Fayette, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 1,427 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.8%
 
Males: 888  (62.3%)
Females: 539  (37.7%)
Median resident age:  22.6 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52142.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,792 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Fayette:

$40,792
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,342 (it was $11,131 in 2000)

Fayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,247 (it was $53,700 in 2000)
Fayette:

$85,247
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $693.

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  • Races in Fayette, IA (2010)

    Fayette races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fayette: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.8%), Norwegian (11.6%), Irish (8.3%), English (5.3%), United States (3.7%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/14/1874

Elevation: 1010 feet

Land area: 1.49 square miles.

Population density: 956 people per square mile   (low).

Fayette,IA real estate house value index trend

Fayette, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Fayette:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fayette city:

  • Never married: 59.2%
  • Now married: 28.5%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

78 residents are foreign born (3.6% Asia, 1.0% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.6% Africa).

This city:

6.0%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Fayette, Iowa as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fayette to the number of sex offenders is 347 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,329 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,259 (1.4%)

Fayette satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.84 N, Longitude: 91.80 W

Area code: 563

Fayette household income distribution Fayette home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -79 (-5.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fayette, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fayette, Iowa average temperatures Fayette, Iowa average precipitation Fayette, Iowa humidity Fayette, Iowa wind speed Fayette, Iowa snowfall Fayette, Iowa sunshine Fayette, Iowa clear and cloudy days

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 the city 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 Fayette 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 (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, 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:

See full list of schools located in Fayette

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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 50.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.14

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)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.8%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 22.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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

Fayette, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Fayette compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below 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 above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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 significantly above state average.

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fayette 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%
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$5,466$65,5928$953
Police Protection - Officers 2$9,168$55,0080$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,135$37,6200$0
Sewerage 1$4,463$53,5560$0
Water Supply 1$3,058$36,6960$0
Local Libraries 1$3,631$43,5722$456
Totals for Government 7$28,921$49,57910$1,409

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

  • Construction - General: $217,000 ($152.07)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $220,000 ($154.17)
    Regular Highways: $150,000 ($105.12)
    Police Protection: $95,000 ($66.57)
    Sewerage: $84,000 ($58.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000 ($43.45)
    Libraries: $45,000 ($31.53)
    Health Services - Other: $29,000 ($20.32)
    Fire Protection: $23,000 ($16.12)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($14.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($8.41)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($7.71)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($6.31)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($2.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($2.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($32.94)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $62,000 ($43.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $224,000 ($156.97)
    Housing & Community Development: $77,000 ($53.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $227,000 ($159.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($11.91)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $419,000 ($293.62)
    Sewerage: $136,000 ($95.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $52,000 ($36.44)
    All Other: $31,000 ($21.72)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($9.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $84,000 ($58.86)
    All Other: $37,000 ($25.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($9.81)
    Health & Hospitals: $4,000 ($2.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($51.86)
    Special Assessments: $33,000 ($23.13)
    Rents: $30,000 ($21.02)
    General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($11.21)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $166,000 ($116.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $106,000 ($74.28)
    General Support: $22,000 ($15.42)
  • Tax - Property: $224,000 ($156.97)
    Total General Sales: $80,000 ($56.06)
    NEC: $2,000 ($1.40)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $350,000 ($245.27)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $810,000 ($567.62)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $506,000 ($354.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $264,000 ($185.00)
    Other, NEC: $194,000 ($135.95)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $110,000 ($77.08)
    Water Utilities: $86,000 ($60.27)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $565,000 ($395.94)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $909,000 ($637.00)

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 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:

Jul 24, 1993 00:05 AM, 0221, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 22, 1989 00:04 AM, Union, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 27, 1986 00:50 AM, N.Main St., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 1983 87:99 PM, Hwy 150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 890Total average daily traffic
  • 71Total average daily truck traffic
  • 987Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Lat: 42.845000 Lon: -91.779444, Call Sign: WPWI849
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2012, Expiration Date: 11/25/2022, Certifier: Richard Buhmann
    Registrant: Wilbur And Martin Cpa\'s, 10 East Charles, Oelwein, IA 50662, Phone: (319) 283-1553, Fax: (319) 283-1578, Email:
  • 5 Washington St (Lat: 42.845361 Lon: -91.800417), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQCR310
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2005, Expiration Date: 05/06/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2010, Certifier: John J Einck
    Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 395 Buford Ave., Ste C, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 339-0816, Fax: (717) 339-0817, Email:
  • Alexander-Dickman Hall (Lat: 42.841083 Lon: -91.799500), Type: Mast, Structure height: 16.5 m, Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WQDV304
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2005, Expiration Date: 11/07/2015, Certifier: Ronald Crooker
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 701 King Street (Lat: 42.836250 Lon: -91.802889), Call Sign: WQLS969
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.727 MHz, 159.922 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/19/2010, Expiration Date: 04/19/2020, Certifier: Russell Leuck
    Registrant: National License, 938 3rd Avenue Nw, Carmel, IN 46032, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • Lat: 42.836167 Lon: -91.800417, Call Sign: WQNR406
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.462 MHz, 456.462 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 04/27/2021, Certifier: Bryan Jolley
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89104, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 42.777222 Lon: -91.842444, Call Sign: WQOG465
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.162 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Daniel K Bonjour
    Registrant: Fayette Electronics & Communications, 12251 175th St, Fayette, IA 52142, Phone: (564) 425-3281, Fax: (563) 425-3279, Email:
  • 15018 Lantern Rd (Lat: 42.847222 Lon: -91.824722), Call Sign: WQPN874
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/10/2012, Expiration Date: 07/10/2022, Certifier: Tim Frey
    Registrant: Fayette Electronics & Communications, 12251 175th St, Fayette, IA 52142, Phone: (563) 425-3281, Fax: (563) 425-3279, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 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, 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, 11425.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 10795.0 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:

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
    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: 08/13/2007, Expiration Date: 08/13/2017, 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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH H35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 372B , Serial Number: D-5101, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 05/03/1957
    Registrant (Corporation): Welch Associates Inc, 402 W Clark St, Fayette, IA 52142
  • Aircraft: MOONEY A-2A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5495F , Serial Number: B-295, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/01/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Welch Associates Inc, 402 W Clark St, Fayette, IA 52142
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1(PT17) (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7034Y , Serial Number: 75-1961, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas C Kiel, 18297 Lincoln Rd, 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

Businesses in Fayette, IA

  • AmericInn: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

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