Missouri Valley, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 2,649 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.5%
 
Males: 1,237  (46.7%)
Females: 1,412  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

43.5 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 51555.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,304 (it was $36,594 in 2000)
Missouri Valley:

$54,304
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,287 (it was $18,031 in 2000)

Missouri Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $134,571 (it was $74,100 in 2000)
Missouri Valley:

$134,571
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $96,086; detached houses: $102,334; townhouses or other attached units: $94,731; mobile homes: $28,147

Median gross rent in 2017: $704.

March 2019 cost of living index in Missouri Valley: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Missouri Valley, IA (2010)
    • 2,72996.2%White alone
    • 612.1%Hispanic
    • 281.0%Two or more races
    • 90.3%Black alone
    • 90.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.07%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Missouri Valley, Iowa as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Missouri Valley is 452 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Missouri Valley by year

Type

2008

2011

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(36.1)
6
(210.3)
2
(75.2)
2
(75.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(288.9)
5
(175.3)
11
(413.8)
15
(562.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
55
(1,986)
39
(1,367)
36
(1,354)
37
(1,387)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(144.5)
2
(70.1)
2
(75.2)
5
(187.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(75.2)
2
(75.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)118.5114.6115.5124.8

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City-data.com crime index in Missouri Valley, IA

Crime rate in Missouri Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Iowa average:

1.63
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Ancestries: German (35.1%), American (16.8%), Irish (13.1%), English (11.0%), Danish (3.6%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/30/1871

Elevation: 1019 feet

Land area: 3.04 square miles.

Population density: 870 people per square mile   (low).

Missouri Valley, Iowa map

19 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,614 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,405 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (21.2 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (21.5 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (424.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Loveland, IA (2.1 miles),
California Junction, IA (2.3 miles),
Modale, IA (2.7 miles ),
Logan, IA (2.8 miles ),
Magnolia, IA (3.1 miles),
Fort Calhoun, NE (3.1 miles ),
Mondamin, IA (3.5 miles ),
Blair, NE (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 95.89 W

Area code: 712

Distribution of median household income in Missouri Valley, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Missouri Valley, IA in 2017
Missouri Valley satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $203,000
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $236,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $300,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Missouri Valley, IA residents
Average permit cost in Missouri Valley, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Iowa:

2.8%
Historical population in Missouri Valley, IA
Historical housing units in Missouri Valley, IA

Population change in the 1990s: +84 (+2.9%).
Most common industries in Missouri Valley, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.8%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (19.8%)
  • Health care (19.4%)
  • Educational services (16.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Missouri Valley, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Carpenters (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.1%)

Average climate in Missouri Valley, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Missouri Valley, Iowa environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.5. This is about average.

City:

71.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.179. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.564. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.564
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 19.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.39
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0298. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Missouri Valley-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Missouri Valley city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 tornado 20.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Missouri Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 175.2 miles away from Missouri Valley center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 255.8 miles away from Missouri Valley center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.5 miles away from Missouri Valley center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 284.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.3 miles away from Missouri Valley center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.7 miles away from Missouri Valley center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Harrison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Missouri Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Missouri Valley:

  • ALEGENT HEALTH COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 631 N 8TH ST)
  • LONGVIEW HOME, INC (1010 LONGVIEW ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Missouri Valley:

  • WEL HOME HEALTH OF LOGAN (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LOGAN, IA)
  • WESTMONT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LOGAN, IA)
  • MEMORIAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • CROWELL MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BLAIR, NE)
  • ROSE VISTA HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WOODBINE, IA)

Airports located in Missouri Valley:

Operable nuclear power plant near Missouri Valley:

  • 10 miles: Fort Calhoun in Fort Calhoun, NE.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Missouri Valley:

  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 18 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,236)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 21 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Creighton University (about 21 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 22 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 22 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 29 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 64 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Public high school in Missouri Valley:

Public elementary/middle schools in Missouri Valley:

See full list of schools located in Missouri Valley

Library in Missouri Valley:

  • MISSOURI VALLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $109,108; Location: 420 E HURON ST; 30,051 books; 504 audio materials; 1,250 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 86 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Missouri Valley: United Western Co-op Elevator (A), Missouri Valley Grain Incorporated Elevator (B), Harrison County Fairground (C), Missouri Valley (D), Missouri Valley Fire Department (E), Missouri Valley Police Dapartment (F), Missouri Valley Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Missouri Valley include: Christ Community Fellowship (A), Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Church of Christ (C), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Saint Patricks Church (G), Church of the Nazarene (H), First Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Mount Carmel Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hillside Cottages (975 Sunnyside Avenue), Days Inn (1967 Highway 30), Super 8 Motel (3167 Joliet Avenue), RATH E J Inc (206 East Erie Street).

Court: Kovar Court (100 North 6th).

Birthplace of: Margarita Fischer - Film actor, Hugh A. Butler - Politician.

