De Witt, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 5,218 (86% urban, 14% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 2,337  (44.8%)
Females: 2,881  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 52742.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,362 (it was $44,720 in 2000)
De Witt:

$66,362
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,932 (it was $19,717 in 2000)

De Witt city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $165,626 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
De Witt:

$165,626
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $162,886; detached houses: $161,191; townhouses or other attached units: $233,682

Median gross rent in 2017: $683.

March 2019 cost of living index in De Witt: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.2%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in De Witt, IA (2010)
    • 5,09495.7%White alone
    • 1021.9%Hispanic
    • 611.1%Two or more races
    • 430.8%Black alone
    • 190.4%Asian alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in De Witt, Iowa as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in De Witt is 2,656 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in De Witt by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.8)
3
(56.1)
2
(37.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.1)
1
(19.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(19.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(115.5)
3
(57.3)
7
(130.6)
12
(227.4)
9
(170.3)
7
(131.8)
9
(168.2)
12
(225.1)
8
(151.7)
9
(170.6)
7
(133.7)
6
(114.8)
15
(287.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
36
(692.7)
104
(1,988)
44
(820.9)
70
(1,327)
32
(605.4)
21
(395.3)
32
(598.1)
13
(243.9)
35
(663.8)
32
(606.6)
25
(477.5)
35
(669.7)
23
(440.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
66
(1,270)
68
(1,300)
81
(1,511)
44
(834.0)
49
(927.0)
57
(1,073)
55
(1,028)
45
(844.1)
41
(777.5)
38
(720.4)
38
(725.7)
44
(841.9)
57
(1,092)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(38.5)
2
(38.2)
6
(111.9)
3
(56.9)
5
(94.6)
6
(112.9)
1
(18.7)
3
(56.3)
3
(56.9)
4
(75.8)
2
(38.2)
3
(57.4)
2
(38.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.7)
1
(19.0)
1
(18.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(75.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)131.2205.7153.0176.3121.1121.0163.0130.4112.5126.692.2123.4161.9

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City-data.com crime index in De Witt, IA

Crime rate in De Witt detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Iowa average:

1.47
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Ancestries: German (50.1%), American (12.6%), Irish (7.5%), Dutch (3.0%), Scottish (2.8%), Swedish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/20 1858

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 4.87 square miles.

Population density: 1,071 people per square mile   (low).

De Witt, Iowa map

112 residents are foreign born (0.4% North America, 0.2% Europe).

This city:

2.1%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,282 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,914 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (19.5 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (104.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (147.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Grand Mound, IA (2.3 miles ),
Welton, IA (2.6 miles),
McCausland, IA (2.7 miles ),
Park View, IA (3.0 miles ),
Long Grove, IA (3.0 miles ),
Low Moor, IA (3.1 miles ),
Charlotte, IA (3.2 miles ),
Donahue, IA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.82 N, Longitude: 90.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +811 (+15.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,036 (41.0%)

Area code: 563

Distribution of median household income in De Witt, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in De Witt, IA in 2017
De Witt satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $118,200
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2002: 29 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $181,100
  • 2015: 13 buildings, average cost: $144,900
  • 2016: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,100
Number of permits per 10,000 De Witt, IA residents
Average permit cost in De Witt, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Iowa:

2.8%
Historical population in De Witt, IA
Historical housing units in De Witt, IA

Population change in the 1990s: +419 (+9.0%).
Most common industries in De Witt, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Chemicals (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Chemicals (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.5%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.0%)
Most common occupations in De Witt, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.5%)
  • Electricians (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Child care workers (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)

Average climate in De Witt, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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De Witt, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.7. This is about average.

