Percival, Iowa

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Population in 2010: 87.
Males: 36  (41.7%)
Females: 51  (58.3%)
Median resident age:  74.2 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 51648

Estimated median household income in 2015: $54,881
Percival:

$54,881
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $29,765

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $105,446
Percival:

$105,446
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $92,310; Detached houses: $93,086
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  • Races in Percival, IA (2010)

    Percival races chart
    • 7788.5%White alone
    • 89.2%Hispanic
    • 11.1%Black alone
    • 11.1%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Percival: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (84.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 927 feet

For population 25 years and over in Percival:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.8%

For population 15 years and over in Percival CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 83.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.8%
  • Divorced: 0.0%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Percival, Iowa as of November 21, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Percival to the number of sex offenders is 87 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (35.0 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (36.9 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (429.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nebraska City, NE (2.4 miles ), Thurman, IA (2.4 miles ), Union, NE (2.7 miles ), Sidney, IA (3.0 miles ), Bartlett, IA (3.1 miles) , Nehawka, NE (3.3 miles ), Anderson, IA (3.4 miles) , Tabor, IA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 95.81 W

Area code: 712

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

3.0%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Tornado activity:

Percival-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/22/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Percival place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 tornado 24.7 miles away from the place center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Percival-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 74% 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 16.0 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 211.6 miles away from Percival center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 301.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 101.6 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 451.2 miles away from Percival center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Percival:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - NEBRASKA CITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
  • THE AMBASSADOR NEBRASKA CITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
  • ST MARY'S COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
  • SOUTHWEST IOWA HOME HEALTH SER (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SIDNEY, IA)
  • THE AMBASSADOR SIDNEY INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SIDNEY, IA)
  • TABOR MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; TABOR, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Percival:

  • Bellevue University (about 29 miles; Bellevue, NE; Full-time enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 37 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 37 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Creighton University (about 37 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 37 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 40 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 43 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)

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Notable locations in Percival: Percival (A), Percival Fire and Rescue Benton Township (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Nebraska City Super 8 Motel (2496 210th Avenue).

Fremont 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 30.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.4%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Iowa average:

10.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Percival CDP (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,06417
Catholic5602
Evangelical Protestant5237
Other--
None4,294-
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: 4
Fremont County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Fremont County:

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

9.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

29.2%
Iowa:

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

19.6%
State:

14.5%

6.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,751 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
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 Page County, IA  0.98% ($24,036 average AGI)
from Mills County, IA  0.87% ($29,920)
from Pottawattamie County, IA  0.59% ($31,882)


6.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,540 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
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 Mills County, IA  0.90% ($33,615 average AGI)
to Otoe County, NE  0.83% ($43,375)
to Page County, IA  0.59% ($25,412)

Strongest AM radio stations in Percival:

  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KNCY (1600 AM; 1 kW; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFR (920 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Percival:

  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KNCY-FM (103.1 FM; AUBURN, NE; Owner: RADIO 2000 NE, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTY-FM (106.9 FM; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: PLATTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Percival:

  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Percival)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PERCIVAL, 2005 195th Street (Lat: 40.757306 Lon: -95.813833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.1 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQLZ476
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/04/2010, Expiration Date: 06/04/2020, Cancellation Date: 10/16/2014, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • NORTH PERCIVAL, 1670 200th Ave (Lat: 40.805306 Lon: -95.802250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 73.8 m, Overall height: 75.3 m, Call Sign: WQRB431
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2013, Expiration Date: 04/09/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • OM03IP492, 2005 195th Street (Lat: 40.757306 Lon: -95.813833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.1 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQST633
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Businesses in Percival, IA

  • Subway: 1
  • Super 8: 1
  • Wendy's: 1

Percival compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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