Iowa City, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 71,591 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.1%
 
Males: 35,329  (49.3%)
Females: 36,262  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  25.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52242, 52245.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,467 (it was $34,977 in 2000)
Iowa City:

$39,467
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,243 (it was $20,269 in 2000)

Iowa City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $186,000 (it was $121,400 in 2000)
Iowa City:

$186,000
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $212,059; Detached houses: $228,583; Townhouses or other attached units: $167,714; In 2-unit structures: $87,842; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $116,070; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $158,370; Mobile homes: $36,088

Median gross rent in 2013: $824.

  • Races in Iowa City, IA (2013)

    Iowa City races chart
    • 55,98279.4%White alone
    • 5,1637.3%Asian alone
    • 4,0065.7%Black alone
    • 3,6615.2%Hispanic
    • 1,4112.0%Two or more races
    • 1130.2%American Indian alone
    • 920.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1050.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Iowa City: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.4%), Irish (14.1%), English (7.4%), Norwegian (3.2%), Swedish (2.6%), Czech (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/24/1853

Elevation: 698 feet

Land area: 24.2 square miles.

Population density: 2,963 people per square mile   (average).

Iowa City,IA real estate house value index trend

Iowa City, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Iowa City:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Iowa City city:

  • Never married: 57.0%
  • Now married: 32.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

5,136 residents are foreign born (4.9% Asia, 1.3% Europe, 1.0% Latin America).

This city:

8.3%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 58 registered sex offenders living in Iowa City, Iowa as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Iowa City to the number of sex offenders is 1,209 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,418 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,647 (1.7%)

Iowa City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (146.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (198.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: University Heights, IA (1.3 miles ), Coralville, IA (2.0 miles ), Hills, IA (2.6 miles ), North Liberty, IA (2.7 miles ), Tiffin, IA (2.8 miles ), West Branch, IA (3.1 miles ), Solon, IA (3.2 miles ), Frytown, IA (3.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 110 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 1998: 139 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 1999: 199 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2000: 159 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2001: 191 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2002: 227 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2003: 318 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2004: 247 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2005: 292 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2006: 179 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2007: 175 buildings, average cost: $205,600
  • 2008: 156 buildings, average cost: $203,300
  • 2009: 168 buildings, average cost: $212,000
  • 2010: 153 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2011: 126 buildings, average cost: $225,100
  • 2012: 223 buildings, average cost: $193,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.66 N, Longitude: 91.52 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +19,849 (+27.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 30,587 (76.7%)

Area code: 319

Iowa City household income distribution Iowa City home values distribution

Crime rates in Iowa City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0003000710010
per 100,000 0.00.00.04.70.00.00.010.41.50.00.01.40.0
Rapes 17392822323018242432242928
per 100,000 27.462.543.834.450.647.528.735.535.145.435.241.939.5
Robberies 37444746373933555031183156
per 100,000 59.570.573.571.858.561.752.681.473.144.026.444.879.0
Assaults 205261293142115142156171170120121124144
per 100,000 329.8418.0458.0221.8181.7224.6248.8253.0248.4170.4177.4179.2203.2
Burglaries 245312343419326294217388280283326387357
per 100,000 394.2499.7536.1654.4515.2465.0346.1574.0409.2401.9477.9559.1503.8
Thefts 1,1761,4651,6061,3701,0829991,0541,2321,1921,1761,2071,3941,411
per 100,000 1,892.12,346.22,510.42,139.61,709.91,580.21,681.01,822.51,742.01,670.21,769.42,014.01,991.4
Auto thefts 65738258728162727774476182
per 100,000 104.6116.9128.290.6113.8128.198.9106.5112.5105.168.988.1115.7
Arson 10781297101348837
per 100,000 16.111.212.518.714.211.115.919.25.811.411.74.39.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 201.7271.8275.5224.1193.0192.5174.4228.1194.8173.6168.3197.2204.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Iowa City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 104 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Iowa average:

1.71

Iowa City tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.5%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,251 (+3.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Iowa City, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Iowa City-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Iowa City city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 tornado 32.8 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Iowa City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% 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 293.6 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 274.5 miles away from Iowa 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 136.5 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 322.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 328.2 miles away from Iowa 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 293.7 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 Johnson County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Iowa City topographic map

Birthplace of: Bob Barr - Republican and Libertarian politician, John G. Griffith - Football player and coach, Allan Sandage - Astrophysicist, Henry Augustus Pilsbry - Zoologist, Hill Harper - Actor, Ashley Tesoro - Child actor, Lantz L'Amour - Musician, Rick Graf - Football player, Brian Andreas - Artist, Femi Emiola - Television actor.

