Guttenberg, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,861 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.3%
 
Males: 842  (45.2%)
Females: 1,019  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  50.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52052.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,296 (it was $29,151 in 2000)
Guttenberg:

$36,296
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,373 (it was $17,098 in 2000)

Guttenberg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $111,586 (it was $82,600 in 2000)
Guttenberg:

$111,586
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: $503.

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  • Races in Guttenberg, IA (2010)

    Guttenberg races chart
    • 1,87397.6%White alone
    • 251.3%Hispanic
    • 90.5%Asian alone
    • 70.4%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Guttenberg: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.8%), Irish (11.5%), English (9.4%), Norwegian (6.3%), United States (5.9%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/27/1857

Elevation: 625 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 901 people per square mile   (low).

Guttenberg,IA real estate house value index trend

Guttenberg, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Guttenberg:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Guttenberg city:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

35 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Guttenberg, Iowa as of September 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Guttenberg to the number of sex offenders is 624 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,415 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,620 (1.2%)

Guttenberg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (28.7 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (88.7 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (186.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Osterdock, IA (2.2 miles) , Glen Haven, WI (2.2 miles ), Millville, IA (2.4 miles) , Cassville, WI (2.8 miles ), Bagley, WI (2.8 miles ), Clayton, IA (2.9 miles) , Garber, IA (3.0 miles) , Garnavillo, IA (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $79,700
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $433,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.79 N, Longitude: 91.10 W

Area code: 563

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

3.1%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -286 (-12.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Guttenberg, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Guttenberg-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the Guttenberg 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 26.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Guttenberg-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 344.0 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 145.5 miles away from Guttenberg 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 321.8 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 375.2 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 343.5 miles away from Guttenberg center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 330.1 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 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).
Guttenberg topographic map

Birthplace of: Daniel Schaefer - Marine.

Hospitals and medical centers in Guttenberg:

  • G AND G LIVING-SUNRISE (523 NORTH SECOND STREET)
  • GUTTENBERG MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 200 MAIN STREET)
  • GUTTENBERG CARE CENTER (1315 ACRE STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Guttenberg:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Guttenberg:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 32 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 36 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 48 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 51 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 67 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 68 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Viterbo University (about 71 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)

Public high school in Guttenberg:

Public elementary/middle school in Guttenberg:

Private elementary/middle school in Guttenberg:

  • ST MARY IMMACULATE CONCEPTION SCHOOL (Students: 95, Location: 510 S 2ND ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Guttenberg:

  • GUTTENBERG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $88,454; Location: 603 S SECOND ST; 17,427 books; 735 audio materials; 810 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Guttenberg: Guttenberg (A), Iowa State Fish Aquarium and Hatchery (B), Guttenberg Fire Department (C), Historic Old Brewery (D), Guttenberg Public Library (E), Guttenberg Police Department (F), Guttenberg City Hall (G), Lockmasters House Heritage Museum (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Guttenberg include: Saint Marys Catholic Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (D), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Guttenberg Cemetery (1), Mount Olivet Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Miners Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotels: Court House Inn (622 North River Park Drive), Landing (703 South River Park Drive), North Overlook Lodge (110 Lorenz Lane), Eagle View Motel (115 Lorenz Lane), Guttenberg Motel (927 South Highway 52).

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 2013 was 46.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.81
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.2%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.2%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
26 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Guttenberg in 2000:

  • 110 people in nursing homes
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Guttenberg, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Guttenberg (2011 data):

  • Fidelity Bank & Trust: Guttenberg Branch at Highway 52 And Herder Street, branch established on 1996/08/19. Info updated 2011/07/27: Bank assets: $560.1 mil, Deposits: $452.8 mil, headquarters in Dubuque, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Company
  • Peoples State Bank: Security State Bank Branch at 15 Goethe, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/12: Bank assets: $523.0 mil, Deposits: $434.5 mil, headquarters in Prairie Du Chien, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Guttenberg 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Guttenberg:

51.6%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.4%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.7%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.9%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Guttenberg:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Guttenberg:

32.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

57.3%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.7%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Guttenberg, 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 4$13,933$41,7990$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,773$41,3190$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$810
Streets and Highways 3$8,765$35,0600$0
Hospitals 71$277,257$46,86035$50,683
Solid Waste Management 1$3,370$40,4400$0
Water Supply 1$3,299$39,5880$0
Electric Power 2$7,906$47,4360$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$4,889
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,813
Totals for Government 86$328,303$45,81040$58,195

