Kirkville, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 171 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.1%
Males: 86  (50.6%)
Females: 85  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  45.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52566.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,641 (it was $31,354 in 2000)
Kirkville:

$46,641
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,938 (it was $14,366 in 2000)

Kirkville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $56,577 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Kirkville:

$56,577
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $82,880; Detached houses: $118,942; Mobile homes: $30,155
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  • Races in Kirkville, IA (2010)

    Kirkville races chart
    • 16297.0%White alone
    • 31.8%Hispanic
    • 10.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kirkville: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.6%), American (17.7%), Dutch (10.4%), English (7.3%), European (4.2%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/2/1883

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 309 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Kirkville:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kirkville city:

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 72.4%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $836 (1.4%)

Kirkville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (61.9 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (179.5 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (254.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chillicothe, IA (2.0 miles) , Fremont, IA (2.4 miles ), Eddyville, IA (2.6 miles ), Keomah Village, IA (3.2 miles) , Ottumwa, IA (3.2 miles ), Hedrick, IA (3.2 miles ), University Park, IA (3.4 miles ), Rose Hill, IA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,000

Latitude: 41.14 N, Longitude: 92.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 641

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

5.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+21.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Kirkville, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kirkville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.0 miles away from the Kirkville city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 tornado 35.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kirkville-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% 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 308.0 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 292.8 miles away from Kirkville 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 317.8 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 188.6 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 333.3 miles away from Kirkville 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 308.6 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 Wapello County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kirkville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kirkville:

  • ST JOSEPH HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • RIDGEWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • RIDGEWOOD NURSING AND REHAB CENT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE OTTUMWA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • HILLSIDE MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - OTTUMWA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OTTUMWA, IA)

Amtrak station near Kirkville:

  • 10 miles: OTTUMWA (210 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kirkville:

  • Indian Hills Community College (about 9 miles; Ottumwa, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Iowa (about 62 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Truman State University (about 67 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Drake University (about 68 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 70 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 70 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 74 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)

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Wapello County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.2%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kirkville city (based on Wapello County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,20044
Mainline Protestant3,97527
Catholic3,3252
Other5213
Black Protestant1211
None21,483-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Wapello County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Wapello County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Wapello County:

6.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Wapello County:

27.1%
Iowa:

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

19.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.8%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.9%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Kirkville:

31.3
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kirkville:

18.6%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kirkville:

18.8%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kirkville:

6.2
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kirkville:

45.8%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.4%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kirkville, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$750
Totals for Government 0$0 1$750

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
Iowa average:

5.75%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Davis County, IA  0.35% ($29,130 average AGI)
from Mahaska County, IA  0.27% ($29,917)
from Polk County, IA  0.27% ($25,722)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,990 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Iowa average:

5.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Mahaska County, IA  0.52% ($35,377 average AGI)
to Polk County, IA  0.46% ($32,194)
to Davis County, IA  0.32% ($32,395)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kirkville:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBIZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KLEE (1480 AM; 1 kW; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLBA (1370 AM; 1 kW; ALBIA, IA; Owner: H & H BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOE (740 AM; 0 kW; OSKALOOSA, IA; Owner: JOMAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kirkville:

  • KOTM-FM (97.7 FM; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKSI (101.5 FM; EDDYVILLE, IA; Owner: O-TOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTWA (92.7 FM; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KBOE-FM (104.9 FM; OSKALOOSA, IA; Owner: JOMAST CORPORATION)
  • KLBA-FM (96.7 FM; ALBIA, IA; Owner: H & H BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCWN (99.9 FM; NEW SHARON, IA; Owner: CROWN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K201CJ (88.1 FM; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIIK-FM (95.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEIDA GROUP, INC.)
  • KRKN (104.3 FM; ELDON, IA; Owner: O-TOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOJY (106.9 FM; BLOOMFIELD, IA; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K205CA (88.9 FM; OTTUMWA, ETC., IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kirkville:

  • K51FJ (Channel 51; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K10OO (Channel 10; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: RICHARD P. JACKSON, JR.)
  • K55GS (Channel 55; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K49DX (Channel 49; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K45EE (Channel 45; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K42AM (Channel 42; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K65GA (Channel 65; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K31ED (Channel 31; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FC (Channel 53; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K58ER (Channel 58; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K21EM (Channel 21; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K33AA (Channel 33; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K23CI (Channel 23; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K25DE (Channel 25; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K27CV (Channel 27; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: OTTUMWA AREA TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • NZ3KRKO3, Lat: 41.138278 Lon: -92.507083, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQHW432
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2007, Expiration Date: 11/24/2017, Certifier: Scott PerichRegistrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, .1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:
  • KV2APWT, Lat: 41.147389 Lon: -92.506222, Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQVK269
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/2015, Expiration Date: 03/10/2025, Certifier: Bradley T TimberlakeRegistrant: Professional Computer Solutions, Inc., 434 W. 2nd St, Ottumwa, IA 52501, Phone: (641) 682-4691, Fax: (641) 682-0633, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD0TCJ, Licensee ID: L01734122, Grant Date: 09/14/2012, Expiration Date: 09/14/2022, Certifier: David C Faybik, Registrant: David C Faybik, 105 West Main Street, Kirkville, IA 52566

Most common first names in Kirkville, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James481.3 years
Harry385.0 years
William375.3 years
Harold259.5 years
Everett280.0 years
Charles286.5 years
Kenneth257.5 years
Mary280.5 years
Myrtle279.5 years
Most common last names in Kirkville, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Deitch585.2 years
Fridley280.5 years
Brown275.0 years
Tennis256.5 years
Reed282.5 years
Roberts283.5 years
Schmitz280.9 years
Shilling282.5 years
Smith261.0 years
Troxel266.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (68%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Wood (8%)

Kirkville compared to Iowa state average:

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