Hampton, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 4,205 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 1,938  (46.1%)
Females: 2,267  (53.9%)
Median resident age:

39.1 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50441.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,983 (it was $33,005 in 2000)
Hampton:

$53,983
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,434 (it was $19,907 in 2000)

Hampton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,416 (it was $56,800 in 2000)
Hampton:

$90,416
IA:

$158,900

Median gross rent in 2019: $761.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hampton: 75.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.6%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.3% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Hampton, IA (2019)
    • 3,14773.6%White alone
    • 1,10425.8%Hispanic
    • 110.3%Black alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Hampton, Iowa as of October 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hampton is 437 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Hampton by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.2)
2
(45.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(235.5)
8
(189.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(48.5)
1
(23.9)
3
(66.9)
5
(111.1)
1
(22.8)
2
(46.4)
3
(70.5)
6
(142.8)
4
(95.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(235.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.0)
4
(96.9)
1
(23.9)
4
(89.2)
9
(200.0)
1
(22.8)
5
(115.9)
3
(70.5)
2
(47.6)
2
(47.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(282.6)
11
(260.3)
7
(168.3)
18
(436.3)
22
(525.4)
9
(200.7)
11
(244.5)
16
(365.5)
6
(139.1)
8
(188.0)
8
(190.4)
14
(332.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(94.2)
1
(23.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(111.5)
2
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
3
(70.5)
2
(47.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index82.457.38.433.927.536.667.357.378.176.843.335.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Hampton, IA

Crime rate in Hampton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Iowa average:

1.70
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Ancestries: German (30.1%), Norwegian (4.9%), English (4.2%), American (3.9%), Irish (3.2%), Dutch (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/19/1870

Land area: 4.28 square miles.

Population density: 983 people per square mile   (low).

Hampton, Iowa map

246 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America, 1.0% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

5.8%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,089 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,831 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (47.2 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (153.0 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (289.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hansell, IA (2.3 miles),
Geneva, IA (2.5 miles),
Chapin, IA (2.5 miles),
Bradford, IA (2.8 miles),
Coulter, IA (2.9 miles ),
Latimer, IA (2.9 miles ),
Sheffield, IA (3.2 miles ),
Dumont, IA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.74 N, Longitude: 93.21 W

Area code: 641

Distribution of median household income in Hampton, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hampton, IA in 2019
Hampton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $57,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $212,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $389,800
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $164,900
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $208,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Hampton, IA residents
Average permit cost in Hampton, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.6%
Iowa:

3.1%
Historical population in Hampton, IA
Historical housing units in Hampton, IA

Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+1.8%).
Most common industries in Hampton, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Machinery (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.3%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Machinery (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.8%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Social assistance (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Hampton, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (7.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Hampton, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hampton, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Hampton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Hampton city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1966, a category F5 tornado 20.4 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 172 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hampton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 246.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 407.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 479.8 miles away from Hampton 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 388.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 407.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.2 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 Franklin County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hampton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hampton:

  • FRANKLIN GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1720 CENTRAL AVENUE EAST)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY PHNS (1600 CENTRAL AVENUE EAST)
  • REHABILITATION CENTER OF HAMPTON (700 SECOND STREET SE)

Airports located in Hampton:

See details about airports located in Hampton, IA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hampton:

  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 29 miles; Mason City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,235)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 42 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 50 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 54 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Iowa State University (about 55 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Riverland Community College (about 66 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 72 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)

Public high school in Hampton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hampton:

See full list of schools located in Hampton

Library in Hampton:

  • HAMPTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $195,851; Location: 4 S FEDERAL ST; 34,670 books; 1,039 audio materials; 574 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 106 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • List of Churches leaves out Trinity Lutheran Church.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hampton: Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), Hampton (B), Hampton Fire Department (C), Hampton Public Library (D), Hampton City Hall (E), Franklin County Sheriffs Department (F), Hampton Police Department (G), Franklin County Courthouse (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hampton include: Faith Baptist Church (A), Hampton United Methodist Church (B), First Congregational Church (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D), Church of Christ (E), Calvary Assembly Church (F), First Christian Church (G), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (H), Saint Patricks Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Hampton include: Centennial Tree Historical Marker (1), Hamptons First Resident Historical Marker (2), East Park (3), Progress Park (4), Hampton City Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Franklin County Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; Fairgrounds), Beeds Lake State Park Officer (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1422 165th Street).

Hotels: Gold Key Motel (1570 Highway 65), Hampton Motel (816 Central Avenue West), Americinn Lodge & Suites (702 Central Avenue East), Travelers Inn Motel (Highway 65 South).

Court: Iowa State - Judicial Department Clerk- Transportation Department Of-Hampton Driver's L (12 1st Avenue Northwest).

Birthplace of: William D. Leahy - Admiral, Raef LaFrentz - NBA player (Boston Celtics, born: May 29, 1976), Tom Latham - Politician, Jack Bailey (actor) - Game show host, Aaron Michael Davies - Film actor.

