Rembrandt, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 207 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 98  (47.5%)
Females: 109  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  45.6 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50576.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,566 (it was $34,375 in 2000)
Rembrandt:

$38,566
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,050 (it was $17,248 in 2000)

Rembrandt city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,514 (it was $28,100 in 2000)
Rembrandt:

$49,514
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $46,876; Detached houses: $46,570

Median gross rent in 2013: $402.

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  • Races in Rembrandt, IA (2010)

    Rembrandt races chart
    • 19294.6%White alone
    • 83.9%Hispanic
    • 21.0%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rembrandt: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.0%), Irish (13.5%), Norwegian (8.4%), English (5.2%), Swedish (5.2%), United States (5.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/12/1901

Elevation: 1335 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,014 people per square mile   (low).

Rembrandt,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Rembrandt:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rembrandt city:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 14.0%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Rembrandt, Iowa as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rembrandt to the number of sex offenders is 104 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $724 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $379 (0.8%)

Rembrandt satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (66.5 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (116.7 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (388.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sioux Rapids, IA (2.2 miles ), Linn Grove, IA (2.4 miles ), Truesdale, IA (2.6 miles) , Marathon, IA (3.1 miles ), Peterson, IA (3.3 miles ), Albert City, IA (3.4 miles ), Webb, IA (3.4 miles) , Storm Lake, IA (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $30,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 95.17 W

Area code: 712

Rembrandt household income distribution Rembrandt home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (43%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Rembrandt: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rembrandt, Iowa

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Tornado activity:

Rembrandt-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/23/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Rembrandt city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1995, a category F4 tornado 24.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rembrandt-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 77% 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 201.3 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 233.4 miles away from Rembrandt 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 189.3 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 204.7 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 179.3 miles away from Rembrandt center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
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Hospitals and medical centers near Rembrandt:

  • SIOUX CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SIOUX RAPIDS, IA)
  • PLEASANT VIEW HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ALBERT CITY, IA)
  • RENAL CENTER OF STORM LAKE, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • NORTH LAKE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • FAITH, HOPE, AND CHARITY (Hospital, about 13 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • BUENA VISTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)
  • BUENA VISTA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH AND HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STORM LAKE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rembrandt:

  • Buena Vista University (about 13 miles; Storm Lake, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 44 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 55 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 65 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • University of South Dakota (about 90 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Iowa State University (about 96 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 97 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

Library in Rembrandt:

  • REMBRANDT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $14,196; Location: MAIN ST 7 BROADWAY; 5,366 books; 40 audio materials; 342 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 23 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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

Churches in Rembrandt include: United Methodist Church (A), Our Saviour's Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Buena Vista County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.1%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.6%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Rembrandt compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Rembrandt (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Rembrandt: The First National Bank Of Rembrandt at 101 E Main St, branch established on 1915/05/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $52.6 mil, Deposits: $43.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Rembrandt city (based on Buena Vista County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,25323
Evangelical Protestant3,87821
Catholic3,1942
Other3382
None7,597-
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: 5
Buena Vista County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Buena Vista County:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Buena Vista County:

28.2%
Iowa:

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

18.4%
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 4$1,786
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,245
Totals for Government 0$0 6$3,031

Rembrandt government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($115.94)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($86.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($67.63)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($53.14)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($38.65)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($38.65)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($38.65)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($33.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($19.32)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($14.49)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($9.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,000 ($91.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($4.83)

Rembrandt government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,000 ($101.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($72.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($38.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($14.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($14.49)
    Rents: $3,000 ($14.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($125.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($86.96)
    General Support: $7,000 ($33.82)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $15,000 ($72.46)
    Property: $13,000 ($62.80)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($19.32)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($4.83)

Rembrandt government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($149.76)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $35,000 ($169.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $31,000 ($149.76)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($135.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($19.32)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($14.49)

Rembrandt government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $147,000 ($710.14)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rembrandt:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KLGA (1600 AM; 5 kW; ALGONA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KICD (1240 AM; 1 kW; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rembrandt:

  • KTFG (102.9 FM; SIOUX RAPIDS, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KAYL-FM (101.7 FM; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KBVU-FM (97.5 FM; ALTA, IA; Owner: BUENA VISTA UNIVERSITY)
  • KTPR (91.1 FM; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KDWD (100.1 FM; EMMETSBURG, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJI (90.7 FM; OKOBOJI, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KLLT (104.9 FM; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KICD-FM (107.7 FM; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KCHE-FM (92.1 FM; CHEROKEE, IA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K242AM (96.3 FM; NEWELL, IA; Owner: GOOD NEWS NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rembrandt:

  • K47FZ (Channel 47; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTIN (Channel 21; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rr1 2 Mi W Of Jct 71 & 3 3/4 Mi N (Lat: 42.757750 Lon: -95.189167), Call Sign: WYG722, Licensee ID: L00030999
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/1998, Expiration Date: 11/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2004
    Registrant: Demers, John:demers, Frank Dba Demers Farms, Rr 1, Rembrandt, IA 50576
  • Rr 1 2 Mi W & 3/4 Mi S Of Jct 71 & 3 (Lat: 42.738028 Lon: -95.190556), Call Sign: WYG723, Licensee ID: L00030999
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/30/2003, Expiration Date: 11/04/2013
    Registrant: Demers Farms, 5214 110th Ave, Rembrandt, IA 50576, Phone: (712) 286-5535

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: NIELSEN ROSS FALCON (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 598RN , Serial Number: 51998
    Registrant (Individual): Ross A Nielsen, 1418 490th St, Rembrandt, IA 50576

Most common first names in Rembrandt, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Clara494.0 years
Homer382.9 years
Harold374.0 years
Arthur375.7 years
Bernard274.9 years
Edna278.0 years
Edward249.9 years
Glenn279.5 years
Dale263.5 years
Gordon252.0 years
Most common last names in Rembrandt, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson676.1 years
Anderson577.8 years
Peterson579.4 years
Madsen573.8 years
Olson473.5 years
Sassman366.3 years
Engebretson372.6 years
Ginkens384.3 years
Stange379.7 years
Green381.3 years

Rembrandt on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Management, business, and financial occupations:"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: U. S. Postal service"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other protective service workers including supervisors"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
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