Moorhead, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 208 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.3%
 
Males: 91  (43.9%)
Females: 117  (56.1%)
Median resident age:

58.5 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 51558.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,645 (it was $26,042 in 2000)
Moorhead:

$38,645
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,111 (it was $16,644 in 2000)

Moorhead city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $61,383 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Moorhead:

$61,383
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $60,509; detached houses: $60,805

Median gross rent in 2017: $577.

March 2019 cost of living index in Moorhead: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.3%
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  • Races in Moorhead, IA (2010)
    • 22097.3%White alone
    • 20.9%Asian alone
    • 20.9%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: German (30.2%), Norwegian (21.7%), American (19.8%), English (12.3%), Irish (9.4%), Swiss (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/9/1900

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 666 people per square mile   (low).

Moorhead, Iowa map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $968 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $557 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (46.3 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (46.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Soldier, IA (2.4 miles ),
Pisgah, IA (2.7 miles ),
Turin, IA (3.0 miles),
Castana, IA (3.3 miles),
Ute, IA (3.4 miles ),
Little Sioux, IA (3.4 miles ),
Blencoe, IA (3.5 miles ),
River Sioux, IA (3.6 miles)

Latitude: 41.92 N, Longitude: 95.85 W

Area code: 712

Distribution of median household income in Moorhead, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Moorhead, IA in 2017
Moorhead satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Moorhead, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (12.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.5%)
  • Truck transportation (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (7.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (21.3%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.9%)
  • Chemicals (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Moorhead, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (7.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.3%)
  • Top executives (10.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)

Average climate in Moorhead, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Moorhead, Iowa average temperatures Moorhead, Iowa average precipitation Moorhead, Iowa humidity Moorhead, Iowa wind speed Moorhead, Iowa snowfall Moorhead, Iowa sunshine Moorhead, Iowa clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Moorhead-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the Moorhead city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/15/1950, a category F4 tornado 32.2 miles away from the city center injured 33 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Moorhead-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 166.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 239.6 miles away from Moorhead center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 259.3 miles away from Moorhead center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from the city 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 Monona County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Moorhead topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Moorhead:

  • MONONA COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ONAWA, IA)
  • ROSE VISTA HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WOODBINE, IA)
  • DUNLAP NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; DUNLAP, IA)
  • BURGESS HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ONAWA, IA)
  • ELMWOOD CARE CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ONAWA, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moorhead:

  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 44 miles; Omaha, NE; Full-time enrollment: 12,236)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 45 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Creighton University (about 46 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 47 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 47 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 47 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 54 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)

Library in Moorhead:

  • MOORHEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $530; Location: MAIN ST; 5,993 books; 11 audio materials; 331 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 7 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • East Monona School District has been dissolved. Some of the kids from Moorhead go to Boyer Valley School District, Charter Oak-Ute School District, West Harrison School District, West Monona School District and others.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Moorhead: Moorhead Co-op Elevator (A), Loess Hills Scenic Byway/Visitors Center (B), Moorhead Fire Department and Rescue Unit (C), Moorhead Cultural Center (D), Moorhead City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Moorhead include: Christian Church (A), Bethesda Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Loess Hills Hospitality (109 Oak Street).

Monona 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:

2.1 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.0%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

12.4%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Moorhead (2011 data):

  • United Bank of Iowa: Moorhead Branch at 124 Oak Street, branch established on 1900/04/10. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $1,153.6 mil, Deposits: $906.0 mil, headquarters in Ida Grove, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Ida Grove Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Moorhead:

Marital status in Moorhead, IA
  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Moorhead:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Moorhead, IA (based on Monona County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,51813
Evangelical Protestant1,7149
Catholic1,2074
Other11
None3,803-
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: 2
Monona County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Here:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.9%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.0%
Iowa:

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

16.2%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

65.4%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.0%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Moorhead:

23.2
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

12.5%
Iowa:

22.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

15.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Moorhead:

56.3%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Moorhead:

89.2%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moorhead, IA Residents
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
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,105
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,105

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $52,000 ($250.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($105.77)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($100.96)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($81.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($72.12)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($62.50)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($43.27)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($33.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($19.23)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000 ($14.42)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($14.42)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($9.62)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($9.62)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($4.81)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,000 ($120.19)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($110.58)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($100.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000 ($96.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($48.08)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($9.62)
    Rents: $1,000 ($4.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($86.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($96.15)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($192.31)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,000 ($81.73)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($9.62)
    Other License: $1,000 ($4.81)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $222,000 ($1067.31)

4.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,877 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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 Woodbury County, IA  1.52% ($42,358 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Moorhead:

  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, 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.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moorhead:

  • KILV (107.5 FM; CASTANA, IA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KKIA (92.9 FM; IDA GROVE, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Moorhead:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 217ft / 65.8mTotal length
  • 2,460Total average daily traffic
  • 348Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,460Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Moorhead, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 81950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Moorhead, IA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Entrance To Preparation Canyon State Pk (Lat: 41.895278 Lon: -95.918056), Call Sign: KUV808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.565 MHz, 155.700 MHz, Grant Date: 07/12/2011, Expiration Date: 09/25/2021, Registrant: Iowa State Patrol Communications, 5912 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313, Phone: (515) 281-3175, Fax: (515) 281-6761, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N0DF, Licensee ID: L01361277, Grant Date: 01/24/2008, Expiration Date: 04/22/2018, Certifier: Sheila M Lindsey, Registrant: Sheila M Lindsey, 28464 Co Hwy L20, Moorhead, IA 51558-5019
  • Call Sign: WB0SMW, Licensee ID: L00672896, Grant Date: 04/06/2006, Expiration Date: 05/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2018, Registrant: Lloyd B Madsen, 27044 County Hwy L 20, Moorhead, IA 51558
  • Call Sign: WD0FKN, Licensee ID: L01361277, Grant Date: 01/24/2008, Expiration Date: 04/22/2018, Certifier: Donald M Lindsey, Registrant: Donald M Lindsey, 28464 Co Hwy L20, Moorhead, IA 51558-5019

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH G35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4657D , Serial Number: D-4844, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Blair R Holverson, 301 Oak St, Moorhead, IA 51558, Other Owners: Sharon L Holverson

Most common first names in Moorhead, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles781.4 years
Earl776.1 years
John783.4 years
Marie579.6 years
Bertha484.3 years
Anna373.7 years
Frank386.7 years
Elmer382.0 years
Harold377.6 years
Florence384.7 years
Most common last names in Moorhead, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1079.7 years
Knudsen677.0 years
Moore674.5 years
Sorenson585.4 years
Christensen590.0 years
Savery478.5 years
Taylor482.7 years
Larson479.0 years
Oliver475.7 years
Kalskett484.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Moorhead, IA
  • 40.2%Electricity
  • 34.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.9%Wood
  • 3.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Moorhead, IA
  • 41.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 35.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.5%Electricity


Moorhead compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly 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 below state average.

Moorhead on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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