New London, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 1,839 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 905  (49.3%)
Females: 934  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 52645.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,272 (it was $39,432 in 2000)
New London:

$55,272
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,580 (it was $18,301 in 2000)

New London city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,319 (it was $59,900 in 2000)
New London:

$93,319
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $103,435; detached houses: $106,288; mobile homes: $18,322

Median gross rent in 2019: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in New London: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.1%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.2% for Black residents, 16.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.8% for other race residents, 42.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in New London, IA (2019)
    • 2,02494.1%White alone
    • 643.0%Hispanic
    • 180.8%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Black alone
    • 90.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in New London, Iowa as of October 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New London is 392 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Iowa average:

1.67
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Ancestries: German (32.2%), American (14.5%), English (11.0%), Irish (3.8%), Dutch (3.7%), European (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/22/1860

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 1,828 people per square mile   (low).

New London, Iowa map

50 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America).

This city:

2.3%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,516 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,770 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (50.9 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (170.4 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (203.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Danville, IA (2.5 miles ),
Mount Pleasant, IA (2.9 miles ),
Mount Union, IA (3.0 miles),
Middletown, IA (3.2 miles ),
Beaverdale, IA (3.4 miles ),
Westwood, IA (3.5 miles),
St. Paul, IA (3.5 miles),
Salem, IA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.93 N, Longitude: 91.40 W

Area code: 319

Distribution of median household income in New London, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in New London, IA in 2019
New London satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $191,700
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $229,600
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500
Number of permits per 10,000 New London, IA residents
Average permit cost in New London, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.0%
Iowa:

3.1%
Most common industries in New London, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.3%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (8.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (9.4%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in New London, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)

Average climate in New London, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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New London, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2000 was 12.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 0.840. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.840
U.S.:

1.789

Tornado activity:

New London-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/25/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the New London city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 18.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New London-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 181% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 253.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 253.5 miles away from New London 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 236.7 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 278.6 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) earthquake occurred 280.5 miles away from New London center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 135.3 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 Henry County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New London topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in New London:

  • NEW LONDON NURSING AND REHAB CEN (100 CARE CENTER CIRCLE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near New London:

  • DANVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DANVILLE, IA)
  • MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF CENTRAL IOWA-MT PLEASANT (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)
  • PLEASANT MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)
  • SOUTHEASTERN RENAL DIALYSIS, L.C. - MOUNT PLEASANT (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)
  • HENRY COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)
  • GREAT RIVER HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WEST BURLINGTON, IA)

Amtrak stations near New London:

  • 9 miles: MOUNT PLEASANT (418 N. ADAMS ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 18 miles: ALDERSHOT (BURLINGTON, 1199 WATERDOWN RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: BURLINGTON (300 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New London:

  • Southeastern Community College (about 15 miles; West Burlington, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 50 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • University of Iowa (about 52 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 53 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 60 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 60 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 61 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)

Public high school in New London:

Public elementary/middle school in New London:

  • CLARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 401 S WALNUT, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in New London

Library in New London:

  • H.J. NUGEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $117,637; Location: 103 E MAIN ST; 9,229 books; 354 audio materials; 993 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions; 25 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in New London: New London Farmers Co-op Elevator (A), New London (B), Dover Historical Museum (C), New London City Fire Station (D), N J Nugen Public Library (E), New London City Police Station (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in New London include: Presbyterian Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), New London Christian Church (C), Shinar Cumberland Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in New London include: New Londons First Store and Select School Historical Marker (1), Central Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Henry 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 New London and their reported violations in the past:

NEWPORT JUNCTION BP (Address: 2731 OLD HWY 34 , Population served: 715, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between SEP-2012 and OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-20-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.2%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.7%
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: 0.3% of all households
38 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in New London (2011 data):

  • Danville State Savings Bank: at 102 South Walnut, branch established on 1899/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $110.6 mil, Deposits: $96.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Danville Bancshares, Inc.
  • Two Rivers Bank & Trust: Henry County Bank Branch at 503 West Main Street, branch established on 1999/12/01. Info updated 2010/07/26: Bank assets: $668.0 mil, Deposits: $455.8 mil, headquarters in Burlington, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Two Rivers Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in New London:

Marital status in New London, IA
  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 19.9%

For population 25 years and over in New London:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - New London
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New London, IA (based on Henry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,33422
Evangelical Protestant2,57223
Catholic1,0851
Other3313
None10,823-
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: 6
Henry County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

28.0%
State:

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

14.1%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.0%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.5%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
New London:

29.0
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
New London:

12.2%
Iowa:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
New London:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
New London:

34.2%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
Iowa:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
New London:

76.6%
State:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of New London, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 4$21,815$65,4450$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,891$47,5641$1,010
Local Libraries 2$5,536$33,2161$895
Streets and Highways 2$6,235$37,4100$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,427$44,5621$230
Sewerage 1$5,093$61,1160$0
Water Supply 1$3,189$38,2681$948
Police - Other 0$0 1$372
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$766
Totals for Government 15$61,185$48,9486$4,220

