Persia, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 293 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.3%
 
Males: 145  (49.6%)
Females: 148  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

35.6 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 51563.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,258 (it was $36,563 in 2000)
Persia:

$54,258
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,311 (it was $14,859 in 2000)

Persia city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $110,054 (it was $60,600 in 2000)
Persia:

$110,054
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $117,925; detached houses: $118,154

Median gross rent in 2017: $731.

March 2019 cost of living index in Persia: 83.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.6%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Persia, IA (2010)
    • 31197.5%White alone
    • 61.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Black alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: German (42.1%), American (13.5%), Irish (13.5%), European (6.3%), Polish (6.3%), Danish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/30/1891

Elevation: 1273 feet

Land area: 0.46 square miles.

Population density: 642 people per square mile   (low).

Persia, Iowa map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,376 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,393 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (27.1 miles , pop. 58,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (31.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (407.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Portsmouth, IA (2.4 miles ),
Tennant, IA (2.6 miles),
Shelby, IA (2.8 miles ),
Minden, IA (2.8 miles ),
Neola, IA (3.0 miles ),
Panama, IA (3.4 miles ),
Logan, IA (3.5 miles ),
Corley, IA (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 41.58 N, Longitude: 95.57 W

Area code: 712

Distribution of median household income in Persia, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Persia, IA in 2017
Persia satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Persia, IA residents
Average permit cost in Persia, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Iowa:

2.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +52 (+16.7%).
Most common industries in Persia, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.3%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.0%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (8.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Persia, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Top executives (5.2%)
  • Construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Child care workers (6.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.5%)
  • Computer specialists (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)

Average climate in Persia, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Persia-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Persia city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Persia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 189.3 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 266.5 miles away from Persia center
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 65.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 283.9 miles away from Persia center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.1 miles away from Persia center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.7 miles away from Persia 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 Harrison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Persia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Persia:

  • REM IOWA-BIRCH COTTAGE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, IA)
  • AVOCA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AVOCA, IA)
  • WEL HOME HEALTH OF LOGAN (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LOGAN, IA)
  • WESTMONT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LOGAN, IA)
  • ROSE VISTA HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WOODBINE, IA)
  • MYRTUE MED CTR HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; HARLAN, IA)
  • HARLAN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; HARLAN, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Persia:

  • Iowa Western Community College (about 25 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,344)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 28 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • Creighton University (about 30 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 31 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 32 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 35 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 75 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Persia: Persia (A), Persia Fire and Rescue (B), Persia City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Persia include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Saint John Lutheran Church (C), Persia Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Harrison 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:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.3%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.7%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Banks with branches in Persia (2011 data):

  • Community Bank: Persia Branch at 107 Main St, branch established on 1934/03/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $98.2 mil, Deposits: $87.0 mil, headquarters in Dunlap, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Dunlap Iowa Holding Co.

For population 15 years and over in Persia:

Marital status in Persia, IA
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Persia:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Persia, IA (based on Harrison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,57716
Evangelical Protestant1,98813
Catholic1,9695
Other1,3166
None7,078-
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: 3
Harrison County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Harrison County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
This county:

9.09 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Harrison County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Harrison County:

7.8%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

28.0%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Harrison County:

17.3%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Persia:

44.9%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Persia:

45.4%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Persia:

15.2%
Iowa:

22.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Persia:

30.2%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

56.0%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Persia:

82.5%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Persia, 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
Other Government Administration 6$110$2200$0
Streets and Highways 1$510$6,1200$0
Financial Administration 1$525$6,3000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 8$1,145$1,7180$0

Persia government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $46,000 ($157.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($75.09)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($68.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($44.37)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($23.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($23.89)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($20.48)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($10.24)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($6.83)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($6.83)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($3.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($6.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($20.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $22,000 ($75.09)

Persia government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($81.91)
    Other: $6,000 ($20.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $19,000 ($64.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,000 ($40.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000 ($85.32)
  • Tax - Property: $66,000 ($225.26)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $20,000 ($68.26)
    Other License: $1,000 ($3.41)

