McGregor, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 838 (60% urban, 40% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.8%
 
Males: 417  (49.8%)
Females: 421  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  48.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 52157.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $40,475 (it was $30,163 in 2000)
McGregor:

$40,475
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $26,170 (it was $15,636 in 2000)

McGregor city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $104,287 (it was $57,200 in 2000)
McGregor:

$104,287
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $151,615; Detached houses: $155,581; Townhouses or other attached units: $154,053; In 2-unit structures: $152,915; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $238,931; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $362,395; Mobile homes: $25,005

Median gross rent in 2015: $515.

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  • Races in McGregor, IA (2010)

    McGregor races chart
    • 83395.6%White alone
    • 151.7%Hispanic
    • 131.5%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Asian alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in McGregor: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (56.1%), Irish (10.1%), Norwegian (7.0%), English (5.8%), American (4.3%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/7/1859

Elevation: 631 feet

Land area: 1.31 square miles.

Population density: 641 people per square mile   (low).

McGregor,IA real estate house value index trend

McGregor, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in McGregor:

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McGregor city:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 20.4%

26 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 1.0% Africa, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.3%
Iowa:

4.7%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in McGregor, Iowa as of October 21, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in McGregor to the number of sex offenders is 143 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,760 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,361 (1.5%)

McGregor satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (43.7 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (90.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (196.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Marquette, IA (1.2 miles ), Prairie du Chien, WI (1.6 miles ), Bridgeport, WI (2.0 miles ), Wyalusing, WI (2.7 miles ), Clayton, IA (2.9 miles) , Bagley, WI (3.0 miles ), Farmersburg, IA (3.2 miles ), Monona, IA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $233,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $132,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $330,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.02 N, Longitude: 91.18 W

Area code: 563

McGregor household income distribution McGregor home values distribution

McGregor tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +71 (+8.9%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in McGregor, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McGregor-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the McGregor city center .

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McGregor-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 87% 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 360.1 miles away from the city 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 159.0 miles away from McGregor 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 337.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 302.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 126.7 miles away from McGregor 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 391.4 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 Clayton County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 22, Storms: 18, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McGregor topographic map

Birthplace of: Dorothy M. Johnson - Wrtier.

Hospitals and medical centers near McGregor:

  • GREAT RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; MC GREGOR, IA)
  • GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN RENAL DIALYSIS - PRAIRIE DU CHIEN (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • PRAIRIE DU CHIEN MEM HSPTL Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • PRAIRIE MAISON (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • G AND G LIVING-WESTSIDE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; GARNAVILLO, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McGregor:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 34 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 37 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 38 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 41 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Viterbo University (about 55 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 55 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 55 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)

Public elementary/middle schools in McGregor:

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Library in McGregor:

  • MCGREGOR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $72,027; Location: 334 MAIN ST; 12,184 books; 549 audio materials; 747 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in McGregor: McGregor (A), Marmac Emergency Squad (B), McGregor Fire Department Hook and Ladder Company 1 (C), McGregor City Hall (D), McGregor Police Department (E), McGregor Public Library (F), McGregor Museum (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in McGregor include: McGregor United Methodist Church (A), Saint Marys Church (B), First Lutheran Church (C), First Congregational Church (D), First Congregational United Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in McGregor: McGregor River Front Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Clayton 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: 11.1%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
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: 0.2% of all households
42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
47 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for McGregor city (based on Clayton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,65624
Catholic4,3518
Evangelical Protestant1,17415
Other2503
None5,698-
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: 6
Clayton County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Clayton County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

13.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clayton County:

28.4%
Iowa:

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

15.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

61.3%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
McGregor:

63.1%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
McGregor:

27.6
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.3%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
McGregor:

5.8%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
McGregor:

7.1
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
McGregor:

34.7%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
McGregor:

66.4%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.9%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of McGregor, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$65
Other Government Administration 1$4,066$48,7927$1,583
Streets and Highways 1$3,193$38,3161$1,510
Sewerage 1$2,737$32,8441$500
Water Supply 2$5,913$35,4780$0
Electric Power 2$6,630$39,7800$0
Local Libraries 1$2,476$29,7122$1,444
Totals for Government 8$25,015$37,52312$5,102

