Conroy, Iowa

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Population in 2010: 259.
Males: 142  (54.9%)
Females: 117  (45.1%)
Median resident age:

47.1 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 52220, 52301, 52361.

Conroy Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,171
Conroy:

$61,171
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,626

Conroy CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $160,541
Conroy:

$160,541
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $213,487; detached houses: $214,490
March 2019 cost of living index in Conroy: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Conroy, IA (2010)
    • 25799.2%White alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Conroy, Iowa as of February 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Conroy is 378 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (50.0%), Italian (14.8%), Belgian (12.0%), Norwegian (10.2%), Czech (5.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 870 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,297 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,796 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (24.4 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (162.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (222.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

South Amana, IA (1.9 miles),
Williamsburg, IA (2.1 miles ),
West Amana, IA (2.4 miles),
High Amana, IA (2.4 miles),
Marengo, IA (2.4 miles ),
Middle Amana, IA (2.6 miles ),
Homestead, IA (2.7 miles),
Amana, IA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.73 N, Longitude: 92.00 W

Area code: 319

Distribution of median household income in Conroy, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Conroy, IA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Iowa:

2.8%
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.2. This is about average.

City:

74.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.217. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.217
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.224. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.224
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.51
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Conroy-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Conroy place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 12.8 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Conroy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% 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 314.1 miles away from Conroy 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 295.8 miles away from Conroy 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 161.3 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 341.8 miles away from Conroy 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 342.2 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 314.3 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 Iowa County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Conroy:

  • HIGHLAND RIDGE CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF COMPASSION (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)
  • IOWA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • MARENGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • MARENGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • ESSENCE OF LIFE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; AMANA, IA)
  • COLONIAL MANOR OF AMANA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AMANA, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conroy:

  • Kirkwood Community College (about 22 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; Full-time enrollment: 11,503)
  • University of Iowa (about 25 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 52 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 52 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 60 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 75 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 75 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)

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Churches in Conroy include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), First Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Iowa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Conroy:

Marital status in Conroy, IA
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 9.7%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

For population 25 years and over in Conroy:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Conroy, IA (based on Iowa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,29715
Catholic2,6334
Mainline Protestant2,56114
Other31
None6,861-
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
This county:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Iowa County:

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

10.09 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Iowa County:

8.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.4%
Iowa:

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

19.4%
Iowa:

14.5%

5.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 Johnson County, IA  1.23% ($49,108 average AGI)
from Linn County, IA  1.01% ($45,647)
from Benton County, IA  0.50% ($37,324)

Strongest AM radio stations in Conroy:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KXIC (800 AM; 1 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Conroy:

  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKRQ (100.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCCK-FM (88.3 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KHAK (98.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZAT-FM (95.5 FM; BELLE PLAINE, IA; Owner: CAMRORY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K204DE (89.7 FM; AMANA, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Conroy:

  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K64DG (Channel 64; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: R B SHELDAHL)
  • KCDE-LP (Channel 67; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCDR-LP (Channel 55; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHHH-LP (Channel 57; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRUB-LP (Channel 65; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.5mTotal length
  • 325Total average daily traffic
  • 325Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Jct Shimer St & Railroad Tracks (Lat: 41.707222 Lon: -91.965722), Call Sign: KRH326, Licensee ID: L00024879,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.025 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/1997, Expiration Date: 08/04/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2002, Registrant: Gateway Cooperative, Conroy, IA 52220, Phone: (319) 662-4100
  • CONROY TANK, 1896 P Ave (Conroy Tank) (Lat: 41.723500 Lon: -92.008667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQQP301,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2013, Expiration Date: 02/06/2023, Certifier: Chad Coburn, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S, Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Conroy, IA
  • 80.7%Utility gas
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.0%Other fuel
  • 4.3%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Conroy, IA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Conroy compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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