Elgin, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 655 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 349  (53.4%)
Females: 306  (46.6%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52141.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,248 (it was $28,833 in 2000)
Elgin:

$50,248
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,020 (it was $16,225 in 2000)

Elgin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,759 (it was $54,500 in 2000)
Elgin:

$84,759
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $102,418; Detached houses: $106,042; Mobile homes: $33,780

Median gross rent in 2016: $579.

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  • Races in Elgin, IA (2010)

    Elgin races chart
    • 66998.0%White alone
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elgin: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.4%), Norwegian (20.9%), Swiss (16.3%), American (10.8%), English (4.2%), European (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/14/1892

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 980 people per square mile   (low).

Elgin,IA real estate house value index trend

Elgin, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Elgin:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elgin city:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

11 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Iowa:

4.9%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Elgin, Iowa as of November 21, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Elgin to the number of sex offenders is 248 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,446 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,286 (1.3%)

Elgin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (48.3 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (113.7 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (216.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clermont, IA (1.8 miles ), Wadena, IA (2.8 miles ), West Union, IA (3.0 miles ), Postville, IA (3.1 miles ), Castalia, IA (3.3 miles) , Fayette, IA (3.4 miles ), Volga, IA (3.4 miles ), Luana, IA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.96 N, Longitude: 91.64 W

Area code: 563

Elgin household income distribution Elgin home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Elgin, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elgin-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Elgin city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elgin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 86% 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 368.3 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 174.2 miles away from Elgin 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 346.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 287.6 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 399.0 miles away from Elgin 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 368.0 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 Fayette County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elgin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elgin:

  • PALMER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WEST UNION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • PALMER LUTHERAN HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - POSTVILLE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; POSTVILLE, IA)
  • MAPLE CREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FAYETTE, IA)
  • CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ELKADER, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elgin:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 12 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 20 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 27 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 51 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 52 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 60 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Viterbo University (about 62 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)

Public elementary/middle schools in Elgin:

  • VALLEY ELEMENTARY (Students: 272, Location: 23493 CANOE RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • NORTH FAYETTE-VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 23493 CANOE RD, Grades: 7-8)
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Library in Elgin:

  • ELGIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,270; Location: 214 MAIN ST; 17,399 books; 779 audio materials; 1,131 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Elgin: Elgin City Hall (A), Elgin Fire Department (B), Elgin Public Library (C), Area Ambulance Service Elgin (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elgin include: Apostolic Christian Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Elgin Lutheran Church (C), Saint Pauls United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Race (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.6%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.1%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Elgin (2011 data):

  • Elgin State Bank: at 241 Center, branch established on 1930/10/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $22.2 mil, Deposits: $20.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Kellonto Bankshares Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Iowa average:

10.4

Elgin travel time to work - commute Elgin mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elgin city (based on Fayette County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,43831
Catholic4,0196
Evangelical Protestant1,85424
Other2932
None6,276-
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: 2
Fayette County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Fayette County:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

28.2%
Iowa:

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

15.9%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Elgin:

54.0%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.7%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.2%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.1%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

39.8%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Elgin:

57.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Elgin:

78.1%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elgin, IA Residents
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 1$2,323$27,8762$263
Streets and Highways 1$5,626$67,5120$0
Local Libraries 0$0 6$3,442
Totals for Government 2$7,949$47,6948$3,705

Elgin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $211,000 ($322.14)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($32.06)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($19.85)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($90.08)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($65.65)
    Libraries: $41,000 ($62.60)
    Water Utilities: $23,000 ($35.11)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($32.06)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($30.53)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($30.53)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($24.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($9.16)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($9.16)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($6.11)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($4.58)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($4.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.05)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($45.80)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($3.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $59,000 ($90.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($9.16)

Elgin government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $51,000 ($77.86)
    Sewerage: $35,000 ($53.44)
    All Other: $4,000 ($6.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,000 ($22.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($58.02)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($7.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($45.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $54,000 ($82.44)
    General Support: $12,000 ($18.32)
    All Other: $4,000 ($6.11)
  • Tax - Property: $115,000 ($175.57)
    Total General Sales: $42,000 ($64.12)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.05)

Elgin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($190.84)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $40,000 ($61.07)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $275,000 ($419.85)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $265,000 ($404.58)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $97,000 ($148.09)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $50,000 ($76.34)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($42.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $875,000 ($1335.88)

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
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 Buchanan County, IA  0.61% ($30,468 average AGI)
from Black Hawk County, IA  0.59% ($23,783)
from Linn County, IA  0.36% ($24,179)


5.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Iowa average:

5.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.75% ($39,414 average AGI)
to Buchanan County, IA  0.63% ($32,184)
to Bremer County, IA  0.41% ($29,750)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elgin:

  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KNEI (1140 AM; 2 kW; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elgin:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPVL (89.1 FM; POSTVILLE, IA; Owner: POSTVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVIK (104.7 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KDEC-FM (100.5 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: DECORAH BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elgin:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14AF (Channel 14; DECORAH, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 1,290Total average daily traffic
  • 1,738Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • LORI DAWSON, 23630 Drake Road (Lat: 42.971611 Lon: -91.665306), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • LORI DAWSON, 23630 Drake Road (Lat: 42.971611 Lon: -91.665306), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • STEVEN T CAMPBELL, 23630 Drake Road (Lat: 42.971611 Lon: -91.665306), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 19065 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET NW, SUITE 1100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1010 Main St (Lat: 42.952472 Lon: -91.635139), Call Sign: KSV854, Licensee ID: L00048980
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.265 MHzGrant Date: 06/19/2003, Expiration Date: 05/31/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2013Registrant: Valley Veterinary Clinic Pc, 1010 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141, Phone: (563) 426-5622, Fax: (563) 426-5379, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CLERMONT, 23630 Drake Road (Lat: 42.971611 Lon: -91.665306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQKT514
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2009, Expiration Date: 09/09/2019, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K0HAL, Previous Call Sign: KA0URN, Licensee ID: L01462015, Grant Date: 01/28/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Registrant: Hal D Wilson, 18382 Dogwood Rd, Elgin, IA 52141
  • Call Sign: WB0FEL, Licensee ID: L01395717, Grant Date: 05/01/2008, Expiration Date: 04/21/2018, Certifier: Robert W Helms, Registrant: Robert W Helms, 307 Washington St, Elgin, IA 52141
  • Call Sign: WB0LTI, Licensee ID: L01187647, Grant Date: 08/30/2006, Expiration Date: 11/26/2016, Certifier: Monte W Helms, Registrant: Monte W Helms, 909 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7679F , Serial Number: 28-7790215, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Scott Field Flying Club LLC, 806 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141

Drinking water stations with addresses in Elgin that have no violations reported:

  • ELGIN MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 690, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Elgin, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1575.4 years
John1278.2 years
Robert1070.8 years
Marie883.1 years
Charles879.4 years
Clarence885.0 years
Mary786.3 years
Walter778.9 years
Louis671.0 years
Harold678.0 years
Most common last names in Elgin, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Butikofer1682.6 years
Larson1572.3 years
Hanson1179.7 years
Anderson1081.8 years
Schneider1080.1 years
Olson1081.5 years
Lehman1081.9 years
Falb1078.3 years
Wenger984.2 years
Torkelson983.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Elgin compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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