Larchwood, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 877 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.3%
 
Males: 444  (50.6%)
Females: 433  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 51241.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,697 (it was $42,250 in 2000)
Larchwood:

$62,697
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,090 (it was $21,092 in 2000)

Larchwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,199 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
Larchwood:

$142,199
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $135,573; detached houses: $138,102; mobile homes: $51,562

Median gross rent in 2017: $628.

March 2019 cost of living index in Larchwood: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.8%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Larchwood, IA (2010)
    • 85098.2%White alone
    • 101.2%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

Races in Larchwood 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 Larchwood, Iowa as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Larchwood is 291 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (33.0%), Dutch (15.7%), American (13.6%), Norwegian (8.1%), Irish (5.0%), English (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/6/1892

Elevation: 1472 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 904 people per square mile   (low).

Larchwood, Iowa map

20 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America).

This city:

2.3%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,348 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,296 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (15.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (153.3 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (459.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lester, IA (2.3 miles ),
Hills, MN (2.5 miles ),
Valley Springs, SD (3.0 miles ),
Steen, MN (3.1 miles),
Inwood, IA (3.2 miles ),
Alvord, IA (3.2 miles),
Anderson, SD (3.2 miles ),
Shindler, SD (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 43.45 N, Longitude: 96.43 W

Area code: 712

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Larchwood, IA residents
Average permit cost in Larchwood, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

1.8%
Iowa:

2.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in Larchwood, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Chemicals (10.6%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.2%)
  • Chemicals (7.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Chemicals (13.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.9%)
  • Social assistance (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Larchwood, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.4%)
  • Cashiers (7.6%)
  • Child care workers (7.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (5.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.3%)

Average climate in Larchwood, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Larchwood, Iowa average temperatures Larchwood, Iowa average precipitation Larchwood, Iowa humidity Larchwood, Iowa wind speed Larchwood, Iowa snowfall Larchwood, Iowa sunshine Larchwood, Iowa clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.70
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.440. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.37
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Larchwood-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Larchwood city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Larchwood-area historical earthquake activity is above Iowa state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 154.4 miles away from Larchwood center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 157.4 miles away from Larchwood center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.0 miles away from Larchwood center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 104.7 miles away from Larchwood center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 153.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 710.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lyon County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Larchwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Larchwood:

  • TUFF MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HILLS, MN)
  • FELLOWSHIP VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; INWOOD, IA)
  • SANFORD CANTON-INWOOD MEDICAL CENTER - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; CANTON, SD)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY CANTON (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CANTON, SD)
  • AVERA MCKENNAN HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • AVERA PRINCE OF PEACE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • PRINCE OF PEACE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)

Airports located in Larchwood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Larchwood:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 20 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of South Dakota (about 53 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • South Dakota State University (about 63 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 68 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 77 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 81 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Buena Vista University (about 84 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)

Library in Larchwood:

  • LARCHWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $51,478; Location: 1020 BROADWAY; 14,904 books; 784 audio materials; 932 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Other airports near Larchwood: Zangger Vintage Airpark 1.2 miles east of Larchwood, Iowa ID 7IA2

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Larchwood: Larchwood Emergency Medical Services Incorporated (A), Larchwood Fire Station (B), Larchwood Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Larchwood include: United Church of Christ (A), English Lutheran Church (B), Saint Mary Parish (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Marys Cemetery (1), Larchwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Kyle Vanden Bosch - 2005 NFL player (Tennessee Titans, born: Nov 17, 1978).

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

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.8%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.8%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Larchwood (2011 data):

  • Security Savings Bank: at 430 Holder Street, branch established on 1920/06/14. Info updated 2007/06/01: Bank assets: $150.5 mil, Deposits: $120.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Larch Bancorporation Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Larchwood:

Marital status in Larchwood, IA
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Larchwood:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Iowa average:

10.5

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Larchwood, IA (based on Lyon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,63122
Evangelical Protestant3,19314
Catholic1,2663
Other1-
None1,490-
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
Lyon County:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Lyon County:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Lyon County:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.8%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

26.2%
State:

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

12.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Larchwood:

49.4%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Larchwood:

28.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Larchwood:

20.7%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Larchwood:

9.0%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Larchwood:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.0%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

58.0%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Larchwood:

77.8%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Larchwood, 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 7$3,864$6,6240$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,218$14,6160$0
Sewerage 1$1,187$14,2440$0
Water Supply 1$1,187$14,2440$0
Electric Power 1$1,227$14,7240$0
Local Libraries 1$4,874$58,4882$1,171
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$985
Totals for Government 12$13,557$13,5574$2,156

