Frederika, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 182 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.5%
 
Males: 100  (55.1%)
Females: 82  (44.9%)
Median resident age:  30.6 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50674, 50676.

Frederika Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,578 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Frederika:

$45,578
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,043 (it was $20,224 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,938 (it was $62,300 in 2000)
Frederika:

$97,938
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $104,731; Detached houses: $104,841

Median gross rent in 2016: $759.

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    • 18098.4%White alone
    • 21.1%Asian alone
    • 10.5%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Frederika: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (51.4%), American (28.2%), Dutch (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%), Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/28/1896

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 909 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Frederika:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frederika city:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Frederika, Iowa as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Frederika to the number of sex offenders is 101 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,313 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $989 (1.2%)

Frederika satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (27.0 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (147.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (247.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tripoli, IA (2.4 miles ), Fredericksburg, IA (2.8 miles ), Sumner, IA (3.3 miles ), Plainfield, IA (3.4 miles ), New Hampton, IA (3.5 miles ), Nashua, IA (3.6 miles ), Ionia, IA (3.6 miles ), Readlyn, IA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 42.88 N, Longitude: 92.31 W

Area code: 319

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

3.0%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Average climate in Frederika, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Frederika-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Frederika city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/1/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frederika-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% 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 384.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 267.1 miles away from Frederika center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 200.4 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 363.8 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 413.9 miles away from Frederika 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 384.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bremer County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Frederika topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Frederika:

  • SUNRISE GUEST HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, IA)
  • NEW HAMPTON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEW HAMPTON, IA)
  • CHICKASAW CO PUBLIC HEALTH AND HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NEW HAMPTON, IA)
  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-NEW HAMPTON Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; NEW HAMPTON, IA)
  • COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WAVERLY, IA)
  • WAVERLY HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WAVERLY, IA)
  • CEDAR VALLEY WAVERLY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; WAVERLY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frederika:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 26 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 27 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 31 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 32 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Luther College (about 40 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 46 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)
  • Riverland Community College (about 66 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)

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Notable location: Frederika First Responders (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bremer 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 2013 was 53.8. This is better than average.

City:

53.8
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 9.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.75
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.8%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  50.0%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Frederika (2011 data):

  • Farmers Savings Bank: at 103 3rd St, branch established on 1926/02/26. Info updated 2010/06/22: Bank assets: $43.0 mil, Deposits: $35.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Frederika city (based on Bremer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,27423
Evangelical Protestant3,08022
Catholic2,5582
Other1401
None7,224-
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: 5
Bremer County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Bremer County:

5.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

8.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bremer County:

27.1%
Iowa:

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

13.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Frederika:

44.5%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Frederika:

23.3%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Frederika:

11.7%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Frederika:

6.4
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Frederika:

51.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.2%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Frederika, 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 0$0 7$673
Sewerage 0$0 2$525
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$120
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,318

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

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $4,000 ($21.98)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($21.98)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $13,000 ($71.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($49.45)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($49.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($38.46)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($38.46)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($38.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($16.48)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($10.99)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($10.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($49.45)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($76.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($71.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $8,000 ($43.96)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($10.99)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($5.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $16,000 ($87.91)
    General Support: $10,000 ($54.95)
  • Tax - Property: $20,000 ($109.89)
    Total General Sales: $9,000 ($49.45)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $133,000 ($730.77)

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,230 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Black Hawk County, IA  1.95% ($44,102 average AGI)
from Butler County, IA  0.47% ($43,262)
from Fayette County, IA  0.36% ($29,750)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,624 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
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  1.89% ($38,088 average AGI)
to Butler County, IA  0.71% ($32,688)
to Chickasaw County, IA  0.40% ($31,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Frederika:

  • 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.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWAY (1470 AM; 1 kW; WAVERLY, IA; Owner: AEL SUHR ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Frederika:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCZE (95.1 FM; NEW HAMPTON, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KCHA-FM (95.9 FM; CHARLES CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWAY-FM (99.3 FM; WAVERLY, IA; Owner: AEL SUHR ENTERPRISES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Frederika:

  • 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.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)

Frederika fatal accident list:

Nov 20, 1977 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 120th Street (Lat: 42.876083 Lon: -92.328333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA768
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Frederika Site 120th Street (Lat: 42.876083 Lon: -92.328333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA532
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Janean K Riordan, 311 4th Avenue (Lat: 42.881667 Lon: -92.303000), Type: 38.1, Overall height: 36.5 m, Registrant: 3192764458, Richard.Mcburney@butler-Bremer.Com, 716 MAIN STREET
  • Janean K Riordan, 311 4th Avenue (Lat: 42.881667 Lon: -92.303000), Type: 38.1, Overall height: 36.5 m, Registrant: 3192764458, Richard.Mcburney@butler-Bremer.Com, 716 MAIN STREET
  • DOUG GOODSON, 120th Street (Lat: 42.876083 Lon: -92.328333), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • Doug Goodson, 120th Street (Lat: 42.876083 Lon: -92.328333), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FREDERIKA, 120th Street (Lat: 42.876083 Lon: -92.328333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPTD763
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/06/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2013, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: 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:

2
  • Call Sign: KA0QXF, Grant Date: 05/17/1988, Expiration Date: 05/17/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2000, Registrant: Keith P Carroll, Box 196, Frederika, IA 50631
  • Call Sign: NK0N, Licensee ID: L00796700, Grant Date: 10/28/2004, Expiration Date: 01/26/2015, Certifier: Orville R Duecker, Registrant: Orville R Duecker, 97 3rd St, Frederika, IA 50631

Drinking water stations with addresses in Frederika and their reported violations in the past:

SAVORY SPOON (Address: 108 3RD ST , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (69%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Frederika compared to Iowa state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
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