Manchester, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 5,087 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.2%
 
Males: 2,436  (47.9%)
Females: 2,651  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52057.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,789 (it was $31,099 in 2000)
Manchester:

$45,789
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,450 (it was $18,811 in 2000)

Manchester city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,050 (it was $74,400 in 2000)
Manchester:

$100,050
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $576.

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  • Races in Manchester, IA (2010)

    Manchester races chart
    • 5,02397.0%White alone
    • 480.9%Hispanic
    • 420.8%Two or more races
    • 300.6%Black alone
    • 200.4%Asian alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Manchester: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (41.7%), Irish (15.6%), English (8.3%), United States (4.2%), Dutch (2.6%), Norwegian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/19/1864

Elevation: 941 feet

Land area: 4.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,233 people per square mile   (low).

Manchester,IA real estate house value index trend

Manchester, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Manchester:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Manchester city:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

52 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Manchester, Iowa as of June 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Manchester to the number of sex offenders is 394 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,669 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,389 (1.5%)

Manchester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (36.4 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (112.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (198.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Delaware, IA (2.4 miles) , Masonville, IA (2.6 miles) , Delhi, IA (2.8 miles ), Dundee, IA (2.8 miles) , Greeley, IA (3.0 miles ), Ryan, IA (3.1 miles ), Earlville, IA (3.1 miles ), Edgewood, IA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $209,200
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $166,400
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $165,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.49 N, Longitude: 91.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,479 (+28.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,374 (57.6%)

Area code: 563

Manchester household income distribution Manchester home values distribution

Crime rates in Manchester by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.038.70.00.0
Rapes 1100040331130
per 100,000 19.019.10.00.00.080.70.062.161.519.219.358.80.0
Robberies 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.019.30.00.0
Assaults 911711132219281725151013
per 100,000 170.6210.5135.7215.5254.9443.7391.4579.2348.4480.2290.2196.0255.2
Burglaries 19143920161022171513141816
per 100,000 360.1267.9756.3391.8313.7201.7453.2351.7307.4249.7270.9352.7314.0
Thefts 55687554545042355549646772
per 100,000 1,042.51,301.21,454.31,057.81,058.61,008.5865.3724.01,127.0941.21,238.41,313.01,413.2
Auto thefts 3477264738444
per 100,000 56.976.5135.7137.139.2121.082.4144.861.5153.777.478.478.5
Arson 0001110210020
per 100,000 0.00.00.019.619.620.20.041.420.50.00.039.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 120.6134.2149.0123.7118.3217.2151.1230.5190.2178.7231.2169.6135.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Manchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Iowa average:

1.70
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +57 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Manchester, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Manchester, Iowa average temperatures Manchester, Iowa average precipitation Manchester, Iowa humidity Manchester, Iowa wind speed Manchester, Iowa snowfall Manchester, Iowa sunshine Manchester, Iowa clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Manchester-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Manchester city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Manchester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% 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 336.3 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 315.2 miles away from Manchester 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 149.4 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 366.7 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 336.1 miles away from Manchester center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 322.1 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 Delaware County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manchester topographic map

Birthplace of: Ray Zirkelbach - Iowa politician, Robert Gallery - 2005 NFL player (Oakland Raiders, born: Jul 26, 1980), Judge McCredie - Baseball player, Mike Haight - Football player, Mike Hawker - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Manchester:

  • REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, 709 W MAIN)
  • DELAWARE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (709 WEST MAIN STREET)
  • GOOD NEIGHBOR HOME (105 MCCARREN DRIVE)
  • TRI- STATE DIALYSIS - MANCHESTER (709 W. MAIN)
  • REGIONAL MEDICAL HOME CARE (712 WEST MAIN STREET BOX 359)

airports located in Manchester:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manchester:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 31 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 41 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 45 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 52 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 52 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 53 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • University of Iowa (about 58 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public high school in Manchester:

Public elementary/middle schools in Manchester:

See full list of schools located in Manchester

Library in Manchester:

  • MANCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $274,096; Location: 304 N FRANKLIN ST; 38,389 books; 2,282 audio materials; 2,732 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 100 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Manchester: Delaware County Fairgrounds (A), Manchester (B), Delaware County Sheriffs Office (C), Manchester Police Department (D), Manchester Public Library (E), Delaware County Courthouse (F), Manchester Fire Department and First Responders (G), Manchester City Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Manchester include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Community Congregational Church (D), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (E), First Lutheran Church (F), Plymouth Brethren Gospel Hall (G), Our Saviour's Lutheran Church (H), New Life Assembly of God Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakland Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Manchester include: Beckman Sport Complex (1), Seibert Park (2), Denton Park (3), Central Park (4), Tirrill Park (5), Joseph J Baum Memorial Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Stagecoach Inn Museum (1363 Candle Road).

Hotels: Days Inn (1220 West Marion Street), Super 8 Motel of Manchester (1020 West Main Street), East Inn (948 East Main Street), Super 8 Manchester Ia (1020 West Main).

