Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,662 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
Mean prices in 2013:All housing units: $134,164; Detached houses: $136,877; Townhouses or other attached units: $154,219; In 2-unit structures: $119,025; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,611; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,575; Mobile homes: $53,522
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dysart-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/26/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.6 miles away from the Dysart city center killed one personand injured 17 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1989, a category F4 tornado 16.1 miles away from the city center causedbetween $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Dysart-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 347.0 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 328.2 miles away from Dysart 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 182.4 miles away from the city center On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 305.2 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 375.5 miles away from Dysart 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 376.1 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Tama County (12) is near the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11 Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill Heckroth - Politician.
Hospitals and medical centers in Dysart:
SUNNYCREST NURSING CENTER (401 CRISMAN STREET)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Dysart:
SUNRISE HILL CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TRAER, IA)
KEYSTONE NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KEYSTONE, IA)
LUTHERAN HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; VINTON, IA)
MERCY DIALYSIS - VINTON (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; VINTON, IA)
Churches in Dysart include: Dysart Assembly of God Church (A), Calvary Baptist Church (B), Saint Joseph Catholic Church (C), Zion Lutheran Church (D), United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map
Tama County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends (lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 51.3. This is significantly better than average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.8. This is about average.Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.92. This is about average.Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dysart and their reported violations in the past:
DYSART WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 1,379, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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 (DEC-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2007)
One routine major monitoring violation
One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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
37 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
48 people in nursing homes in 2000
Dysart 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.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Renting percentage below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
Banks with branches in Dysart (2011 data):
Security State Bank: Dysart Branch at 402 Main, branch established on 1900/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $94.5 mil, Deposits: $75.8 mil, headquarters in Independence, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Independence Bancshares, Inc.
Dysart State Bank: at 301 Main Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $14.1 mil, Deposits: $12.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Dysart Bancshares, Inc.
Religion statistics for Dysart city (based on Tama County data)
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
2.25 / 10,000 pop.
2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
1.13 / 10,000 pop.
0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
7.32 / 10,000 pop.
5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
7.32 / 10,000 pop.
8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
708 Estelle St (Lat: 42.169167 Lon: -92.302417), Call Sign: KER636, Licensee ID: L00017694 Assigned Frequencies: 43.1800 MHz Grant Date: 10/01/2005, Expiration Date: 10/28/2015 Registrant: Manatts Inc, Brooklyn, IA 52211
Sw 1/4 Sec 27 Clark Township (Lat: 42.138333 Lon: -92.351583), Call Sign: KTN520, Licensee ID: L00023585 Assigned Frequencies: 451.775 MHz, 451.775 MHz Grant Date: 02/11/2003, Expiration Date: 02/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2013 Registrant: James R Pippert, 3135 210th St, Dysart, IA 52224, Phone: (319) 476-3621
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
DYSART, 5940 Hwy 21 (Lat: 42.159806 Lon: -92.298278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WPXS586 Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz Grant Date: 06/03/2003, Expiration Date: 06/03/2013, 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:
Dysart, 5750 13th Ave. (Lat: 42.189528 Lon: -92.240389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WQKJ616 Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz Grant Date: 06/12/2009, Expiration Date: 12/09/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2009, Certifier: John Einck Registrant: Alliant Energy, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406, Phone: (319) 786-3507, Fax: (319) 786-3502, Email:
DYSART, 5750 13th Ave. (Lat: 42.189528 Lon: -92.240389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WEF925 Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz Grant Date: 07/01/2009, Expiration Date: 05/19/2019 Registrant: Interstate Power And Light Company, 1000 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52004-0769, Phone: (563) 584-7374, Fax: (563) 557-2259, Email:
FCC Registered Paging Towers:
709 Wilson Street (Lat: 42.172194 Lon: -92.307944), Call Sign: KNKD597 Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz Grant Date: 06/17/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018 Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: WB0DYO, Licensee ID: L01398239 Grant Date: 05/09/2008, Expiration Date: 08/07/2018, Certifier: Dean L Scheel Registrant: Dean L Scheel, 1436 65th St, Dysart, IA 52224-9450
Call Sign: WB0FKL Grant Date: 05/08/1997, Expiration Date: 05/08/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2009 Registrant: Gerald L Gardner, 207 Wilson, Dysart, IA 52224
Call Sign: WB0LDR Grant Date: 10/27/1987, Expiration Date: 10/27/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/28/1999 Registrant: Dick D Miller, Dysart, IA 52224
Call Sign: WB0SML, Previous Call Sign: KC0ECM, Licensee ID: L01438358 Grant Date: 10/18/2008, Expiration Date: 10/28/2018 Registrant: Timothy W Burrell, 1338 63rd St, Dysart, IA 52224-9334
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 1086E , Serial Number: 7AC-4639, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/18/1956 Registrant (Individual): James Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 1625G , Serial Number: 127, Year manufactured: 1968 Registrant (Individual): Jim Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 2481C , Serial Number: 30781, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1955 Registrant (Individual): Jim Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Aircraft: BEECH V35B (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 4086A , Serial Number: D-9112, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1970 Registrant (Individual): James R Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 7463H , Serial Number: 20728, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/1956 Registrant (Individual): Jim Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Aircraft: BOEING B75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 75761 , Serial Number: 75-6608, Year manufactured: 1942, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1995 Registrant (Individual): James R Pippert, 904 Park St, Dysart, IA 52224
Most common first names in Dysart, IA among deceased individuals
Most common last names in Dysart, IA among deceased individuals