Rockwell, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,023 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.4%
 
Males: 512  (50.1%)
Females: 511  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  47.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50469.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,975 (it was $39,219 in 2000)
Rockwell:

$50,975
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,626 (it was $16,491 in 2000)

Rockwell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,282 (it was $63,600 in 2000)
Rockwell:

$116,282
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,938; Detached houses: $148,848; Townhouses or other attached units: $202,477; In 2-unit structures: $84,088; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $116,528; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $121,128; Mobile homes: $17,524

Median gross rent in 2013: $435.

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  • Races in Rockwell, IA (2010)

    Rockwell races chart
    • 1,01597.7%White alone
    • 171.6%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 10.10%Black alone
    • 10.10%Asian alone
    • 10.10%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rockwell: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.0%), Irish (11.1%), Norwegian (10.0%), English (5.4%), United States (4.3%), Danish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/9/1881

Elevation: 1119 feet

Land area: 2.97 square miles.

Population density: 345 people per square mile   (very low).

Rockwell,IA real estate house value index trend

Rockwell, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Rockwell:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockwell city:

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 65.4%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Rockwell, Iowa as of August 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockwell to the number of sex offenders is 1,039 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,422 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,199 (1.0%)

Rockwell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (54.7 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (136.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Swaledale, IA (2.5 miles) , Sheffield, IA (2.5 miles ), Burchinal, IA (2.7 miles) , Dougherty, IA (2.9 miles) , Thornton, IA (3.2 miles ), Portland, IA (3.2 miles) , Chapin, IA (3.3 miles) , Mason City, IA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 93.19 W

Area code: 641

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

3.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +188 (+23.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Rockwell, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockwell-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Rockwell city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1966, a category F5 tornado 17.8 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 172 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockwell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 83% 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 233.1 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 418.9 miles away from Rockwell center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 243.7 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 399.6 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 322.8 miles away from Rockwell center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 241.1 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 Cerro Gordo County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockwell topographic map

Birthplace of: Hubert Stanley Wall - Mathematician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Rockwell:

  • ROCKWELL COMMUNITY NURSING HOM (707 ELM STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rockwell:

  • IOWA ODD FELLOWS AND ORPHANS HOM (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • HERITAGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • HERITAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • MERCY DIALYSIS CENTER - MASON CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • AMERICANA HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • USA HEALTHCARE MASON CITY LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • CERRO GORDO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockwell:

  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 13 miles; Mason City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,235)
  • Riverland Community College (about 49 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 50 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 59 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 62 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 69 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Iowa State University (about 71 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)

Public elementary/middle schools in Rockwell:

  • WEST FORK ELEMENTARY AT ROCKWELL (Location: 210 S 2ND ST, Grades: PK-4)
  • WEST FORK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 210 S 2ND ST, Grades: 5-8)

Library in Rockwell:

  • ROCKWELL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $63,269; Location: 307 MAIN ST E; 10,896 books; 272 audio materials; 843 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rockwell: Linn Grove Country Club (A), Rockwell Fire Department (B), Rockwell Police Department (C), Rockwell Public Library (D), Rockwell City Hall (E), Rockwell - Swaledale Emergency Medical Services (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rockwell include: Saint Peter Lutheran Church (A), Sacred Heart Parish (B), First Baptist Church (C), United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Linn Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Rockwell: Linn Grove County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cerro Gordo 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 33.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.136
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.5%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.2%
Whole state:  64.7%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported
35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
46 people in nursing homes in 2000

Rockwell, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Rockwell (2011 data):

  • First Security Bank and Trust Company: Rockwell Branch at 319 Main Street, branch established on 1917/05/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $430.7 mil, Deposits: $342.8 mil, headquarters in Charles City, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Cedar Valley Bankshares, Ltd.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Rockwell city (based on Cerro Gordo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant15,23129
Evangelical Protestant6,87130
Catholic6,6725
Other9706
Orthodox2001
None14,207-
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: 8
Cerro Gordo County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Cerro Gordo County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Cerro Gordo County:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

11.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cerro Gordo County:

26.1%
Iowa:

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

16.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.7%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.9%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Rockwell:

29.1
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rockwell:

21.4%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.0%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rockwell:

35.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Rockwell:

54.7%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Rockwell:

74.7%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rockwell, 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 0$0 7$2,826
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,232$38,7840$0
Water Supply 2$6,863$41,1780$0
Totals for Government 3$10,095$40,3807$2,826

