Lansing, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 941 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.0%
 
Males: 487  (51.8%)
Females: 454  (48.2%)
Median resident age:

54.7 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 52151.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,750 (it was $29,482 in 2000)
Lansing:

$43,750
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,254 (it was $17,372 in 2000)

Lansing city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,866 (it was $63,800 in 2000)
Lansing:

$115,866
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $151,902; detached houses: $160,070; mobile homes: $44,270

Median gross rent in 2017: $680.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lansing: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.8%
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  • Races in Lansing, IA (2010)
    • 98598.6%White alone
    • 60.6%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Lansing, Iowa as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lansing is 280 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.22
Iowa average:

1.47
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Ancestries: German (43.2%), Irish (25.2%), Norwegian (9.8%), American (3.3%), Russian (3.1%), English (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/1/1867

Elevation: 654 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 874 people per square mile   (low).

Lansing, Iowa map

11 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,027 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,951 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (31.2 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (94.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (208.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

De Soto, WI (2.2 miles ),
Ferryville, WI (2.7 miles),
Freeman, WI (2.8 miles ),
New Albin, IA (3.1 miles ),
Waterville, IA (3.3 miles),
Lynxville, WI (3.4 miles),
Harpers Ferry, IA (3.4 miles ),
Waukon, IA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 43.36 N, Longitude: 91.22 W

Area code: 563

Distribution of median household income in Lansing, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lansing, IA in 2017
Lansing satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $190,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Lansing, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (12.4%)
  • Construction (11.5%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Apparel, fabrics, notions merchant wholesalers (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (11.2%)
  • Utilities (8.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (13.6%)
  • Apparel, fabrics, notions merchant wholesalers (10.0%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Lansing, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Construction laborers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)

Average climate in Lansing, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lansing-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Lansing city center .

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 47.5 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lansing-area historical earthquake activity is below Iowa state average. It is 87% 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 381.7 miles away from Lansing 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 177.1 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 359.0 miles away from Lansing center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 286.2 miles away from Lansing center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 145.6 miles away from Lansing 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 381.1 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 Allamakee County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lansing topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lansing:

  • THORNTON MANOR (1329 MAIN STREET)
  • THORNTON MANOR CARE CENTER (1329 MAIN STREET PO BOX 700)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lansing:

  • NORTHGATE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAUKON, IA)
  • VETERANS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WAUKON, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAUKON, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WAUKON (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAUKON, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lansing:

  • Luther College (about 30 miles; Decorah, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,700)
  • Viterbo University (about 31 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 32 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 32 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 35 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 47 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Winona State University (about 52 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)

Public high school in Lansing:

Public elementary/middle school in Lansing:

See full list of schools located in Lansing

Library in Lansing:

  • MEEHAN MEMORIAL LANSING PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,100; Location: 515 MAIN ST; 11,912 books; 600 audio materials; 1,415 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lansing: Lansing (A), Lansing Volunteer Emergency Medical Services (B), Lansing City Library (C), Lansing Fire Station (D), Museum of River History (E), Lansing Police Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rivertown Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lansing include: Our Savior Lutheran Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Immaculate Conception Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Heminway Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Lansing include: Clear Creek Park (1), Mount Hosmer Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Mississippi Explorer Cruises (Tours & Charters; 1913 Old Mill Drive).

Hotels: Captain's House Bed & Breakfast (160 North 3rd Street), Scenic Valley Motel (1608 Main Street), Thornton House B&B and Mt. Hosmer Jam Shop (371 Diagonal St).

Birthplace of: Edwin G. Krebs - Biochemist.

Allamakee 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 Lansing and their reported violations in the past:

VILLAGE CREEK BIBLE CAMP (Address: 1588 DRAKE RD , Population served: 166, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2014)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-16-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 16 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
THE RED BARN RESORT (Address: 2609 MAIN ST , Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HIDEAWAY HILLS MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 1818 W MAIN , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-13-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (DEC-12-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-09-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2011), St BCA signed (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2011), St BCA signed (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2011), St BCA signed (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-11-2011), St BCA signed (DEC-12-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.0%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
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
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
54 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Lansing (2011 data):

  • Kerndt Brothers Savings Bank: at 370 Main Street, branch established on 1908/01/14. Info updated 2009/02/25: Bank assets: $226.5 mil, Deposits: $176.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Kerndt Bank Services, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lansing:

Marital status in Lansing, IA
  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Lansing:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Iowa average:

10.5

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lansing, IA (based on Allamakee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,78517
Catholic3,4269
Other5283
Evangelical Protestant51410
None5,077-
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: 7
This county:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Allamakee County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Allamakee County:

16.56 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Allamakee County:

8.3%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Allamakee County:

27.3%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.5%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lansing:

50.4%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lansing:

43.7%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.0%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lansing:

8.5%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.3%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Lansing:

57.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Lansing:

72.5%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lansing, 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 2$7,018$42,1080$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,739$32,8680$0
Sewerage 1$3,332$39,9840$0
Water Supply 1$4,160$49,9200$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,204$38,4482$1,858
Streets and Highways 1$2,925$35,1000$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,800
Totals for Government 7$23,378$40,0774$3,658

