Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,446 (it was $52,300 in 2000)
Mean prices in 2013:All housing units: $122,204; Detached houses: $121,253; Townhouses or other attached units: $143,526; In 2-unit structures: $124,391; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $62,217; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $170,607; Mobile homes: $25,960
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Ancestries: German (44.0%), Dutch (9.0%), English (7.7%), United States (6.7%), Norwegian (5.8%), Swedish (3.3%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated on 10/30/1883
Elevation: 1410 feet
Land area: 0.55 square miles.
Population density: 1,880 people per square mile (low).
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For population 25 years and over in Paullina:
High school or higher: 94.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Paullina city:
Never married: 12.5%
Now married: 63.0%
9 residents are foreign born
According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Paullina, Iowa as of October 09, 2015. The ratio of number of residents in Paullina to the number of sex offenders is 517 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $750 (1.0%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $913 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (49.0 miles , pop. 85,013).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (120.0 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (416.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Paullina-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/23/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Paullina city center injured 4 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/1/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the city center causedbetween $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Paullina-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 75% smaller 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 186.9 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 205.1 miles away from Paullina center On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.3 miles away from the city center On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 150.9 miles away from the city center On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 188.8 miles away from Paullina center On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
The number of natural disasters in O'Brien County (8) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers in Paullina:
PAULLINA CARE CENTER (423 NORTH WILLOW)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Paullina:
PAULLINA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $56,927; Location: 113 S MICKLEY ST; 20,940 books; 769 audio materials; 765 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)
O'Brien County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest PotentialPercentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.0%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
Median age above state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Renting percentage below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
House age above state average.
Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
Banks with branches in Paullina (2011 data):
Security State Bank: Paullina Branch at 305 East Grand Avenue, branch established on 2006/04/24. Info updated 2007/01/05: Bank assets: $79.3 mil, Deposits: $62.3 mil, headquarters in Sutherland, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Old O'brien Banc Shares, Inc.
Iowa State Bank: Paullina Branch at 105 North Main, branch established on 2004/03/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $351.7 mil, Deposits: $296.1 mil, headquarters in Hull, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Vogel Bancshares, Inc.
Religion statistics for Paullina city (based on O'Brien County data)
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: 7
4.98 / 10,000 pop.
2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
10.67 / 10,000 pop.
5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
8.53 / 10,000 pop.
8.01 / 10,000 pop.
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Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
STATION, 141 N Main St (Lat: 42.981083 Lon: -95.686389), Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNTI694 Assigned Frequencies: 957.350 MHz Grant Date: 03/30/2001, Expiration Date: 03/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2011 Registrant:Phone: (712) 448-3412
PAULLINA, 4610 Sorrel Ave (Lat: 42.981972 Lon: -95.603028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQGC663 Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz Grant Date: 12/11/2006, Expiration Date: 12/11/2016, Certifier: Steven T Campbell Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
PAULLINA, Lat: 42.978306 Lon: -95.687389, Call Sign: WQHB242 Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz Grant Date: 06/15/2007, Expiration Date: 06/15/2017, Certifier: Sandy Fritz Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
PAULLINA, Lat: 42.979167 Lon: -95.687833, Call Sign: WQKC799 Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz Grant Date: 04/01/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Chris J Jerome Registrant: Midamerican Energy Company, 666 Grand Ave., 2900 Ruan Center, Des Moines, IA 50303, Phone: (563) 333-8567
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: K0OZT, Licensee ID: L01112042 Grant Date: 01/30/2006, Expiration Date: 04/03/2016, Certifier: Paul W Rabe Registrant: Paul W Rabe, 222 South Maple, Paullina, IA 51046-0401
Call Sign: KC0CQP Grant Date: 01/30/1998, Expiration Date: 01/30/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2010 Registrant: Dan J Wester, 4542 Silver Ave, Paullina, IA 51046
Call Sign: N0OYK, Licensee ID: L00496159 Grant Date: 04/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/20/2023, Certifier: Donald D Heeren Registrant: Donald D Heeren, 213 W Day St, Paullina, IA 51046
Call Sign: WB0ZXD Grant Date: 01/18/1994, Expiration Date: 01/18/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2006 Registrant: Jon A Schiltz, 117 S Maple St Box 593, Paullina, IA 51046
Call Sign: AC0IU, Licensee ID: L01303385 Grant Date: 07/11/2007, Expiration Date: 07/11/2017, Certifier: William F Adams Registrant: William F Adams, Paullina, IA 51046
Call Sign: KD0PTA, Licensee ID: L01666385 Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/12/2021, Certifier: Scott C Fintel Registrant: Scott C Fintel, 507 West Commerce St, Paullina, IA 51046
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 2492C , Serial Number: 30792, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1957 Registrant (Individual): Martin O Tjossem, 203 South Maple St, Paullina, IA 51046
Aircraft: CESSNA P206 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 132 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 2536X , Serial Number: P206-0036, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1964 Registrant (Individual): Steven Louscher, Po Box 309, Paullina, IA 51046
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 3231W , Serial Number: 32-42, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1965 Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 111 N Cannon St, Paullina, IA 51046
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 7557W , Serial Number: 28-1497, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1963 Registrant (Corporation): Paullina Flying Club Inc, 4217 Roosevelt Ave, Paullina, IA 51046
Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 9731M , Serial Number: 670291, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1967 Registrant (Individual): Brian W Fisch, 4217 Roosevelt Ave, Paullina, IA 51046
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