Donnellson, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 854 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
 
Males: 425  (49.8%)
Females: 429  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

36.2 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 52625.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,615 (it was $36,316 in 2000)
Donnellson:

$54,615
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,168 (it was $18,336 in 2000)

Donnellson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $111,381 (it was $67,300 in 2000)
Donnellson:

$111,381
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $132,554; detached houses: $131,756

Median gross rent in 2019: $669.

March 2019 cost of living index in Donnellson: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.0%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Donnellson, IA (2019)
    • 1,01496.6%White alone
    • 141.3%Black alone
    • 70.7%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Donnellson, Iowa as of October 07, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Donnellson is 217 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (55.0%), European (8.7%), American (7.7%), Dutch (5.6%), Irish (2.9%), Swedish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/25/1892

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 1,072 people per square mile   (low).

Donnellson, Iowa map

1 resident is foreign born

This city:

0.1%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,414 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,244 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (70.1 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (156.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (218.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Franklin, IA (1.8 miles),
West Point, IA (2.8 miles ),
St. Paul, IA (3.0 miles),
Farmington, IA (3.0 miles ),
Houghton, IA (3.2 miles),
Montrose, IA (3.3 miles ),
Revere, MO (3.4 miles),
Nauvoo, IL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.64 N, Longitude: 91.57 W

Area code: 319

Distribution of median household income in Donnellson, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Donnellson, IA in 2019
Donnellson satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $111,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Donnellson, IA residents
Average permit cost in Donnellson, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Iowa:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+2.4%).
Most common industries in Donnellson, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.8%)
  • Food (6.0%)
  • Truck transportation (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.5%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Public administration (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Donnellson, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Registered nurses (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)

Average climate in Donnellson, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Donnellson, Iowa average temperatures Donnellson, Iowa average precipitation Donnellson, Iowa humidity Donnellson, Iowa wind speed Donnellson, Iowa snowfall Donnellson, Iowa sunshine Donnellson, Iowa clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.2. This is about average.

City:

64.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.19
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.158. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.158
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 18.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.11
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Donnellson-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the Donnellson city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Donnellson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 201% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.9 miles away from Donnellson center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 247.9 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 232.8 miles away from Donnellson 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 264.1 miles away from Donnellson center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 411.4 miles away from Donnellson center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 273.4 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 Lee County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Donnellson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Donnellson:

  • REGIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (418 MAIN STREET)
  • DONNELLSON HEALTH CENTER (901 STATE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Donnellson:

  • WEST POINT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST POINT, IA)
  • SOUTHEASTERN RENAL DIALYSIS, LC - FT MADISON (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; FORT MADISON, IA)
  • FORT MADISON HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FORT MADISON, IA)
  • MONTROSE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MONTROSE, IA)
  • LEE COUNTY HEALTH DEPT COMM NU (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; FORT MADISON, IA)
  • MOBILE NURSING SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; FORT MADISON, IA)

Amtrak station near Donnellson:

  • 13 miles: FORT MADISON (1601 20TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Donnellson:

  • Southeastern Community College (about 24 miles; West Burlington, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 48 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 52 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Truman State University (about 63 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • University of Iowa (about 71 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Augustana College (about 80 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 80 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)

Public high school in Donnellson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Donnellson:

See full list of schools located in Donnellson

Library in Donnellson:

  • DONNELLSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $69,846; Location: 500 PARK; 15,799 books; 513 audio materials; 1,071 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 62 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Donnellson: Donnellson Elevator (A), Lee County Fairgrounds (B), Lee County Emergency Medical Services (C), Donnellson Fire Department (D), Donnellson City Hall (E), Donnellson Police Department (F), Donnellson City Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Donnellson include: Donnellson Presbyterian Church (A), United Church of Christ (B), Zion Mennonite Church (C), United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Lee County Speedway-Racetrack (Tours & Charters; North Highway 218).

Hotel: Wood's Motel (309 Madison Avenue).

