Jesup, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 2,708 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +22.4%
 
Males: 1,294  (47.8%)
Females: 1,414  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

34.8 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 50648.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,488 (it was $42,109 in 2000)
Jesup:

$62,488
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,921 (it was $17,160 in 2000)

Jesup city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $145,649 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
Jesup:

$145,649
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $185,185; detached houses: $189,896; townhouses or other attached units: $126,002; in 2-unit structures: $171,503; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $135,594; mobile homes: $86,786

Median gross rent in 2017: $535.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jesup: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.7%
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  • Races in Jesup, IA (2010)
    • 2,44597.0%White alone
    • 361.4%Hispanic
    • 281.1%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Jesup, Iowa as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jesup is 2,834 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (48.2%), American (21.5%), Irish (9.0%), Norwegian (5.5%), Czech (3.0%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/21/1875

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 1.68 square miles.

Population density: 1,614 people per square mile   (low).

Jesup, Iowa map

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,923 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,001 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (14.5 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (141.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (229.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Dunkerton, IA (2.8 miles ),
Raymond, IA (2.8 miles ),
Independence, IA (2.9 miles ),
Gilbertville, IA (3.0 miles ),
Elk Run Heights, IA (3.2 miles ),
Evansdale, IA (3.3 miles ),
Fairbank, IA (3.4 miles ),
Washburn, IA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.48 N, Longitude: 92.06 W

Area code: 319

Distribution of median household income in Jesup, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jesup, IA in 2017

Property values in Jesup, IA

Jesup satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $124,600
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $204,700
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $210,500
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $219,200
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $217,600
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $211,600
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $246,700
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $221,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Jesup, IA residents
Average permit cost in Jesup, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Iowa:

2.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +124 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in Jesup, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Machinery (5.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.6%)
  • Machinery (10.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Food (5.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.7%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.7%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Jesup, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in Jesup, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Jesup, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 70.6. This is about average.

City:

70.6
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Jesup-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Jesup city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/26/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jesup-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% 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 354.5 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 334.5 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 177.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 296.3 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 384.0 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 354.5 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 Buchanan County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jesup topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jesup:

  • BUCHANAN COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, IA)
  • BLACKHAWK CO HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)
  • BEACON OF HOPE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)
  • RAVENWOOD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)
  • ALLEN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)
  • ALLEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)
  • BLACK HAWK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; WATERLOO, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jesup:

  • Hawkeye Community College (about 15 miles; Waterloo, IA; Full-time enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 21 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 29 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 45 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 50 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 60 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • University of Iowa (about 63 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public high school in Jesup:

Private high school in Jesup:

Public elementary/middle schools in Jesup:

Private elementary/middle school in Jesup:

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Library in Jesup:

  • JESUP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $102,206; Location: 721 6TH ST; 19,186 books; 885 audio materials; 471 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jesup: Jesup (A), Jesup Ambulance Service (B), Jesup City Hall (C), Jesup Police Department (D), Jesup Public Library (E), Jesup Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jesup include: First United Methodist Church (A), Presbyterian Church (B), Saint Athanasius Church (C), Grace Lutheran Church (D), First Conservative Baptist Church (E), American Lutheran Church (F), Faith Bible Fellowship (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Jesup Motel (531 South Street).

Birthplace of: Bill Wagner - Baseball player.

Buchanan 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 Jesup and their reported violations in the past:

JESUP MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 2,527, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and AUG-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and AUG-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2012)
BRANDON WATER SUPPLY (Address: 8244 POYNER RD , Population served: 309, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-14-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.2%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.0%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Jesup (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank: Jesup Branch at 1310 6th Street, branch established on 1976/06/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $374.6 mil, Deposits: $328.5 mil, headquarters in Waterloo, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Fsb Financial Services, Inc
  • BankIowa of Cedar Rapids: Jesup Branch at 1311 Sixth Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $464.4 mil, Deposits: $375.8 mil, headquarters in Cedar Rapids, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Ban Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Jesup:

Marital status in Jesup, IA
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Jesup:

  • High school or higher: 98.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Iowa average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Jesup
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jesup, IA (based on Buchanan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1914
Mainline Protestant5,04423
Evangelical Protestant3,07128
Other6-
None7,646-
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: 5
Here:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

9.57 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.7%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Buchanan County:

27.5%
Iowa:

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

13.3%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jesup:

47.7%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.1%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Jesup:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Jesup:

18.6%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.7%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Jesup:

53.6%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.7%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jesup, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,106$44,4242$675
Local Libraries 2$6,161$36,9660$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,490$44,9400$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,600$43,2008$7,409
Sewerage 1$3,472$41,6640$0
Water Supply 1$3,742$44,9040$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$535
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 7$876
Totals for Government 10$35,571$42,68518$9,495

Jesup government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,886,000 ($696.45)
    General Public Buildings: $703,000 ($259.60)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $432,000 ($159.53)
    Police Protection: $264,000 ($97.49)
    Local Fire Protection: $212,000 ($78.29)
    Water Utilities: $183,000 ($67.58)
    Libraries: $152,000 ($56.13)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($54.28)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($43.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000 ($35.08)
    Health - Other: $53,000 ($19.57)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($9.23)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $20,000 ($7.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($7.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($4.80)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($4.06)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($2.95)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($0.74)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $118,000 ($43.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $504,000 ($186.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.85)

