Deep River, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 271 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 148  (54.7%)
Females: 123  (45.3%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip codes: 52222.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,961 (it was $33,438 in 2000)
Deep River:

$39,961
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,919 (it was $16,437 in 2000)

Deep River city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $69,516 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Deep River:

$69,516
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $53,084; Detached houses: $52,507; Mobile homes: $59,720

Median gross rent in 2012: $621.

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Ancestries: German (43.1%), Irish (16.4%), English (8.0%), United States (6.8%), Dutch (4.2%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/15/1887

Elevation: 910 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 641 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Deep River:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Deep River city:

  • Never married: 14.5%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 19.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $860 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $722 (1.3%)

Deep River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (44.2 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (184.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (243.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Guernsey, IA (2.2 miles) , Gibson, IA (2.6 miles) , Barnes City, IA (2.6 miles ), Montezuma, IA (2.8 miles ), Thornburg, IA (3.0 miles) , Brooklyn, IA (3.3 miles ), Victor, IA (3.3 miles ), Millersburg, IA (3.3 miles) .

Latitude: 41.58 N, Longitude: 92.37 W

Area code: 641

Deep River household income distribution Deep River home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -57 (-16.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (30%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Printing workers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (13%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Child care workers (6%)

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

Average climate in Deep River, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Deep River-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Deep River city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Deep River-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 83% 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 321.4 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 304.3 miles away from Deep River 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 180.1 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 340.9 miles away from the city 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 348.3 miles away from Deep River 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 321.8 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 Poweshiek County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Deep River topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Deep River:

  • MONTEZUMA NURSING AND REHAB CENT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MONTEZUMA, IA)
  • SENIOR HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MONTEZUMA, IA)
  • BROOKLYN COMMUNITY ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BROOKLYN, IA)
  • ENGLISH VALLEY NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; NORTH ENGLISH, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deep River:

  • Indian Hills Community College (about 38 miles; Ottumwa, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Iowa (about 44 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 44 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 59 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 65 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 65 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Drake University (about 67 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)

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Notable location: Deep River Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Deep River include: Church of the Nazarene (A), Calvary Lutheran Church (B), Deep River United Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Poweshiek County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

DEEP RIVER WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 279, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and AUG-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-18-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and AUG-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2006), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUN-26-2008 to JUN-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-17-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.3%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.0%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Deep River compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Deep River (2011 data):

  • Keokuk County State Bank: Deep River Branch at 301 Main Street, branch established on 1935/07/15. Info updated 2010/04/12: Bank assets: $97.6 mil, Deposits: $86.5 mil, headquarters in Sigourney, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Fountain View Bancorp., Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Deep River travel time to work - commute Deep River mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (78%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Deep River city (based on Poweshiek County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.04%
Here: 52.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents24.0%22.9%13.5%8.6%8.0%
Congregations17.1%4.9%7.3%4.9%14.6%
NameLutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents4.3%4.2%2.8%2.8%8.9%
Congregations4.9%2.4%4.9%2.4%36.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Poweshiek County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Poweshiek County:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Poweshiek County:

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

9.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Poweshiek County:

27.5%
Iowa:

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

19.4%
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 7$8,316
Streets and Highways 0$0 4$2,557
Water Supply 1$2,431$29,1720$0
Totals for Government 1$2,431$29,17211$10,873

Deep River government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $35,000 ($129.15)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($88.56)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($88.56)
    Sewerage: $22,000 ($81.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($62.73)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($33.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($33.21)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($11.07)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($11.07)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($7.38)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($3.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($40.59)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $30,000 ($110.70)

Deep River government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($110.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($33.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $16,000 ($59.04)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($7.38)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($92.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $23,000 ($84.87)
    General Support: $4,000 ($14.76)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($107.01)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($11.07)

Deep River government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $234,000 ($863.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($14.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $216,000 ($797.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $14,000 ($51.66)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $34,000 ($125.46)

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,242 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
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 Jasper County, IA  0.55% ($34,231 average AGI)
from Polk County, IA  0.50% ($31,857)
from Mahaska County, IA  0.35% ($29,320)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($124 average AGI)
Poweshiek County:

0.18%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Polk County, IA  0.63% ($42,600 average AGI)
to Jasper County, IA  0.56% ($25,650)
to Johnson County, IA  0.38% ($48,407)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deep River:

  • 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.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deep River:

  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRTI (106.7 FM; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KBOE-FM (104.9 FM; OSKALOOSA, IA; Owner: JOMAST CORPORATION)
  • KZAT-FM (95.5 FM; BELLE PLAINE, IA; Owner: CAMRORY BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Deep River:

  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • LORI DAWSON, 2240 Diamond Trail Road (Lat: 41.577556 Lon: -92.348528), Type: 94.1, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • LORI DAWSON, 2240 Diamond Trail Road (Lat: 41.577556 Lon: -92.348528), Type: 94.1, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 301 Main St (Lat: 41.580278 Lon: -92.374917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPJJ937
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/10/2001, Expiration Date: 07/02/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2011, Certifier: Craig A Arendt
    Registrant: Electronic Applications, Burlington, IA 52601, Fax: (319) 752-0157
  • Deep River Pump Station Nw Cnr Of Int Hwy 85 & V18 (Lat: 41.579722 Lon: -92.452694), Type: Upole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPMF504
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/2013, Expiration Date: 07/01/2023, Certifier: Ruth Wagner
    Registrant: Micro Comm Inc, 6980 W 153rd St, Overland Park, KS 66223, Fax: (913) 681-2753

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DEEP RIVER, 2240 Diamond Trail Road (Lat: 41.577556 Lon: -92.348528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.1 m, Call Sign: WQJM486
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/04/2008, Expiration Date: 11/04/2018, 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15534 , Serial Number: 28-7305086, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 11/07/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Lynn R Kromminga, 5239 230th St, Deep River, IA 52222

Most common first names in Deep River, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George877.4 years
Mary682.7 years
William682.8 years
Roy566.4 years
Anna488.7 years
Carl475.5 years
Hazel487.7 years
Helen487.5 years
John463.0 years
Leslie480.0 years
Most common last names in Deep River, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Icenbice770.3 years
Cranston787.4 years
Schlesselman776.9 years
Johnston588.6 years
Zimmerman579.9 years
Axtell585.0 years
Rauch564.2 years
Elliott581.0 years
Armstrong483.4 years
Mcwilliams475.7 years

Deep River on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Communications equipment operators"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Physicians and surgeons"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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