Masonville, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 124 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.2%
Males: 64  (52.1%)
Females: 60  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip code: 50654

Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,431 (it was $32,000 in 2000)
Masonville:

$35,431
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,247 (it was $20,166 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $70,806 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Masonville:

$70,806
IA:

$142,300

Median gross rent in 2016: $433.

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    • 12296.1%White alone
    • 43.1%Two or more races
    • 10.8%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Masonville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (55.6%), Scotch-Irish (18.5%), American (11.1%), French (7.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/28/1901

Elevation: 1005 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 376 people per square mile   (very low).

Masonville, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Masonville:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Masonville city:

  • Never married: 39.2%
  • Now married: 36.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

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

Masonville city:  0.7% ($330)
Iowa:  1.3% ($1,077)

Masonville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (34.6 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (118.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (205.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Manchester, IA (2.6 miles ), Dundee, IA (2.7 miles) , Winthrop, IA (2.7 miles ), Lamont, IA (3.0 miles ), Quasqueton, IA (3.2 miles ), Ryan, IA (3.2 miles ), Aurora, IA (3.4 miles) , Delaware, IA (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 42.48 N, Longitude: 91.59 W

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

2.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -28 (-21.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (55%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (39%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (42%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (58%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Masonville, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Masonville-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Masonville 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 10.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Masonville-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 339.9 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 319.1 miles away from Masonville 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 155.3 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 370.1 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 339.7 miles away from Masonville center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 325.7 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 Delaware County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Masonville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Masonville:

  • REGIONAL MEDICAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • TRI- STATE DIALYSIS - MANCHESTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • DELAWARE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • GOOD NEIGHBOR HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, IA)
  • BUCHANAN COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, IA)
  • LUTHERAN HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; STRAWBERRY POINT, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Masonville:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 28 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 38 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 40 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 45 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 51 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Iowa (about 57 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 59 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)

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Notable locations in Masonville: Masonville (A), Masonville Fire Department and First Responders (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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 14.1 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 14.1 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 8.8 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 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.89
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.9
Iowa average:

10.4

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

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Religion statistics for Masonville 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:
This city:

43.0%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.3%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Masonville:

26.5%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Masonville:

22.4%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

47.5%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

46.9%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Masonville, 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 0$0 14$2,314
Sewerage 0$0 4$447
Totals for Government 0$0 18$2,761

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $27,000 ($217.74)
  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $15,000 ($120.97)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($120.97)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($80.65)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($56.45)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($48.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($32.26)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($24.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($24.19)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($24.19)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($8.06)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($8.06)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $3,000 ($24.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $46,000 ($370.97)
    Fire Protection: $39,000 ($314.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($80.65)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($40.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($8.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($88.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($185.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $38,000 ($306.45)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($16.13)
    Rents: $1,000 ($8.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $96,000 ($774.19)
    Highways: $8,000 ($64.52)
  • Tax - Property: $67,000 ($540.32)
    Total General Sales: $6,000 ($48.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $109,000 ($879.03)

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 Masonville:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Masonville:

  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMCH (94.7 FM; MANCHESTER, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KDST (99.3 FM; DYERSVILLE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Masonville:

  • 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)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Masonville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MASONVILLE, 1137 212th Street (Lat: 42.481111 Lon: -91.579722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.3 m, Overall height: 28.3 m, Call Sign: WPXT263
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.231 MHz, 928.231 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2013, Expiration Date: 06/05/2023, Certifier: Michael K O ConnellRegistrant: Cn, 601 Pennsylvania Ave, N.W., North Building, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 347-7196, Fax: (202) 347-8237, Email:
  • MASONVILLE, 2 Miles Sse Of (Lat: 42.450000 Lon: -91.578194), Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: KBI55, Licensee ID: L00008317
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/1992, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 06/12/2000Registrant: U S West Communications Inc, 700 W Mineral Ave Rm Co G1.24, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8706, Fax: (303) 707-9775, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 929DE , Serial Number: 0293, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 08/02/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): S & B Promotions, 1776 Buchanan Delaware Ave, Masonville, IA 50654

Drinking water stations with addresses in Masonville that have no violations reported:

  • R PLACE (Address: 700 110TH AVE , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Masonville compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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