Middle Amana, Iowa

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Population in 2010: 581.
Males: 285  (49.1%)
Females: 296  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  49.6 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 52307.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $61,109
Middle Amana:

$61,109
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $29,726

Middle Amana CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $146,107
Middle Amana:

$146,107
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $165,818; Detached houses: $170,258; Townhouses or other attached units: $186,958; In 2-unit structures: $110,162; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $220,033; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,779; Mobile homes: $42,445

Median gross rent in 2015: $611.

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  • Races in Middle Amana, IA (2010)

    Middle Amana races chart
    • 56997.9%White alone
    • 40.7%Asian alone
    • 40.7%Hispanic
    • 30.5%Black alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Middle Amana: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (63.9%), French (8.0%), Czech (4.3%), Polish (4.3%), Norwegian (3.4%), American (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 740 feet

Middle Amana,IA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Middle Amana:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%

For population 15 years and over in Middle Amana CDP:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.8%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

27 residents are foreign born (5.4% Europe).

This place:

5.4%
Iowa:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,109 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,195 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (17.6 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (155.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (217.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Amana, IA (1.2 miles ), High Amana, IA (1.4 miles) , East Amana, IA (1.6 miles) , Homestead, IA (1.7 miles) , West Amana, IA (1.8 miles) , South Amana, IA (1.9 miles) , Walford, IA (2.6 miles ), Conroy, IA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.80 N, Longitude: 91.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 319

Middle Amana household income distribution Middle Amana home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (72%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (47%)
  • Information (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (34%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (36%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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

Tornado activity:

Middle Amana-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Middle Amana place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 15.1 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Middle Amana-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% 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 313.8 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 295.2 miles away from Middle Amana 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 156.8 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 342.2 miles away from the city 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 344.1 miles away from Middle Amana 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 314.0 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 Iowa County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Middle Amana:

  • ESSENCE OF LIFE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; AMANA, IA)
  • COLONIAL MANOR OF AMANA (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; AMANA, IA)
  • IOWA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • MARENGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • MARENGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MARENGO, IA)
  • HIGHLAND RIDGE CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF COMPASSION (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Middle Amana:

  • 20 miles: Duane Arnold in Palo, IA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Middle Amana:

  • Kirkwood Community College (about 16 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; Full-time enrollment: 11,503)
  • University of Iowa (about 21 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 50 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 58 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 58 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 71 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 71 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)

Public elementary/middle school in Middle Amana:

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Notable locations in Middle Amana: Amana First Responders (A), Communal Kitchen Museum (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Communal Kitchen & Coopershop Museum (1003 26th Avenue).

Iowa 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 69.5. This is about average.

City:

69.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.214. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.214
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.519. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.519
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.52
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  59.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.2%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported
59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Iowa average:

10.3

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Middle Amana CDP (based on Iowa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,29715
Catholic2,6334
Mainline Protestant2,56114
Other31
None6,861-
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
Iowa County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

10.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Iowa County:

29.4%
Iowa:

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

19.4%
State:

14.5%

5.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
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 Johnson County, IA  0.90% ($43,400 average AGI)
from Linn County, IA  0.71% ($37,128)
from Benton County, IA  0.35% ($32,826)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,554 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
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 Johnson County, IA  1.17% ($42,205 average AGI)
to Linn County, IA  0.87% ($40,638)
to Benton County, IA  0.37% ($54,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Middle Amana:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KXIC (800 AM; 1 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMJM (1360 AM; 1 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KMRY (1450 AM; 1 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SELLERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Middle Amana:

  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCCK-FM (88.3 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KHAK (98.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKRQ (100.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KZAT-FM (95.5 FM; BELLE PLAINE, IA; Owner: CAMRORY BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Middle Amana:

  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCDE-LP (Channel 67; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCDR-LP (Channel 55; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHHH-LP (Channel 57; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRUB-LP (Channel 65; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K64DG (Channel 64; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: R B SHELDAHL)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 48m157ftTotal length
  • 12,029Total average daily traffic
  • 193Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,535Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 71900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Middle Amana, IA

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE0GPO, Licensee ID: L01984539, Grant Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/18/2025, Certifier: William J Graesser, Registrant: William J Graesser, 609 31st Ave, Middle Amana, IA 52307

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Middle Amana 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Middle Amana on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in France (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
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