Fayette, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 1,469 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.0%
 
Males: 895  (60.9%)
Females: 574  (39.1%)
Median resident age:

23.1 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 52142.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,664 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Fayette:

$42,664
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,463 (it was $11,131 in 2000)

Fayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $97,523 (it was $53,700 in 2000)
Fayette:

$97,523
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $111,592; detached houses: $112,117

Median gross rent in 2017: $661.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fayette: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.6%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Fayette, IA (2010)
    • 1,16787.2%White alone
    • 906.7%Black alone
    • 372.8%Hispanic
    • 251.9%Asian alone
    • 161.2%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

Races in Fayette 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 Fayette, Iowa as of November 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fayette is 603 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (19.7%), American (12.7%), Norwegian (7.9%), English (4.9%), Irish (4.9%), European (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/14/1874

Elevation: 1010 feet

Land area: 1.49 square miles.

Population density: 984 people per square mile   (low).

Fayette, Iowa map

127 residents are foreign born (3.9% Asia, 1.9% Africa, 1.4% Europe).

This city:

10.5%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,448 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,477 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (36.7 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (123.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (221.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Randalia, IA (2.1 miles),
Maynard, IA (2.5 miles ),
Wadena, IA (2.7 miles ),
West Union, IA (2.9 miles ),
Arlington, IA (3.1 miles ),
Hawkeye, IA (3.2 miles ),
Westgate, IA (3.3 miles ),
Elgin, IA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.84 N, Longitude: 91.80 W

Area code: 563

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $383,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $280,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $475,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Fayette, IA residents
Average permit cost in Fayette, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Fayette, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (29.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (30.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.2%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.4%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (27.5%)
  • Health care (20.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.3%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
  • Social assistance (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Fayette, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (10.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.4%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (7.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Fayette, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fayette-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the Fayette 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 20.1 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fayette-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 366.6 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 176.9 miles away from Fayette 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 345.5 miles away from Fayette center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 286.8 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 397.0 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 366.4 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 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).
Fayette topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fayette:

  • MAPLE CREST MANOR (100 BOLGER DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fayette:

  • PALMER LUTHERAN HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • 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)

College/University in Fayette:

  • Upper Iowa University (Full-time enrollment: 5,275; Location: 605 Washington St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.uiu.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Fayette:

  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 24 miles; Calmar, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 33 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 40 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 41 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 65 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 67 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 71 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)

Public elementary/middle school in Fayette:

  • NORTH FAYETTE ELEMENTARY FAYETTE CENTER (Location: 200 N VOLGA, Grades: 5-6)

Library in Fayette:

  • FAYETTE COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $67,182; Location: 104 W STATE ST; 12,478 books; 869 audio materials; 1,306 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fayette: Fayette Ambulance Service (A), Fayette Fire Department (B), Fayette Community Library (C), Edgar Fine Arts Hall (D), Hofmaster Apartments (E), Parker-Fox Hall (F), Alexander-Dickman Hall (G), Colgrove-Walker Hall (H), Henderson-Wilder Library (I), Baker-Hebron Science Hall (J), Lee Tower (K), Eischeid Memorial Athletic Complex (L), Garbee Hall (M), Dorman Memorial Gymnasium (N), Fayette Town Hall (O), Fayette City Police Department (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fayette include: United Methodist Church (A), Saint Francis Catholic Church (B), Grace Lutheran Church (C), Fayette Church (D), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (E), Abundant Life Christian Fellowship (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Fayette include: Roberton's Woods Athlitic Fields (1), Klacks Island Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Americinn Lodge & Suites (515 West Water Street).

Fayette 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 Fayette that have no violations reported:

  • FAYETTE WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 1,338, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VOLGA RIVER REC. AREA (Address: 10225 IVY RD , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

42.6%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.4%
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 Fayette in 2010:

  • 340 people in college/university student housing
  • 51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
363 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Fayette (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: Fayette Branch at 200 Main Street, branch established on 1901/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $106.1 mil, Deposits: $79.3 mil, headquarters in Sumner, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Psb Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Fayette:

Marital status in Fayette, IA
  • Never married: 66.9%
  • Now married: 19.2%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Fayette:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Iowa average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fayette
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fayette, IA (based on Fayette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
Iowa:

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

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

28.2%
Iowa:

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

15.9%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.4%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fayette:

56.1%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fayette:

18.0%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.3%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fayette:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Fayette:

63.4%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Fayette:

81.6%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fayette, IA Residents

Fayette government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $123,000 ($83.73)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($27.23)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $172,000 ($117.09)
    Regular Highways: $139,000 ($94.62)
    Water Utilities: $131,000 ($89.18)
    Sewerage: $119,000 ($81.01)
    Health - Other: $68,000 ($46.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($40.84)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($32.68)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($22.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($16.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($7.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($6.81)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($6.81)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($5.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($4.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($6.81)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $60,000 ($40.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $185,000 ($125.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000 ($42.21)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($26.55)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($21.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $391,000 ($266.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($4.77)

