Granger, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,416 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +142.9%
Males: 736  (52.0%)
Females: 680  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  30.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50109.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,616 (it was $31,442 in 2000)
Granger:

$71,616
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,255 (it was $19,110 in 2000)

Granger city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $186,257 (it was $87,800 in 2000)
Granger:

$186,257
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $219,808; Detached houses: $243,163; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,422; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $115,134; Mobile homes: $25,574

Median gross rent in 2013: $588.

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  • Races in Granger, IA (2010)

    Granger races chart
    • 1,20997.2%White alone
    • 191.5%Hispanic
    • 70.6%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Granger: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.6%), Irish (18.7%), English (10.2%), Dutch (5.6%), Norwegian (4.8%), United States (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/6/1905

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 0.51 square miles.

Population density: 2,761 people per square mile   (average).

Granger,IA real estate house value index trend

Granger, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Granger:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Granger city:

  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 53.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,086 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,404 (1.3%)

Granger satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (15.8 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (118.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (316.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Polk City, IA (2.4 miles ), Grimes, IA (2.4 miles ), Madrid, IA (2.8 miles ), Woodward, IA (2.9 miles ), Johnston, IA (3.0 miles ), Dallas Center, IA (3.0 miles ), Sheldahl, IA (3.1 miles ), Urbandale, IA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $96,000
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2004: 51 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2005: 60 buildings, average cost: $153,000
  • 2006: 20 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $202,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.76 N, Longitude: 93.82 W

Area code: 515

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

2.6%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-10.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Granger, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Granger-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 112% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Granger city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Granger-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 80% 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 388.5 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 373.4 miles away from Granger center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 292.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 119.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 268.7 miles away from Granger 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 255.5 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 Dallas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Granger topographic map

Birthplace of: Eric Jones (racing driver) - Racing driver, Eric Jones - Busch series NASCAR driver (born: Jul 12, 1977), Quinn Sypniewski - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Granger:

  • GRANGER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2001 KENNEDY STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Granger:

  • POLK CITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; POLK CITY, IA)
  • USA HEALTH CARE CENTER-WOODWARD (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WOODWARD, IA)
  • MADRID HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MADRID, IA)
  • IOWA HEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; URBANDALE, IA)
  • SPURGEON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DALLAS CENTER, IA)
  • BISHOP DRUMM CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTON, IA)
  • URBANDALE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; URBANDALE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granger:

  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 12 miles; Ankeny, IA; Full-time enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 15 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Iowa State University (about 21 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 54 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 88 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 90 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 90 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)

Public elementary/middle school in Granger:

Private elementary/middle school in Granger:

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Library in Granger:

  • GRANGER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $52,987; Location: 2216 BROADWAY; 7,550 books; 175 audio materials; 375 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Granger: Granger Fire and Rescue Department (A), Granger City Hall (B), Granger Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Granger include: Assumption Church (A), Emmanuel United Methodist Church (B), First Christian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dallas 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 61.0. This is better than average.

City:

61.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.210. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.0403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0403
U.S.:

1.9118

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
48 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Granger (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Granger Branch at 2000 State Street, branch established on 1934/12/11. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Liberty Bank, F.S.B.: Granger Branch at 1904 State Street, branch established on 2000/04/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $934.1 mil, Deposits: $843.6 mil, headquarters in West Des Moines, IA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Granger:

(Granger, Iowa Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Granger city (based on Dallas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant19,02034
Evangelical Protestant9,49237
Catholic7,7334
Other7475
None29,143-
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: 9
Dallas County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Dallas County:

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Dallas County:

28.0%
Iowa:

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

17.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

58.5%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

60.4%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Granger:

27.9
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Granger:

16.2%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.0%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Granger:

64.8%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Granger:

81.3%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Granger, 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 2$3,763$22,5788$4,127
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,237$31,4221$19
Firefighters 0$0 12$581
Streets and Highways 1$2,605$31,2600$0
Health 0$0 9$5,731
Sewerage 1$2,111$25,3320$0
Water Supply 1$3,270$39,2400$0
Local Libraries 1$1,332$15,9845$1,047
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$509
Totals for Government 8$18,318$27,47737$12,014

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $74,000 ($52.26)
    Regular Highways: $74,000 ($52.26)
    Water Utilities: $71,000 ($50.14)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($39.55)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($27.54)
    Libraries: $24,000 ($16.95)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($14.12)
    Health Services - Other: $11,000 ($7.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($7.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($7.77)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($4.24)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($3.53)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($3.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($50.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $142,000 ($100.28)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $84,000 ($59.32)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $30,000 ($21.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($5.65)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.82)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($70.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($33.19)
    All Other: $11,000 ($7.77)
    General Support: $5,000 ($3.53)
  • Tax - Property: $181,000 ($127.82)
    NEC: $3,000 ($2.12)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($0.71)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,179,000 ($832.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $510,000 ($360.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $585,000 ($413.14)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $84,000 ($59.32)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $131,000 ($92.51)

