Mapleton, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,217 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.1%
 
Males: 619  (50.9%)
Females: 598  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  44.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 51034.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $41,471 (it was $29,479 in 2000)
Mapleton:

$41,471
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $25,376 (it was $19,516 in 2000)

Mapleton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $86,169 (it was $53,200 in 2000)
Mapleton:

$86,169
IA:

$136,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $574.

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  • Races in Mapleton, IA (2010)

    Mapleton races chart
    • 1,16294.9%White alone
    • 201.6%Two or more races
    • 191.6%Hispanic
    • 110.9%Black alone
    • 100.8%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mapleton: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (54.2%), English (9.1%), Irish (7.1%), Danish (4.7%), Dutch (2.6%), Polish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/10/1870

Elevation: 1157 feet

Land area: 1.61 square miles.

Population density: 757 people per square mile   (low).

Mapleton,IA real estate house value index trend

Mapleton, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Mapleton:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mapleton city:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

31 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America).

This city:

2.1%
Iowa:

4.7%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mapleton, Iowa as of November 18, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Mapleton to the number of sex offenders is 618 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $907 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $843 (1.1%)

Mapleton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (38.6 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (63.5 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (417.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Danbury, IA (2.5 miles ), Smithland, IA (2.9 miles ), Rodney, IA (2.9 miles) , Castana, IA (3.0 miles) , Ute, IA (3.0 miles ), Oto, IA (3.1 miles) , Ricketts, IA (3.4 miles) , Charter Oak, IA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $214,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.16 N, Longitude: 95.79 W

Area code: 712

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

3.4%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +82 (+6.1%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Mapleton, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the Mapleton city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/26/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mapleton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 163.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 231.0 miles away from Mapleton center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 242.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from Mapleton center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monona County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mapleton topographic map

Birthplace of: Richard D. Kisling - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mapleton:

  • HEIGHTS HOME HEALTH (114 NORTH 4TH STREET, SUITE C)
  • MAPLE HEIGHTS (2 SUNRISE AVENUE)
  • MAPLE HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (TWO SUNRISE AVENUE)

airports located in Mapleton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mapleton:

  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 37 miles; Sioux City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,544)
  • Buena Vista University (about 45 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 61 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 62 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Creighton University (about 63 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Wayne State College (about 63 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 64 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)

Public high school in Mapleton:

Public elementary/middle school in Mapleton:

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Library in Mapleton:

  • FISHER-WHITING MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $67,466; Location: 609 COURTRIGHT; 15,525 books; 251 audio materials; 551 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Mapleton: Willow Vale Golf Club (A), Mapleton Grain Company Elevator (B), Mapleton Ambulance Service (C), Mapleton City Hall (D), Mapleton Community Center (E), Mapleton Police Department (F), Mapleton Public Library (G), Mapleton Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mapleton include: Faith Bible Church (A), Saint Matthew Lutheran Church (B), Saint Peter's United Church (C), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (D), Saint John's United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Heisler Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Monona 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 2015: 13.6%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
167 people in nursing homes in 2000

Mapleton, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Mapleton (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Mapleton: First State Bank Of Mapleton at 313 North Fourth Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2008/05/15: Bank assets: $46.8 mil, Deposits: $42.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Security National Corporation
  • Valley Bank & Trust: at 401 Main Street, branch established on 1878/10/03. Info updated 2006/10/05: Bank assets: $72.1 mil, Deposits: $60.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Beulah Bancorporation, Inc.
  • First State Bank: Mapleton Branch at 414 Main Street, branch established on 2006/04/03. Info updated 2008/08/28: Bank assets: $136.4 mil, Deposits: $118.6 mil, headquarters in Ida Grove, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mapleton city (based on Monona County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,51813
Evangelical Protestant1,7149
Catholic1,2074
Other11
None3,803-
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
Monona County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Monona County:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Monona County:

27.0%
Iowa:

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

16.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.8%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.3%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Mapleton:

29.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mapleton:

18.9%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mapleton:

41.0%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

55.0%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.1%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mapleton, 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$7,430$44,5800$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,990$47,8801$1,468
Health 0$0 16$7,244
Sewerage 1$3,328$39,9360$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$766
Water Supply 0$0 2$3,328
Electric Power 4$14,759$44,2770$0
Gas Supply 2$6,051$36,3060$0
Local Libraries 1$1,999$23,9882$1,815
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$675
Totals for Government 11$37,557$40,97123$15,296

