Lidderdale, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 178 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.3%
 
Males: 91  (51.4%)
Females: 87  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  31.7 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip code: 51452

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,169 (it was $29,306 in 2000)
Lidderdale:

$48,169
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,141 (it was $13,513 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,956 (it was $47,800 in 2000)
Lidderdale:

$75,956
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $78,586; Detached houses: $78,072

Median gross rent in 2013: $326.

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    • 17999.4%White alone
    • 10.6%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lidderdale: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (65.9%), Irish (7.8%), English (5.4%), United States (3.9%), French Canadian (2.3%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/27/1905

Elevation: 1230 feet

Land area: 2.42 square miles.

Population density: 74 people per square mile   (very low).

Lidderdale, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Lidderdale:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lidderdale city:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 65.1%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 3.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $609 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $531 (0.7%)

Lidderdale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (59.5 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (87.2 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (365.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Glidden, IA (2.3 miles ), Carroll, IA (2.4 miles ), Lanesboro, IA (2.5 miles) , Ralston, IA (3.1 miles) , Auburn, IA (3.2 miles ), Lake City, IA (3.2 miles ), Willey, IA (3.2 miles) , Breda, IA (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 42.13 N, Longitude: 94.78 W

Area code: 712

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

3.2%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-7.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Public administration (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (3%)

Average climate in Lidderdale, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lidderdale-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Lidderdale city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1954, a category F4 tornado 11.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lidderdale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 78% 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 253.0 miles away from the city 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 214.6 miles away from Lidderdale center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 274.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 110.6 miles away from the city center
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 443.6 miles away from Lidderdale center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 143.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lidderdale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lidderdale:

  • NEW HOPE VILLAGE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • CARROLL HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • CARROLL AREA NURSING SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • IOWA HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • ULTIMATE NURSING SERVICES OF IOWA INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • ST ANTHONY'S REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CARROLL, IA)
  • ST ANTHONY HOME HEALTH/HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CARROLL, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lidderdale:

  • Iowa Central Community College (about 40 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,682)
  • Buena Vista University (about 42 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa State University (about 59 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 67 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 69 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 79 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 84 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

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Notable locations in Lidderdale: Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), Lidderdale Fire Department First Responders (B), Lidderdale City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lidderdale include: Immanuel Lutheran Church (A), Holy Family Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.6%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Lidderdale compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.3
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lidderdale city (based on Carroll County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,94314
Evangelical Protestant3,33618
Mainline Protestant2,86013
Other1961
None2,481-
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: 8
Carroll County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Carroll County:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

10.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

26.4%
Iowa:

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

13.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$625
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$280
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$200
Sewerage 0$0 2$400
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$525
Water Supply 0$0 2$725
Totals for Government 0$0 13$2,755

4.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,506 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
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 Polk County, IA  0.60% ($32,235 average AGI)
from Crawford County, IA  0.45% ($41,553)
from Sac County, IA  0.31% ($39,692)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,291 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
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 Polk County, IA  0.76% ($32,031 average AGI)
to Dallas County, IA  0.25% ($27,429)
to Douglas County, NE  0.25% ($41,095)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lidderdale:

  • KCIM (1380 AM; 1 kW; CARROLL, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lidderdale:

  • KWOI (90.7 FM; CARROLL, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KKRL (93.7 FM; CARROLL, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGRA (98.9 FM; JEFFERSON, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KIKD (106.7 FM; LAKE CITY, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKIA (92.9 FM; IDA GROVE, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Kim Hackett, 0.1 Mi S Of 160th St And Orange Ave (Lat: 42.120556 Lon: -94.813889), Type: 109.0, Overall height: 109 m
    Registrant: 2028574432, Pgutmann@wcsr.Com, 1401 I STREET, 7TH FLOOR
  • 0.1 Mi S Of 160th St And Orange Ave (Lat: 42.120556 Lon: -94.813889), Type: 109.0, Overall height: 109 m
    Registrant: 5152321430, , 415 MAIN ST

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 1/2 Blks N 1/2 W Of Post Ofc (Lat: 42.125250 Lon: -94.784972), Call Sign: WNLA394, Licensee ID: L00001196
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/30/1998, Expiration Date: 02/26/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2008
    Registrant: Breda Telephone Corp, 111 N 1st, Breda, IA 51436, Phone: (712) 673-2311

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KWOI Transmitter, 0.1 Mi S Of 160th St And Orange Ave (Lat: 42.120556 Lon: -94.813889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 109 m, Call Sign: WPXR443
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/2003, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Warren Madden
    Registrant: Carl E. Smith Consulting Engineers, 2324 N. Cleveland-Massillon Rd., Bath, OH 44210-0807, Phone: (330) 659-4440, Fax: (330) 659-9234

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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