Sergeant Bluff, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 4,417 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +33.0%
Males: 1,991  (45.1%)
Females: 2,426  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 51054.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $80,903 (it was $46,630 in 2000)
Sergeant Bluff:

$80,903
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,387 (it was $19,320 in 2000)

Sergeant Bluff city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $193,938 (it was $102,500 in 2000)
Sergeant Bluff:

$193,938
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $172,669; Detached houses: $181,068; Townhouses or other attached units: $70,568; Mobile homes: $211,384

Median gross rent in 2013: $819.

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  • Races in Sergeant Bluff, IA (2010)

    Sergeant Bluff races chart
    • 3,84991.1%White alone
    • 1413.3%Hispanic
    • 892.1%Asian alone
    • 751.8%Two or more races
    • 451.1%Black alone
    • 280.7%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sergeant Bluff: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.4%), Irish (18.4%), Norwegian (14.3%), French (7.1%), Dutch (5.9%), English (5.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/2/1904

Elevation: 1092 feet

Land area: 1.99 square miles.

Population density: 2,219 people per square mile   (low).

Sergeant Bluff,IA real estate house value index trend

Sergeant Bluff, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Sergeant Bluff:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sergeant Bluff city:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 5.0%

56 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa as of July 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sergeant Bluff to the number of sex offenders is 4,269 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,204 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $885 (0.6%)

Sergeant Bluff satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (6.9 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (80.9 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (446.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dakota City, NE (1.8 miles ), South Sioux City, NE (2.4 miles ), Sioux City, IA (2.6 miles ), Salix, IA (2.7 miles ), Bronson, IA (2.7 miles ), Homer, NE (3.0 miles ), Dakota Dunes, SD (3.0 miles ), Lawton, IA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2001: 50 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2002: 53 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2003: 40 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2004: 51 buildings, average cost: $182,700
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $179,300
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $218,300
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $208,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $235,900
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $189,200
  • 2013: 26 buildings, average cost: $215,100
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $257,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.40 N, Longitude: 96.36 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +75 (+1.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 426 (19.2%)

Area code: 712

Sergeant Bluff household income distribution Sergeant Bluff home values distribution

Crime rates in Sergeant Bluff by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1110101000100
per 100,000 30.028.127.00.026.00.024.90.00.00.023.50.00.0
Robberies 0000100000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.026.00.00.00.00.00.00.023.40.0
Assaults 1415146913127911151410
per 100,000 420.2420.8378.2158.2234.4324.3298.7171.0217.3258.9352.4327.1229.9
Burglaries 2114216101316588181220
per 100,000 630.3392.7567.3158.2260.5324.3398.3122.2193.1188.3422.9280.4459.9
Thefts 636410065737358325765755369
per 100,000 1,890.81,795.22,701.21,714.11,901.51,820.91,443.9781.81,376.11,529.81,762.21,238.31,586.6
Auto thefts 1210211113113
per 100,000 30.056.127.00.052.124.924.924.424.170.623.523.469.0
Arson 1000232222200
per 100,000 30.00.00.00.052.174.849.848.948.347.147.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 228.1208.5245.0110.3172.5160.9165.875.3112.9130.6189.6142.2145.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sergeant Bluff detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Iowa average:

1.70
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +461 (+16.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sergeant Bluff-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 77% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Sergeant Bluff city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/5/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sergeant Bluff-area historical earthquake activity is above Iowa state average. It is 72% 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 131.7 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 198.2 miles away from Sergeant Bluff center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 226.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.9 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) earthquake occurred 143.7 miles away from Sergeant Bluff center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Woodbury County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sergeant Bluff topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sergeant Bluff:

  • BLUFF VIEW HOMES (202 PORT NEAL ROAD)
  • WEL HOME HEALTH (112 GAUL DRIVE)
  • EMBASSY REHAB AND CARE CENTER (206 PORT NEAL ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sergeant Bluff:

  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 6 miles; Sioux City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,544)
  • Wayne State College (about 36 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 40 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Northeast Community College (about 59 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Buena Vista University (about 61 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 79 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 82 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public high school in Sergeant Bluff:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sergeant Bluff:

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Notable locations in Sergeant Bluff: Sergeant Bluff (A), Sergeant Bluff City Hall (B), Sergeant Bluff Fire and Rescue (C), Sergeant Bluff Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sergeant Bluff include: Covenant Church (A), Shepherd of Peace Lutheran Church (B), Friendship Community Church (C), United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Woodbury Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sergeant Bluff include: Jefferson Park (1), Baker Park (2), Wilde Park (3), Jewel Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Econo Lodge Sergeant Bluff (103 Sergeant Square), Econo Lodge (I29 Airport Exit), Motel 6 (6166 Harbor Drive).

Woodbury 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 53.9. This is better than average.

