Sheffield, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 1,162 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.9%
Males: 535  (46.1%)
Females: 627  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 50475.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $49,439 (it was $38,594 in 2000)
Sheffield:

$49,439
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $24,895 (it was $16,980 in 2000)

Sheffield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $89,645 (it was $59,900 in 2000)
Sheffield:

$89,645
IA:

$136,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $525.

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  • Races in Sheffield, IA (2010)

    Sheffield races chart
    • 1,14397.5%White alone
    • 110.9%Hispanic
    • 60.5%Asian alone
    • 60.5%Two or more races
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sheffield: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (65.1%), Irish (6.6%), American (5.1%), Norwegian (4.5%), English (4.1%), European (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/8/1876

Elevation: 1077 feet

Land area: 5.55 square miles.

Population density: 209 people per square mile   (very low).

Sheffield,IA real estate house value index trend

Sheffield, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Sheffield:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sheffield city:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Iowa:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,297 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,307 (1.5%)

Sheffield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (52.3 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (142.6 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chapin, IA (2.0 miles) , Rockwell, IA (2.5 miles ), Swaledale, IA (2.8 miles) , Dougherty, IA (3.0 miles) , Thornton, IA (3.0 miles ), Hampton, IA (3.2 miles ), Hansell, IA (3.3 miles) , Aredale, IA (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,600
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $196,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $196,400
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $270,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.89 N, Longitude: 93.22 W

Area code: 641

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

2.7%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -242 (-20.6%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Sheffield, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sheffield, Iowa average temperatures Sheffield, Iowa average precipitation Sheffield, Iowa humidity Sheffield, Iowa wind speed Sheffield, Iowa snowfall Sheffield, Iowa sunshine Sheffield, Iowa clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Sheffield-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 107% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Sheffield 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 16.0 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:

Sheffield-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 237.5 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, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 415.3 miles away from Sheffield 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 242.4 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 396.3 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 323.4 miles away from Sheffield center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 245.3 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 Franklin County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sheffield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sheffield:

  • SHEFFIELD CARE CENTER (100 BENNETT DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sheffield:

  • ROCKWELL COMMUNITY NURSING HOM (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ROCKWELL, IA)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HAMPTON, IA)
  • FRANKLIN GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; HAMPTON, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheffield:

  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 19 miles; Mason City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,235)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 47 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Riverland Community College (about 56 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 56 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 58 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Iowa State University (about 64 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 72 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)

Public high school in Sheffield:

Public elementary/middle school in Sheffield:

  • WEST FORK ELEMENTARY SHEFFIELD (Location: 504 PARK ST., Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Sheffield

Library in Sheffield:

  • SHEFFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $101,727; Location: 123 S 3RD ST; 13,617 books; 438 audio materials; 1,578 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 59 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Sheffield no longer has an African and North American Wildlife Museum.

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Notable locations in Sheffield: Sheffield (A), Sheffield Farmers Co-op Elevator (B), Edgington Grain Elevator (C), Sheffield Emergency Medical Services (D), Sheffield Fire Department (E), Africa and North American Wildlife Museum (F), Sheffield Police Department (G), Sheffield Public Library (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sheffield include: Grace Baptist Church (A), First United Methodist Church (B), Saint John Lutheran Church (C), Zion United Methodist Church (D), First Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Sheffield: Galvin Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Franklin 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 18.7 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 18.3 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 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 11.8%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.3%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

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

Banks with branches in Sheffield (2011 data):

  • United Bank and Trust Company: Sheffield Branch at 202 Gilman Street, branch established on 1935/08/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $129.8 mil, Deposits: $109.1 mil, headquarters in Hampton, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: J. E. Coonley Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sheffield city (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,29318
Evangelical Protestant1,3509
Catholic1,1292
Other1301
None3,778-
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
Franklin County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Franklin County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Franklin County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

27.8%
Iowa:

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

17.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.3%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.3%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Sheffield:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.0%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sheffield:

5.8%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sheffield:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sheffield:

32.4%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Sheffield:

57.5%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Sheffield:

74.3%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sheffield, 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 1$2,890$34,6800$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,290$37,7400$0
Firefighters 0$0 25$87
Solid Waste Management 1$2,890$34,6800$0
Water Supply 1$2,550$30,6000$0
Local Libraries 0$0 6$5,646
Totals for Government 5$14,620$35,08831$5,733