Persia government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $68,000 ($232.08)
    End of Fiscal Year: $49,000 ($167.24)

Persia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $89,000 ($303.75)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,000 ($78.50)

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Pottawattamie County, IA  1.46% ($42,268 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  0.80% ($41,756)

Strongest AM radio stations in Persia:

  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Persia:

  • KXKT (103.7 FM; GLENWOOD, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KNOD (105.3 FM; HARLAN, IA; Owner: WIRELESS BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKYY (101.3 FM; WHITING, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRQC (93.3 FM; BENNINGTON, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVSS (88.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Persia:

  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KKAZ-CA (Channel 24; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.3mTotal length
  • 2,315Total average daily traffic
  • 249Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,315Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Persia, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Persia, IA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Persia Disp, 3838 296th St (Lat: 41.578111 Lon: -95.567639), Type: Mast, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQHG381,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.415 MHz, Grant Date: 07/25/2017, Expiration Date: 07/23/2027, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4639, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • PERSIA AREA, 3078 Seward Ave (Lat: 41.560194 Lon: -95.669806), Call Sign: WQYG834,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.855 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2016, Expiration Date: 09/22/2026, Certifier: Kirk R Parsons, Registrant: Bonsall Tv, 618 Iowa Ave, Dunlap, IA 51529, Phone: (712) 643-5922, Fax: (712) 643-2186, Email:
  • DARRINGTONPERSIA, 3344 Urbana (Lat: 41.529667 Lon: -95.594833), Call Sign: WRAD803,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.612 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2017, Expiration Date: 10/19/2027, Certifier: William B Darrington, Registrant: Bonsall Tv, 618 Iowa Ave, Dunlap, IA 51529, Phone: (712) 643-5922, Fax: (712) 643-2186, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: W0UIZ, Licensee ID: L00237112, Grant Date: 10/08/2004, Expiration Date: 11/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2016, Certifier: Kenneth M Tucker, Registrant: Kenneth M Tucker, 666 Dogwood Rd, Persia, IA 51563-4079
  • Call Sign: WA0LMA, Licensee ID: L01066237, Grant Date: 07/11/2015, Expiration Date: 09/22/2025, Certifier: John R Evans, Registrant: John R Evans, 207 4th Street, Persia, IA 51563
  • Call Sign: KE0QBK, Licensee ID: L02161684, Grant Date: 02/09/2018, Expiration Date: 02/09/2028, Certifier: Jade Collier, Registrant: Jade Collier, Persia, IA 51563
  • Call Sign: KE0QBN, Licensee ID: L02161686, Grant Date: 02/09/2018, Expiration Date: 02/09/2028, Certifier: Justin M Mcevoy, Registrant: Justin M Mcevoy, Persia, IA 51563
  • Call Sign: KE0QBP, Licensee ID: L02161688, Grant Date: 02/09/2018, Expiration Date: 02/09/2028, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2018, Certifier: William T Price, Registrant: William T Price, 3881 325th St, Persia, IA 51563
  • Call Sign: N0WWA, Previous Call Sign: KE0QBP, Licensee ID: L02161688, Grant Date: 04/06/2018, Expiration Date: 04/06/2028, Certifier: William T Price, Registrant: William T Price, 3881 325th St, Persia, IA 51563

Most common first names in Persia, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John978.1 years
William881.2 years
Mary792.2 years
Harry586.6 years
Walter576.0 years
Helen487.0 years
Alice477.2 years
Emma484.0 years
Mabel486.7 years
Robert475.2 years
Most common last names in Persia, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson976.1 years
Kuster780.9 years
Ingwersen676.2 years
Kemmish689.8 years
Zacharias581.2 years
Plambeck582.6 years
Stamp493.9 years
Martens477.3 years
Smith486.0 years
Becker473.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Persia, IA
  • 73.4%Utility gas
  • 15.2%Electricity
  • 6.3%Other fuel
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Persia, IA
  • 75.0%Utility gas
  • 17.9%Electricity
  • 7.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Persia 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.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below 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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