New London government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $654,000 ($355.63)
    Sewerage: $148,000 ($80.48)
    Electric Utilities: $91,000 ($49.48)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($9.24)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($6.53)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,816,000 ($987.49)
    Sewerage: $498,000 ($270.80)
    Water Utilities: $340,000 ($184.88)
    Regular Highways: $235,000 ($127.79)
    Police Protection: $209,000 ($113.65)
    Libraries: $175,000 ($95.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $150,000 ($81.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $86,000 ($46.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000 ($32.63)
    Financial Administration: $57,000 ($31.00)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($16.86)
    General Public Buildings: $26,000 ($14.14)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($7.07)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($4.35)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($1.09)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $146,000 ($79.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $85,000 ($46.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $343,000 ($186.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $755,000 ($410.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($5.98)

New London government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $518,000 ($281.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $158,000 ($85.92)
    Other: $4,000 ($2.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $61,000 ($33.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $55,000 ($29.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $100,000 ($54.38)
    Sale of Property: $69,000 ($37.52)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($18.49)
    Fines and Forfeits: $25,000 ($13.59)
    Rents: $5,000 ($2.72)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,838,000 ($999.46)
    Water Utilities: $383,000 ($208.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $236,000 ($128.33)
    Other: $2,000 ($1.09)
  • Tax - Property: $480,000 ($261.01)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $194,000 ($105.49)
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000 ($8.70)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.09)

New London government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,007,000 ($6529.09)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,264,000 ($4493.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,743,000 ($2035.35)

New London government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,916,000 ($1585.64)

5.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Des Moines County, IA  0.87% ($35,877 average AGI)
from Washington County, IA  0.54% ($39,475)
from Lee County, IA  0.43% ($37,031)


6.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Des Moines County, IA  0.87% ($40,369 average AGI)
to Washington County, IA  0.45% ($40,735)
to Johnson County, IA  0.40% ($51,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in New London:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KILJ (1130 AM; daytime; 0 kW; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA; Owner: KILJ, INC.)
  • KBUR (1490 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCPS (1150 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: JOHN M. GIANNETTINO)
  • KBKB (1360 AM; 1 kW; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WBBM (780 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 New London:

  • KKNL (97.3 FM; NEW LONDON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KILJ-FM (105.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA; Owner: KILJ, INC.)
  • KAYP (89.9 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KDMG (103.1 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGRS (107.3 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBKB-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • KKMI (93.5 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around New London:

  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K38AB (Channel 38; FORT MADISON, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.4mTotal length
  • 9,875Total average daily traffic
  • 1,098Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in New London, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 31950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for New London, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New London)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • FIRE STATION, 101 W. Main Street (Lat: 40.925028 Lon: -91.398500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WPMT956,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.312 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2013, Expiration Date: 12/22/2023, Certifier: Chief Ty D Thompson, Registrant: Electronic Applications Co., Inc., Burlington, IA 52601, Phone: (319) 752-2435, Fax: (319) 752-0157, Email:
  • 7 1/2 Mi Sw (Lat: 40.868917 Lon: -91.475167), Call Sign: WPAB272,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 06/28/2012, Expiration Date: 07/20/2022, Registrant: Rathbun Regional Water Assoc., 16166 Hwy J29, Centerville, IA 52544, Phone: (641) 647-2416, Fax: (641) 647-2217, Email:
  • 2428 Nebraska Ave (Lat: 40.954278 Lon: -91.457361), Call Sign: WQDU701,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.850 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2015, Expiration Date: 11/02/2025, Certifier: Ken Helt, Registrant: Electronic Applications Inc Co, Burlington, IA 52601, Phone: (379) 752-2435, Fax: (319) 752-0157, Email:
  • FARM, 3288 Nolton Ave (Lat: 40.827667 Lon: -91.462944), Call Sign: WQXC545,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.695 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2016, Expiration Date: 01/29/2026, Certifier: Denice Pearson-Libby, Registrant: Business Radio Sales & Service Inc., 1418 5th Street, Coralville, IA 52241, Phone: (319) 354-2204, Fax: (319) 351-2938, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New London)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: KING DAVID E AVID SPEEDWING (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57DK, N57DK, N-57DK, Serial Number: 445, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 12/13/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Randy L Chrisman, 2730 Old Highway 34, New London, IA 52645
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9586T, N9586T, N-9586T, Serial Number: 57386, Airworthiness Date: 04/23/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 08/27/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Libby, 3288 Nolton Ave, New London, IA 52645
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/15/2017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 501 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA JT15D-1A (2200 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 27WW, N27WW, N-27WW, Serial Number: 501-0264, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 07/23/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Allen Air LLC, 814 E Adams St, New London, IA 52645

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 11. The highest number of fires - 37 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in New London, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (44.3%), and Structure Fires (33.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in New London, IA
    • 8144.3%Outside Fires
    • 6133.3%Structure Fires
    • 3217.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New London, IA
Most common first names in New London, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2674.9 years
William2378.3 years
Ruth2082.6 years
Mary1985.3 years
Robert1774.5 years
Charles1276.6 years
Helen1276.8 years
Margaret1282.6 years
James1276.0 years
Harold1076.1 years
Most common last names in New London, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2176.9 years
Smith1980.2 years
Totemeier1282.8 years
Brown1075.4 years
Walker1079.2 years
Harper976.4 years
Simmons978.3 years
Williams988.9 years
Johnson872.1 years
Davey783.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New London, IA
  • 94.1%Utility gas
  • 3.4%Electricity
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New London, IA
  • 77.8%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Electricity


New London 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 below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Marcus W. Powell (2)
  • Marcus Powell (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2021.