McIntire, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 119 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -31.2%
Males: 62  (52.9%)
Females: 57  (47.1%)
Median resident age:

57.7 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip code: 50455

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,881 (it was $26,875 in 2000)
McIntire:

$39,881
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,895 (it was $13,319 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $37,956 (it was $20,900 in 2000)
McIntire:

$37,956
IA:

$149,100

Median gross rent in 2017: $496.

March 2019 cost of living index in McIntire: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
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  • Races in McIntire, IA (2010)
    • 12098.4%White alone
    • 21.6%Hispanic



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in McIntire, Iowa as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in McIntire is 121 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (61.8%), American (9.1%), Scottish (5.5%), English (3.6%), Irish (3.6%), French (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/9/1894

Elevation: 1269 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 117 people per square mile   (very low).

McIntire, Iowa map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Iowa:

3.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
McIntire city:

1.0% ($199)
Iowa:

1.3% ($1,077)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (41.2 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (108.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (273.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Meyer, IA (2.3 miles),
Riceville, IA (2.4 miles ),
Le Roy, MN (2.6 miles ),
Little Cedar, IA (2.8 miles),
Taopi, MN (3.0 miles),
Stacyville, IA (3.1 miles ),
New Haven, IA (3.3 miles),
Adams, MN (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 43.44 N, Longitude: 92.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 641

Distribution of median household income in McIntire, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in McIntire, IA in 2017

McIntire satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.1%
Iowa:

2.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+13.1%).
Most common industries in McIntire, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (19.5%)
  • Truck transportation (13.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.1%)
  • Food (7.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (24.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (18.2%)
  • Food (12.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (6.1%)
  • Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (6.1%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (31.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (13.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Machinery (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.5%)
Most common occupations in McIntire, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Food processing workers (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (30.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.2%)
  • Food processing workers (12.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Carpenters (6.1%)
  • Construction laborers (6.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (18.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Cashiers (11.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)

Average climate in McIntire, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McIntire-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the McIntire city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 24 people.

Earthquake activity:

McIntire-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 229.5 miles away from McIntire center
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 423.4 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) earthquake occurred 232.9 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 402.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 239.0 miles away from McIntire center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 344.1 miles away from McIntire center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mitchell County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McIntire topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near McIntire:

  • RICEVILLE FAMILY CARE AND THERAPY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RICEVILLE, IA)
  • STACYVILLE COMMUNITY NURSING H (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STACYVILLE, IA)
  • ADAMS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ADAMS, MN)
  • ADAMS GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ADAMS, MN)
  • OSTRANDER CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; OSTRANDER, MN)
  • COLONIAL MANOR OF ELMA (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ELMA, IA)
  • MITCHELL COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; OSAGE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McIntire:

  • Riverland Community College (about 27 miles; Austin, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,321)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 34 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)
  • Luther College (about 41 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 41 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 42 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 58 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 62 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: McIntire City Hall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in McIntire: Church of God and Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Mitchell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

RED MAN 2, LLC (Address: 306 MAIN , Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-23-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-23-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

50.9%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.1%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in McIntire:

Marital status in McIntire, IA
  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

For population 25 years and over in McIntire:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for McIntire, IA (based on Mitchell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,36812
Catholic2,3573
Evangelical Protestant1,49111
Other6-
None3,554-
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
Mitchell County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Mitchell County:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.4%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mitchell County:

27.7%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mitchell County:

12.7%
State:

14.5%
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
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 8$5,951
Financial Administration 0$0 1$275
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$241
Police - Other 0$0 0$103
Fire - Other 0$0 0$170
Totals for Government 0$0 15$6,740

McIntire government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $19,000 ($159.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($50.42)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($33.61)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($25.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($25.21)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($16.81)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($16.81)
    Other - Police Protection: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,000 ($50.42)

McIntire government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($42.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($33.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($25.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($67.23)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($243.70)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,000 ($75.63)
    Other License: $1,000 ($8.40)

McIntire government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($310.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,000 ($226.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($184.87)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,000 ($100.84)

McIntire government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $209,000 ($1756.30)

3.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.51% ($42,810 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in McIntire:

  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KGLO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in McIntire:

  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KVGO (104.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, MN; Owner: KVGO, INC.)
  • KYBA (105.3 FM; STEWARTVILLE, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO)
  • KJCY (95.5 FM; ST. ANSGAR, IA; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAUS-FM (99.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KIAI (93.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCZQ (102.3 FM; CRESCO, IA; Owner: MEGA MEDIA, LTD.)
  • KSMA-FM (98.7 FM; OSAGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around McIntire:

  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAAL (Channel 6; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: KAAL-TV, LLC)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 17.3mTotal length
  • 1,110Total average daily traffic
  • 226Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,110Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • William T Hayes, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: 473.4, Overall height: 457.2 m, Registrant: Iowa Public Broadcast Board, Hayes@iptv.Org, , 6450 Johns-ton, Phone: (515) 242-3116
  • William T Hayes, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: 473.4, Structure height: 19131 m, Overall height: 457.2 m, Registrant: Iowa Public Television, Hayes@iptv.Org, , 6450 Johns-ton, Phone: (515) 242-3116
  • William T Hayes, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: 473.4, Structure height: 19131 m, Overall height: 457.2 m, Registrant: Iowa Public Television, Hayes@iptv.Org, , 6450 Johns-ton, Phone: (515) 242-3116
  • Michael L Stover, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: 473.4, Structure height: 19131 m, Overall height: 457.2 m, Registrant: Iowa Public Television, Hayes@iptv.Org, , 6450 Johns-ton, Phone: (515) 725-9765
  • Michael L Stover, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: 473.4, Structure height: 19131 m, Overall height: 457.2 m, Registrant: Iowa Public Television, Hayes@iptv.Org, , 6450 Johns-ton, Phone: (515) 725-9765

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Tractors, Lat: 43.465333 Lon: -92.653111, Call Sign: WQTD968,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.465 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2014, Expiration Date: 01/14/2024, Certifier: Stephen G Mccarthy, Registrant: 4853 Timber Ave, Mcintire, IA 50455, Phone: (641) 737-2611, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KIMT Transmitter, Ne Corner Of Quail Road And 490th Street (Lat: 43.475556 Lon: -92.708333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 457.2 m, Overall height: 473.4 m, Call Sign: WQHL536,
    Assigned Frequencies: 7000.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: Jason Elkin, Registrant: Media General, Inc., One West Exchange Street, Suite 5a, Providence, RI 02903, Phone: (804) 887-5049, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in McIntire, IA
  • 84.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 6.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in McIntire, IA
  • 50.0%Electricity
  • 33.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.7%Utility gas


McIntire compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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