Lake Panorama, Iowa

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Population in 2010: 1,309.
Males: 659  (50.3%)
Females: 650  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

62.0 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50216, 50277.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,341
Lake Panorama:

$62,341
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,029

Lake Panorama CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $126,754
Lake Panorama:

$126,754
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $517,048; detached houses: $524,369; townhouses or other attached units: $441,496
March 2019 cost of living index in Lake Panorama: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 1.4%
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Ancestries: German (33.7%), American (15.9%), English (14.7%), European (10.2%), Swedish (6.5%), Norwegian (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,670 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $6,463 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (41.5 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (89.3 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (346.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Panora, IA (1.7 miles ),
Yale, IA (2.1 miles ),
Guthrie Center, IA (2.4 miles ),
Bagley, IA (3.0 miles ),
Linden, IA (3.0 miles ),
Jamaica, IA (3.2 miles ),
Bayard, IA (3.5 miles ),
Dawson, IA (3.6 miles)

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 94.40 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 641

Distribution of median household income in Lake Panorama, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lake Panorama, IA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
Iowa:

3.1%

Tornado activity:

Lake Panorama-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the Lake Panorama place center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 tornado 31.1 miles away from the place center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake Panorama-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 233% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 390.6 miles away from Lake Panorama center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 446.7 miles away from Lake Panorama center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 412.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 285.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 241.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from Lake Panorama center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Guthrie County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Panorama:

  • CRAFT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PANORA, IA)
  • PANORA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PANORA, IA)
  • THE NEW HOMESTEAD (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • THE NEW HOMESTEAD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • GUTHRIE COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • GUTHRIE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; GUTHRIE CENTER, IA)
  • BAYARD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BAYARD, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Panorama:

  • Drake University (about 40 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 41 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 45 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 55 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Buena Vista University (about 76 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 79 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 86 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

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Notable locations in Lake Panorama: Lake Panorama National Resort (A), Lake Panorama Golf Course (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Lake Panorama: Church of the Brethren (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Brethren Cemetery (1), West Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Panorama (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Guthrie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.4%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.4%
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: 0.4% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Lake Panorama:

Marital status in Lake Panorama, IA
  • Never married: 8.2%
  • Now married: 83.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Lake Panorama:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.6%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Iowa average:

10.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lake Panorama, IA (based on Guthrie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,64314
Catholic1,6164
Evangelical Protestant1,19215
Other1-
None5,502-
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: 3
Here:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.1%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Guthrie County:

27.6%
Iowa:

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

12.6%
Iowa:

14.5%

6.58% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,150 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
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 Polk County, IA  1.62% ($71,696 average AGI)
from Dallas County, IA  1.32% ($60,250)
from Adair County, IA  0.89% ($36,447)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Panorama:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Panorama:

  • KKRF (107.9 FM; STUART, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KGRA (98.9 FM; JEFFERSON, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KSOM (96.5 FM; AUDUBON, IA; Owner: MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS L.C.)
  • KDLS-FM (105.5 FM; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Panorama:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 28.5mTotal length
  • 3,860Total average daily traffic
  • 259Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,860Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lake Panorama, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lake Panorama, IA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lake Panorama, IA
  • 57.7%Utility gas
  • 28.9%Electricity
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%No fuel used
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 2.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lake Panorama, IA
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Lake Panorama compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value significantly above 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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