Olin, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 692 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 368  (53.3%)
Females: 324  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  48.4 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 52320.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,809 (it was $33,906 in 2000)
Olin:

$41,809
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,005 (it was $14,809 in 2000)

Olin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,019 (it was $63,900 in 2000)
Olin:

$79,019
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $89,811; Detached houses: $91,731; Mobile homes: $20,829

Median gross rent in 2013: $591.

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  • Races in Olin, IA (2010)

    Olin races chart
    • 66995.8%White alone
    • 111.6%Hispanic
    • 81.1%Black alone
    • 71.0%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone
    • 10.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Olin: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (44.4%), Irish (13.5%), United States (8.6%), English (7.1%), Czech (2.7%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/14/1879

Elevation: 758 feet

Land area: 0.99 square miles.

Population density: 696 people per square mile   (low).

Olin,IA real estate house value index trend

Olin, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Olin:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olin city:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Olin, Iowa as of July 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Olin to the number of sex offenders is 230 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,211 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $994 (1.2%)

Olin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (27.2 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (116.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (178.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Morley, IA (2.4 miles) , Stanwood, IA (2.7 miles ), Wyoming, IA (2.9 miles ), Center Junction, IA (2.9 miles) , Clarence, IA (2.9 miles ), Mechanicsville, IA (2.9 miles ), Oxford Junction, IA (3.1 miles ), Onslow, IA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.00 N, Longitude: 91.14 W

Area code: 319

Olin household income distribution Olin home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +52 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Olin, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olin-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Olin city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 tornado 21.6 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% smaller 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, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 299.4 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 278.6 miles away from Olin center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.5 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 329.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 299.2 miles away from Olin center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 285.1 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 Jones County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Olin:

  • CLARENCE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CLARENCE, IA)
  • JONES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ANAMOSA, IA)
  • CEDAR MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; TIPTON, IA)
  • CEDAR COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TIPTON, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olin:

  • Kirkwood Community College (about 27 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; Full-time enrollment: 11,503)
  • University of Iowa (about 31 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 43 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 44 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 44 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 46 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Ashford University (about 50 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)

Public elementary/middle school in Olin:

See full list of schools located in Olin

Library in Olin:

  • OLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $25,857; Location: 301 PARKWAY ST; 6,946 books; 248 audio materials; 684 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Olin: Olin Access (A), Olin Heritage Center (B), Olin Public Library (C), Olin Hose Company (D), Olin Ambulance Service (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Olin include: Saint Paul United Methodist Church (A), Lutheran Church (B), Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sibles Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Olin: Olin Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jones 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 2002 was 50.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.2%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.4%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Olin (2011 data):

  • Citizens State Bank: Olin Branch at 321 Jackson Street, branch established on 1997/07/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $91.3 mil, Deposits: $69.9 mil, headquarters in Wyoming, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: C.S.b. Holding Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
Iowa average:

10.3

Olin travel time to work - commute Olin mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Olin city (based on Jones County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,30822
Catholic3,4634
Evangelical Protestant1,1229
Other71
None10,738-
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
Jones County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Jones County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jones County:

27.0%
Iowa:

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

13.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.5%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Olin:

49.7%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.7%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.7%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Olin:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Olin:

81.4%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Olin, 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
Financial Administration 1$1,391$16,6920$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,395$16,7407$1,161
Streets and Highways 1$2,556$30,6720$0
Water Supply 1$2,843$34,1160$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$250
Totals for Government 4$8,185$24,5559$1,411

Olin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $159,000 ($229.77)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $72,000 ($104.05)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($65.03)
    Sewerage: $40,000 ($57.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($49.13)
    Housing & Community Development: $33,000 ($47.69)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($36.13)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($26.01)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($26.01)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($24.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($23.12)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($15.90)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($14.45)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($10.12)
    Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($4.34)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($2.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.23)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $32,000 ($46.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $44,000 ($63.58)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($7.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($5.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $102,000 ($147.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($11.56)

Olin government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $50,000 ($72.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($49.13)
    All Other: $9,000 ($13.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $13,000 ($18.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $18,000 ($26.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($40.46)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($5.78)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $70,000 ($101.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $57,000 ($82.37)
    General Support: $14,000 ($20.23)
    All Other: $8,000 ($11.56)
  • Tax - Property: $133,000 ($192.20)
    Total General Sales: $37,000 ($53.47)
    Public Utilities: $9,000 ($13.01)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.45)

