

City:

72.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.89
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
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: 1.3% of all households

Coin compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (78%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coin city (based on Page County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,91925
Evangelical Protestant2,90224
Catholic7742
Other6453
None6,692-
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: 4
Page County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Page County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

8.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Page County:

28.8%
Iowa:

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

16.8%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,686
Water Supply 0$0 1$350
Other and Unallocable 1$4,557$54,6840$0
Totals for Government 1$4,557$54,6843$2,036

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($239.13)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($190.22)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($108.70)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($103.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($86.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($76.09)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($59.78)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($38.04)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($21.74)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($16.30)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($10.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($10.87)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($10.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($27.17)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $27,000 ($146.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($27.17)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($141.30)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($81.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($152.17)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($38.04)
    Rents: $3,000 ($16.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($206.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($108.70)
  • Tax - Property: $22,000 ($119.57)
    Total General Sales: $13,000 ($70.65)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $101,000 ($548.91)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $105,000 ($570.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $101,000 ($548.91)
    Water Utilities: $97,000 ($527.17)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($21.74)
    Other, NEC: $4,000 ($21.74)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $103,000 ($559.78)

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
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 Taylor County, IA  0.46% ($46,269 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, IA  0.44% ($32,480)
from Fremont County, IA  0.30% ($25,412)


6.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,274 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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 Fremont County, IA  0.49% ($24,036 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  0.44% ($41,720)
to Montgomery County, IA  0.39% ($26,818)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coin:

  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coin:

  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCSI (95.3 FM; RED OAK, IA; Owner: HAWKEYE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Coin:

  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Twr 1 - 4 Km Ssw (Lat: 40.622778 Lon: -95.245000), Type: 83.1, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 9166418191, , 4135 NORTHGATE BLVD STE 1
  • Twr 2 - 4 Km Ssw (Lat: 40.622778 Lon: -95.245000), Type: 83.1, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 9166418191, , 4135 NORTHGATE BLVD STE 1
  • Twr 3 - 4 Km Ssw (Lat: 40.622778 Lon: -95.245000), Type: 83.1, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 9166418191, , 4135 NORTHGATE BLVD STE 1
  • Twr 4 - 4 Km Ssw (Lat: 40.622778 Lon: -95.245000), Type: 83.1, Overall height: 82.3 m
    Registrant: 9166418191, , 4135 NORTHGATE BLVD STE 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Crook Street North Of The School House (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -95.237250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQNY709
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.150 MHz, 458.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/11/2011, Expiration Date: 07/11/2021, Certifier: Rod Riley
    Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co, 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: WARE DAN RAY CH 601 ZODIAC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 755DC , Serial Number: 6011114
    Registrant (Individual): Dan Ray Ware, Po Box 277, Coin, IA 51636

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Coin, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary881.5 years
Charles785.1 years
John572.0 years
William575.4 years
Ruth580.6 years
George483.0 years
James486.2 years
Fred477.5 years
Harry475.0 years
Lloyd469.8 years
Most common last names in Coin, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson684.3 years
Smith683.0 years
Polsley574.8 years
Whitmore578.8 years
Williams576.6 years
Lavely478.0 years
Bailey476.5 years
Jackson474.0 years
Miller467.5 years
Christensen375.3 years

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secondary school teachers"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Registered nurses"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Therapists"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Metal and metal products"
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