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

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $35,000 ($28.76)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $736,000 ($604.77)
    General - Other: $194,000 ($159.41)
    Water Utilities: $189,000 ($155.30)
    Police Protection: $162,000 ($133.11)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($112.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $103,000 ($84.63)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($69.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($64.91)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($44.37)
    Health Services - Other: $52,000 ($42.73)
    Fire Protection: $26,000 ($21.36)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($17.26)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($12.33)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($6.57)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($4.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($23.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $88,000 ($72.31)
    Regular Highways: $26,000 ($21.36)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($5.75)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($2.47)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.64)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($1.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $382,000 ($313.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.47)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $16,000 ($13.15)
  • Charges - All Other: $201,000 ($165.16)
    Sewerage: $109,000 ($89.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($81.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($21.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $39,000 ($32.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $27,000 ($22.19)
    All Other: $23,000 ($18.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $111,000 ($91.21)
    Interest Earnings: $40,000 ($32.87)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $736,000 ($604.77)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($171.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $112,000 ($92.03)
    General Support: $31,000 ($25.47)
    All Other: $6,000 ($4.93)
  • Tax - Property: $399,000 ($327.86)
    Total General Sales: $68,000 ($55.88)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.82)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($47.66)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $532,000 ($437.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $334,000 ($274.45)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($25.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $198,000 ($162.70)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($22.19)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,209,000 ($993.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $9,000 ($7.40)

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Woodbury County, IA  1.58% ($29,879 average AGI)
from Crawford County, IA  0.38% ($58,929)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($14,990 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
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 Woodbury County, IA  2.22% ($-13,284 average AGI)
to Crawford County, IA  0.27% ($28,100)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mapleton:

  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mapleton:

  • KILV (107.5 FM; CASTANA, IA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KKIA (92.9 FM; IDA GROVE, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSEZ (97.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTFC (103.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)

TV broadcast stations around Mapleton:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)

Mapleton fatal accident list:

Oct 31, 2004 02:12 AM, Sr-175, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 3, 1990 08:10 AM, 141, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Oct 7, 1980 02:46 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 3,270Total average daily traffic
  • 359Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,990Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mapleton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Mapleton, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MAPLETON, 40240 185th Street (Lat: 42.089694 Lon: -95.763389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 134.4 m, Overall height: 138.7 m, Call Sign: WPNL635
    Assigned Frequencies: 6362.79 MHzGrant Date: 04/08/2008, Expiration Date: 03/23/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2015, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • MAPLETON, 40240 185th Street (Lat: 42.089694 Lon: -95.763389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 134.4 m, Overall height: 138.7 m, Call Sign: WQNH891
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6362.79 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/08/2011, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Mapleton Municipal Airport (Lat: 42.179167 Lon: -95.791944), Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WAM6, Licensee ID: L00075103
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHzGrant Date: 10/17/2006, Expiration Date: 10/07/2016Registrant: City Of Mapleton, 513 Main St, Mapleton, IA 51034, Phone: (712) 881-1351
  • Mapleton Airport (Lat: 42.180556 Lon: -95.794444), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB2012, Licensee ID: L00075103
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.33551 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2004, Expiration Date: 12/28/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2015Registrant: City Of Mapleton, 513 Main St, Mapleton, IA 51034, Phone: (712) 882-1351, Fax: (712) 882-2726, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA0OAY, Grant Date: 01/23/1997, Expiration Date: 01/23/2007, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2009, Registrant: Kenneth A Kafton, 11898 Willow Ave, Mapleton, IA 51034-7118
  • Call Sign: KB0HR, Licensee ID: L01215146, Grant Date: 11/21/2006, Expiration Date: 12/18/2016, Registrant: Robert G Rauterkus, 39756 Hwy E16, Mapleton, IA 51034
  • Call Sign: N0YBJ, Licensee ID: L00729159, Grant Date: 05/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/17/2023, Certifier: Guy R Wright, Registrant: Guy R Wright, 43094 110th St, Mapleton, IA 51034-7131

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-prop
    N-Number: 402F , Serial Number: 402A-1125
    Registrant (Corporation): Jdcwac LLC, Po Box 198, Mapleton, IA 51034
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER AIRCRAFT CORP G-164B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-prop
    N-Number: 43875 , Serial Number: 766B
    Registrant (Corporation): Jdcwac LLC, Po Box 198, Mapleton, IA 51034
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/29/1976
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-34AG (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 502WC , Serial Number: 502B-2830, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Sib Ag Aero LLC, Po Box 198, Mapleton, IA 51034
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE AVIATION BREEZE LX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5121F , Serial Number: 16505, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Flanigan Bros Inc, 12676 Redwood Ave, Mapleton, IA 51034
  • Aircraft: BELL OH-58A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: ALLISON T63-A-720 (420 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 59516 , Serial Number: 70-15516, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 03/28/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Agwerx Aviation Inc, Po Box 198, Mapleton, IA 51034
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7694T , Serial Number: 47294, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1960
    Registrant (Corporation): Stj Flying Service Inc, 38505 Highway 175, Mapleton, IA 51034

Most common first names in Mapleton, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2479.8 years
William2078.8 years
Mary1987.8 years
Anna1788.6 years
Helen1685.2 years
George1578.1 years
James1470.5 years
Robert1376.6 years
Donald1272.9 years
Lawrence1276.1 years
Most common last names in Mapleton, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Uhl2381.8 years
Jensen1380.0 years
Davis1066.9 years
Olson1084.0 years
Miller1078.9 years
Zediker1077.9 years
Rose981.2 years
Lee983.9 years
Brenner982.2 years
Meyer982.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Mapleton, IA
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1New Balance1
H&R Block1Nike1

Mapleton 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Mapleton on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in nursing homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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