Olin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $130,000 ($187.86)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $85,000 ($122.83)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $176,000 ($254.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $246,000 ($355.49)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($166.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $15,000 ($21.68)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($21.68)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $188,000 ($271.68)

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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 Linn County, IA  2.01% ($36,497 average AGI)
from Dubuque County, IA  0.30% ($23,609)
from Delaware County, IA  0.27% ($32,238)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
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 Linn County, IA  2.00% ($44,781 average AGI)
to Johnson County, IA  0.39% ($28,533)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.30% ($45,478)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olin:

  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olin:

  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKRQ (100.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KHAK (98.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCCK-FM (88.3 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KRNL-FM (89.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IA; Owner: CORNELL COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Olin:

  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • 24,875Total average daily traffic
  • 301Total average daily truck traffic
  • 42,390Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Olin)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Rr 1 Hwy 38 1 Mi N (Lat: 42.000000 Lon: -91.141833), Call Sign: KNAC876, Licensee ID: L00304293
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.355 MHzGrant Date: 11/01/2000, Expiration Date: 11/19/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2006Registrant: Jensen, Thomas E Dba Jensen Ready Mix, 5517 Hwy 38, Olin, IA 52320, Phone: (319) 484-2431
  • 108 E 2nd Street (Lat: 41.998639 Lon: -91.141000), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPSK517
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.025 MHzGrant Date: 05/31/2001, Expiration Date: 05/31/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2011, Certifier: Sharon FallRegistrant: Radio Communications Company Inc, 2131 North Towne Ln Ne, Cedar Radids, IA 52402, Phone: (319) 393-7150, Fax: (319) 393-9273, Email:
  • MOBILE, Lat: 42.000278 Lon: -91.142778, Call Sign: WPWX235
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.535 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023, Certifier: Rodney L CozartRegistrant: Radio Communications Co,. Inc., 2131 North Towne Lane Ne, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402, Phone: (319) 393-7150, Fax: (319) 393-9273, Email:
  • 142 Monroe Ave (Lat: 41.927222 Lon: -91.131667), Call Sign: WQSJ229
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.312 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 09/26/2023, Certifier: Brian LichtRegistrant: Business Radio, 1418 5th Street, Coralville, IA 52241, Phone: (319) 354-2204, Fax: (319) 351-2938, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • OLIN, 12773 42nd Street (Lat: 41.993611 Lon: -91.126333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.1 m, Call Sign: WQIT940
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/13/2008, Expiration Date: 05/13/2018, 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:

6
  • Call Sign: KA0HST, Licensee ID: L00631973, Grant Date: 09/25/2003, Expiration Date: 01/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2015, Certifier: William F Jackson, Registrant: William F Jackson, 17148 Green Rd, Olin, IA 52320
  • Call Sign: KB0SKO, Licensee ID: L01007188, Grant Date: 04/21/2005, Expiration Date: 05/03/2015, Certifier: Gordon E Thomas, Registrant: Gordon E Thomas, 504 Jackson St, Olin, IA 52320
  • Call Sign: KF0KY, Previous Call Sign: KB0FAV, Licensee ID: L00231098, Grant Date: 06/22/2010, Expiration Date: 07/17/2020, Certifier: Inez L Gronewold, Registrant: Inez L Gronewold, 16412 Co Rd E45, Olin, IA 52320
  • Call Sign: N0BZV, Licensee ID: L01082434, Grant Date: 11/09/2005, Expiration Date: 11/28/2015, Certifier: Donald L Bodkin, Registrant: Donald L Bodkin, 212 E North St, Olin, IA 52320
  • Call Sign: NS0A, Grant Date: 02/05/1996, Expiration Date: 02/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 02/06/2008, Registrant: Charles L Holland, 404 Highland, Olin, IA 52320
  • Call Sign: KG1X, Previous Call Sign: KF0ID, Licensee ID: L00214217, Grant Date: 04/12/2012, Expiration Date: 04/23/2022, Certifier: Scot D Gronewold, Registrant: Scot D Gronewold, 16412 Co Rd E45, Olin, IA 52320

Most common first names in Olin, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John978.1 years
William775.9 years
Edna683.7 years
Leona685.5 years
Dora690.7 years
Fred678.7 years
Mary677.2 years
Gerald573.2 years
Hazel585.2 years
Charles582.6 years
Most common last names in Olin, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wood978.5 years
Smith873.6 years
Rohwedder784.7 years
Mccormick771.3 years
Taylor782.0 years
Fall780.1 years
Fairley682.5 years
Guhl683.0 years
Petersen680.7 years
Glenn677.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Olin 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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