New Market, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 405 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.2%
 
Males: 200  (49.6%)
Females: 205  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  45.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 51646.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $43,557 (it was $31,771 in 2000)
New Market:

$43,557
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $27,833 (it was $15,381 in 2000)

New Market city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $52,038 (it was $38,400 in 2000)
New Market:

$52,038
IA:

$136,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $529.

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  • Races in New Market, IA (2010)

    New Market races chart
    • 40697.8%White alone
    • 61.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in New Market: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (29.4%), German (21.3%), English (6.9%), Scottish (6.9%), Irish (4.4%), Swedish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/9/1882

Elevation: 1231 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 922 people per square mile   (low).

New Market,IA real estate house value index trend

New Market, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in New Market:

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Market city:

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $833 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $566 (1.5%)

New Market satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (61.9 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (68.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (383.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clarinda, IA (2.7 miles ), Gravity, IA (2.9 miles ), Shambaugh, IA (2.9 miles) , Hepburn, IA (3.2 miles) , Bedford, IA (3.2 miles ), Braddyville, IA (3.5 miles) , Hopkins, MO (3.6 miles ), Yorktown, IA (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 94.90 W

Area code: 712

New Market household income distribution New Market home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Community and social service occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in New Market: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in New Market, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

New Market-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the New Market city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1999, a category F4 tornado 8.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Market-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 34.6 miles away from the city center
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 405.6 miles away from New Market center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 15.8 miles away from the city center
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 249.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 395.5 miles away from New Market 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 379.4 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 Taylor County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Market topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near New Market:

  • GOLDENROD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLARINDA, IA)
  • MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLARINDA, IA)
  • WESTRIDGE QUALITY CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLARINDA, IA)
  • BEDFORD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BEDFORD, IA)
  • TAYLOR COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BEDFORD, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - VILLISCA (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VILLISCA, IA)

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

  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 27 miles; Maryville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,946)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 61 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Bellevue University (about 61 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Highland Community College (about 64 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Creighton University (about 66 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 67 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 68 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)

Library in New Market:

  • NEW MARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,583; Location: 407 MAIN ST; 4,340 books; 1 audio materials; 82 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases)

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Notable locations in New Market: New Market Library (A), New Market City Hall (B), New Market Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in New Market include: Christian Church (A), New Market Church of Christ (B), United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Taylor 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 58.5. This is better than average.

City:

58.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.28
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.2%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.1%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Iowa average:

10.3

New Market travel time to work - commute New Market mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for New Market city (based on Taylor County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,57812
Evangelical Protestant55013
Catholic2442
Other1962
None2,749-
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
Taylor County:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

9.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Taylor County:

27.7%
Iowa:

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

15.4%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$752
Streets and Highways 1$2,321$27,8520$0
Sewerage 1$2,197$26,3640$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$945
Water Supply 1$2,197$26,3640$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$162
Other and Unallocable 1$2,321$27,8520$0
Totals for Government 4$9,036$27,1089$1,859

New Market government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($111.11)
    General - Other: $41,000 ($101.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($51.85)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($34.57)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($29.63)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($17.28)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($14.81)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($7.41)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($4.94)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.47)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($2.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($17.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.47)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $46,000 ($113.58)

New Market government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $37,000 ($91.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($74.07)
    All Other: $6,000 ($14.81)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($9.88)
    Rents: $3,000 ($7.41)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($143.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $37,000 ($91.36)
    General Support: $5,000 ($12.35)
  • Tax - Property: $36,000 ($88.89)
    Total General Sales: $5,000 ($12.35)

New Market government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $140,000 ($345.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $130,000 ($320.99)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($24.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $174,000 ($429.63)

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 Union County, IA  0.55% ($21,308 average AGI)
from Page County, IA  0.47% ($21,455)
from Nodaway County, MO  0.47% ($35,364)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,791 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
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 Page County, IA  1.10% ($46,269 average AGI)
to Union County, IA  0.68% ($23,563)
to Adams County, IA  0.59% ($33,429)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Market:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Market:

  • KKBZ (99.3 FM; CLARINDA, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KRSS (93.5 FM; TARKIO, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KXCV (90.5 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIV.)
  • KNIM-FM (97.1 FM; MARYVILLE, MO; Owner: NODAWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around New Market:

  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 2 Km N (Lat: 40.763889 Lon: -94.900250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 87 m, Call Sign: KUV813
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.655 MHz, 155.655 MHz, 155.685 MHz, 155.685 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2011, Expiration Date: 03/17/2022, Certifier: Jerry RemhofRegistrant: Iowa State Patrol Communications, 5912 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313, Phone: (515) 281-3175, Fax: (515) 281-6761, Email:
  • 4 Mi N .25 Mi W (Lat: 40.820833 Lon: -94.917472), Call Sign: KNFD643
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.365 MHzGrant Date: 04/29/1997, Expiration Date: 05/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2002Registrant: Keith L Odell, Rr 1, New Market, IA 51646, Phone: (712) 585-3430
  • Lat: 40.741250 Lon: -94.814528, Call Sign: WQSX293
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.177 MHz, 160.177 MHzGrant Date: 12/03/2013, Expiration Date: 12/03/2023, Certifier: Delmar DerryRegistrant: Haug Comm Inc, 622 Neptune Drive, Seneca, KS 66538, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • NEW MARKET, 2.8 Mi Nne (Lat: 40.771361 Lon: -94.891083), Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WMQ759
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2009Registrant: Rsa 1 Limited Partenerskip, 404 Howland St., Emerson, IA 51533, Phone: (712) 824-7790, Fax: (712) 824-7792, Email:
  • STATION, 1.75 Mi N (Lat: 40.763861 Lon: -94.900250), Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WNTE238
    Assigned Frequencies: 2145.20 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2010, Expiration Date: 05/12/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2016Registrant: Iowa State Patrol Communications, 5912 Nw 2nd St, Des Moines, IA 50313, Phone: (515) 281-8804, Fax: (515) 281-6761, Email:
  • NEW MARKET, 1285 220th Street (Lat: 40.732306 Lon: -94.875000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQIY295
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/2008, Expiration Date: 06/17/2018, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2015, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE0GCI, Licensee ID: L01976668, Grant Date: 10/14/2015, Expiration Date: 10/14/2025, Certifier: Dakota K Calfee, Registrant: Dakota K Calfee, 106 E 8th St, New Market, IA 51646

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 30407 , Serial Number: 17701238, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/27/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Cardinal Cronies LLC, 1171 210th St, New Market, IA 51646
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42177 , Serial Number: 18258887, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Patricia Odell, 1073 155th St, New Market, IA 51646

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in New Market, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1180.7 years
Paul670.3 years
Roy682.2 years
William580.8 years
Earl583.8 years
Charles580.0 years
Floyd584.8 years
Thomas583.8 years
Helen484.0 years
Doris487.2 years
Most common last names in New Market, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adams783.3 years
Brown780.4 years
Thompson785.4 years
Anderson589.6 years
Slaight582.2 years
Crawford583.4 years
Miller582.8 years
Pratt584.0 years
Odell567.2 years
Murren588.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

New Market compared to Iowa 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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