Maloy, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 29 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.6%
 
Males: 16  (57.9%)
Females: 13  (42.1%)
Median resident age:  28.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip code: 50836

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,671 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Maloy:

$47,671
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,266 (it was $10,386 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $64,292 (it was $23,500 in 2000)
Maloy:

$64,292
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $82,526; Detached houses: $82,628
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Maloy: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (50.0%), Irish (16.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/18/1801

Elevation: 1110 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 47 people per square mile   (very low).

Maloy, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Maloy:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 23.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maloy city:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 83.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Maloy city:  0.8% ($199)
Iowa:  1.3% ($1,077)

Maloy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (67.3 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (92.9 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (359.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Benton, IA (1.9 miles) , Delphos, IA (2.0 miles) , Redding, IA (2.2 miles) , Blockton, IA (2.3 miles) , Clearfield, IA (3.0 miles ), Irena, MO (3.1 miles) , Mount Ayr, IA (3.1 miles ), Athelstan, IA (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 40.67 N, Longitude: 94.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 641

Maloy household income distribution Maloy home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-22.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (40%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Maloy, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Maloy-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Maloy city center injured one person and caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/2/1980, a category F4 tornado 26.2 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maloy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 78% 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 380.4 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 59.7 miles away from Maloy 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 370.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 357.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 377.2 miles away from Maloy center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.7 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 Ringgold County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Maloy:

  • CLEARVIEW HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUNT AYR, IA)
  • CLEARVIEW HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CLEARFIELD, IA)
  • RINGGOLD COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MOUNT AYR, IA)
  • MOUNT AYR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MOUNT AYR, IA)
  • RINGGOLD COUNTY HOSPITAL DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; MOUNT AYR, IA)
  • RINGGOLD COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MOUNT AYR, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maloy:

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 34 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 67 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 73 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Drake University (about 76 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 83 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 84 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Bellevue University (about 86 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)

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Ringgold 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 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  83.3%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Maloy city (based on Ringgold County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,18715
Evangelical Protestant7239
Other1581
Catholic1031
None1,960-
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: 2
Ringgold County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Ringgold County:

13.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

17.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Ringgold County:

27.1%
Iowa:

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

18.4%
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 0$0 1$20
Totals for Government 0$0 1$20

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
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 Decatur County, IA  0.57% ($19,500 average AGI)


6.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,167 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
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 Union County, IA  0.96% ($17,824 average AGI)
to Polk County, IA  0.90% ($28,688)

Strongest AM radio stations in Maloy:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 120Total average daily traffic
  • 24Total average daily truck traffic
  • 120Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N9YTI, Licensee ID: L01098081, Grant Date: 09/10/2014, Expiration Date: 10/14/2024, Certifier: Jiro Kanno, Registrant: Jiro Kanno, 108 Hillcrest Dr, Maloy, IA 50836

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (57%)
  • Electricity (29%)

Maloy compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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