Newell, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 852 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.9%
 
Males: 427  (50.2%)
Females: 425  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50568.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,120 (it was $31,204 in 2000)
Newell:

$55,120
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,376 (it was $13,554 in 2000)

Newell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $87,191 (it was $47,500 in 2000)
Newell:

$87,191
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $155,381; detached houses: $159,032; townhouses or other attached units: $132,063; in 2-unit structures: $154,123; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,737; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $66,199; mobile homes: $29,140

Median gross rent in 2019: $508.

March 2019 cost of living index in Newell: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.1%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 96.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 81.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Newell, IA (2019)
    • 85993.6%White alone
    • 313.4%Hispanic
    • 131.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Newell, Iowa as of October 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Newell is 360 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (32.1%), Danish (12.5%), American (12.2%), Irish (9.4%), European (8.8%), English (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/30/1876

Elevation: 1260 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 679 people per square mile   (low).

Newell, Iowa map

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,260 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,268 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (71.4 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (106.6 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (378.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Varina, IA (2.5 miles),
Nemaha, IA (2.8 miles),
Fonda, IA (2.8 miles ),
Lakeside, IA (3.0 miles ),
Storm Lake, IA (3.2 miles ),
Albert City, IA (3.5 miles ),
Truesdale, IA (3.5 miles),
Early, IA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.61 N, Longitude: 95.00 W

Area code: 712

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $275,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,900
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $275,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Newell, IA residents
Average permit cost in Newell, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.3%
Iowa:

3.1%
Most common industries in Newell, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Food (11.1%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (18.8%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (7.4%)
  • Warehousing & storage (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.1%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.8%)
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.2%)
  • Food (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Newell, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Food processing workers (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Food processing workers (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)

Average climate in Newell, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Newell-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Newell city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/28/1979, a category F4 tornado 20.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 26 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 194% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 218.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 439.7 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 247.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 198.3 miles away from Newell center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 221.7 miles away from Newell 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 129.6 miles away from Newell 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 Buena Vista County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Newell:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - NEWELL (415 WEST HIGHWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Newell:

  • FONDA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FONDA, IA)
  • BUENA VISTA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH AND HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • NORTH LAKE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • RENAL CENTER OF STORM LAKE, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • BUENA VISTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • BUENA VISTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • FAITH, HOPE, AND CHARITY (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newell:

  • Buena Vista University (about 11 miles; Storm Lake, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 42 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 56 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 70 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Iowa State University (about 81 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 95 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 98 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)

Public high school in Newell:

Public elementary/middle schools in Newell:

See full list of schools located in Newell

Library in Newell:

  • NEWELL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,999; Location: 205 E 2ND ST; 15,962 books; 111 audio materials; 607 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Newell: Newell Golf Course (A), Newell (B), Newell Cooperative Elevator (C), Newell Fire Department and Ambulance Service (D), Newell City Hall (E), Newell Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Newell include: Nain Lutheran Church (A), Saint Peters Lutheran Church (B), Bethel Baptist Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), First Congregational Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Newell Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Buena Vista 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:

2.3 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.2%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
49 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Newell (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank: at Second And Fulton, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/30: Bank assets: $57.9 mil, Deposits: $44.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Newell Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Newell:

Marital status in Newell, IA
  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Newell:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Newell, IA (based on Buena Vista County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,25323
Evangelical Protestant3,87821
Catholic3,1942
Other3382
None7,597-
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: 5
Buena Vista County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Buena Vista County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Buena Vista County:

28.2%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Buena Vista County:

18.4%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.6%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Newell:

44.3%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Newell:

28.8
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Newell:

17.2%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Newell:

7.6%
Iowa:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Newell:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Newell:

28.5%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
Newell:

56.7%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Newell:

72.1%
Iowa:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Newell, 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
Streets and Highways 2$8,510$51,0600$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,181$50,1721$921
Financial Administration 1$3,280$39,3600$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,848$58,1761$77
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,794
Totals for Government 5$20,819$49,9664$2,792

Newell government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $330,000 ($387.32)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $192,000 ($225.35)
    Water Utilities: $150,000 ($176.06)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($151.41)
    Regular Highways: $118,000 ($138.50)
    Financial Administration: $114,000 ($133.80)
    Police Protection: $97,000 ($113.85)
    Libraries: $88,000 ($103.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $84,000 ($98.59)
    Health - Other: $41,000 ($48.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000 ($45.77)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $17,000 ($19.95)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($5.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($42.25)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $8,000 ($9.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $302,000 ($354.46)