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $257,000 ($306.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $37,000 ($44.15)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,339,000 ($1597.85)
    Electric Utilities: $589,000 ($702.86)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($152.74)
    Housing & Community Development: $105,000 ($125.30)
    Libraries: $77,000 ($91.89)
    Sewerage: $63,000 ($75.18)
    Police Protection: $62,000 ($73.99)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($71.60)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($53.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($48.93)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($23.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($15.51)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($15.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($7.16)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($4.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($50.12)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $221,000 ($263.72)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($132.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $39,000 ($46.54)
    All Other: $23,000 ($27.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($1.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $193,000 ($230.31)
    Highways: $25,000 ($29.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $40,000 ($47.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $193,000 ($230.31)
    Property Sale Other: $146,000 ($174.22)
    General Revenue, NEC: $54,000 ($64.44)
    Special Assessments: $53,000 ($63.25)
    Interest Earnings: $46,000 ($54.89)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $522,000 ($622.91)
    Water Utilities: $57,000 ($68.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $70,000 ($83.53)
    All Other: $50,000 ($59.67)
    General Support: $14,000 ($16.71)
  • Tax - Property: $369,000 ($440.33)
    Total General Sales: $49,000 ($58.47)
    Other Selective Sales: $13,000 ($15.51)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $914,000 ($1090.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $378,000 ($451.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $496,000 ($591.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($47.73)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $490,000 ($584.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $672,000 ($801.91)

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
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 Crawford County, WI  0.44% ($35,742 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IA  0.41% ($29,517)
from Fayette County, IA  0.38% ($94,889)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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 Delaware County, IA  0.61% ($43,727 average AGI)
to Linn County, IA  0.42% ($22,367)
to Crawford County, WI  0.39% ($33,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in McGregor:

  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KNEI (1140 AM; 2 kW; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in McGregor:

  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • K292DP (106.3 FM; MARQUETTE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KPVL (89.1 FM; POSTVILLE, IA; Owner: POSTVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

TV broadcast stations around McGregor:

  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • 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)
  • K41AD (Channel 41; LANSING, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 29,006Total average daily traffic
  • 823Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,794Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in McGregor)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Pikes Peak State Pk (Lat: 42.994972 Lon: -91.169583), Call Sign: WQJ957
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.325 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2015, Expiration Date: 08/07/2025Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • 6.6 Mi W (Lat: 43.015528 Lon: -91.303472), Call Sign: KWQ370, Licensee ID: L00041067
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.870 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2004, Expiration Date: 05/08/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2014Registrant: Clyde R Thompson, 15543 Hwy 52, Mcgregor, IA 52157, Phone: (565) 536-2851
  • Pikes Peak MW, Sr340 - 2.0mi S Of (Lat: 42.994694 Lon: -91.173889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQFT490
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.365 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2006, Expiration Date: 09/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2008, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4958, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Pikes Peak MW, Pikes Peak Site 3 Mi S Onhwy 340 From (Lat: 42.994722 Lon: -91.173889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQFZ852
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.365 MHzGrant Date: 11/21/2006, Expiration Date: 11/21/2016, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PIKES PEAK, Pikes Peak Site 3 Mi S On Hwy 340 From (Lat: 42.994694 Lon: -91.174000), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WOM51
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/1998, Expiration Date: 10/04/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/25/2000Registrant: The Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106-1199, Phone: (913) 551-4568, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Pikes Peak, 3 Mi S On Hwy 340 From Mcgregor Ia (Lat: 42.994694 Lon: -91.174000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPOM609, Licensee ID: L00135274
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2000, Expiration Date: 03/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 05/08/2010, Certifier: Mary McdermottRegistrant: Pathnet, Inc. - Debtor In Possession, 1661 Gateway Blvd., Richardson, TX 75080, Phone: (972) 690-9933, Fax: (972) 231-0728
  • Pikes Peak, 3mi S On Iahwy 340 Fr (Lat: 42.994694 Lon: -91.174028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPON485
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 04/07/2010, Expiration Date: 04/04/2020, Certifier: Steven CapellRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • MCGREGOR DT, 1162a Buell Street (Lat: 43.020833 Lon: -91.183694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WQIN360
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/2008, Expiration Date: 03/25/2018, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • On Town Road 1/4 Mile West Of Hwy. 340 (Lat: 42.968306 Lon: -91.185111), Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: KNKG531
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.312 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Law Offices Of Hill & Welch, 1330 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, #113, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 775-0070

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N9WUS, Licensee ID: L01113576, Grant Date: 02/02/2006, Expiration Date: 02/02/2016, Registrant: Charles A Smith, 106 Eagle Drive, Mcgregor, IA 52157
  • Call Sign: KD0BMM, Licensee ID: L01318319, Grant Date: 08/27/2007, Expiration Date: 08/27/2017, Certifier: Todd L Ehlers, Registrant: Todd L Ehlers, 511 Ann St, Mcgregor, IA 52157

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

BREEZY POINTE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-27-2007), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2007), St BCA signed (NOV-29-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
MAGGIES DINER (Address: 15481 JASPER AVE , Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations

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

  • PIKES PEAK STATE PARK-CAMPGROUND (Address: 15316 GREAT RIVER RD , Population served: 750, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPOOK CAVE (Address: 13299 SPOOK CAVE RD , Population served: 118, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (72%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

McGregor compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

McGregor on our top lists:

  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Africa (population 500+)"
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