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $565,000 ($600.43)
    Regular Highways: $245,000 ($260.36)
    Sewerage: $143,000 ($151.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($11.69)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $217,000 ($230.61)
    Regular Highways: $182,000 ($193.41)
    Police Protection: $154,000 ($163.66)
    Sewerage: $141,000 ($149.84)
    Water Utilities: $137,000 ($145.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $61,000 ($64.82)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($63.76)
    Libraries: $43,000 ($45.70)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($40.38)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($30.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($22.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($10.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($5.31)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($4.25)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($4.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($91.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $182,000 ($193.41)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($38.26)
    Health - Other: $30,000 ($31.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($14.88)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($6.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $387,000 ($411.26)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($12.75)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $278,000 ($295.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000 ($66.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($28.69)
    Other: $5,000 ($5.31)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $160,000 ($170.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $22,000 ($23.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $103,000 ($109.46)
    General Revenue - Other: $53,000 ($56.32)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($13.82)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.06)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $158,000 ($167.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $95,000 ($100.96)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($4.25)
    Other: $4,000 ($4.25)
  • Tax - Property: $483,000 ($513.28)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $73,000 ($77.58)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($4.25)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.13)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,060,000 ($4314.56)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,814,000 ($2990.44)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,574,000 ($1672.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $328,000 ($348.57)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $233,000 ($247.61)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $632,000 ($671.63)

4.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,568 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
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 Winneshiek County, IA  0.73% ($37,341 average AGI)
from Clayton County, IA  0.62% ($35,829)

Businesses in Lansing, IA

  • Ashley Furniture: 1
  • La-Z-Boy: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lansing:

  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KNEI (1140 AM; 2 kW; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, 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)
  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lansing:

  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KQEG (102.7 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: WHITE EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WRQT (95.7 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WLSU (88.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: BD.OF REGENTS, UNIV.OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KXLC (91.1 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KCLH (94.7 FM; CALEDONIA, MN; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KDEC-FM (100.5 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: DECORAH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVIK (104.7 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLXR-FM (104.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: MISSISSIPPI VALLEY B/CASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • WVRQ-FM (102.3 FM; VIROQUA, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • K270AG (101.9 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: S & S BROADCASTING)
  • K222AG (92.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: RAY A. KNUDSON)

TV broadcast stations around Lansing:

  • K41AD (Channel 41; LANSING, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WLAX (Channel 25; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: GRANT MEDIA, INC.)
  • WHLA-TV (Channel 31; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)

Lansing fatal accident list:

Oct 4, 2001 03:50 PM, Sr-26, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 20, 1989 08:21 PM, 4th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 302ft / 91.9mTotal length
  • 12,420Total average daily traffic
  • 1,231Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,940Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lansing, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lansing, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lansing)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 43.300639 Lon: -91.159806, Call Sign: KZU964,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2011, Expiration Date: 04/15/2021, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 2413 Sunny View Drive (Lat: 43.311889 Lon: -91.147972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 43.3 m, Call Sign: WPYH773,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2003, Expiration Date: 08/13/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/30/2013, Certifier: Timothy Heiderscheit, Registrant: Racom Corp, 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • Lat: 43.361944 Lon: -91.218889, Call Sign: WPZS822,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.860 MHz, 153.860 MHz, 158.925 MHz, 158.925 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2024, Certifier: Kurt A Kuhlers, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Lagun Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 1439 Ia Hwy 9 (Lat: 43.355917 Lon: -91.337972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WRAM430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4957.50 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2018, Expiration Date: 01/05/2028, Certifier: Chris Fee, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • 2413 Sunny View Drive (Lat: 43.311889 Lon: -91.148028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 43.3 m, Call Sign: WRAR546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4977.50 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2018, Expiration Date: 02/06/2028, Certifier: Chris Fee, Registrant: Racom Corporation, 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC0EBJ, Licensee ID: L01424326, Grant Date: 07/03/2018, Expiration Date: 08/24/2028, Registrant: Kevin A Simmonds, 1815 Schaffer Hollow, Lansing, IA 52151
  • Call Sign: N0AWO, Grant Date: 01/18/1994, Expiration Date: 01/18/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2006, Registrant: Roger D Christensen, 1621 Lansing Harpers Rd, Lansing, IA 52151
  • Call Sign: WA0BQF, Licensee ID: L00157398, Grant Date: 01/31/2006, Expiration Date: 04/22/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/24/2018, Certifier: Kermit P Stehr, Registrant: Kermit P Stehr, 600 North St, Lansing, IA 52151

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 3503H , Serial Number: 18281006, Certificate Issue Date: 05/21/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Woodbury S Trustee Ransom, 2438 Moore Hill Rd, Lansing, IA 52151
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/12/1981
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4141U , Serial Number: 2843125, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 02/25/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 05/10/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James L Moss, 100 Wall St, Lansing, IA 52151, Other Owners: Joyce A Moss

Most common first names in Lansing, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2180.5 years
Mary2083.7 years
William1978.4 years
Robert1672.3 years
Harold1474.5 years
George1376.5 years
Margaret1285.1 years
James1177.0 years
Helen1177.6 years
Joseph1183.0 years
Most common last names in Lansing, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Spinner1375.9 years
Wagner1182.4 years
Johnson1179.5 years
Troendle1175.4 years
Kelleher1078.5 years
Hurm976.7 years
Ferring975.9 years
Sandry876.6 years
Mooney876.3 years
Protsman776.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lansing, IA
  • 75.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lansing, IA
  • 45.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 40.3%Electricity
  • 14.5%Utility gas


Lansing 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 above 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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