Millerton, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 46 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 18  (40.0%)
Females: 28  (60.0%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip code: 50165

Estimated median household income in 2012: $66,027 (it was $19,286 in 2000)
Millerton:

$66,027
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,264 (it was $10,650 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $74,959 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Millerton:

$74,959
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $60,556; Detached houses: $60,556
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  • White alone - 43 (95.6%)
  • Black alone - 1 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (2.2%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Millerton: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.0%), Irish (19.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/26/1915

Elevation: 1070 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 221 people per square mile   (very low).

Millerton, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Millerton:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Millerton city:

  • Never married: 8.5%
  • Now married: 85.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $880 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.8%)

Millerton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (53.9 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (139.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (300.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Corydon, IA (2.5 miles ), Derby, IA (3.1 miles) , Humeston, IA (3.2 miles ), Allerton, IA (3.2 miles ), Russell, IA (3.3 miles ), Promise City, IA (3.3 miles) , Chariton, IA (3.4 miles ), Lucas, IA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 93.31 W

Area code: 641

Millerton household income distribution Millerton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+9.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (59%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (48%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)

Average climate in Millerton, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Millerton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Millerton city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1959, a category F4 tornado 13.1 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Millerton-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% 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 332.8 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 320.2 miles away from Millerton 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 325.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 350.9 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 355.4 miles away from Millerton 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 333.7 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 Wayne County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Millerton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Millerton:

  • WAYNE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CORYDON, IA)
  • WAYNE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; CORYDON, IA)
  • CORYDON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CORYDON, IA)
  • CORYDON NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CORYDON, IA)
  • LUCAS COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • RURAL HEALTH CARE ADVANTAGE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CHARITON, IA)
  • LUCAS COUNTY HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; CHARITON, IA)

Airports located in Millerton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Millerton:

  • Indian Hills Community College (about 50 miles; Ottumwa, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,034)
  • Drake University (about 56 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Truman State University (about 60 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 62 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 84 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 90 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • University of Iowa (about 108 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

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Wayne 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
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Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.08
U.S.:

6.58
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Millerton compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Other fuel (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Millerton city (based on Wayne County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.29%
Here: 49.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)American Baptist Churches in the USASouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of God
Adherents40.2%12.9%12.2%8.7%8.0%
Congregations35.7%10.7%7.1%3.6%10.7%
NameOld Order AmishChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.0%3.6%3.3%3.0%3.9%
Congregations7.1%3.6%3.6%3.6%14.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Wayne County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Wayne County:

9.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

9.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

28.0%
Iowa:

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

17.1%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($65.22)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($43.48)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($21.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($21.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,000 ($21.74)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($21.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($86.96)
    General Support: $1,000 ($21.74)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($86.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $35,000 ($760.87)

5.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
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 Appanoose County, IA  0.87% ($25,550 average AGI)
from Polk County, IA  0.69% ($29,000)
from Lucas County, IA  0.56% ($42,692)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,302 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
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 Polk County, IA  0.85% ($29,650 average AGI)
to Appanoose County, IA  0.68% ($38,938)
to Lucas County, IA  0.60% ($26,214)

Strongest AM radio stations in Millerton:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCOG (1400 AM; 1 kW; CENTERVILLE, IA; Owner: KCOG, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Millerton:

  • KELR-FM (105.3 FM; CHARITON, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMGO (98.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, IA; Owner: KMGO, INC.)
  • KIIC (97.9 FM; LAMONI, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KJJC (107.1 FM; OSCEOLA, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KLBA-FM (96.7 FM; ALBIA, IA; Owner: H & H BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Booster Station 16 .5 Mi W (Lat: 40.842778 Lon: -93.321333), Call Sign: WCJ222, Licensee ID: L00101556
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 01/30/2022
    Registrant: Rathbun Regional Water Assn Inc, Rr 3, Centerville, IA 52544, Phone: (515) 647-2416
  • MP 11.3, Mp 11.3 (Lat: 40.851861 Lon: -93.306167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQOZ283
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.040 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 03/09/2022, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Hwy 14 & J22 (Lat: 40.848611 Lon: -93.315472), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WNTB784
    Assigned Frequencies: 2192.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/19/2010, Expiration Date: 06/13/2020
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5050, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • MILLERTON, Int Hwy 14 & J22, .75 Mi W Of (Lat: 40.848611 Lon: -93.315472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.7 m, Call Sign: WQJR515
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.006 MHz, 952.006 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2008, Expiration Date: 12/03/2018, Certifier: Brad G Zielie
    Registrant: Union_pacific_railroad_company, 1400_douglas_st.__stop_0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • MILLERTON, .75 Miles West Of Intersection Hwy 14 & J22 (Lat: 40.848611 Lon: -93.314444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQOJ444
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2011, Expiration Date: 10/17/2021, Certifier: David J Lachapelle
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5050, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

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