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $610,000 ($695.55)
    General - Other: $399,000 ($454.96)
    Regular Highways: $208,000 ($237.17)
    Sewerage: $159,000 ($181.30)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($167.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $145,000 ($165.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($76.40)
    Libraries: $62,000 ($70.70)
    Health - Other: $37,000 ($42.19)
    Central Staff Services: $28,000 ($31.93)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($28.51)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($21.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($15.96)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($11.40)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $7,000 ($7.98)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($2.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($6.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $148,000 ($168.76)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $99,000 ($112.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000 ($78.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($19.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $41,000 ($46.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $63,000 ($71.84)
    General Revenue - Other: $24,000 ($27.37)
    Rents: $14,000 ($15.96)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($6.84)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $803,000 ($915.62)
    Water Utilities: $140,000 ($159.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $345,000 ($393.39)
    Highways: $82,000 ($93.50)
  • Tax - Property: $292,000 ($332.95)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $84,000 ($95.78)
    Other License: $6,000 ($6.84)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $385,000 ($439.00)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $302,000 ($344.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $83,000 ($94.64)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,118,000 ($1274.80)

3.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,783 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
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 Sioux County, IA  0.85% ($48,595 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.82% ($36,694)


4.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  1.16% ($48,235 average AGI)
to Sioux County, IA  0.93% ($78,366)

Businesses in Larchwood, IA

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Larchwood:

  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KWSN (1230 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQAD (800 AM; 1 kW; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Larchwood:

  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KYBB (102.7 FM; CANTON, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/C COMPANY)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KRRO (103.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KKLS-FM (104.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KSOU-FM (93.9 FM; SIOUX CENTER, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • KIHK (106.9 FM; ROCK VALLEY, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KTWB (101.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDCR (88.5 FM; SIOUX CENTER, IA; Owner: DORDT COLLEGE, INC.)
  • K261CI (100.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG COMPANY)
  • KCFS (94.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SIOUX FALLS)
  • KCSD (90.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SIOUX FALLS)
  • KAUR (89.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE ASSOCIATION)
  • KRSD (88.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Larchwood:

  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K25AA (Channel 25; ROCK RAPIDS, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K56GF (Channel 56; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K53EG (Channel 53; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SIOUXLAND CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
  • KCSD-TV (Channel 23; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K48DK (Channel 48; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: STUART E. MOEN)
  • KXWB-LP (Channel 42; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Larchwood fatal accident list:

Jul 5, 2000 03:00 AM, Sr-9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 26.1mTotal length
  • 13,950Total average daily traffic
  • 1,246Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,950Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Larchwood, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Larchwood, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Larchwood)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Center Of Town (Lat: 43.453306 Lon: -96.429750), Call Sign: KUQ492,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHz, Grant Date: 06/28/2002, Expiration Date: 08/05/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2012, Registrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E. 3 Rd. St., Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • 1415 Grand Falls Blvd (Lat: 43.497833 Lon: -96.502833), Call Sign: WQNS518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.237 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 456.662 MHz, 456.737 MHz, 457.487 MHz, 457.687 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 457.762 MHz, 457.887 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2011, Expiration Date: 05/10/2021, Certifier: Scott Knutson, Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co, 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:
  • Lat: 43.497778 Lon: -96.503056, Call Sign: WQRF449,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 462.362 MHz, 467.362 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Certifier: Sharon Hasselhoff, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 43.490917 Lon: -96.408806, Call Sign: WQWR979,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.525 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: Ray C Metzger, Registrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • Lat: 43.496611 Lon: -96.371306, Call Sign: WQWX892,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.832 MHz, 159.645 MHz, 159.952 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/2015, Expiration Date: 12/22/2025, Certifier: Lynn Knoblock, Registrant: Lone Peak Licensing, LLC, Draper, UT 84020-1336, Phone: (801) 938-9346, Fax: (801) 938-9465, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • LARF365A0, Lat: 43.451028 Lon: -96.434250, 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:
  • LARF365A90, Lat: 43.451028 Lon: -96.434250, 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:
  • LARF365A180, Lat: 43.451028 Lon: -96.434250, 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:
  • LARF365A270, Lat: 43.451028 Lon: -96.434250, 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:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0MRF, Licensee ID: L00914784, Grant Date: 12/19/2014, Expiration Date: 12/19/2024, Registrant: Robert W Hinkhouse, 1128 Edgerley Street, Larchwood, IA 51241
  • Call Sign: KB0RVX, Licensee ID: L00964356, Grant Date: 05/23/2015, Expiration Date: 05/23/2025, Registrant: Kay C Hinkhouse, 1128 Edgerley St, Larchwood, IA 51241


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Larchwood)
Most common first names in Larchwood, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1478.2 years
John1283.8 years
Mary1078.8 years
Anna1084.1 years
Harry677.0 years
George680.7 years
Leo680.8 years
Lawrence671.2 years
Frank681.5 years
Paul571.4 years
Most common last names in Larchwood, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Grotewold1277.9 years
Kramer1078.8 years
Snyders1073.3 years
Reinke981.1 years
Schreurs883.5 years
Roemen875.0 years
Viereck775.6 years
Bruggeman780.0 years
Hecht682.5 years
Kerkvliet677.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Larchwood, IA
  • 80.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.8%Electricity
  • 5.6%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Larchwood, IA
  • 66.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.0%Utility gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 3.8%Other fuel


Larchwood 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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