Le Claire, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 3,929 (87% urban, 13% rural). Population change since 2000: +38.0%
Males: 2,113  (53.8%)
Females: 1,816  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52753.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $75,625 (it was $45,644 in 2000)
Le Claire:

$75,625
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $43,677 (it was $21,243 in 2000)

Le Claire city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $178,248 (it was $90,300 in 2000)
Le Claire:

$178,248
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $182,026; Detached houses: $188,610; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,109; In 2-unit structures: $77,041; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $141,906; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $114,747; Mobile homes: $29,671

Median gross rent in 2013: $671.

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  • Races in Le Claire, IA (2010)

    Le Claire races chart
    • 3,53593.9%White alone
    • 1133.0%Hispanic
    • 611.6%Two or more races
    • 350.9%Black alone
    • 160.4%Asian alone
    • 30.08%Other race alone
    • 20.05%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Le Claire: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.5%), Irish (15.0%), English (11.7%), United States (6.6%), Czech (4.0%), Swedish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 4.19 square miles.

Population density: 938 people per square mile   (low).

Le Claire,IA real estate house value index trend

Le Claire, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Le Claire:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Le Claire city:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

14 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Le Claire, Iowa as of September 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Le Claire to the number of sex offenders is 1,293 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,339 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,931 (2.1%)

Le Claire satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (12.7 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (113.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (139.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rapids City, IL (1.1 miles ), Port Byron, IL (1.4 miles ), Hampton, IL (1.9 miles ), Princeton, IA (2.3 miles ), Panorama Park, IA (2.4 miles) , Cordova, IL (2.4 miles ), Cleveland, IL (2.6 miles ), Carbon Cliff, IL (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 41.60 N, Longitude: 90.36 W

Area code: 563

Le Claire household income distribution Le Claire home values distribution

Crime rates in Le Claire by Year
Type 2002 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001
per 100,000 0.00.00.025.3
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 68167
per 100,000 210.0209.2408.4177.0
Burglaries 202513
per 100,000 700.052.3127.6328.7
Thefts 39162717
per 100,000 1,365.1418.4689.1429.8
Auto thefts 1012
per 100,000 35.00.025.550.6
Arson 0100
per 100,000 0.026.20.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 266.8) 154.164.6124.8103.7

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Crime rate in Le Claire detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Iowa average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+2.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Le Claire, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Le Claire-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Le Claire city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Le Claire-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% 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 253.8 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 232.1 miles away from Le Claire 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 76.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 284.7 miles away from the city 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 253.4 miles away from Le Claire center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 239.8 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 Scott County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Le Claire topographic map

Birthplace of: Buffalo Bill - Frontiersman.

Hospitals and medical centers near Le Claire:

  • RIVERVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PLEASANT VALLEY, IA)
  • FAMILY CARE SOLUTIONS LC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)
  • ASPEN REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • BETTENDORF HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)
  • QUAD CITIES KIDNEY CENTER SILVIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • ILLINI RESTORATIVE CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • GENESIS VNA AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)

Amtrak stations near Le Claire:

  • 13 miles: MOLINE (QUAD CITY AIRPORT, 2200 69TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: DAVENPORT (BURLINGTON DEPOT, 304 WEST RIVER DR.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plants near Le Claire:

  • 6 miles: Quad Cities 1 and 2 in Cordova, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Le Claire:

  • Black Hawk College (about 10 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 11 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Augustana College (about 13 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 13 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 13 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Ashford University (about 20 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • University of Iowa (about 62 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public elementary/middle schools in Le Claire:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • LeClaire hosts (in behalf of the Iowa side) the biggest tug of war across the Mississippi with Port Byron, IL. The "Tug Fest" held in August, is the only one if it's kind to be found anywhere along the Mississippi River.

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Notable locations in Le Claire: Le Claire (A), Scott County Library (B), Medic Emergency Medical Services Post 11 (C), Mississippi Valley Welcome Center (D), Le Claire Library (E), Le Claire City Hall (F), Le Claire Police Department (G), Le Claire Fire Department (H), Buffalo Bill Museum (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Le Claire include: New Life Community Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Calvary Chapel (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), Calvary Chapel (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), Le Claire Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Silver Creek (A), Sycamore Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Le Claire include: Scout Park (1), Huckleberry Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Buffalo Bill Museum of Leclaire Inc (200 North River Drive).

