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Population in 2012: 284 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.1%
 

Males: 138  (48.6%)
Females: 146  (51.4%)

Median resident age:  40.8 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip codes: 50453.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,481 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Leland:

$38,481
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,529

Leland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $71,878 (it was $52,100 in 2000)
Leland:

$71,878
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $66,970; Detached houses: $68,049; Mobile homes: $23,787

Median gross rent in 2012: $702.

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  • White alone - 263 (91.0%)
  • Hispanic - 16 (5.5%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (1.4%)
  • Black alone - 3 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.3%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Leland: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (29.0%), Norwegian (17.9%), Czech (6.6%), Irish (6.1%), United States (4.5%), English (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/28/1895

Land area: 1.53 square miles.

Population density: 185 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Leland:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leland city:

  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 50.4%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

54 residents are foreign born (9.3% Latin America, 3.9% Europe).

This city:  15.2%
Iowa:  3.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $810 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $940 (1.4%)

Leland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (75.4 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (114.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (320.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Forest City, IA (2.2 miles ), Thompson, IA (2.7 miles ), Lake Mills, IA (2.8 miles ), Joice, IA (3.1 miles ), Scarville, IA (3.1 miles) , Miller, IA (3.2 miles) , Crystal Lake, IA (3.3 miles ), Hayfield, IA (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 43.33 N, Longitude: 93.64 W

Area code: 641

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.1%
Iowa:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-19.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Assemblers and fabricators (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Child care workers (10%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)

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Tornado activity:

Leland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/14/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Leland city center killed 6 people and injured 172 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Winnebago County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leland topographic map

Birthplace of: Terry Branstad - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Leland:

  • WINNEBAGO COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FOREST CITY, IA)

Political contributions by individuals in Leland, IA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leland:

  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 60 miles; Mankato, MN; Full-time enrollment: 12,138)
  • South Central College (about 62 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,118)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 66 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 3,064)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 71 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 78 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 3,599)
  • St. Olaf College (about 82 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,028)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 83 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,923)

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Notable locations in Leland: Northland Cooperative Elevator (A), Leland City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Leland: Our Saviours Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Leland: Ambroson Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Winnebago County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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AQI  SO2 PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.5. This is better than average.
City:

25.5
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.136
U.S.:

2.879
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 27.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

27.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

11.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.7%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Leland, IA

Leland compared to Iowa state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Leland travel time to work - commute


Leland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Leland city (based on Winnebago County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.95%
Here86.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchReformed Church in AmericaBaptist General Conference
Adherents61.0%13.9%11.6%3.9%3.8%
Congregations42.3%15.4%11.5%3.8%3.8%
Name Additional (Not in any CCC Body) Congregational Christian ChurchesConservative Congregational Christian ConferenceNorth American Baptist ConferenceGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents1.5%1.4%1.0%1.0%0.9%
Congregations3.8%3.8%3.8%3.8%7.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Winnebago County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Winnebago County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Winnebago County:

27.0%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
State:

14.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,060
Water Supply 1$2,728$32,7360$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$534
Totals for Government 1$2,728$32,7362$1,594

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $46,000 ($161.97)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($130.28)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($102.11)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($88.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($52.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($52.82)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($24.65)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($14.08)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($14.08)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($3.52)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $4,000 ($14.08)
    General: $4,000 ($14.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $47,000 ($165.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($10.56)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $32,000 ($112.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($59.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $18,000 ($63.38)
    Rents: $1,000 ($3.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($105.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000 ($73.94)
    General Support: $3,000 ($10.56)
  • Tax - Property: $37,000 ($130.28)
    Total General Sales: $17,000 ($59.86)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.52)

Leland government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($183.10)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($172.54)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($10.56)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $77,000 ($271.13)

4.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,349 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Iowa average:

6.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hancock County, IA  0.73% ($28,031 average AGI)
from Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.57% ($25,840)
from Worth County, IA  0.37% ($25,375)


7.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,057 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Iowa average:

6.47%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.85% ($30,026 average AGI)
to Hancock County, IA  0.76% ($27,853)
to Worth County, IA  0.53% ($25,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leland:

  • KGLO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KLGA (1600 AM; 5 kW; ALGONA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leland:

  • KZOW (91.9 FM; FOREST CITY, IA; Owner: WALDORF COLLEGE)
  • KIAI (93.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KBDC (88.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KAUS-FM (99.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KIOW (107.3 FM; FOREST CITY, IA; Owner: PILOT KNOB BROADCASTING)
  • KCPI (94.9 FM; ALBERT LEA, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KYTC (102.7 FM; NORTHWOOD, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KLKK (103.7 FM; CLEAR LAKE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Leland:

  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KAAL (Channel 6; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: KAAL-TV, LLC)
  • K60FY (Channel 60; FROST, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K14KD (Channel 14; FROST, MN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K27FI (Channel 27; FROST, MN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K31EF (Channel 31; FROST, MN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K36FI (Channel 36; FROST, MN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K58FC (Channel 58; FROST, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K62FH (Channel 62; FROST, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K65FW (Channel 65; FROST, MN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 43722 150th Ave (Lat: 43.392806 Lon: -93.677194), Call Sign: WQCK617
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.720 MHz, 159.720 MHz, 159.945 MHz, 159.945 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/25/2005, Expiration Date: 03/25/2015, Certifier: Carl L Wagner
    Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co., 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N0BEW, Licensee ID: L00822596
    Grant Date: 03/01/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014, Certifier: Jerome A Nyguard
    Registrant: Jerome A Nyguard, 20249b 400th, Leland, IA 50453
  • Call Sign: N0BTZ, Licensee ID: L00991445
    Grant Date: 03/16/2005, Expiration Date: 05/16/2015, Certifier: Ruth E Nyguard
    Registrant: Ruth E Nyguard, 20249b 400th St, Leland, IA 50453

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • 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: 3080M , Serial Number: 12-1768, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Dale L Zingg, 40684 150th Ave, Leland, IA 50453
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 70000 , Serial Number: 17267178, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Philip W Carson, 14343 410th St, Leland, IA 50453


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1


Most common first names in Leland, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Helen574.8 years
Melvin574.0 years
Robert565.2 years
Clarence471.0 years
Mary483.0 years
William484.0 years
Clara376.3 years
Edward373.3 years
Ida382.7 years
Arnold385.0 years
Most common last names in Leland, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ambroson881.4 years
Olson881.4 years
Peterson873.8 years
Flugum774.9 years
Holland786.4 years
Anderson572.8 years
Carlson580.4 years
Charlson574.0 years
Thorson578.0 years
Haugen478.0 years

Leland on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Transportation equipment"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Transportation equipment"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Therapists"
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