Garnavillo, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 733 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 373  (51.0%)
Females: 360  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  48.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52049.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,357 (it was $35,694 in 2000)
Garnavillo:

$49,357
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,121 (it was $20,964 in 2000)

Garnavillo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,878 (it was $63,400 in 2000)
Garnavillo:

$81,878
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $140,811; Detached houses: $144,013; Townhouses or other attached units: $118,351; In 2-unit structures: $95,945; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,959; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $131,076; Mobile homes: $31,761

Median gross rent in 2013: $557.

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  • Races in Garnavillo, IA (2010)

    Garnavillo races chart
    • 72697.4%White alone
    • 121.6%Hispanic
    • 40.5%Black alone
    • 30.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Garnavillo: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (57.2%), Norwegian (9.1%), English (6.8%), Irish (5.7%), United States (2.7%), Scottish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/21/1907

Elevation: 1060 feet

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 834 people per square mile   (low).

Garnavillo,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Garnavillo:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Garnavillo city:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 58.4%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Garnavillo, Iowa as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Garnavillo to the number of sex offenders is 729 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,272 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,320 (1.5%)

Garnavillo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (37.5 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (94.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (195.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clayton, IA (2.3 miles) , Bagley, WI (2.7 miles ), Elkader, IA (2.9 miles ), Garber, IA (2.9 miles) , St. Olaf, IA (3.0 miles) , Wyalusing, WI (3.0 miles ), Guttenberg, IA (3.0 miles ), Elkport, IA (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.87 N, Longitude: 91.24 W

Area code: 563

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

4.8%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+5.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Garnavillo, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Garnavillo-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Garnavillo city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Garnavillo-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 352.3 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 154.3 miles away from Garnavillo 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 330.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 306.8 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 383.4 miles away from Garnavillo 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 351.8 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 Clayton County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Garnavillo topographic map

Birthplace of: Edward B. Watson - Judge.

Hospitals and medical centers in Garnavillo:

  • G AND G LIVING-WESTSIDE (105 NORTH RUTLAND)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Garnavillo:

  • ELKADER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ELKADER, IA)
  • GUTTENBERG CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • CLAYTON COUNTY VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ELKADER, IA)
  • GUTTENBERG MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ELKADER, IA)
  • GREAT RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MC GREGOR, IA)
  • GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN RENAL DIALYSIS - PRAIRIE DU CHIEN (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garnavillo:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 29 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 39 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 39 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Luther College (about 43 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 64 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Viterbo University (about 65 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • Western Technical College (about 66 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)

Public elementary/middle school in Garnavillo:

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Library in Garnavillo:

  • GARNAVILLO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $44,131; Location: 122 MAIN ST; 21,257 books; 568 audio materials; 363 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 59 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Congregational church is now the site of the historical museum; Peace Lytheran church is not in Garnavillo, but in the town of Clayton.

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Notable locations in Garnavillo: Garnavillo Emergency Medical Services (A), Garnavillo Fire Department (B), Garnavillo Historical Museum (C), Garnavillo Public Library (D), Garnavillo City Hall (E), Garnavillo Police Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Garnavillo include: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B), Saint Peter Lutheran Church (C), Saint Josephs Church (D), First Congregational Church (E), Garnavillo Gospel Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Garnavillo: Garnavillo City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Clayton 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 24.0 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 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.14

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

GARNAVILLO WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 745, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PARADISE VALLEY CAMPGROUND (Address: 19745 KEYSTONE RD #2 , Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-01-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-07-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-29-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-22-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-10-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2012)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
SCENIC VIEW CAMPGROUND (Address: 28563 205TH ST , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between AUG-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2007)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.5%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 18.9% 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:  60.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
27 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
22 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
16 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Garnavillo 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Garnavillo (2011 data):

  • The Garnavillo Savings Bank: at 101 S. Main Street, branch established on 1904/07/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $37.9 mil, Deposits: $34.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Garnavillo Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Garnavillo city (based on Clayton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,65624
Catholic4,3518
Evangelical Protestant1,17415
Other2503
None5,698-
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: 6
Clayton County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

13.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clayton County:

28.4%
Iowa:

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

15.5%
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$3,888$46,6561$990
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$3,034
Streets and Highways 1$2,650$31,8000$0
Sewerage 1$1,483$17,7960$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$928
Water Supply 1$1,483$17,7960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,838
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$70
Totals for Government 4$9,504$28,51210$6,860