Fayette government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $260,000 ($176.99)
    Other: $91,000 ($61.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000 ($52.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000 ($22.46)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($3.40)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $241,000 ($164.06)
    Other: $46,000 ($31.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($14.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($27.91)
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000 ($14.98)
    Rents: $8,000 ($5.45)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($2.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($153.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $127,000 ($86.45)
  • Tax - Property: $313,000 ($213.07)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $94,000 ($63.99)

Fayette government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $556,000 ($378.49)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $366,000 ($249.15)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $230,000 ($156.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,000 ($27.23)

Fayette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,800,000 ($1906.06)

6.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Buchanan County, IA  0.75% ($35,655 average AGI)
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.60% ($32,609)
to Winneshiek County, IA  0.34% ($21,500)

Businesses in Fayette, IA

  • AmericInn: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Fayette:

  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fayette:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KVIK (104.7 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KPVL (89.1 FM; POSTVILLE, IA; Owner: POSTVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

TV broadcast stations around Fayette:

  • 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.)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Fayette fatal accident list:

Dec 28, 2013 05:48 PM, Sr-150, Lat: 42.838733, Lon: -91.809525, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 2000 08:12 AM, Sr-93, Lat: 42.844326, Lon: -91.817722, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 1993 00:05 AM, 0221, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 22, 1989 00:04 AM, Union, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 27, 1986 00:50 AM, N.Main St., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 1983 87:99 PM, Hwy 150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 194ft / 59.1mTotal length
  • 13,129Total average daily traffic
  • 1,766Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,129Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fayette, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fayette, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Fayette, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • FAYETTE, 13980 Klock Road (Lat: 42.832056 Lon: -91.799250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67 m, Overall height: 73.1 m, Call Sign: WPVM296,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6660.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 07/15/2022, Cancellation Date: 10/23/2015, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • FAYETTE TOWE, 15493 Jade Road (Lat: 42.854944 Lon: -91.796250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQMX924,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2010, Expiration Date: 11/03/2020, Certifier: Sharon Huck, Registrant: Pcs Technologies, 30 W Water St, St. Paul, MN 55107, Phone: (651) 222-5881, Fax: (651) 228-2645, Email:
  • Fayette 1, Lat: 42.854944 Lon: -91.796250, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQRC516,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: David Byers, Registrant: Community Digital Wireless, LLC, 800 S. Main St., Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Fax: (563) 539-2003, Email:
  • Fayette 2, Lat: 42.854944 Lon: -91.796250, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQRC516,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: David Byers, Registrant: Community Digital Wireless, LLC, 800 S. Main St., Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Fax: (563) 539-2003, Email:
  • Fayette 3, Lat: 42.854944 Lon: -91.796250, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQRC516,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: David Byers, Registrant: Community Digital Wireless, LLC, 800 S. Main St., Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Fax: (563) 539-2003, Email:
  • Fayette 4, Lat: 42.854944 Lon: -91.796250, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQRC516,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: David Byers, Registrant: Community Digital Wireless, LLC, 800 S. Main St., Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Fax: (563) 539-2003, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC0BAH, Previous Call Sign: KA6RRE, Licensee ID: L01059286, Grant Date: 05/15/2007, Expiration Date: 05/19/2017, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2019, Registrant: Barry W Eichelberger, 407 King St., Fayette, IA 52142
  • Call Sign: N7NKZ, Licensee ID: L00245709, Grant Date: 03/23/2004, Expiration Date: 03/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/29/2008, Certifier: Paul A Durey, Registrant: Paul A Durey, 200 Bolger Dr Apt 1-B, Fayette, IA 52142
  • Call Sign: KD0BIJ, Licensee ID: L00509506, Grant Date: 05/18/2017, Expiration Date: 08/13/2027, Certifier: Daniel K Bonjour, Registrant: Daniel K Bonjour, 12251 175th St, Fayette, IA 52142
  • Call Sign: N0NKZ, Previous Call Sign: N7NKZ, Licensee ID: L00245709, Grant Date: 02/29/2008, Expiration Date: 02/28/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2009, Certifier: Paul A Durey, Registrant: Paul A Durey, 200 Bolger Dr Apt 1-B, Fayette, IA 52142
  • Call Sign: KE0UDU, Licensee ID: L02238911, Grant Date: 01/31/2019, Expiration Date: 01/31/2029, Certifier: Randall L Roberts, Registrant: Randall L Roberts, 11710 G Ave, Fayette, IA 52142

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6761T , Serial Number: 47261, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 10/01/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Katherine A Mccarville, Po Box 247, Fayette, IA 52142

Most common first names in Fayette, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1471.5 years
Mary1381.8 years
James1377.2 years
George1283.6 years
William1173.3 years
Paul1077.2 years
Helen1084.3 years
Anna1085.9 years
Robert1070.3 years
Frank979.4 years
Most common last names in Fayette, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1080.8 years
Langerman866.5 years
Lamphier876.6 years
Holtzman784.3 years
Paul786.9 years
Davis783.3 years
Schmidt673.7 years
Heth685.6 years
Johnson684.8 years
Kiel580.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fayette, IA
  • 93.7%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fayette, IA
  • 63.4%Utility gas
  • 29.9%Electricity
  • 6.7%Wood


Fayette compared to Iowa state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Fayette on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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