Hotels: Comfort Inn Riverview (902 Mississippi View Court), Super 8 Motel (1552 Welcome Center Court).

Scott 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 2013 was 68.9. This is about average.

City:

68.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.04
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.657. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.657
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.98
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.0%
(1.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Le Claire, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Le Claire (2011 data):

  • First Central State Bank: Le Claire Branch at 1291 Eagle Ridge Road, branch established on 2002/04/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $268.7 mil, Deposits: $207.2 mil, headquarters in De Witt, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ohnward Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Iowa average:

10.3

Le Claire travel time to work - commute Le Claire mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Le Claire city (based on Scott County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic30,50813
Mainline Protestant25,03148
Evangelical Protestant19,20672
Other2,59817
Black Protestant2,0584
None85,823-
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: 24
Scott County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Scott County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
Scott County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 126
Here:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

26.3%
Iowa:

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

13.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Le Claire:

50.3%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.5%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Le Claire:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.5%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Le Claire:

6.9%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Le Claire:

28.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Le Claire:

59.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.7%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Le Claire, 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
Financial Administration 2$9,531$57,1860$0
Other Government Administration 2$5,371$32,2260$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$32,322$48,4830$0
Police - Other 1$2,344$28,1280$0
Streets and Highways 4$14,611$43,8330$0
Sewerage 3$10,571$42,2840$0
Local Libraries 3$6,097$24,3880$0
Totals for Government 23$80,847$42,1810$0

Le Claire government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $635,000 ($161.62)
    Regular Highways: $582,000 ($148.13)
    Water Utilities: $196,000 ($49.89)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($11.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($5.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $430,000 ($109.44)
    Sewerage: $337,000 ($85.77)
    Water Utilities: $223,000 ($56.76)
    Regular Highways: $194,000 ($49.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $139,000 ($35.38)
    Financial Administration: $101,000 ($25.71)
    Libraries: $77,000 ($19.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $72,000 ($18.33)
    Fire Protection: $71,000 ($18.07)
    General - Other: $66,000 ($16.80)
    Central Staff Services: $25,000 ($6.36)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($3.31)
    Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($0.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $183,000 ($46.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $50,000 ($12.73)
    Housing & Community Development: $50,000 ($12.73)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($8.14)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($5.09)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($4.33)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($2.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($2.55)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($1.27)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $685,000 ($174.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $116,000 ($29.52)

Le Claire government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $328,000 ($83.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $139,000 ($35.38)
    All Other: $11,000 ($2.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.27)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $12,000 ($3.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($7.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $790,000 ($201.07)
    Interest Earnings: $36,000 ($9.16)
    Rents: $31,000 ($7.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $245,000 ($62.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $230,000 ($58.54)
    General Support: $36,000 ($9.16)
    All Other: $7,000 ($1.78)
  • Tax - Property: $1,347,000 ($342.84)
    Total General Sales: $327,000 ($83.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $110,000 ($28.00)
    Public Utilities: $54,000 ($13.74)
    NEC: $5,000 ($1.27)

Le Claire government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,027,000 ($515.91)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,400,000 ($865.36)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $485,000 ($123.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,436,000 ($874.52)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,054,000 ($268.26)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $875,000 ($222.70)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $449,000 ($114.28)
    Water Utilities: $98,000 ($24.94)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $628,000 ($159.84)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $366,000 ($93.15)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $127,000 ($32.32)

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,830 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Iowa average:

5.75%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,049 average AGI)
Scott County:

0.07%
Iowa average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Rock Island County, IL  1.28% ($43,038 average AGI)
from Clinton County, IA  0.28% ($31,717)
from Muscatine County, IA  0.19% ($36,438)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Iowa average:

5.94%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($807 average AGI)
Scott County:

0.10%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rock Island County, IL  0.93% ($34,417 average AGI)
to Johnson County, IA  0.20% ($35,279)
to Clinton County, IA  0.19% ($39,992)

