For population 25 years and over in Havelock:
For population 15 years and over in Havelock city:
6 residents are foreign born (3.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $205 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (78.1 miles , pop. 50,731).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (127.9 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (365.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Plover, IA (2.3 miles) , Pocahontas, IA (2.6 miles ), Mallard, IA (2.7 miles ), Laurens, IA (2.7 miles ), Rolfe, IA (3.0 miles ), Curlew, IA (3.2 miles) , Albert City, IA (3.6 miles ), Marathon, IA (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 94.70 W
Area code: 712
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-18.1%).
Average climate in Havelock, Iowa
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Havelock-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Havelock city center killed 3 people and injured 26 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/27/1995, a category F4 tornado 18.7 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pocahontas County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Havelock:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.21. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Havelock and their reported violations in the past:HAVELOCK WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 177, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 47.0%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Havelock compared to Iowa state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Havelock (based on Pocahontas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Havelock government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,460 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,100 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Havelock fatal accident list:
Jun 28, 1982 11:14 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Havelock)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2