Martensdale, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 464 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 208  (44.9%)
Females: 256  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  33.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50160.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,410 (it was $41,250 in 2000)
Martensdale:

$55,410
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,881 (it was $16,638 in 2000)

Martensdale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $122,102 (it was $84,500 in 2000)
Martensdale:

$122,102
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $581.

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  • Races in Martensdale, IA (2010)

    Martensdale races chart
    • 45397.4%White alone
    • 91.9%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Martensdale: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.3%), Irish (16.7%), United States (12.7%), Dutch (7.7%), English (4.4%), Norwegian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/29/1920

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,228 people per square mile   (low).

Martensdale,IA real estate house value index trend

Martensdale, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Martensdale:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Martensdale city:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 22.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,956 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,009 (1.5%)

Martensdale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (16.3 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (118.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (315.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bevington, IA (1.7 miles) , St. Marys, IA (2.1 miles) , Spring Hill, IA (2.3 miles) , St. Charles, IA (2.6 miles ), Patterson, IA (2.7 miles) , Cumming, IA (2.8 miles) , Norwalk, IA (2.9 miles ), Indianola, IA (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $20,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $235,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 93.74 W

Area code: 641

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

2.9%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-4.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Martensdale, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Martensdale-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Martensdale city center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Martensdale-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 80% 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 370.4 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 356.4 miles away from Martensdale 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 367.8 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 107.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 318.7 miles away from Martensdale center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 251.1 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 Warren County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Martensdale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Martensdale:

  • NORWALK NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NORWALK, IA)
  • REGENCY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NORWALK, IA)
  • THE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • WARREN COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - INDIANOLA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • EASTON GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES -WEST DES MOINES (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WEST DES MOINES, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Martensdale:

  • Drake University (about 17 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 25 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 46 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 74 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 81 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 93 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Truman State University (about 102 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)

Public high school in Martensdale:

Public elementary/middle school in Martensdale:

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Notable locations in Martensdale: Martensdale Fire and Rescue Department (A), Martensdale City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Martensdale include: Martensdale Community Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Warren 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 63.9. This is about average.

City:

63.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.210. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.0403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0403
U.S.:

1.9118

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.9%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.4%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Martensdale (2011 data):

  • City State Bank: - Martensdale Office at 368 N Hwy 28, branch established on 2010/06/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $236.0 mil, Deposits: $196.7 mil, headquarters in Norwalk, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Albrecht Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Martensdale city (based on Warren County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,12329
Catholic4,6466
Evangelical Protestant4,22228
Other3313
None27,903-
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: 5
Warren County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Warren County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Warren County:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

30.6%
Iowa:

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

14.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Martensdale:

56.9%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Martensdale:

58.3%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Martensdale:

28.5
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Martensdale:

17.5%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Martensdale:

5.8%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Martensdale:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.6%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Martensdale:

63.1%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.8%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Martensdale, 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
Other Government Administration 1$1,595$19,1406$910
Streets and Highways 1$3,887$46,6440$0
Totals for Government 2$5,482$32,8926$910

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($60.34)
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $75,000 ($161.64)
    Water Utilities: $53,000 ($114.22)
    Regular Highways: $44,000 ($94.83)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($40.95)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($34.48)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($21.55)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($17.24)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($15.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($2.16)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($15.09)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $11,000 ($23.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $42,000 ($90.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($12.93)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $37,000 ($79.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $58,000 ($125.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($30.17)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($10.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($155.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $37,000 ($79.74)
    General Support: $6,000 ($12.93)
  • Tax - Property: $68,000 ($146.55)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.16)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($213.36)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $118,000 ($254.31)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $25,000 ($53.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $127,000 ($273.71)
    Water Utilities: $95,000 ($204.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $16,000 ($34.48)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($8.62)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $406,000 ($875.00)

6.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,461 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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  3.29% ($42,170 average AGI)
from Dallas County, IA  0.32% ($45,709)
from Madison County, IA  0.22% ($40,658)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,233 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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  3.35% ($33,308 average AGI)
to Dallas County, IA  0.41% ($43,625)
to Story County, IA  0.17% ($26,966)

Strongest AM radio stations in Martensdale:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KWKY (1150 AM; 1 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: PUTBRESE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXLQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Martensdale:

  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KZZQ (99.5 FM; WINTERSET, IA; Owner: POSITIVE IMPACT MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJJC (107.1 FM; OSCEOLA, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSTM (88.9 FM; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: SIMPSON COLLEGE)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKRF (107.9 FM; STUART, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWDM (88.7 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: W. DES MOINES COMM. SCHOOL DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Martensdale:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K29EA (Channel 29; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

Martensdale fatal accident list:

May 22, 1977 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 2,030Total average daily traffic
  • 81Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,732Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 480 Iowa Ave (Lat: 41.373611 Lon: -93.738278), Call Sign: KQR582
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.370 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2003, Expiration Date: 03/21/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2013Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co., 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-5948, Email:
  • Rt 92 & Cgw Rr (Lat: 41.370556 Lon: -93.743278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: KBP53
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.060 MHz, 156.075 MHz, 156.105 MHz, 159.165 MHz, 159.180 MHz, 159.195 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/2013, Expiration Date: 01/21/2024, Certifier: John R PorterRegistrant: State Of, Dot Iowa, 800 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010, Phone: (515) 239-1552, Fax: (515) 232-6739, Email:
  • Lat: 41.375083 Lon: -93.738556, Call Sign: WQDM451
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/2015, Expiration Date: 09/29/2025, Certifier: Peggy HuismanRegistrant: Primex Wireless, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K0KNO, Licensee ID: L01388595, Grant Date: 04/09/2008, Expiration Date: 07/07/2018, Certifier: David G Martin, Registrant: David G Martin, 410 West, Martensdale, IA 50160
  • Call Sign: KA0DOU, Grant Date: 03/03/1997, Expiration Date: 03/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2009, Registrant: Kathryn R Williams, 475 Burlington Ave, Martensdale, IA 50160
  • Call Sign: WD0GJX, Grant Date: 11/05/1996, Expiration Date: 11/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2008, Registrant: Howard E Williams Jr, 475 Burlington Ave, Martensdale, IA 50160

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$59,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0212.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Martensdale, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John477.7 years
Mary478.5 years
Grace387.0 years
Frank384.3 years
George277.5 years
Robert273.0 years
Henry281.0 years
Dolores272.5 years
Dorothy276.5 years
Gertrude291.5 years
Most common last names in Martensdale, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martens884.4 years
Frazier673.8 years
Stroud478.5 years
Adams374.3 years
Alexander372.6 years
Crow391.0 years
Kirby384.3 years
Hakes381.7 years
Hutt380.3 years
Sinn372.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Other fuel (7%)

Martensdale compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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