Sandyville, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 53 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.1%
 
Males: 32  (60.9%)
Females: 21  (39.1%)
Median resident age:

32.0 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip code: 50001

Estimated median household income in 2019: $67,050 (it was $31,667 in 2000)
Sandyville:

$67,050
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,800 (it was $20,028 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,342 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Sandyville:

$152,342
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $112,648; detached houses: $122,799; mobile homes: $82,952

Median gross rent in 2019: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sandyville: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.5%
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Ancestries: French (29.4%), American (7.8%), German (7.8%), Dutch (5.9%), English (5.9%), Italian (5.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 0.51 square miles.

Population density: 104 people per square mile   (very low).

Sandyville, Iowa map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,604 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,515 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (19.5 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (136.7 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (296.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ackworth, IA (2.1 miles),
Pleasantville, IA (2.5 miles ),
Hartford, IA (2.5 miles ),
Milo, IA (2.5 miles ),
Swan, IA (2.8 miles),
Indianola, IA (3.0 miles ),
Runnells, IA (3.2 miles ),
Carlisle, IA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 93.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 515

Distribution of median household income in Sandyville, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Sandyville, IA in 2019

Sandyville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.7%
Iowa:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+1.7%).

Average climate in Sandyville, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sandyville, Iowa average temperatures Sandyville, Iowa average precipitation Sandyville, Iowa humidity Sandyville, Iowa wind speed Sandyville, Iowa snowfall Sandyville, Iowa sunshine Sandyville, Iowa clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.8. This is about average.

City:

66.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.214. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.214
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.75. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.75
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0417
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Sandyville-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Sandyville city center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1986, a category F4 tornado 28.5 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sandyville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 223% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 391.5 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) earthquake occurred 354.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 354.7 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 340.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 443.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 356.3 miles away from the city 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 Warren County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sandyville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sandyville:

  • PLEASANT CARE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PLEASANTVILLE, IA)
  • EASTON GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - INDIANOLA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • WARREN COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • THE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, IA)
  • CARLISLE CENTER FOR WELLNESS AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARLISLE, IA)
  • BEHAVIORAL TECHNOLOGIES-PORTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DES MOINES, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sandyville:

  • Drake University (about 22 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 27 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 48 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 57 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 89 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 92 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Truman State University (about 92 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)

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Warren 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:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.6%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Sandyville:

Marital status in Sandyville, IA
  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 29.9%

For population 25 years and over in Sandyville:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 46.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Iowa average:

10.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sandyville, IA (based on Warren County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,12329
Catholic4,6466
Evangelical Protestant4,22228
Other3313
None27,903-
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
This county:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Warren County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Warren County:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.4%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.6%
Iowa:

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

14.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sandyville:

50.7%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.7%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Sandyville:

26.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sandyville:

9.3%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sandyville:

9.9%
Iowa:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sandyville:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

16.5%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

59.2%
Iowa:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

89.1%
State:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sandyville, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
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 8$287
Totals for Government 0$0 8$287

Sandyville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($75.47)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($56.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($18.87)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($18.87)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($18.87)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,000 ($18.87)

Sandyville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($18.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($94.34)
  • Tax - Property: $12,000 ($226.42)

Sandyville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $44,000 ($830.19)

8.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,074 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
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 Polk County, IA  4.47% ($62,950 average AGI)
from Dallas County, IA  0.46% ($82,616)
from Madison County, IA  0.26% ($38,429)


7.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
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 Polk County, IA  3.69% ($44,108 average AGI)
to Dallas County, IA  0.54% ($65,360)
to Madison County, IA  0.25% ($55,915)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sandyville:

  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXLQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KWKY (1150 AM; 1 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: PUTBRESE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sandyville:

  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTM (88.9 FM; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: SIMPSON COLLEGE)
  • KJJC (107.1 FM; OSCEOLA, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KRLS (92.1 FM; KNOXVILLE, IA; Owner: M AND H BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KELR-FM (105.3 FM; CHARITON, IA; Owner: FMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Sandyville:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 28.8mTotal length
  • 2,865Total average daily traffic
  • 328Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,895Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sandyville, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 21980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sandyville, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Richard D Hofmann, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Iowa Wireless Services Holding Company, Richard.Hofmann@iwireless.Com, , Urban-dale, Phone: (515) 258-7538
  • Richard D Hofmann, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Iowa Wireless Services Holding Company, Richard.Hofmann@iwireless.Com, , Urban-dale, Phone: (515) 258-7538
  • Richard Hofmann, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 80.8, Structure height: 19181 m, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Iowa Wireless Services Holding Company, Richard.Hofmann@iwireless.Com, , Urban-dale, Phone: (515) 258-7538
  • Richard Byrne, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 80.8, Structure height: 19181 m, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, Suite 200, Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Richard Byrne, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 80.8, Structure height: 19181 m, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, Suite 200, Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Billy D Carroll, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 80.8, Structure height: 19181 m, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Graincomm Iii, LLC, Jr@graingp.Com, , Saras-ota, Phone: (941) 373-0033
  • Bridget Carter, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: 80.8, Structure height: 19181 m, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: American Towers LLC, Faa-Fcc@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (781) 926-4500

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • A299 Sandyville, East Of Sandyville (Lat: 41.371472 Lon: -93.377472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQYA844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2016, Expiration Date: 08/02/2026, Cancellation Date: 02/25/2021, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$52,600
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.00

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sandyville, IA
  • 67.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.6%Electricity
  • 3.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sandyville, IA
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Sandyville 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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