Hospitals in Iowa City:

  • IOWA CITY HOSPICE (1025 WADE STREET)
  • IOWA CITY VA MEDICAL CENTER (Government Federal, provides emergency services, 601 HIGHWAY 6 WEST)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 500 E MARKET STREET)
  • UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITAL & CLINICS (Government - State, 200 HAWKINS DRIVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Iowa City:

  • UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITAL AND CLINICS DIALYSIS (200 HAWKINS DRIVE)

Home Health Centers in Iowa City:

  • GIRLING HEALTH CARE (702 SOUTH GILBERT STREET SUITE 101)
  • MERCY HOME HEALTH CARE (2414 TOWNCREST LANE)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF JOHNSON COUNTY (2953 SIERRA COURT)

Nursing Homes in Iowa City:

  • BRIARWOOD HEALTHCARE CENTER (605 GREENWOOD DRIVE)
  • IOWA CITY REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (3661 ROCHESTER AVENUE)
  • OAKNOLL RETIREMENT RESIDENCE (701 OAKNOLL DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Iowa City:

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Colleges/Universities in Iowa City:

  • University of Iowa (Full-time enrollment: 24,735; Location: 101 Jessup Hall; Public; Website: www.uiowa.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • La James International College-Iowa City (FT enrollment: 95; Location: 227 E Market-Brewery Sq; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lajamesinternational.com)
  • The Salon Professional Academy-Iowa City (FT enrollment: 33; Location: 1550 South 1st Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: tspaiowacity.com/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Iowa City:

  • Kirkwood Community College (about 19 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; Full-time enrollment: 11,503)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 50 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 50 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 51 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Augustana College (about 52 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 58 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 61 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)

Public high schools in Iowa City:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Iowa City:

Private elementary/middle schools in Iowa City:

  • REGINA CATHOLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 586; Location: 2120 ROCHESTER AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • WILLOWWIND SCHOOL (Students: 61; Location: 950 DOVER ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Iowa City

Library in Iowa City:

  • IOWA CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $5,062,936; Location: 123 S LINN ST; 196,860 books; 70 e-books; 20,964 audio materials; 20,327 video materials; 19 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 514 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • You should add you your list of hospitals in Iowa City: Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Hwy 6 W
  • Although this is not in Iowa City proper, but it is the nearest large shopping center for eastern Iowa and is right next door to Iowa City in neighboring Coralville: Coral Ridge Mall. Link: http://www.coralridgemall.com/html/mallinfo.asp
  • Add: Bohumil Shimek Elementary School 1400 Grissell Place, Iowa City, Iowa Opened Fall of 1970 250 students K-6
  • Sycamore Mall on Lower Muscatine Road was left off the list of shopping centers, as was the Gateway Center on HWY One.

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Notable locations in Iowa City: Wardway Plaza (A), Finkbine Golf Course (B), Camp Cardinal (C), Johnson County Jail (D), Johnson County Ambulance (E), Johnson County Courthouse (F), Iowa City Civic Center (G), Iowa City Fire and Rescue Department Station 1 (H), Iowa City City Hall (I), Iowa City Police Department (J), Iowa City Public Library (K), Johnson County Sheriffs Office (L), University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Medical Museum (M), Museum of Natural History (N), Old Capitol Museum (O), Plum Grove Historic Home (P), Shambaugh House (Q), North Hall (R), Mayflower Residence Hall (S), Presidents Residence (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Old Capitol Mall (1), Pepperwood Place Mall (2), Sycamore Mall (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Iowa City include: Christ the King Church (A), Danforth Chapel (B), Jehovahs Witnesses Congregation (C), University Baptist Church (D), Living Word Christian Fellowship (E), Saint Wenceslaus Church (F), Newman Catholic Student Center (G), First United Methodist Church (H), Saint Marys Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakland Cemetery (1), Saint Joseph Cemetery (2), Morman Burying Ground (3), Memory Gardens Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Cardinal Creek (A), Ralston Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Iowa City include: Pheasant Hill Park (1), Court Hill Park (2), Mercer Park (3), Scott Park (4), Portrait of Sir William Blackstone Historical Marker (5), First Territorial Commissioner Historical Marker (6), Chauncey Swan Circle Historical Marker (7), Iowa City City Park (8), Cordelia Swan Historical Marker (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Plum Grove Historical Site (Historical Places & Services; 1030 Carroll Street) (1), Winegarden Electronic (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2738 500th Street Southwest) (2), Spider Gaming Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 389 East College Street) (3), Hawkeye Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 4224 Yvette Street Southwest) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Iowa House Hotel (121 Iowa Memorial Un) (1), Bostick Guest House & Historic Neighborhood Rentls (115 North Gilbert Street) (2), Highlander Prime Grille (2525 North Dodge Street) (3), Quality Inn Highlander Conference (2525 North Dodge Street) (4), Travel Lodge (2216 North Dodge Street) (5), Morgan's Bar & Grill (210 South Dubuque Street) (6), Sheraton Iowa City Hotel (210 South Dubuque Street) (7), Motel 6 (810 1st Avenue) (8), Brown Street Inn Bed and Breakfast (430 Brown Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Iowa State - Public Defenders OFC (725 South Clinton Street) (1), Johnson County - Juvenile Court Services (519 Kirkwood Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Johnson 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 2012 was 78.9. This is about average.

