Randalia, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 55 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -34.5%
 
Males: 32  (58.3%)
Females: 23  (41.7%)
Median resident age:

51.9 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip code: 52164

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,721 (it was $36,875 in 2000)
Randalia:

$54,721
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,854 (it was $12,018 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $38,682 (it was $21,300 in 2000)
Randalia:

$38,682
IA:

$149,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $140,133; detached houses: $143,356; townhouses or other attached units: $107,282; in 2-unit structures: $122,449; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,995; mobile homes: $19,891
March 2019 cost of living index in Randalia: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.7%
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  • Races in Randalia, IA (2010)
    • 6494.1%White alone
    • 45.9%Two or more races
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Ancestries: American (28.1%), German (18.7%), Irish (15.6%), English (12.5%), Norwegian (9.4%), Czech (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/30/1896

Elevation: 1108 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 254 people per square mile   (very low).

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2 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe).

This city:

2.4%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $745 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,301 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (34.6 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (127.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (226.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fayette, IA (2.1 miles ),
Maynard, IA (2.5 miles ),
Hawkeye, IA (2.5 miles ),
West Union, IA (2.8 miles ),
Westgate, IA (2.9 miles ),
Sumner, IA (3.3 miles ),
Wadena, IA (3.4 miles ),
Oelwein, IA (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 42.86 N, Longitude: 91.89 W

Area code: 563

Distribution of median household income in Randalia, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Randalia, IA in 2017

Randalia satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Iowa:

2.8%

Average climate in Randalia, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Randalia-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Randalia city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Randalia-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 370.2 miles away from Randalia 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 181.2 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 349.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 282.8 miles away from Randalia 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 400.5 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 370.0 miles away from Randalia 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 Fayette County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Randalia:

  • MAPLE CREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FAYETTE, IA)
  • PALMER LUTHERAN HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • PALMER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WEST UNION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Randalia:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 5 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 22 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 32 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 38 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 38 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 67 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 67 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Maynard Cooperative Company Elevator (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Randalia: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fayette 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:

2.3 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.4%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Randalia:

Marital status in Randalia, IA
  • Never married: 13.7%
  • Now married: 62.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 20.5%

For population 25 years and over in Randalia:

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 16.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Randalia, IA (based on Fayette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,43831
Catholic4,0196
Evangelical Protestant1,85424
Other2932
None6,276-
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: 2
Fayette County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
This county:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.3%
State:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

28.2%
Iowa:

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

15.9%
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
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$900
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$992
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,892

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $12,000 ($218.18)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($90.91)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($90.91)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($54.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($18.18)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($18.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($18.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($18.18)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($18.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($90.91)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($72.73)
    Other - Sewerage: $4,000 ($72.73)
    Other - General - Other: $1,000 ($18.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,000 ($18.18)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $12,000 ($218.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($72.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($18.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($54.55)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($163.64)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,000 ($72.73)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000 ($2054.55)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000 ($2054.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $52,000 ($945.45)

6.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Buchanan County, IA  0.75% ($35,655 average AGI)
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.60% ($32,609)
to Winneshiek County, IA  0.34% ($21,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Randalia:

  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Randalia:

  • 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)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KVIK (104.7 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • KCZE (95.1 FM; NEW HAMPTON, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Randalia:

  • 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.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.2mTotal length
  • 5,320Total average daily traffic
  • 667Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,320Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Randalia, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Randalia, IA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 2.9 Mi Sw (Lat: 42.841639 Lon: -91.942389), Call Sign: KNAL972,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.775 MHz, Grant Date: 02/03/2011, Expiration Date: 02/04/2021, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • 13348 170th Street (Lat: 42.876694 Lon: -91.851611), Call Sign: WQOE608,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.547 MHz, 159.802 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2011, Expiration Date: 08/31/2021, Certifier: Lonnie J Lehs, Registrant: National License, 938 3rd Avenue Nw, Carmel, IN 46032, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • 15081 O Avenue (Lat: 42.847778 Lon: -91.885556), Call Sign: WQZH485,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.912 MHz, 457.675 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2017, Expiration Date: 05/18/2027, Certifier: Jake Rechkemmer, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Randalia, IA
  • 63.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.8%Utility gas
  • 14.8%Wood
  • 7.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Randalia, IA
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Randalia compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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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