Millersburg, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 153 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.8%
 
Males: 74  (48.4%)
Females: 79  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

50.6 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 52308, 52316.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,648 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Millersburg:

$55,648
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,604 (it was $18,233 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $80,815 (it was $44,500 in 2000)
Millersburg:

$80,815
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $181,120; detached houses: $185,270; townhouses or other attached units: $207,330; in 2-unit structures: $101,177; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $346,642; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,382; mobile homes: $41,555

Median gross rent in 2017: $359.

March 2019 cost of living index in Millersburg: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.0%
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  • Races in Millersburg, IA (2010)
    • 15496.9%White alone
    • 31.9%Hispanic
    • 21.3%Two or more races
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Ancestries: German (31.9%), Irish (13.9%), Czech (9.7%), Scotch-Irish (6.9%), Welsh (6.9%), Norwegian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/12/1911

Elevation: 873 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,217 people per square mile   (low).

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3 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,086 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,003 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (33.3 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (175.4 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (232.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

North English, IA (2.4 miles ),
Parnell, IA (2.8 miles ),
South English, IA (3.0 miles ),
Keswick, IA (3.0 miles ),
Webster, IA (3.1 miles),
Williamsburg, IA (3.1 miles ),
Guernsey, IA (3.3 miles),
Deep River, IA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.57 N, Longitude: 92.16 W

Area code: 319

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

Millersburg satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $101,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $101,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Millersburg, IA residents
Average permit cost in Millersburg, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Millersburg, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Social assistance (9.9%)
  • Machinery (8.9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.6%)
  • Machinery (17.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (13.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.7%)
  • Jewelry, luggage, leather goods stores (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.8%)
  • Social assistance (20.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.3%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Millersburg, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.9%)
  • Child care workers (9.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Carpenters (6.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (17.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15.1%)
  • Carpenters (13.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (20.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.3%)
  • Personal appearance workers (6.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)

Average climate in Millersburg, Iowa

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Tornado activity:

Millersburg-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Millersburg city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 16.0 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Millersburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 83% 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 312.7 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 295.3 miles away from Millersburg 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 169.0 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 335.4 miles away from Millersburg 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 340.0 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 313.0 miles away from Millersburg 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).
Millersburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Millersburg:

  • ENGLISH VALLEY NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NORTH ENGLISH, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF COMPASSION (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)
  • HIGHLAND RIDGE CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Millersburg:

  • University of Iowa (about 33 miles; Iowa City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 24,735)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 36 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 39 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 60 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 67 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 74 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 76 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Millersburg: Millersburg Quick Response Service (A), Millersburg City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Millersburg: Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: William J. Collins - Catholic priest of the Diocese of Davenport who was the ninth president of St. Ambrose University..

Iowa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.3%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Millersburg:

Marital status in Millersburg, IA
  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 20.2%

For population 25 years and over in Millersburg:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Millersburg, IA (based on Iowa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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.
Iowa:

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

10.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Iowa County:

8.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Iowa County:

29.4%
State:

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

19.4%
Iowa:

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
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 14$495
Other Government Administration 0$0 12$470
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 4$1,340
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 30$2,305

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $45,000 ($294.12)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($248.37)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($156.86)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($71.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($52.29)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($45.75)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($32.68)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($19.61)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($13.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($13.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($6.54)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($6.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($65.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,000 ($78.43)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $43,000 ($281.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($52.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $18,000 ($117.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($19.61)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($13.07)
    Rents: $1,000 ($6.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($222.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($71.90)
    Other: $1,000 ($6.54)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $21,000 ($137.25)
    Property: $15,000 ($98.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($6.54)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000 ($1457.52)

5.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 Johnson County, IA  1.23% ($49,108 average AGI)
from Linn County, IA  1.01% ($45,647)
from Benton County, IA  0.50% ($37,324)

Strongest AM radio stations in Millersburg:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • 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)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Millersburg:

  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KBOE-FM (104.9 FM; OSKALOOSA, IA; Owner: JOMAST CORPORATION)
  • KRTI (106.7 FM; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K204DE (89.7 FM; AMANA, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Millersburg:

  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.2mTotal length
  • 2,310Total average daily traffic
  • 9Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,310Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Millersburg, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Millersburg, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Maciej Stypik, H Avenue (Lat: 41.579222 Lon: -92.159250), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Modern Cooperative Tele. Co., Jbrower@netins.Net, , 158 South- English, Phone: (319) 667-2375
  • Richard D Hofmann, H Avenue (Lat: 41.579222 Lon: -92.159250), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Modern Cooperative Tele. Co., Jbrower@netins.Net, , 158 South- English, Phone: (319) 667-2375

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Millersburg, H Avenue (Lat: 41.579222 Lon: -92.159250), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQZY552,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2017, Expiration Date: 09/07/2027, Certifier: Josh Humphrey, Registrant: Racom, 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Millersburg, IA
  • 78.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.4%Electricity
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Millersburg, IA
  • 60.0%Electricity
  • 40.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Millersburg compared to Iowa state average:

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