12.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,945 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.09%
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 Polk County, IA  6.16% ($57,124 average AGI)
from Story County, IA  0.33% ($37,058)
from Warren County, IA  0.28% ($43,625)


8.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,161 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.95%
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 Polk County, IA  4.25% ($45,095 average AGI)
to Guthrie County, IA  0.22% ($40,000)
to Warren County, IA  0.22% ($45,709)

Strongest AM radio stations in Granger:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KDLS (1310 AM; 1 kW; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Granger:

  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLRX (96.1 FM; MADRID, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KDLS-FM (105.5 FM; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KCCQ (105.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFGQ-FM (99.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KWDM (88.7 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: W. DES MOINES COMM. SCHOOL DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Granger:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • K56GD (Channel 56; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K48FZ (Channel 48; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-52, INC.)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K29EA (Channel 29; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K46EY (Channel 46; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

Granger fatal accident list:

Jun 30, 1998 10:44 AM, Sr-141, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 12, 1998 08:37 AM, Sr-141, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 28, 1998 07:05 PM, Sr-141, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 22, 1987 10:48 PM, Hwy 141, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 19, 1981 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 47m154ftTotal length
  • 17,992Total average daily traffic
  • 28,337Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Granger, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 41.761389 Lon: -93.821250, Call Sign: WQDM456
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2015, Expiration Date: 09/29/2025, Certifier: Don RRegistrant: Primex Wireless, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • JESTER PARK N CONTRO, Jester Park N Control Valve - 1822 Xavier Ave (Lat: 41.776806 Lon: -93.824417), Type: Upole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQIK607
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/2008, Expiration Date: 03/04/2018, Certifier: Dave ModlinRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • Lat: 41.781944 Lon: -93.784167, Call Sign: WQSH206
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.662 MHz, 457.412 MHz, 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2013, Expiration Date: 09/19/2023, Certifier: Brian HerrstromRegistrant: Cara Enterrprises, Inc, 1100 Keo Way, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • 2002 Oak Street (Lat: 41.761806 Lon: -93.818861), Type: Mast, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 13.8 m, Call Sign: WQVR797
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2015, Expiration Date: 04/23/2025, Certifier: Brad AndersonRegistrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BEAVER RUN, 9602 Nw 121st St. (Lat: 41.735889 Lon: -93.788444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQGT389
    Assigned Frequencies: 10617.5 MHzGrant Date: 04/11/2007, Expiration Date: 04/11/2017, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2012, 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:
  • GGRF365A0, Lat: 41.760306 Lon: -93.820833, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2008, Expiration Date: 07/08/2018Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:
  • GGRF365A90, Lat: 41.760306 Lon: -93.820833, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2008, Expiration Date: 07/08/2018Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:
  • GGRF365A180, Lat: 41.760306 Lon: -93.820833, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2008, Expiration Date: 07/08/2018Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:
  • GGRF365A270, Lat: 41.760306 Lon: -93.820833, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2008, Expiration Date: 07/08/2018Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K0IHE, Licensee ID: L01338109, Grant Date: 11/01/2007, Expiration Date: 12/23/2017, Certifier: Donald L Ferguson, Registrant: Donald L Ferguson, 10566 Nw 106th Ave, Granger, IA 50109
  • Call Sign: KC0EBL, Licensee ID: L00386138, Grant Date: 08/19/2008, Expiration Date: 08/24/2018, Certifier: Steve L Jansen, Registrant: Steve L Jansen, 1809 Walnut, Granger, IA 50109
  • Call Sign: KC0NUZ, Licensee ID: L00551071, Grant Date: 07/26/2002, Expiration Date: 07/26/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/16/2010, Certifier: Douglas R Clabaugh, Registrant: Douglas R Clabaugh, 11731 Nw Beaver Dr, Granger, IA 50109
  • Call Sign: KC0Z, Previous Call Sign: KC0NUZ, Licensee ID: L00551071, Grant Date: 10/16/2010, Expiration Date: 10/16/2020, Certifier: Douglas R Clabaugh, Registrant: Douglas R Clabaugh, 11731 Nw Beaver Dr, Granger, IA 50109

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: NEELY SCOTT A VANS RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 952SN , Serial Number: 82683
    Registrant (Individual): Scott A Neely, 11959 Nw 115th Ave, Granger, IA 50109

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0501.00

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

GRANGER MUNI WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 1,244, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-24-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2014)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Granger, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1281.7 years
Richard972.3 years
Anna884.9 years
John876.1 years
Margaret687.8 years
Raymond674.1 years
Dorothy574.4 years
James574.4 years
Carl475.0 years
Edna489.0 years
Most common last names in Granger, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Geneser676.6 years
Battani576.2 years
Fitzsimmons480.5 years
Finestead485.0 years
Brown476.2 years
Costello475.7 years
Hansen478.5 years
Biondi479.3 years
Fontanini486.5 years
Medici474.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Granger, IA

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • Ford: 1

Granger compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Granger on our top lists:

  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sweden (population 500+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
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