City:

77.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.202. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.202
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.00
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.503. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

De Witt-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the De Witt city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 tornado 32.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

De Witt-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 272.2 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 250.5 miles away from the city 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 88.5 miles away from De Witt 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 303.1 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 271.8 miles away from De Witt center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 258.2 miles away from De Witt 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 (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
De Witt topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in De Witt:

  • DEWITT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (1118 WEST 11TH STREET)
  • COMMUNITY CARE INC (108 EAST INDUSTRIAL STREET)
  • GENESIS MEDICAL CENTER-DEWITT (1118 11TH STREET)

Operable nuclear power plants near De Witt:

  • 16 miles: Quad Cities 1 and 2 in Cordova, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to De Witt:

  • Ashford University (about 18 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 19 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 20 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 21 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 23 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 25 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • University of Iowa (about 53 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public high school in De Witt:

Public elementary/middle schools in De Witt:

Private elementary/middle school in De Witt:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 204, Location: 417 6TH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in De Witt: De Witt (A), 4-H Fairgrounds (B), Dewitt Ambulance Service (C), Guardian Glass Industries Emergency Medical Services (D), Frances Banta Waggoner Library (E), De Witt Police Department (F), De Witt Volunteer Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in De Witt include: First Congregational United Church (A), De Witt Lutheran Fellowship (B), De Witt Evangelical Free Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Jehovahs Witnesses Congregation (E), Living Word Bible Church (F), Grace Lutheran Church (G), United Methodist Church (H), Saint Joseph Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Elmwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in De Witt include: John Letter Historical Marker (1), Lincoln Park (2), West Brook Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Central Community Historical Society (Museums; 2503 340th Avenue), Clinton County Club Show (Amusement & Theme Parks; 328 East 8th Street).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (918 Westwood Drive), Winsther Motel (924 11th Street), Westwind Motel (1221 11th Street).

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

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in De Witt in 2010:

  • 54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 2 people in residential treatment centers for adults
75 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in De Witt (2011 data):

  • De Witt Bank & Trust Co.: at 815 Sixth Avenue, branch established on 1933/06/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.1 mil, Deposits: $103.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: De Witt Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Central State Bank: at 914 Sixth Avenue, branch established on 1967/06/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $268.7 mil, Deposits: $207.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ohnward Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Dewitt 11th Street at 712 11th Street, branch established on 1918/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in De Witt:

Marital status in De Witt, IA
  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in De Witt:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Iowa average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - De Witt
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Religion statistics for De Witt, IA (based on Clinton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

9.2%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

27.9%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clinton County:

14.6%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.8%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
De Witt:

21.4%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
De Witt:

11.8%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
De Witt:

35.1%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
De Witt:

54.7%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of De Witt, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 11$54,254$59,1860$0
Other Government Administration 4$17,650$52,9501$624
Streets and Highways 4$14,804$44,4121$1,398
Other and Unallocable 3$15,288$61,1521$1,132
Water Supply 3$11,066$44,2640$0
Parks and Recreation 2$4,956$29,73616$4,220
Sewerage 2$8,554$51,3241$1,494
Financial Administration 1$5,376$64,5120$0
Police - Other 1$2,570$30,8400$0
Local Libraries 1$3,944$47,3288$7,540
Fire - Other 0$0 3$1,244
Totals for Government 32$138,462$51,92331$17,652

De Witt government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,390,000 ($266.39)
    Sewerage: $521,000 ($99.85)
    Housing and Community Development: $87,000 ($16.67)
    General - Other: $27,000 ($5.17)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $992,000 ($190.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $714,000 ($136.83)
    Sewerage: $643,000 ($123.23)
    Regular Highways: $592,000 ($113.45)
    Water Utilities: $485,000 ($92.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $343,000 ($65.73)
    General - Other: $297,000 ($56.92)
    Libraries: $239,000 ($45.80)
    Central Staff Services: $138,000 ($26.45)
    Financial Administration: $106,000 ($20.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $61,000 ($11.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $51,000 ($9.77)
    Health - Other: $46,000 ($8.82)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $40,000 ($7.67)
    General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($6.13)
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000 ($2.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($2.68)
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000 ($1.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $439,000 ($84.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($10.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $64,000 ($12.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($10.16)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($7.86)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($4.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $13,000 ($2.49)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($1.72)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($0.77)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($0.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($0.77)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($0.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,976,000 ($378.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($2.49)