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

MAYNES GROVE - FRANKLIN CO CONSERVATION (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
BEEDS LAKE HOME OWNERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-15-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-22-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2009)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hampton that have no violations reported:

  • HAMPTON MUNI WATER WORKS (Address: 122 FIRST AVE NW , Population served: 4,461, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.2%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
142 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
143 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Hampton (2011 data):

  • Hampton State Bank: at 100 1st Street, N.W., branch established on 1934/01/01; Drive-In Branch at 220 First, N.W., branch established on 1973/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $73.0 mil, Deposits: $57.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Hampton Banco, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Hampton: First National Bank Of Hampton at 211 1st Avenue, N.W., branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $127.2 mil, Deposits: $109.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: A. M. Saylor, Incorporated
  • United Bank and Trust Company: United Bank And Trust Company at 400 Central Ave East, branch established on 1915/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $129.8 mil, Deposits: $109.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: J. E. Coonley Company

For population 15 years and over in Hampton:

Marital status in Hampton, IA
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Hampton:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hampton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hampton, IA (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,29318
Evangelical Protestant1,3509
Catholic1,1292
Other1301
None3,778-
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: 2
This county:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Franklin County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Franklin County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Franklin County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

27.8%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Franklin County:

17.5%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.1%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.4%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.1%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.7%
Iowa:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hampton:

34.0%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

52.1%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.8%
Iowa:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hampton, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$30,328$51,9910$0
Police - Other 5$16,323$39,1758$6,087
Water Supply 3$12,528$50,1120$0
Streets and Highways 3$13,391$53,5640$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,981$53,8860$0
Financial Administration 2$6,988$41,9281$3,063
Other Government Administration 2$6,562$39,3720$0
Sewerage 2$9,084$54,5040$0
Totals for Government 26$104,185$48,0859$9,150

Hampton government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $544,000 ($129.37)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,285,000 ($305.59)
    Police Protection: $734,000 ($174.55)
    Water Utilities: $690,000 ($164.09)
    Sewerage: $431,000 ($102.50)
    Libraries: $317,000 ($75.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $253,000 ($60.17)
    General - Other: $224,000 ($53.27)
    General Public Buildings: $223,000 ($53.03)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $132,000 ($31.39)
    Air Transportation: $73,000 ($17.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000 ($9.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($5.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($4.52)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($1.90)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $215,000 ($51.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,405,000 ($334.13)

Hampton government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $961,000 ($228.54)
    Other: $56,000 ($13.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($10.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($9.51)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000 ($5.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,000 ($1.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $103,000 ($24.49)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $116,000 ($27.59)
    Rents: $42,000 ($9.99)
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000 ($6.18)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($5.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($2.85)
    Special Assessments: $5,000 ($1.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $606,000 ($144.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $569,000 ($135.32)
    Other: $52,000 ($12.37)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($3.09)
  • Tax - Property: $1,687,000 ($401.19)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $416,000 ($98.93)
    Other License: $314,000 ($74.67)
    Other Selective Sales: $48,000 ($11.41)
    Public Utilities Sales: $43,000 ($10.23)

Hampton government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,560,000 ($2035.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,309,000 ($1738.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,528,000 ($839.00)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,277,000 ($541.50)

Hampton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,303,000 ($1261.12)

4.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.85% ($43,030 average AGI)
from Hardin County, IA  0.70% ($45,000)
Businesses in Hampton, IA
NameCountNameCount
AmericInn1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Subway1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
McDonald's1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hampton:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KGLO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIFG (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: TIMES-CITIZEN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hampton:

  • KLMJ (104.9 FM; HAMPTON, IA; Owner: CD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KIAI (93.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQCR-FM (98.9 FM; PARKERSBURG, IA; Owner: CD BROADCASTING INC)
  • KIOW (107.3 FM; FOREST CITY, IA; Owner: PILOT KNOB BROADCASTING)
  • KIFG-FM (95.3 FM; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: TIMES-CITIZEN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLKK (103.7 FM; CLEAR LAKE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hampton:

  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K25FA (Channel 25; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K47EK (Channel 47; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K49DZ (Channel 49; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K55GV (Channel 55; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K57GN (Channel 57; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K61GF (Channel 61; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K19DX (Channel 19; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K27EW (Channel 27; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K33ED (Channel 33; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K51EP (Channel 51; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K53FD (Channel 53; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K59FM (Channel 59; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K69GZ (Channel 69; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
Hampton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Hampton fatal accident list:

Aug 6, 2019 11:20 PM, Sr-3, Cr-Quail Ave, Lat: 42.738458, Lon: -93.182658, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 2007 06:09 AM, Sr-3, Lat: 42.739283, Lon: -93.183939, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 2001 07:58 AM, Sr-3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 14, 1993 11:24 AM, 3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 17, 1989 01:31 PM, 3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 1982 10:32 AM, Hwy-3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.4mTotal length
  • 17,708Total average daily traffic
  • 1,358Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,708Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hampton, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hampton, IA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hampton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hampton, IA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hampton)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hampton)

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 20 took place in 2002, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Hampton, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (50.0%), and Outside Fires (38.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hampton, IA
    • 5550.0%Structure Fires
    • 4238.2%Outside Fires
    • 98.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 43.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hampton, IA
Most common first names in Hampton, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5778.0 years
William4477.4 years
Robert4074.2 years
Mary3680.3 years
George3278.9 years
Anna3186.5 years
Helen3079.6 years
Charles2980.3 years
Ruth2784.4 years
Harold2776.3 years
Most common last names in Hampton, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3582.2 years
Meyer3479.2 years
Hansen2884.5 years
Jones2582.2 years
Johnson2474.1 years
Smith1874.1 years
Dohrmann1882.8 years
Jensen1682.3 years
Rodemeyer1581.5 years
Davis1378.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hampton, IA
  • 78.3%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hampton, IA
  • 52.6%Electricity
  • 45.5%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hampton compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
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  • William C. Shepherd (3)
  • Paul L. Klassy (2)
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Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2021.