Jesup government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $118,000 ($43.57)
    Other: $78,000 ($28.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($26.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $575,000 ($212.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000 ($18.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $195,000 ($72.01)
    Rents: $151,000 ($55.76)
    Fines and Forfeits: $30,000 ($11.08)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($4.43)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.74)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $313,000 ($115.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $243,000 ($89.73)
    Other: $13,000 ($4.80)
  • Tax - Property: $1,148,000 ($423.93)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $203,000 ($74.96)
    Other License: $18,000 ($6.65)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.37)

Jesup government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,785,000 ($1397.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,190,000 ($1177.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $595,000 ($219.72)

Jesup government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,158,000 ($796.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000 ($0.37)

4.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.52%
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 Black Hawk County, IA  1.51% ($47,545 average AGI)
from Fayette County, IA  0.73% ($35,655)
from Linn County, IA  0.50% ($30,625)


5.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,372 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Iowa average:

6.23%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Black Hawk County, IA  1.07% ($38,138 average AGI)
to Fayette County, IA  0.89% ($34,542)
to Linn County, IA  0.72% ($40,707)

Businesses in Jesup, IA

  • Chevrolet: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Jesup:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNWS (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWOF (850 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: FRIENDSHIP COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KQMG (1220 AM; 0 kW; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jesup:

  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KHKE (89.5 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOEL (98.5 FM; CEDAR FALLS, 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.)
  • KCVM (96.1 FM; HUDSON, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KBBG (88.1 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: AFRO AMERICAN COMMUNITY B/CSTING,INC)

TV broadcast stations around Jesup:

  • 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)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • K44FK (Channel 44; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Jesup fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Jesup fatal accident list:

Dec 18, 1997 05:41 PM, Hwy 939, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1992 02:28 AM, Carter Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 19, 1982 03:55 PM, Us`20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 41Number of bridges
  • 285ft / 87.1mTotal length
  • 84,630Total average daily traffic
  • 13,027Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Jesup, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 131980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jesup, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jesup)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Jesup, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • HWY 20 JESUP, 1/4 Mile N. Of State Hwy 929 And 1/8 Mile E. Of 12th Street In The City Of Jesup (Lat: 42.469500 Lon: -92.054611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67 m, Overall height: 73.1 m, Call Sign: WPTM654,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/31/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2015, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • JSPF365A180, Lat: 42.474583 Lon: -92.061222, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • JSPF365A270, Lat: 42.474583 Lon: -92.061222, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQJA665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:
  • Jesup, 110 4th Street (Lat: 42.482500 Lon: -92.066667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQXV215,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2016, Expiration Date: 06/17/2026, Certifier: Jeff Olson, Registrant: Racom, 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • JESUP, 140 Ft E Int Deacon Ave And Xing (Lat: 42.475528 Lon: -92.021833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.5 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WRCD714,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 09/05/2018, Expiration Date: 09/05/2028, Certifier: Diane M Neese, Registrant: Cn, 17641 S Ashland Ave, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 332-3543, Fax: (708) 332-6669, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jesup)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: VANS AIRCRAFT INC RV-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 369JB , Serial Number: 120036, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 08/31/2009
    Registrant (Individual): John A Bender, 614 3rd St, Jesup, IA 50648
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5529J , Serial Number: 32-990, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christopher A Schutte, 1286 282nd St, Jesup, IA 50648, Other Owners: Craig A Schutte
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6196J , Serial Number: 28-7690370, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 10/13/2010
    Registrant (LLC): Archer Aviation LLC, 434 3rd St, Jesup, IA 50648
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-B55 (T42A) (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 707CP , Serial Number: TC-864, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 02/19/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 10/25/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Baron Aviation LLC, 434 3rd St, Jesup, IA 50648
  • Aircraft: MERRITT E JONES SEA STORM Z4 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 953MJ , Serial Number: SH1405002, Certificate Issue Date: 09/10/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Merritt E Jones, 434 3rd St, Jesup, IA 50648
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/18/2018

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 18. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 43 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Jesup, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.7%), and Structure Fires (32.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jesup, IA
    • 15449.7%Outside Fires
    • 10032.3%Structure Fires
    • 4614.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 103.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jesup, IA
Most common first names in Jesup, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2573.1 years
Robert1970.5 years
Mary1679.7 years
William1578.5 years
George1274.2 years
Harold1273.7 years
Donald1171.6 years
Margaret1081.0 years
Clarence1070.8 years
Dorothy1084.8 years
Most common last names in Jesup, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1276.7 years
Youngblut1173.7 years
Weber1179.5 years
Fisher1079.2 years
Miller985.6 years
Luloff980.8 years
Kies780.4 years
Rachuy778.5 years
Schmitz777.8 years
Delagardelle774.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jesup, IA
  • 76.1%Utility gas
  • 21.6%Electricity
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jesup, IA
  • 58.7%Electricity
  • 38.0%Utility gas
  • 3.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Jesup 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 8 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2020.