City:

53.9
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.693. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.693
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.0%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
16 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
15 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Sergeant Bluff, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sergeant Bluff (2011 data):

  • Kingsley State Bank: , Sergeant Bluff Office at 705 1st Street, branch established on 2005/02/04. Info updated 2009/03/03: Bank assets: $144.1 mil, Deposits: $123.5 mil, headquarters in Kingsley, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Kingsley Banc Corp
  • Pioneer Bank: at 202 First Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $133.3 mil, Deposits: $108.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Pioneer Development Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Iowa average:

10.3

Sergeant Bluff travel time to work - commute Sergeant Bluff mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sergeant Bluff city (based on Woodbury County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,73213
Mainline Protestant17,71353
Evangelical Protestant17,16263
Other2,24011
Orthodox4502
Black Protestant1261
None41,749-
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: 19
Woodbury County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Woodbury County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Woodbury County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Here:

8.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Woodbury County:

28.9%
Iowa:

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

15.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sergeant Bluff:

52.8%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.4%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.4%
State:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sergeant Bluff:

7.5%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sergeant Bluff:

34.2%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

60.9%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Sergeant Bluff:

81.8%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sergeant Bluff, 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 10$19,326$23,1910$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$23,539$35,3094$1,291
Police - Other 1$2,252$27,0240$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,059
Solid Waste Management 3$8,258$33,0320$0
Sewerage 2$7,103$42,6180$0
Parks and Recreation 2$4,563$27,37815$2,938
Water Supply 1$2,551$30,6120$0
Electric Power 4$12,394$37,1820$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,030
Other and Unallocable 1$3,228$38,7360$0
Totals for Government 32$83,214$31,20524$7,318

Sergeant Bluff government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $893,000 ($202.17)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($3.17)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.45)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,963,000 ($444.42)
    Police Protection: $597,000 ($135.16)
    Water Utilities: $447,000 ($101.20)
    Sewerage: $446,000 ($100.97)
    Financial Administration: $242,000 ($54.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $232,000 ($52.52)
    Regular Highways: $197,000 ($44.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $197,000 ($44.60)
    General - Other: $105,000 ($23.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $104,000 ($23.55)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $45,000 ($10.19)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($7.70)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($3.40)
    Libraries: $14,000 ($3.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $549,000 ($124.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $96,000 ($21.73)
    General - Other: $51,000 ($11.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $43,000 ($9.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $40,000 ($9.06)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($5.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($4.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,017,000 ($230.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($1.81)

Sergeant Bluff government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $480,000 ($108.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $226,000 ($51.17)
    All Other: $191,000 ($43.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000 ($5.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $399,000 ($90.33)
    General Revenue, NEC: $201,000 ($45.51)
    Rents: $20,000 ($4.53)
    Special Assessments: $7,000 ($1.58)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,713,000 ($614.22)
    Water Utilities: $655,000 ($148.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $283,000 ($64.07)
  • Tax - Property: $1,118,000 ($253.11)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $306,000 ($69.28)
    Other License: $49,000 ($11.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $45,000 ($10.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $17,000 ($3.85)

Sergeant Bluff government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,335,000 ($1207.83)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,798,000 ($1086.26)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,320,000 ($978.04)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,115,000 ($931.63)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,685,000 ($381.48)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $478,000 ($108.22)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $465,000 ($105.28)

Sergeant Bluff government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $296,000 ($67.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,116,000 ($931.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,343,000 ($983.25)

5.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
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 Dakota County, NE  0.81% ($27,522 average AGI)
from Plymouth County, IA  0.36% ($32,957)
from Union County, SD  0.36% ($39,482)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
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 Dakota County, NE  0.58% ($28,289 average AGI)
to Union County, SD  0.42% ($70,853)
to Plymouth County, IA  0.41% ($35,648)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sergeant Bluff:

  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMNS (620 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KTFJ (1250 AM; 1 kW; DAKOTA CITY, NE; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sergeant Bluff:

  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTFC (103.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KSEZ (97.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSUX (105.7 FM; WINNEBAGO, NE; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KMSC (88.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: MORNINGSIDE COLLEGE)
  • KSFT-FM (107.1 FM; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KAYA (91.3 FM; HUBBARD, NE; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K205DC (88.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K283AG (104.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sergeant Bluff:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, 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.)
  • K38DU (Channel 38; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CORNERSTONE FAITH CENTER)
Sergeant Bluff fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Sergeant Bluff fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 2001 01:00 AM, I-29, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 7, 1980 10:57 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 23, 1977 08:55 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 30m98ftTotal length
  • 38,740Total average daily traffic
  • 5,665Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sergeant Bluff)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sergeant Bluff, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sergeant Bluff)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11132 , Serial Number: 2890230, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/1995
    Registrant (Corporation): Triple One 32 LLC, 409 Baywood Dr, Sergeant Bluff, IA 51054
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1596J , Serial Number: 28-24007, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 12/02/1967
    Registrant (Individual): C Fredric Busey, Po Box 126, Sergeant Bluff, IA 51054
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3344R , Serial Number: 18258644, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry L Swartz, 1205 Clairmont Cir, Sergeant Bluff, IA 51054
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5403R , Serial Number: 17252941, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John Marrinan, 2226 Andrew Ave, Sergeant Bluff, IA 51054, Other Owners: Fern Marrinan

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$114,5902$167,72010$163,8481$50,740
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$215,5800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$242,9500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0033.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$140,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0033.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Sergeant Bluff, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1574.9 years
Robert1271.9 years
Donald1273.5 years
John1082.7 years
James963.7 years
Edward975.0 years
Mary883.9 years
Margaret880.1 years
Florence787.2 years
Thomas767.6 years
Most common last names in Sergeant Bluff, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Christensen1182.1 years
Johnson1174.3 years
Smith1068.9 years
Baker979.3 years
Camerer879.5 years
Jorgensen785.7 years
Peterson683.5 years
Skinner672.0 years
Davis571.2 years
Hurd583.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Sergeant Bluff, IA
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Econo Lodge1UPS1

Sergeant Bluff compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 14 pilots and 15 other airmen in this city.
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