City:

78.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.761. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.761
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.51
U.S.:

9.14

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

IOWA CITY WATER DEPARTMENT (Address: 410 E WASHINGTON ST , Population served: 63,265, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PLEASANT VALLEY GOLF COURSE (Address: 1301 S GILBERT , Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2012)
COUNTRY VIEW SUBDIVISION HOA (Address: 4620 HAZELWOOD SW , Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2012)
CHERRY HILLS SUBDIVISION (Address: 14 CHERRY LANE NE , Population served: 47, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-25-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-25-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-29-2009), St BCA signed (NOV-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MCBRIDE FIELD CAMPUS (Address: UNIV WTR PLT 208 W BURLINGTON , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2010)
SHARPLESS AUCTIONS (Address: 5049 HERBERT HOOVER HWY NE , Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
THE CELEBRATION FARM LLC (Address: 2710 N DODGE ST SUITE 5 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • FORESTGATE SUBDIVISION (Address: 1834 LAKESIDE DR , Population served: 140, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KESSLERS HOMEOWNERS ASSN (Address: 1906 ROHRET COURT SW , Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.0%
(24.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.6% for Black residents, 26.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.8% for American Indian residents, 8.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.1% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Iowa City in 2010:

  • 5,960 people in college/university student housing
  • 168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 125 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 88 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 72 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 62 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 40 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 37 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Iowa City in 2000:

  • 5,468 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 145 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 145 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 119 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 115 people in nursing homes
  • 94 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 86 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 23 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 22 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 16 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Iowa City, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Iowa City compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Kinnick Stadium. Capacity: 70,585. Iowa Hawkeyes football.
  • Carver-Hawkeye Arena. University of Iowa.

Banks with most branches in Iowa City (2011 data):

  • Hills Bank and Trust Company: Old Capitol Mall, Gilbert Street Branch, Oaknoll Retirement Center, Hills Bank And Trust Company - Iowa, Eastside Branch, University Of Iowa Hospitals And Cli. Info updated 2012/02/07: Bank assets: $2,018.3 mil, Deposits: $1,528.4 mil, headquarters in Hills, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Hills Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Iowa City Towncrest Branch, Iowa City Branch, Walden Place Retirement Home, Iowa City Southwest Branch, Oaknoll Retirement Residence Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • MidWestOne Bank: Clinton St Drive-Up Branch 51, Midwestone Bank, Rochester Avenue - Branch 55, Keokuk St - Branch 53, Oaknoll Branch. Info updated 2008/09/04: Bank assets: $1,676.4 mil, Deposits: $1,308.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Midwestone Financial Group, Inc.
  • West Bank: Lower Muscatine Road Branch at Lower Muscatine Road & First Avenue, branch established on 1966/10/03; Iowa City Dubuque Street Branch at 229 South Dubuque Street, branch established on 1966/01/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,256.9 mil, Deposits: $959.3 mil, headquarters in West Des Moines, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: West Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Farmers and Merchants Savings Bank: Farmers And Merchants Savings Bank at 2235 Mormon Trek Boulevard, branch established on 1901/09/25. Info updated 2008/07/18: Bank assets: $115.6 mil, Deposits: $83.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Lone Tree Service Company
  • First American Bank: Iowa City Branch at 640 Highway 1 W, branch established on 2007/03/30. Info updated 2007/01/10: Bank assets: $1,369.8 mil, Deposits: $1,095.9 mil, headquarters in Fort Dodge, IA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Stark Bank Group, Ltd.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Iowa City Downtown Branch at 112 S Dubuque Street, branch established on 2002/08/12. 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
  • Bank of the West: Iowa City at 301 S. Clinton Street, branch established on 1875/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Liberty Bank, F.S.B.: Iowa City Branch at 14 South Clinton Street, branch established on 2004/08/16. 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
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Iowa City, Iowa:

  • Alexis Park Inn & Suites, 1165 S Riverside Dr, Iowa City, IA 52246 , Phone: (319) 337-8665, Fax: (319) 351-4102
  • Sheraton Iowa City, 210 S Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA 52240 , Phone: (319) 337-4058, Fax: (319) 337-9045
  • Clarion Highlander Hotel, 2525 N Dodge St, Iowa City, IA 52245 , Phone: (319) 354-2000, Fax: (319) 354-7506
  • Travelodge, 2216 North Dodge St, Iowa City, IA 52245 , Phone: (319) 351-1010, Fax: (319) 351-1802
  • Hotelvetro, 201 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240 , Phone: (319) 337-4961, Fax: (319) 337-4983
  • Hampton Inn - Iowa City / Unversity Area, 4 Sturgis Corner Dr, Iowa City, IA 52240 , Phone: (319) 339-8000, Fax: (319) 338-1532
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Iowa City, Iowa

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Iowa average:

10.3

Iowa City travel time to work - commute Iowa City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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

Neighborhoods in Iowa City:

(Iowa City, Iowa Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Iowa City city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant16,31032
Catholic15,6919
Evangelical Protestant10,22350
Other3,75617
Black Protestant1781
Orthodox1201
None84,604-
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: 26
Johnson County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Johnson County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Johnson County:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Here:

9.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

22.1%
Iowa:

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

11.4%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 46$183,724$47,9283$7,404
Other Government Administration 20$85,737$51,4421$1,018
Judicial and Legal 8$47,353$71,0300$0
Police Protection - Officers 118$522,514$53,1370$0
Police - Other 14$54,272$46,5197$12,722
Firefighters 57$329,160$69,2970$0
Fire - Other 7$32,194$55,1901$487
Streets and Highways 96$301,699$37,7124$7,497
Airports 1$4,194$50,3280$0
Welfare 7$27,411$46,9903$3,658
Health 6$25,511$51,0221$2,207
Solid Waste Management 37$150,450$48,7951$1,667
Sewerage 35$140,957$48,3281$341
Parks and Recreation 46$141,883$37,01385$67,343
Housing and Community Development(Local) 17$102,557$72,3936$18,334
Natural Resources 3$13,195$52,7800$0
Water Supply 38$166,993$52,7354$10,800
Transit 34$160,702$56,71825$63,498
Local Libraries 36$191,976$63,99230$60,870
Other and Unallocable 145$574,660$47,55820$54,077
Totals for Government 771$3,257,142$50,695192$311,923

Iowa City government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $13,019,000 ($181.85)
    Air Transportation: $1,325,000 ($18.51)
    Water Utilities: $1,324,000 ($18.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $955,000 ($13.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $897,000 ($12.53)
    Sewerage: $345,000 ($4.82)
    Regular Highways: $184,000 ($2.57)
    Parking Facilities: $167,000 ($2.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($0.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($0.06)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,379,000 ($117.04)
    General - Other: $7,533,000 ($105.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,512,000 ($104.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,907,000 ($82.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,102,000 ($71.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,737,000 ($66.17)
    Water Utilities: $4,429,000 ($61.87)
    Regular Highways: $4,404,000 ($61.52)
    Transit Utilities: $4,387,000 ($61.28)
    Libraries: $4,241,000 ($59.24)
    Sewerage: $4,172,000 ($58.28)
    Financial Administration: $2,816,000 ($39.33)
    Parking Facilities: $2,237,000 ($31.25)
    Central Staff Services: $1,248,000 ($17.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,189,000 ($16.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $820,000 ($11.45)
    Health - Other: $609,000 ($8.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $586,000 ($8.19)
    General Public Buildings: $440,000 ($6.15)
    Air Transportation: $266,000 ($3.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,079,000 ($140.79)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $1,710,000 ($23.89)
    Transit Utilities: $744,000 ($10.39)
    General - Other: $128,000 ($1.79)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $123,000 ($1.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $907,000 ($12.67)
    Water Utilities: $491,000 ($6.86)
    Police Protection: $306,000 ($4.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $162,000 ($2.26)
    Regular Highways: $140,000 ($1.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $111,000 ($1.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $104,000 ($1.45)
    Sewerage: $88,000 ($1.23)
    Parking Facilities: $77,000 ($1.08)
    General - Other: $51,000 ($0.71)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($0.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $23,000 ($0.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $20,000 ($0.28)
    Health - Other: $16,000 ($0.22)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($0.11)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $31,270,000 ($436.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,416,000 ($19.78)