Strongest AM radio stations in Le Claire:

  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1 kW; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WFXN (1230 AM; 1 kW; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Le Claire:

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K276DE (103.1 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: POWER DU PREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: ST. AMBROSE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Le Claire:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
Le Claire fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Le Claire fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 400Total average daily traffic
  • 538Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Le Claire)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 900 Eagle Ridge Rd (Lat: 41.589472 Lon: -90.367639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPJT281
    Assigned Frequencies: 1.61000 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 10/15/2021, Certifier: Vern SpringRegistrant: Mississippi Valley Welcome Center, 900 Eagle Ridge Rd, Le Claire, IA 52753, Phone: (563) 289-6004
  • LeClaire HBD, Along Cp Rail Tracks Davenport Sub Mi 179.2 (S Cody Rd X S 8th Street) (Lat: 41.589111 Lon: -90.351972), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQWE341
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz, 161.085 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2015, Expiration Date: 07/29/2025, Certifier: Celina KawasimaRegistrant: Dakota Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation, 120 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402, Phone: (403) 319-6007, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • IA TOWER, Hwy 67, 4 Miles North Of Le Claire (Lat: 41.659194 Lon: -90.344583), Type: Upole, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WPXZ840
    Assigned Frequencies: 6728.12 MHz, 6743.12 MHzGrant Date: 06/19/2013, Expiration Date: 07/08/2023, Certifier: John A HamiltonRegistrant: Midamerican Energy Co, 4299 Urbandale Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322-7298, Phone: (515) 242-4375, Email:
  • SycDerby, Lat: 41.599750 Lon: -90.385111, Type: Silo, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WQKP533
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/04/2009, Expiration Date: 08/04/2019, Certifier: Alan C DerbyshireRegistrant: Derbynet, LLC., 700 16th Ave, East Moline, IL 61244, Phone: (309) 755-2662, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Le Claire)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 195FA , Serial Number: 18281095, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Pat Pinkston, 10 Country Club Ct, Le Claire, IA 52753
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3287M , Serial Number: 12-2038, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1956
    Registrant (Individual): George B Millar, 21251 Great River Rd, Le Claire, IA 52753
  • Aircraft: PLUNKETT ANDREW W GLASAIR I TD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 466DM , Serial Number: 446, Airworthiness Date: 11/19/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 28047 230th St, Le Claire, IA 52753
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5788H , Serial Number: 16-404, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1984
    Registrant (Co-Owned): George B Millar, 21251 Great River Rd, Le Claire, IA 52753, Other Owners: Jody G Millar

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$169,28633$221,645155$218,86311$65,2534$101,645
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$118,7002$379,6058$183,4490$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$141,3302$385,34517$251,5122$37,0751$226,610
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$293,62021$209,4731$134,0200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$193,0200$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$215,5247$201,003
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$186,2351$233,580
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$228,7001$85,980
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$64,050
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Le Claire, Iowa:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites-Riverview, 902 Mississippi View Ct, Le Claire, Iowa 52753 , Phone: (563) 289-4747, Fax: (563) 289-5535
  • Holiday Inn Express Le Claire, 1201 Canal Shore Dr, Le Claire, Iowa 52753 , Phone: (563) 289-9978, Fax: (563) 289-9076
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Le Claire, Iowa
Most common first names in Le Claire, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2167.1 years
William1776.6 years
Helen1784.0 years
James1675.3 years
Mary1577.5 years
George1478.6 years
John1475.8 years
Dorothy1279.3 years
Charles1271.9 years
Donald1066.4 years
Most common last names in Le Claire, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1181.3 years
Holst883.0 years
Miller880.7 years
Hamilton775.9 years
Scharff775.7 years
Smith674.8 years
Hall565.2 years
Fullmer562.4 years
Clark582.0 years
Auliff579.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
Businesses in Le Claire, IA
NameCountNameCount
Comfort Inn1Subway1
Holiday Inn1Super 81
McDonald's1

Le Claire compared to Iowa state average:

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

Le Claire on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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