Harrison 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 Missouri Valley and their reported violations in the past:

WILSON ISLAND STATE REC AREA (Address: 32801 CAMPGROUND LANE , Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-23-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
102 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
121 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Missouri Valley (2011 data):

  • American National Bank: Missouri Valley Temp Branch at 410 Lincoln Highway, branch established on 2011/06/13; Missouri Valley Branch at 304 West Erie Street, branch established on 1979/05/14. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $1,928.1 mil, Deposits: $1,460.0 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: American National Corporation
  • Midstates Bank, National Association: Missouri Valley Branch at 321 East Erie Street, branch established on 1884/05/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $335.1 mil, Deposits: $230.4 mil, headquarters in Council Bluffs, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Midstates Bancshares, Inc.
  • Great Western Bank: 205 E Erie Branch at 205 E Erie, branch established on 1998/12/18. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited

For population 15 years and over in Missouri Valley:

Marital status in Missouri Valley, IA
  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Missouri Valley:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Iowa average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Missouri Valley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Missouri Valley, IA (based on Harrison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,57716
Evangelical Protestant1,98813
Catholic1,9695
Other1,3166
None7,078-
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: 3
This county:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Harrison County:

9.09 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.8%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.0%
State:

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

17.3%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Missouri Valley:

49.8%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Missouri Valley:

28.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Missouri Valley:

21.2%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.0%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Missouri Valley:

36.8%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Missouri Valley:

78.5%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Missouri Valley, 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
Police Protection - Officers 6$21,655$43,3100$0
Streets and Highways 3$11,223$44,8920$0
Local Libraries 2$5,309$31,8542$310
Parks and Recreation 2$6,779$40,6740$0
Financial Administration 2$5,548$33,2880$0
Water Supply 1$3,015$36,1800$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,865$70,3806$600
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,752
Firefighters 0$0 4$425
Totals for Government 17$59,394$41,92513$3,087

Missouri Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $414,000 ($156.29)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($30.20)
    Sewerage: $42,000 ($15.86)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $523,000 ($197.43)
    Police Protection: $454,000 ($171.39)
    Regular Highways: $315,000 ($118.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $297,000 ($112.12)
    Sewerage: $269,000 ($101.55)
    Financial Administration: $187,000 ($70.59)
    Libraries: $158,000 ($59.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $119,000 ($44.92)
    Local Fire Protection: $90,000 ($33.98)
    Health - Other: $43,000 ($16.23)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($11.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000 ($9.44)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $17,000 ($6.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($5.29)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($2.64)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $136,000 ($51.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $48,000 ($18.12)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($13.97)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($10.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000 ($7.55)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $792,000 ($298.98)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($25.29)

Missouri Valley government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $361,000 ($136.28)
    Other: $109,000 ($41.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $69,000 ($26.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($22.27)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000 ($30.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $74,000 ($27.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $55,000 ($20.76)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($9.82)
    Rents: $24,000 ($9.06)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.76)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $540,000 ($203.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $269,000 ($101.55)
    Other: $20,000 ($7.55)
  • Tax - Property: $1,331,000 ($502.45)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $173,000 ($65.31)
    Other Selective Sales: $127,000 ($47.94)
    Other License: $55,000 ($20.76)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,000 ($8.68)

Missouri Valley government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,615,000 ($2119.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,384,000 ($2032.47)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,761,000 ($1797.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,530,000 ($1710.08)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,988,000 ($1127.97)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,089,000 ($411.10)

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Pottawattamie County, IA  1.46% ($42,268 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  0.80% ($41,756)
Businesses in Missouri Valley, IA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Missouri Valley:

  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Missouri Valley:

  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • K299AK (107.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: BAER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KBLR-FM (97.3 FM; BLAIR, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Missouri Valley:

  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KOHA-LP (Channel 65; OMAHA, NE; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
Missouri Valley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Missouri Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 299ft / 90.6mTotal length
  • 82,435Total average daily traffic
  • 14,161Total average daily truck traffic
  • 58,135Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Missouri Valley, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 61990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Missouri Valley, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Missouri Valley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Missouri Valley, IA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Missouri Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH E35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3289C , Serial Number: D-3956, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Sherman L Struble, 903 W Huron, Missouri Valley, IA 51555
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7007S , Serial Number: 15067707, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 10/28/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 11/12/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Wehrli, 32970 200th St, Missouri Valley, IA 51555
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7356W , Serial Number: 28-1236, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 07/20/2005
    Registrant (LLC): Fly4fun LLC, 2485 Liberty Ave, Missouri Valley, IA 51555
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9045G , Serial Number: 18260585, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 05/03/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L Trustee Ehmen, 2323 Ann St, Missouri Valley, IA 51555
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8930H , Serial Number: 1565, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 07/23/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Heartland Aerial Sprayers LLC, Missouri Valley Airport / Po Box 123, Missouri Valley, IA 51555
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/31/2017

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 63 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Missouri Valley, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (47.0%), and Structure Fires (30.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Missouri Valley, IA
    • 18747.0%Outside Fires
    • 12330.9%Structure Fires
    • 5714.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 317.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Missouri Valley, IA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Missouri Valley, Iowa:

  • Oak Tree Inn, 128 S Willow, Missouri Valley, Iowa 51555 , Phone: (712) 642-3000, Fax: (712) 642-3520
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 3167 Joliet Ave, Missouri valley, Iowa 51555 , Phone: (712) 642-4788, Fax: (712) 642-4200
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Missouri Valley, Iowa
Most common first names in Missouri Valley, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4379.7 years
John4074.9 years
William3475.8 years
James3074.7 years
Robert2971.6 years
Charles2978.7 years
Helen2783.6 years
George2279.9 years
Donald1870.7 years
Harold1674.1 years
Most common last names in Missouri Valley, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2474.4 years
Johnson1878.5 years
Jones1580.9 years
Wohlers1476.8 years
Thompson1270.9 years
Anderson1173.5 years
Nelson1181.5 years
Purcell1176.4 years
Brown1182.2 years
Peterson1083.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Missouri Valley, IA
  • 86.0%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Missouri Valley, IA
  • 60.4%Utility gas
  • 34.6%Electricity
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Missouri Valley 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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