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $73,000 ($99.59)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($122.78)
    Financial Administration: $89,000 ($121.42)
    Regular Highways: $61,000 ($83.22)
    Sewerage: $51,000 ($69.58)
    Libraries: $38,000 ($51.84)
    Police Protection: $38,000 ($51.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($43.66)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($23.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($16.37)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($10.91)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($4.09)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($4.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.36)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($1.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($12.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $47,000 ($64.12)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($24.56)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($19.10)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($13.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $142,000 ($193.72)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $54,000 ($73.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($42.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $47,000 ($64.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $37,000 ($50.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($15.01)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($6.82)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $70,000 ($95.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $60,000 ($81.86)
    All Other: $15,000 ($20.46)
    General Support: $12,000 ($16.37)
  • Tax - Property: $302,000 ($412.01)
    Total General Sales: $45,000 ($61.39)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $168,000 ($229.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $168,000 ($229.20)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $128,000 ($174.62)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $62,000 ($84.58)

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
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 Crawford County, WI  0.44% ($35,742 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IA  0.41% ($29,517)
from Fayette County, IA  0.38% ($94,889)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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 Delaware County, IA  0.61% ($43,727 average AGI)
to Linn County, IA  0.42% ($22,367)
to Crawford County, WI  0.39% ($33,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garnavillo:

  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garnavillo:

  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Garnavillo:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • 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)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)

Garnavillo fatal accident list:

Aug 30, 1994 11:00 AM, 1671, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Janean K Amundson, 29346 250th St (Lat: 42.862528 Lon: -91.225194), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 5152587000, Janean.Amundson@iowawireless.Com, 11358 AURORA
  • Janean K Amundson, 29346 250th St (Lat: 42.862528 Lon: -91.225194), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 5152587000, Janean.Amundson@iowawireless.Com, 11358 AURORA
  • LORI DAWSON, 28792 232nd Street (Lat: 42.881861 Lon: -91.233278), Type: 94.1, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • LORI DAWSON, 28792 232nd Street (Lat: 42.881861 Lon: -91.233278), Type: 94.1, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • David Byers, 29346 250th St (Lat: 42.862528 Lon: -91.225194), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 5635392122, Dabyers@neitel.Com, 800 S. MAIN STREET

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 104 N Main (Lat: 42.868611 Lon: -91.236528), Call Sign: KUI967, Licensee ID: L00030636
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.515 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/1997, Expiration Date: 06/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/20/2002
    Registrant: Farmers Mutual Insurance Assn Garnavillo, Garnavillo, IA 52049, Phone: (319) 964-2621
  • 401 Roosevelt St (Lat: 42.871111 Lon: -91.234861), Call Sign: KNBM682
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/1996, Expiration Date: 12/08/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Garnavillo Oil Company, Box 176, Garnaville, IA 52049, Phone: (319) 964-2542
  • Hwy 52 (Lat: 42.862500 Lon: -91.232639), Type: Building, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQAZ669
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/01/2004, Expiration Date: 09/01/2014, Certifier: Henry Berns
    Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • GARNAVILLO, 28792 232nd Street (Lat: 42.881861 Lon: -91.233278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.1 m, Call Sign: WQJE862
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2008, Expiration Date: 08/14/2018, 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: KREGAL STEVEN SQ2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 251SK , Serial Number: TCQ0904059, Year manufactured: 2010
    Registrant (Individual): Steven A Kregel, 280 Grand Ridge Rim Way, Garnavillo, IA 52049
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9150Z , Serial Number: 27-0116, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1991
    Registrant (Corporation): Don Kregel & Sons Inc, 610 S Washington, Garnavillo, IA 52049

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Garnavillo

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Garnavillo, IA
Most common first names in Garnavillo, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1278.4 years
Henry981.5 years
Marie984.8 years
Anna984.2 years
Louis979.9 years
William880.4 years
Helen882.4 years
James770.0 years
Raymond777.9 years
Mary777.6 years
Most common last names in Garnavillo, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Berns1684.5 years
Meyer1686.5 years
Schmelzer975.6 years
Mueller882.9 years
Kregel785.8 years
Wright780.4 years
Matt681.8 years
Dickman684.5 years
Brandt685.5 years
Wirkler671.6 years

Garnavillo on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally retarded"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Plastics and rubber products"
  • #54 (52049) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2015.