De Witt government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $976,000 ($187.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $401,000 ($76.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $362,000 ($69.38)
    Other: $62,000 ($11.88)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $17,000 ($3.26)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $592,000 ($113.45)
    Housing and Community Development: $90,000 ($17.25)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000 ($15.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $135,000 ($25.87)
    Interest Earnings: $78,000 ($14.95)
    Rents: $55,000 ($10.54)
    Sale of Property: $45,000 ($8.62)
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($4.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $611,000 ($117.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $510,000 ($97.74)
    Other: $6,000 ($1.15)
  • Tax - Property: $3,784,000 ($725.18)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $558,000 ($106.94)
    Other License: $70,000 ($13.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $60,000 ($11.50)
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000 ($3.07)

De Witt government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,916,000 ($3050.21)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,759,000 ($3020.12)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,000,000 ($383.29)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,843,000 ($353.20)

De Witt government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,393,000 ($266.96)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,820,000 ($1498.66)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,000 ($5.75)

4.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,854 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
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 Scott County, IA  0.90% ($37,520 average AGI)
from Whiteside County, IL  0.53% ($33,530)
from Jackson County, IA  0.39% ($38,613)


5.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,550 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Scott County, IA  0.97% ($40,701 average AGI)
to Whiteside County, IL  0.59% ($43,035)
to Jackson County, IA  0.46% ($37,640)
Businesses in De Witt, IA
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Super 81
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
Pizza Hut1UPS1
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in De Witt:

  • 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.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KROS (1340 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, IA; Owner: KROS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCLN (1390 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in De Witt:

  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCI (100.3 FM; SAVANNA, IL; Owner: CARROLL COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around De Witt:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY 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.)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • 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)
De Witt fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of De Witt fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 35Number of bridges
  • 466ft / 142mTotal length
  • 148,950Total average daily traffic
  • 16,482Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in De Witt, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 131980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for De Witt, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in De Witt)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 711 10th St (Lat: 41.825028 Lon: -90.540972), Call Sign: KNGR875, Licensee ID: L00049835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.235 MHz, 154.280 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/1998, Expiration Date: 07/06/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003, Registrant: Dewitt, Town Of, 711 10th St, De Witt, IA 52742
  • 801 Westwood Dr (Lat: 41.824472 Lon: -90.562361), Structure height: 36 m, Call Sign: KBG264,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.180 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2002, Expiration Date: 12/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2012, Registrant: State Of, Dot Iowa, 800 Lincoln Way, Iowa, IA 50010, Phone: (515) 239-1552, Fax: (515) 232-6739, Email:
  • BASE, 822 Sixth Ave (Lat: 41.823889 Lon: -90.538333), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPGM322,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2014, Expiration Date: 02/13/2025, Registrant: Spectrum License Consultants Inc, Lubbock, TX 79453, Phone: (806) 780-7800, Fax: (806) 780-7802, Email:
  • 8th Ave & 1st St (Lat: 41.819750 Lon: -90.534306), Call Sign: WDD867,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.025 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/1999, Expiration Date: 08/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Registrant: C & J Service Co, 6th Ave S, De Witt, IA 52742, Phone: (319) 659-5145
  • 2356 350th Ave. (Lat: 41.858056 Lon: -90.414167), Call Sign: WPWD942,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.605 MHz, Grant Date: 04/12/2013, Expiration Date: 10/24/2022, Certifier: Russell L Petersen, Registrant: Midwest Wireless LLC, 5915 Brady St, Davenport, IA 52806, Phone: (563) 386-7344, Fax: (563) 386-9011, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in De Witt)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in De Witt)
Most common first names in De Witt, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4981.7 years
John4779.4 years
William4777.7 years
Robert4670.2 years
Helen3881.1 years
Margaret3481.8 years
Donald2871.1 years
Raymond2879.3 years
James2772.8 years
George2478.1 years
Most common last names in De Witt, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3976.3 years
Anderson2179.8 years
Peters1580.2 years
Soenksen1385.4 years
Cousins1378.6 years
Hansen1383.7 years
Witt1276.8 years
Ryan1176.4 years
Schmidt1179.0 years
Johnson1172.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in De Witt, IA
  • 80.2%Utility gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in De Witt, IA
  • 61.5%Electricity
  • 32.9%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Other fuel
  • 2.6%No fuel used


De Witt 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

De Witt on our top lists:

  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
There are 16 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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