Lee 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 Donnellson and their reported violations in the past:

DONNELLSON MUNI WATER WORKS (Population served: 912, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2013)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.8%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
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: 0.3% of all households
48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
61 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Donnellson (2011 data):

  • Pilot Grove Savings Bank: Donnellson Branch at 521 N. Main Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $376.5 mil, Deposits: $325.6 mil, headquarters in Pilot Grove, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Pilot Grove Savings Bank Employee Stock Ownership Plan

For population 15 years and over in Donnellson:

Marital status in Donnellson, IA
  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Donnellson:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Donnellson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Donnellson, IA (based on Lee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,76526
Catholic6,3897
Evangelical Protestant4,13732
Other7257
None17,846-
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: 8
Here:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Here:

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Lee County:

11.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
Iowa:

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

13.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.2%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Donnellson:

47.9%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Donnellson:

20.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Donnellson:

32.5%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

52.8%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.9%
Iowa:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Donnellson, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$5,624$33,7440$0
Water Supply 2$3,034$18,2040$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,169$38,0281$1,231
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,135$61,6201$324
Local Libraries 1$1,876$22,5125$1,577
Totals for Government 7$18,837$32,2927$3,132

Donnellson government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $279,000 ($326.70)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($278.69)
    Regular Highways: $157,000 ($183.84)
    Libraries: $152,000 ($177.99)
    Financial Administration: $89,000 ($104.22)
    Police Protection: $83,000 ($97.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $56,000 ($65.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($35.13)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($35.13)
    General Public Buildings: $28,000 ($32.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000 ($28.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($17.56)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($3.51)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($2.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $142,000 ($166.28)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $36,000 ($42.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $460,000 ($538.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $211,000 ($247.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($16.39)

Donnellson government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $301,000 ($352.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($56.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $128,000 ($149.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $43,000 ($50.35)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $56,000 ($65.57)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($29.27)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($3.51)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($1.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $145,000 ($169.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $113,000 ($132.32)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.34)
  • Tax - Property: $261,000 ($305.62)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $140,000 ($163.93)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.17)

Donnellson government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,898,000 ($4564.40)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,768,000 ($4412.18)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000 ($152.22)

Donnellson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000 ($597.19)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000 ($220.14)

5.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
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 Des Moines County, IA  0.71% ($39,552 average AGI)
to Hancock County, IL  0.67% ($36,567)
to Henry County, IA  0.24% ($37,031)

Businesses in Donnellson, IA

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Donnellson:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBKB (1360 AM; 1 kW; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KOKX (1310 AM; 1 kW; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Donnellson:

  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • KAYP (89.9 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBKB-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDMG (103.1 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; WARSAW, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KMDY (90.9 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KKNL (97.3 FM; NEW LONDON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KILJ-FM (105.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA; Owner: KILJ, INC.)
  • KGRS (107.3 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)

TV broadcast stations around Donnellson:

  • K38AB (Channel 38; FORT MADISON, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K54AF (Channel 54; KEOSAUQUA, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K60CL (Channel 60; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: CHRIST VISION, INC.)
  • K44AB (Channel 44; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

Donnellson fatal accident list:

Sep 7, 2011 12:17 AM, Sr-2, Lat: 40.639008, Lon: -91.570564, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1987 01:48 AM, Us 218, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 50.5mTotal length
  • 24,605Total average daily traffic
  • 5,994Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Donnellson, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 102000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Donnellson, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Donnellson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 900 Park St (Lat: 40.650583 Lon: -91.565444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 36 m, Call Sign: KNFL481,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.180 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/2013, Expiration Date: 01/21/2024, Certifier: John R Porter, Registrant: State Of, Dot Iowa, 800 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010, Phone: (515) 239-1552, Fax: (515) 232-6739, Email:
  • City Hall (Lat: 40.642750 Lon: -91.564861), Call Sign: WPWR584,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.805 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2012, Expiration Date: 01/09/2023, Certifier: Jane Anderson, Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co, 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:
  • Lat: 40.590722 Lon: -91.645806, Call Sign: WQWN784,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.337 MHz, 468.337 MHz, 463.412 MHz, 463.687 MHz, 468.687 MHz, Grant Date: 10/14/2015, Expiration Date: 10/14/2025, Certifier: Tony Boatwright, Registrant: Electronic Applications Co., Inc., Burlington, IA 52601, Phone: (319) 752-2435, Fax: (319) 752-0157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • DONNELLSON, 3.7 Mi N Int Rts 218 & 2 (Lat: 40.691389 Lon: -91.560833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WPJB559,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6389.96 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, 6330.66 MHz, Grant Date: 03/23/2021, Expiration Date: 02/01/2031, 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:
  • S DONNELLSON, 1845 300th. Street (Lat: 40.525806 Lon: -91.557194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 74.7 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQPN973,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6271.36 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/2012, Expiration Date: 07/10/2022, 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:
  • DONNELLSON, 1775 210th Street (Lat: 40.654278 Lon: -91.569944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQZC903, Licensee ID: L02059070,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2017, Expiration Date: 04/08/2027, Certifier: David Byers, Registrant: Cover 2, LLC, Po Box 835 - 800 S. Main Street, Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Fax: (563) 539-2003, Email:
  • LEE, 902 N Main St (Lat: 40.646917 Lon: -91.567778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WRCG887, Licensee ID: L00026454,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2018, Expiration Date: 09/27/2028, Certifier: Heath Hove, Registrant: State Of Iowa, 215 East 7th St, Des Moines, IA 50319, Phone: (515) 725-6234, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Donnellson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1423T, N1423T, N-1423T, Serial Number: 28-7225509, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 02/01/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kevin M Waggoner, 2638 148th Ave, Donnellson, IA 52625, Other Owners: Michelle D Waggoner
  • Aircraft: AYRES CORPORATION S2R-G1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2074J, N2074J, N-2074J, Serial Number: G1-109, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 05/11/2015
    Registrant (LLC): Hohl Enterprises LLC, 803 Pine St, Donnellson, IA 52625
  • Aircraft: AYRES CORPORATION S2R-T660 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4191Y, N4191Y, N-4191Y, Serial Number: T660-108, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 08/22/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Hohl Enterprises LLC, 803 Pine St, Donnellson, IA 52625
  • Aircraft: THRUSH AIRCRAFT INC S2R-H80 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: GE AV H80-100 (800 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 468WK, N468WK, N-468WK, Serial Number: H80-170, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 08/31/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 01/26/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Hohl Enterprises LLC, 803 Pine St, Donnellson, IA 52625
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 63287, N63287, N-63287, Serial Number: 15077230, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 09/05/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 12/06/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Edwin C Rohdy, 1517 Primrose Rd, Donnellson, IA 52625
  • Aircraft: THRUSH AIRCRAFT INC S2R-T34 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-34AG (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 3047G, N3047G, N-3047G, Serial Number: T34-375, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/2012, Certificate Issue Date: 10/31/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Hohl Enterprises LLC, 803 Pine St, Donnellson, IA 52625

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 17. The highest number of fire incidents - 37 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Donnellson, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.6%), and Structure Fires (27.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Donnellson, IA
    • 14248.6%Outside Fires
    • 8127.7%Structure Fires
    • 5518.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 144.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Donnellson, IA
Most common first names in Donnellson, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2379.1 years
Mary2079.7 years
William1980.4 years
Ruth1479.4 years
Robert1271.7 years
Anna1186.3 years
Edward1078.5 years
Harry1078.3 years
Harold976.1 years
Margaret979.8 years
Most common last names in Donnellson, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lowenberg2185.9 years
Kirchner1778.1 years
Krebill1681.1 years
Hohl1477.6 years
Seyb1280.7 years
Wagner1283.9 years
Krehbiel1180.6 years
Smith1176.2 years
Abel1090.3 years
Fett1084.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Donnellson, IA
  • 70.4%Utility gas
  • 24.3%Electricity
  • 3.4%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Donnellson, IA
  • 48.5%Utility gas
  • 47.9%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood


Donnellson compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2022.