Iowa City government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,805,000 ($164.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,106,000 ($99.26)
    Parking Facilities: $2,726,000 ($38.08)
    All Other: $2,269,000 ($31.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $793,000 ($11.08)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $751,000 ($10.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $333,000 ($4.65)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($0.82)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $8,925,000 ($124.67)
    All Other: $2,573,000 ($35.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,826,000 ($39.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,138,000 ($85.74)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,530,000 ($35.34)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,667,000 ($23.29)
    Rents: $501,000 ($7.00)
    Sale of Property: $13,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,951,000 ($125.03)
    Transit Utilities: $1,107,000 ($15.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,307,000 ($74.13)
    All Other: $3,998,000 ($55.85)
  • Tax - Property: $37,674,000 ($526.24)
    Other License: $1,290,000 ($18.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $709,000 ($9.90)
    Public Utilities Sales: $566,000 ($7.91)

Iowa City government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $196,220,000 ($2740.85)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $190,975,000 ($2667.58)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $34,040,000 ($475.48)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $31,666,000 ($442.32)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,510,000 ($174.74)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,265,000 ($101.48)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,374,000 ($33.16)

Iowa City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,516,000 ($160.86)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $72,770,000 ($1016.47)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,580,000 ($818.26)

9.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,740 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.11%
Iowa average:

5.75%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($123 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.05%
Iowa average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Linn County, IA  1.05% ($38,859 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.44% ($32,435)
from Polk County, IA  0.42% ($30,904)


9.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,911 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.18%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($406 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.14%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Linn County, IA  1.20% ($39,990 average AGI)
to Polk County, IA  0.54% ($32,255)
to Cook County, IL  0.42% ($29,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Iowa City:

  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXIC (800 AM; 1 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMJM (1360 AM; 1 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Iowa City:

  • KRUI-FM (89.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: STUDENT B/CASTERS, INCORP.)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KKRQ (100.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K295AC (106.9 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KHAK (98.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCCK-FM (88.3 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWCC (93.1 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Iowa City:

  • K64DG (Channel 64; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: R B SHELDAHL)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCDE-LP (Channel 67; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCDR-LP (Channel 55; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHHH-LP (Channel 57; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRUB-LP (Channel 65; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Iowa City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 21,800Total average daily traffic
  • 872Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,723Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED73$149,852580$141,4201,019$159,034107$77,40447$813,922200$188,9833$49,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$121,79041$128,62491$138,19410$94,7614$926,95510$221,4870$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$116,60031$142,168131$145,79820$39,4874$760,51511$168,2854$36,043
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$134,71137$155,239212$150,47410$63,4170$015$196,1090$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$150,8653$224,15015$152,1232$28,4350$01$144,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Iowa City, IA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$151,14733$182,0981$92,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$196,8323$164,8101$268,510
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$154,0002$175,0450$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$137,6673$220,9300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 231
  • Hazardous Condition: 165
  • Service Call: 24
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Iowa City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Iowa City, IA
Most common first names in Iowa City, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary31181.3 years
John27076.2 years
William20278.2 years
Robert18872.8 years
Helen15582.8 years
James15271.3 years
Margaret14381.6 years
George13976.8 years
Dorothy13280.1 years
Charles13178.3 years
Most common last names in Iowa City, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller10676.8 years
Smith7679.6 years
Johnson5273.3 years
Jones4777.7 years
Rogers4481.9 years
Anderson4375.9 years
White4173.3 years
Brown4174.4 years
Davis3676.6 years
Thomas3680.9 years
Businesses in Iowa City, IA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Mazda1
Ace Hardware3McDonald's3
Advance Auto Parts1Menards1
Arby's1New Balance4
Audi1Nike5
AutoZone1Nissan1
Blockbuster1Office Depot1
Budget Car Rental1Panera Bread1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Penske1
CVS2Pizza Hut3
Caribou Coffee1Quiznos2
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Chipotle1Sears1
Clarion1Sheraton1
Cold Stone Creamery1Slumberland1
DHL1Sprint Nextel1
Dairy Queen5Staples1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
FedEx13Subway4
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
Ford1Toyota1
GNC1Travelodge1
H&R Block2U-Haul2
Honda1U.S. Cellular1
Hyundai1UPS16
Jones New York2Vans1
KFC1Village Inn1
Kmart1Volkswagen1
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets6Wendy's1

Iowa City on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Health care (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer specialists (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Book stores and news dealers (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secondary school teachers (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of residents living in poverty in 2007 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #101 (52242) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Palestinian first ancestries"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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