Courts: Juvenile Court Services (106 South Tama Street), Delaware County - Clerk Of District Court (Courthouse), Delaware County - Community Life- Clerk Of District Court Of See Iowa State Of Co (204 East Main Street).

Delaware 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 56.8. This is better than average.

City:

56.8
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.43. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.43
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.89
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.5%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 37.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.3%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Manchester in 2000:

  • 123 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Manchester, Iowa environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Banks with branches in Manchester (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: at 300 East Main Street, branch established on 1945/01/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.9 mil, Deposits: $130.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Delaware Service Company
  • Citizens State Bank: Peoples Manchester Branch at 1218 West Main Street, branch established on 1955/10/03. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $316.8 mil, Deposits: $266.0 mil, headquarters in Monticello, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Herky Hawk Financial Corp.,
  • Farmers & Merchants Savings Bank: at Main And Franklin Streets, branch established on 1925/07/20. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $336.5 mil, Deposits: $278.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Dunn Investment Co.
  • Community Savings Bank: Manchester Branch at 201 East Main Street, branch established on 1879/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $317.9 mil, Deposits: $255.5 mil, headquarters in Edgewood, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manchester city (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,4949
Mainline Protestant4,01616
Evangelical Protestant7555
Other1881
None5,311-
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: 4
Delaware County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Delaware County:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

27.8%
Iowa:

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

9.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Manchester:

51.4%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.6%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Manchester:

21.1%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Manchester:

9.0%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Manchester:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Manchester:

37.3%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Manchester:

57.8%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Manchester:

77.9%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Manchester, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$18,066$54,1987$1,011
Police Protection - Officers 9$36,217$48,2890$0
Police - Other 6$18,389$36,7780$0
Streets and Highways 5$18,773$45,0550$0
Sewerage 2$9,365$56,1900$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,067$42,4021$877
Water Supply 2$10,111$60,6660$0
Local Libraries 4$11,759$35,2775$3,244
Other and Unallocable 1$5,055$60,6602$1,065
Totals for Government 35$134,802$46,21815$6,197

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
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 Dubuque County, IA  0.72% ($35,939 average AGI)
from Clayton County, IA  0.64% ($43,727)
from Linn County, IA  0.63% ($32,605)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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 Linn County, IA  1.27% ($38,591 average AGI)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.77% ($32,396)
to Clayton County, IA  0.42% ($29,517)

Strongest AM radio stations in Manchester:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manchester:

  • KMCH (94.7 FM; MANCHESTER, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KDST (99.3 FM; DYERSVILLE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Manchester:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
Manchester fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Manchester fatal accident list:

Mar 24, 2011 08:08 PM, N Brewer St, Main St, Lat: 42.48421, Lon: -91.45422, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1989 02:05 AM, 13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 1986 08:15 PM, W. Acres, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1986 07:02 PM, Hwy 13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1976 01:41 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1975 01:41 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 61m200ftTotal length
  • 31,060Total average daily traffic
  • 3,904Total average daily truck traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Manchester and their reported violations in the past:

MANCHESTER LIVESTOCK AUCTION (Population served: 123, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2009)
  • MCL, Single Sample - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-02-2007), St Formal NOV issued (APR-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2007)
  • MCL, Single Sample - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2008)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2006 and MAY-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2006)
  • 15 routine major monitoring violations
  • 15 regular monitoring violations
TWIN BRIDGES PARK - DELAWARE C.C.B. (Address: 2379 JEFFERSON RD , Population served: 61, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
PIN OAK PUB & LINKS (Address: 985 E MAIN , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TURTLE CREEK PARK - DELAWARE C.C.B. (Address: 2379 JEFFERSON RD , Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2013)
MANCHESTER FISH HATCHERY (Address: 22693 205TH AVE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Manchester, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5275.6 years
William4976.9 years
Mary4581.0 years
Robert4269.1 years
Helen3778.7 years
Donald3671.6 years
George3381.4 years
Joseph3278.3 years
Walter3178.0 years
Harold2978.6 years
Most common last names in Manchester, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3179.2 years
Miller2479.9 years
Johnson2383.3 years
Robinson2082.6 years
Wilson2075.1 years
Cole1774.3 years
Brown1680.9 years
Lubben1480.0 years
Heiserman1473.1 years
Monaghan1277.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Manchester, IA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1New Balance1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SAS Shoes1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 81
Hardee's1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets4

Manchester compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Manchester on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time local library workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
There are 20 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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  • Mart E. Ward (8)
  • Jerry York (3)
  • Justin J. Turnis (2)
  • Jason Nolz (2)
  • Andrew M. Holverson (2)
  • Jason Nicholas Nolz (1)
  • Jay Koester (1)
  • George Wall (1)
  • David A. Cabalka (1)
  • Henderson Products, Inc. (1)

Total of 21 patent applications in 2008-2016.