Greeley, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 254 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 120  (47.4%)
Females: 134  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip codes: 52050.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,046 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Greeley:

$42,046
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,491 (it was $15,508 in 2000)

Greeley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $75,267 (it was $45,300 in 2000)
Greeley:

$75,267
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $69,619; Detached houses: $74,175; Townhouses or other attached units: $126,681; Mobile homes: $30,003

Median gross rent in 2012: $625.

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greeley: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.8%), Irish (26.9%), English (13.2%), United States (6.6%), Dutch (2.5%), Czech (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/8/1892

Elevation: 1150 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 672 people per square mile   (low).

Greeley,IA real estate house value index trend

Greeley, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Greeley:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greeley city:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 14.4%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Greeley, Iowa as of March 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Greeley to the number of sex offenders is 253 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $925 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,100 (1.9%)

Greeley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (33.8 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (104.4 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (194.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Edgewood, IA (2.3 miles ), Delaware, IA (2.8 miles) , Earlville, IA (2.8 miles ), Colesburg, IA (2.8 miles ), Manchester, IA (3.0 miles ), Dundee, IA (3.2 miles) , Delhi, IA (3.3 miles ), Elkport, IA (3.4 miles) .

Latitude: 42.59 N, Longitude: 91.34 W

Area code: 563

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

3.4%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-2.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (33%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Information (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (12%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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

Average climate in Greeley, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greeley-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Greeley city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greeley-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 338.7 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 147.6 miles away from Greeley 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 317.2 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 369.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 338.4 miles away from Greeley center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 324.6 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 Delaware County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greeley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Greeley:

  • EDGEWOOD CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EDGEWOOD, IA)
  • GOOD NEIGHBOR HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • TRI- STATE DIALYSIS - MANCHESTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • DELAWARE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • REGIONAL MEDICAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • LUTHERAN HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STRAWBERRY POINT, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greeley:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 30 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 45 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 49 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 50 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 52 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Luther College (about 56 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 58 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)

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Notable locations in Greeley: Greeley Fire Department and First Responders (A), Greeley City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greeley include: Saint Joseph Catholic Church (A), Greeley United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Delaware 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 70.6. This is about average.

City:

70.6
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.43. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.43
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 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 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.3%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  16.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Greeley compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Greeley (2011 data):

  • Community Savings Bank: Greeley Branch at 107 North Front Street, branch established on 1935/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $317.9 mil, Deposits: $255.5 mil, headquarters in Edgewood, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (78%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Electricity (3%)

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 Greeley city (based on Delaware County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 88.29%
Here: 88.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents64.8%13.1%10.0%3.7%3.5%
Congregations32.4%21.6%16.2%5.4%5.4%
NameUnited Church of ChristConservative Baptist Association of AmericaEvangelical Free Church of AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%1.2%0.8%0.4%0.2%
Congregations8.1%2.7%2.7%2.7%2.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Delaware County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Delaware County:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

27.8%
Iowa:

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

9.3%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,225
Other Government Administration 0$0 12$628
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$949
Totals for Government 0$0 16$2,802

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
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 Dubuque County, IA  0.72% ($35,939 average AGI)
from Clayton County, IA  0.64% ($43,727)
from Linn County, IA  0.63% ($32,605)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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 Linn County, IA  1.27% ($38,591 average AGI)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.77% ($32,396)
to Clayton County, IA  0.42% ($29,517)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greeley:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greeley:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMCH (94.7 FM; MANCHESTER, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KDST (99.3 FM; DYERSVILLE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Greeley:

  • 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)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Greeley, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John872.4 years
Mary771.0 years
Arthur570.6 years
Earl386.6 years
Frank374.3 years
Dorothy371.6 years
George375.3 years
William374.3 years
Helen386.3 years
Harold378.0 years
Most common last names in Greeley, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brady680.7 years
Tibbott574.8 years
Ingles468.8 years
Sauerbry460.0 years
Pilgrim484.2 years
Funke371.6 years
Nurre378.3 years
Hunt378.0 years
Beohm381.3 years
Harris368.9 years

Greeley on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Metal and metal products"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents"
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