Osterdock, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 57 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.0%
 
Males: 26  (46.3%)
Females: 31  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  40.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip code: 52052

Estimated median household income in 2016: $68,716 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Osterdock:

$68,716
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,755 (it was $18,566 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $95,367 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Osterdock:

$95,367
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,471; Detached houses: $123,601
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    • 5593.2%White alone
    • 23.4%Two or more races
    • 23.4%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Osterdock: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (75.9%), American (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/16/1904

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 125 people per square mile   (very low).

Osterdock, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Osterdock:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 22.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Osterdock city:

  • Never married: 9.6%
  • Now married: 72.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Osterdock city:  0.6% ($400)
Iowa:  1.3% ($1,077)

Osterdock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (28.8 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (92.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (188.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Millville, IA (2.2 miles) , Guttenberg, IA (2.2 miles ), Garber, IA (2.3 miles) , Elkport, IA (2.4 miles) , Colesburg, IA (2.6 miles ), Cassville, WI (3.0 miles ), Glen Haven, WI (3.1 miles ), Luxemburg, IA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.73 N, Longitude: 91.16 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 563

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

3.1%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (43%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (29%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Average climate in Osterdock, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Osterdock-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the Osterdock city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Osterdock-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 86% 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 342.2 miles away from the city 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 145.6 miles away from Osterdock 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 320.2 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 373.3 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 341.8 miles away from Osterdock center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 328.3 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 Clayton County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 22, Storms: 18, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Osterdock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Osterdock:

  • GUTTENBERG CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • GUTTENBERG MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 5 miles away; GUTTENBERG, IA)
  • G AND G LIVING-WESTSIDE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GARNAVILLO, IA)
  • EDGEWOOD CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; EDGEWOOD, IA)
  • ELKADER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ELKADER, IA)
  • CLAYTON COUNTY VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ELKADER, IA)
  • CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; ELKADER, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Osterdock:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 34 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 34 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 48 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 52 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 62 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 64 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 68 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)

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Notable location: Osterdock Bridge Access (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Carlan Creek (A), Price Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Clayton 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 51.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.96
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.9%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Osterdock city (based on Clayton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,65624
Catholic4,3518
Evangelical Protestant1,17415
Other2503
None5,698-
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
Clayton County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Clayton County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

13.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clayton County:

28.4%
Iowa:

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

15.5%
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 1$255
Totals for Government 0$0 1$255

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
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 Crawford County, WI  0.44% ($35,742 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IA  0.41% ($29,517)
from Fayette County, IA  0.38% ($94,889)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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 Delaware County, IA  0.61% ($43,727 average AGI)
to Linn County, IA  0.42% ($22,367)
to Crawford County, WI  0.39% ($33,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Osterdock:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Osterdock:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KDST (99.3 FM; DYERSVILLE, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KMCH (94.7 FM; MANCHESTER, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; SAGEVILLE, IA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • K292DJ (106.3 FM; GUTTENBURG, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Osterdock:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • 970Total average daily traffic
  • 108Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,439Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KE0CEQ, Licensee ID: L01904622, Grant Date: 11/13/2014, Expiration Date: 11/13/2024, Certifier: Matthew S Edwards, Registrant: Matthew S Edwards, 3161 Lynx Ave, Osterdock, IA 52035

Drinking water stations with addresses in Osterdock and their reported violations in the past:

OSTERDOCK STORE (Address: 3559 KILN RD , Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 17 routine major monitoring violations
  • 13 regular monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (9%)

Osterdock compared to Iowa state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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