Larchwood, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 880 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.7%
 
Males: 434  (49.4%)
Females: 446  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  32.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 51241.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,284 (it was $42,250 in 2000)
Larchwood:

$55,284
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,836 (it was $21,092 in 2000)

Larchwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $123,531 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
Larchwood:

$123,531
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $129,816; Detached houses: $130,652; Mobile homes: $54,442

Median gross rent in 2013: $582.

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  • Races in Larchwood, IA (2013)

    Larchwood races chart
    • 94694.0%White alone
    • 414.1%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Larchwood: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Dutch (19.1%), Norwegian (12.9%), Irish (11.4%), United States (5.0%), Danish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/6/1892

Elevation: 1472 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 907 people per square mile   (low).

Larchwood,IA real estate house value index trend

Larchwood, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Larchwood:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Larchwood city:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Larchwood, Iowa as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Larchwood to the number of sex offenders is 445 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,248 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,380 (1.0%)

Larchwood satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.45 N, Longitude: 96.43 W

Area code: 712

Larchwood household income distribution Larchwood home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.4%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Larchwood, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 the city 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 the city 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 the city 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 Larchwood 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 (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Larchwood topographic map

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

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

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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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 88.1. This is about average.

City:

88.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.189. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.189
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.23
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.489. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.489
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.24
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.0%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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

Larchwood compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (64%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Other fuel (7%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Larchwood city (based on Lyon County data)

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.
Iowa:

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

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

26.2%
Iowa:

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

12.2%
State:

14.5%
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
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$985
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
Totals for Government 12$13,557$13,5574$2,156

Larchwood government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $366,000 ($415.91)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $341,000 ($387.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $68,000 ($77.27)
    General - Other: $54,000 ($61.36)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($50.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($31.82)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($28.41)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($28.41)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($23.86)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($21.59)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($17.05)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($17.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($7.95)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($6.82)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($5.68)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($2.27)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $21,000 ($23.86)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($17.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $58,000 ($65.91)

Larchwood government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $42,000 ($47.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($36.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($5.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($11.36)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($5.68)
    Rents: $3,000 ($3.41)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $387,000 ($439.77)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($90.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $345,000 ($392.05)
    Highways: $63,000 ($71.59)
    General Support: $12,000 ($13.64)
  • Tax - Property: $155,000 ($176.14)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.27)

Larchwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $415,000 ($471.59)

4.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.83%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.92% ($32,077 average AGI)
from Sioux County, IA  0.85% ($43,611)


4.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.83%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.99% ($62,238 average AGI)
to Sioux County, IA  0.92% ($39,564)
to Lincoln County, SD  0.33% ($66,500)

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, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 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:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0NYV, Licensee ID: L00933558
    Grant Date: 10/28/2004, Expiration Date: 10/28/2014
    Registrant: Richard S Hinkhouse, 1128 Edgerley St, Larchwood, IA 51241
  • Call Sign: KB0RVX, Licensee ID: L00964356
    Grant Date: 01/13/2005, Expiration Date: 04/03/2015
    Registrant: Kay C Hinkhouse, 1128 Edgerley St, Larchwood, IA 51241
  • Call Sign: W0VH, Previous Call Sign: NJ0I, Licensee ID: L00124751
    Grant Date: 06/07/2006, Expiration Date: 07/26/2016
    Registrant: Le Mar D Van Heuveln, 1368 Cleveland Avenue, Larchwood, IA 51241


FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Larchwood)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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

Businesses in Larchwood, IA

  • True Value: 1

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