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $68,000 ($66.47)
    Water Utilities: $61,000 ($59.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($46.92)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($31.28)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($28.35)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($24.44)
    Health Services - Other: $24,000 ($23.46)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($21.51)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($19.55)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($18.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($10.75)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($9.78)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($5.87)
    Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($2.93)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($10.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $16,000 ($15.64)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($11.73)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $106,000 ($103.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.96)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($43.01)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($42.03)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $6,000 ($5.87)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($4.89)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($3.91)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.98)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $68,000 ($66.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $81,000 ($79.18)
    General Support: $2,000 ($1.96)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.96)
  • Tax - Property: $135,000 ($131.96)
    Total General Sales: $113,000 ($110.46)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($1.96)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.98)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($39.10)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $215,000 ($210.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $204,000 ($199.41)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($29.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($10.75)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($9.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $793,000 ($775.17)

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
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 Worth County, IA  0.37% ($28,877 average AGI)
from Floyd County, IA  0.35% ($27,452)
from Franklin County, IA  0.24% ($32,548)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Polk County, IA  0.45% ($34,875 average AGI)
to Worth County, IA  0.33% ($36,136)
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.30% ($23,870)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockwell:

  • KGLO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRIB (1490 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRNI (1010 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockwell:

  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KIAI (93.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCMR (97.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: TLC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K223AB (92.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: GREAT COMM. COMMCNS. OF N. IOWA INC)
  • KUNY (91.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KLMJ (104.9 FM; HAMPTON, IA; Owner: CD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLKK (103.7 FM; CLEAR LAKE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIOW (107.3 FM; FOREST CITY, IA; Owner: PILOT KNOB BROADCASTING)
  • K214BA (90.7 FM; MASON CITY, ETC., IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KBDC (88.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Rockwell:

  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)

Rockwell fatal accident list:

Mar 13, 1991 06:50 AM, N.2nd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1987 06:10 PM, Hwy 65, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rockwell)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rockwell, IA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA0WCW, Licensee ID: L01219444, Grant Date: 12/01/2006, Expiration Date: 02/26/2017, Certifier: Lawrence M Degen, Registrant: Lawrence M Degen, 120 Maple St W Box 319, Rockwell, IA 50469
  • Call Sign: N0GVO, Licensee ID: L00532029, Grant Date: 10/21/2015, Expiration Date: 11/28/2025, Certifier: Dorothy M Johnson, Registrant: Dorothy M Johnson, 12645 190th St, Rockwell, IA 50469
  • Call Sign: KE0IHO, Licensee ID: L02012821, Grant Date: 03/23/2016, Expiration Date: 03/23/2026, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2016, Certifier: Adam V Wedmore, Registrant: Adam V Wedmore, 3 Walnut Crt, Rockwell, IA 50469
  • Call Sign: K0AAV, Previous Call Sign: KE0IHO, Licensee ID: L02012821, Grant Date: 04/12/2016, Expiration Date: 04/12/2026, Certifier: Adam V Wedmore, Registrant: Adam V Wedmore, 3 Walnut Crt, Rockwell, IA 50469

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 13889 , Serial Number: 17263030, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 03/08/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Brian J Carver, 2561 330th St, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3017N , Serial Number: 13275, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Darrell D Decker, 5853 Sandy Point Rd, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: PIPER J5A (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 77 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 32996 , Serial Number: 5-420, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Scott T Doherty, 2294 300th St, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: VAVAK TIMOTHY QUICKSILVER MXII SPR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HKS 700E (60 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 456TV , Serial Number: 0690, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy Vavak, 2810 280th St, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: DENNIS L KNISLEY DOMINATOR PERFORMANC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 571XK , Serial Number: DK-189
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis L Knisley, 2452 280th St, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: KNISLEY DENNIS L GYROPLANE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 75364 , Serial Number: 188PK, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis L Knisley, 2452 280th St, Rockwell City, IA 50579
  • Aircraft: BEECH P35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8625M , Serial Number: D-7298, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 11/12/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas D Decker, 3155 Norridge Ave, Rockwell City, IA 50579

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Rockwell, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1680.1 years
Mary1685.6 years
James1378.5 years
Edward979.2 years
Harold977.6 years
William979.5 years
Donald874.8 years
Robert873.1 years
Fred781.1 years
Florence781.7 years
Most common last names in Rockwell, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Scholl1184.1 years
Smith1077.7 years
Johnson982.2 years
Clark886.1 years
Brown881.4 years
Campbell878.5 years
Petersen778.7 years
Sturges680.9 years
Lillibridge677.1 years
Curley570.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Rockwell compared to Iowa state average:

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

Rockwell on our top lists:

  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
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