Newell government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $142,000 ($166.67)
    Sewerage: $140,000 ($164.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $96,000 ($112.68)
    Other: $53,000 ($62.21)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $9,000 ($10.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($24.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $105,000 ($123.24)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($9.39)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($1.17)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $112,000 ($131.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $109,000 ($127.93)
    General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($19.95)
  • Tax - Property: $378,000 ($443.66)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $108,000 ($126.76)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.35)

Newell government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,157,000 ($1357.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,058,000 ($1241.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,000 ($116.20)

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

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $997,000 ($1170.19)

5.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,417 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
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 Cherokee County, IA  0.31% ($38,400 average AGI)
from Clay County, IA  0.26% ($41,571)
from Polk County, IA  0.26% ($40,333)


7.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
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 Cherokee County, IA  0.40% ($41,182 average AGI)
to Polk County, IA  0.38% ($37,000)
to Clay County, IA  0.34% ($27,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newell:

  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAYL (990 AM; 0 kW; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KLGA (1600 AM; 5 kW; ALGONA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newell:

  • K242AM (96.3 FM; NEWELL, IA; Owner: GOOD NEWS NETWORK, INC.)
  • KAYL-FM (101.7 FM; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KTPR (91.1 FM; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KBVU-FM (97.5 FM; ALTA, IA; Owner: BUENA VISTA UNIVERSITY)
  • KTFG (102.9 FM; SIOUX RAPIDS, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KTLB (105.9 FM; TWIN LAKES, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF FT. DODGE, INC.)
  • KKIA (92.9 FM; IDA GROVE, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIKD (106.7 FM; LAKE CITY, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Newell:

  • K47FZ (Channel 47; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTIN (Channel 21; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)

Newell fatal accident list:

Jun 13, 2013 06:00 PM, Sr-7, 205th Ave, Lat: 42.599564, Lon: -95.002364, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 2001 09:23 AM, Sr-7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 23, 1978 11:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 36.1mTotal length
  • 5,160Total average daily traffic
  • 691Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,160Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Newell, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 41970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Newell, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 2nd & Madison (Lat: 42.607472 Lon: -95.003056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KB85850,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.310 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 07/30/2023, Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications Co, 1115 Cross St, North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Email:
  • 1 Mi S 1 Mi E 1.5 Mi S (Lat: 42.604694 Lon: -95.005833), Call Sign: KNER263, Licensee ID: L00610068,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2003, Expiration Date: 02/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013, Registrant: Christiansen Turkey Farm Inc, Newell, IA 50568, Phone: (712) 272-4401
  • 510 East 5th Street (Lat: 42.601889 Lon: -94.998111), Call Sign: WQPJ615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.065 MHz, 160.095 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/05/2022, Certifier: Michael Degner, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K0YTO, Grant Date: 10/26/1998, Expiration Date: 10/26/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2010, Registrant: Keith M Combes, 437 Heather Ln, Newell, IA 50568
  • Call Sign: WA0HRV, Licensee ID: L01318535, Grant Date: 04/07/2018, Expiration Date: 04/16/2028, Certifier: Norman L Simons, Registrant: Norman L Simons, 433 W Jensen St, Newell, IA 50568-5042
  • Call Sign: KE0LEX, Licensee ID: L02066867, Grant Date: 11/30/2016, Expiration Date: 11/30/2026, Certifier: Joanne M Peters, Registrant: Joanne M Peters, 2134 650 St, Newell, IA 50568

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ACA (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 71 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 2A4 SERIES (49 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62965, N62965, N-62965, Serial Number: 53-72, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2018
    Registrant (Individual): David M Mckenna, 6138 180th Ave, Newell, IA 50568
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6983W, N6983W, N-6983W, Serial Number: 28-21181, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 09/06/2012
    Registrant (Individual): James M Tuttle, 2261 620th St, Newell, IA 50568
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 63 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 4062S, N4062S, N-4062S, Serial Number: 11141, Certificate Issue Date: 08/27/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas D Hemmingsen, Rr 1, Newell, IA 50568
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/21/2017

Most common first names in Newell, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1585.5 years
Anna1289.1 years
Harold1275.2 years
George1176.4 years
John983.9 years
William980.2 years
Donald974.1 years
Helen883.1 years
Clarence880.3 years
Esther885.6 years
Most common last names in Newell, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jensen1880.9 years
Christensen1381.9 years
Petersen1181.3 years
Peterson1179.5 years
Johnsen1084.0 years
Nelson989.1 years
Witzke880.4 years
Porath885.0 years
Nielsen876.5 years
Johnson887.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Newell, IA
  • 78.4%Utility gas
  • 19.0%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Newell, IA
  • 70.8%Electricity
  • 29.2%Utility gas


Newell compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Kurt W. Olsen (2)
  • Jason William Ballou (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2021.