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 Guttenberg:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Guttenberg:

  • K292DJ (106.3 FM; GUTTENBURG, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; SAGEVILLE, IA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Guttenberg:

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

Guttenberg fatal accident list:

May 20, 1992 04:47 PM, 52, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 7, 1980 09:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 21, 1978 01:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 1,335Total average daily traffic
  • 1,982Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Acre Street (Lat: 42.795833 Lon: -91.112361), Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN642
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Lorenz Lane (Lat: 42.800556 Lon: -91.118472), Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KNKQ388
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/05/2013, Expiration Date: 10/01/2023Registrant: 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 Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Soo Line Depot (Lat: 42.780556 Lon: -91.097361), Call Sign: WNKY729, Licensee ID: L00258361
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.887 MHz, 935.937 MHz, 935.987 MHz, 936.887 MHz, 936.937 MHz, 936.987 MHzGrant Date: 02/11/1998, Expiration Date: 02/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2001Registrant: Association Of American Railroads, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (202) 639-2217
  • South Acre St (Lat: 42.780278 Lon: -91.102639), Call Sign: WNGS408, Licensee ID: L00028954
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/1996, Expiration Date: 08/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2001Registrant: City Of Guttenberg, Municipal Bldg, Guttenberg, IA 52052, Phone: (319) 252-1161
  • 1/2 Blk N 400 Acre St (Lat: 42.790278 Lon: -91.108194), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WZX240
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.525 MHzGrant Date: 08/04/2001, Expiration Date: 09/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2011, Certifier: Steven J Helmers EsqRegistrant: Black Hills Corporation, 1140 Plant Street, Rapid City, SD 57709, Phone: (605) 721-2161, Fax: (605) 721-2199, Email:
  • Ground Storage Reservoir, 1127 Acre Street (Lat: 42.781972 Lon: -91.105444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQNL847
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2011, Expiration Date: 03/17/2021, Certifier: Barry DykhuizenRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • 32256 Leaf Rd. (Lat: 42.795278 Lon: -91.165667), Call Sign: WQPX361
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.225 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/2012, Expiration Date: 09/07/2022, Certifier: Brian KannRegistrant: Fayette Electronics & Communications, 12251 175th St, Fayette, IA 52142, Phone: (563) 425-3281, Fax: (563) 425-3279, Email:
  • NSS Guttenberg, Marquete Sub Mi 78.29 (Lat: 42.781500 Lon: -91.098667), Type: Building, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQWT799
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.775 MHzGrant Date: 11/17/2015, Expiration Date: 11/17/2025, Certifier: Celina KawasimaRegistrant: Dakota Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation, 1010 Shop Road, St Paul, MN 55106, Phone: (563) 441-5913, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • GUTTENBERG, Lorenz Ln (Lat: 42.800556 Lon: -91.118472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 50 m, Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPOR204
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2008, Expiration Date: 12/07/2018Registrant: 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:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Guttenberg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ERCO 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 88 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2135H , Serial Number: 2758, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Fred Lansing, 710 S 1st St, Guttenberg, IA 52052
  • Aircraft: DAVID L KICKBUSH VANS RV7 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROSPORT O-360-A1A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 757DK , Serial Number: 73034, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 10/10/2013
    Registrant (Individual): David L Kickbush, 818 South First St, Guttenberg, IA 52052

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

GUTTENBERG WATER UTILITY (Population served: 1,919, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2005)
  • One minor monitoring violation
RAUSCH PETROLEM LIMITED CO (Population served: 89, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUN-2010 and JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2010)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
MINERS CREEK HIDEAWAY (Address: 34749 JOLLY RIDGE RD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Guttenberg, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2779.4 years
William2682.5 years
Helen1983.0 years
Marie1980.7 years
Mary1878.6 years
Joseph1676.4 years
Anna1685.9 years
Harold1675.8 years
George1678.1 years
Charles1679.8 years
Most common last names in Guttenberg, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Moser3478.2 years
Kann1979.4 years
Borcherding1677.8 years
Miller1680.6 years
Horstman1578.3 years
Schroeder1575.2 years
Troester1486.4 years
Duwe1379.0 years
Geuder1382.3 years
Meyer1379.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Guttenberg, IA
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1
Ford1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U.S. Cellular1

Guttenberg compared to Iowa 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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  • Marlin L. Johnson (8)
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  • Richard Franklin Hyde (1)
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Total of 13 patent applications in 2008-2016.