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $240,000 ($206.54)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $81,000 ($69.71)
    Police Protection: $71,000 ($61.10)
    Water Utilities: $69,000 ($59.38)
    General - Other: $60,000 ($51.64)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($48.19)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($46.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $43,000 ($37.01)
    General Public Buildings: $40,000 ($34.42)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($13.77)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($6.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($3.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($18.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $40,000 ($34.42)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($20.65)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($17.21)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($6.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $220,000 ($189.33)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $83,000 ($71.43)
    All Other: $24,000 ($20.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($6.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $102,000 ($87.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($19.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($15.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($10.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $71,000 ($61.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $74,000 ($63.68)
    General Support: $19,000 ($16.35)
    All Other: $3,000 ($2.58)
  • Tax - Property: $240,000 ($206.54)
    Total General Sales: $47,000 ($40.45)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.86)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $351,000 ($302.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $318,000 ($273.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $33,000 ($28.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $829,000 ($713.43)

5.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,340 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
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 Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.73% ($38,276 average AGI)
from Hardin County, IA  0.68% ($25,556)
from Wright County, IA  0.35% ($35,357)


6.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.27%
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 Cerro Gordo County, IA  1.05% ($32,548 average AGI)
to Hardin County, IA  0.70% ($30,821)
to Wright County, IA  0.40% ($22,813)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sheffield:

  • 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.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KRIB (1490 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KRNI (1010 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Sheffield:

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

TV broadcast stations around Sheffield:

  • 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.)

Sheffield fatal accident list:

Jun 14, 1984 09:30 AM, Lincoln St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sheffield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1/2 Mi W Of Hwy 65 On North Rd (Lat: 42.903861 Lon: -93.204083), Call Sign: KNEP302, Licensee ID: L00639170
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.155 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2003, Expiration Date: 03/02/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2006Registrant: Sukup Inc, 000, Sheffield, IA 50475, Phone: (641) 892-4222
  • 8 Mi Ssw (Lat: 42.788306 Lon: -93.312417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 126 m, Call Sign: WPMI437
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.862 MHz, 857.287 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 08/04/2023, Certifier: Thomas C FloydRegistrant: Transcanada, 5250 Corporate Dr, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-7464, Fax: (248) 205-4464, Email:
  • Lat: 42.893833 Lon: -93.218528, Call Sign: WPTV643
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.187 MHz, 457.187 MHzGrant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 12/26/2021, Certifier: Jim BloodRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Sheffield, Near Cnty Rd S34, 4 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 42.855333 Lon: -93.282806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQAB870
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.950 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2004, Expiration Date: 04/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/23/2004, Certifier: Allan J BeckerRegistrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 1554 St Paul Street, Denver, CO 80206, Phone: (303) 840-2878, Fax: (303) 840-1129, Email:
  • RS V 14 MW RPTR 847, 8 Miles Ssw (Lat: 42.788333 Lon: -93.312500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 126.4 m, Call Sign: WQDT296
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2015, Expiration Date: 10/25/2025, Certifier: Thomas C FloydRegistrant: Northern Border Pipeline Company, 5250 Corporate Drive, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-4520, Fax: (248) 205-4620, Email:
  • SHEFFIELD, Lat: 42.893389 Lon: -93.217000, Call Sign: WQFG886
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHzGrant Date: 07/12/2006, Expiration Date: 07/12/2016, Certifier: Donald ThorsonRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • 1210008 SHEF, 335 East Street (Lat: 42.889750 Lon: -93.212000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.5 m, Call Sign: WQXJ370
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 03/22/2016, Expiration Date: 03/22/2026, Certifier: Joe SargentRegistrant: Bte Management Group, LLC, 1717 S. Boulder Suite 300, Tulsa, OK 74119, Phone: (405) 414-4444, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N0ZYQ, Licensee ID: L00330681, Grant Date: 01/18/1994, Expiration Date: 01/18/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/27/2004, Registrant: Jeremy W Whitver, 1995 Mallard Ave, Sheffield, IA 50475

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31T2 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 120SK , Serial Number: 31T-8166039, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1981
    Registrant (Corporation): Skair LLC, Po Box 677, Sheffield, IA 50475
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 560-E (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 174 mph), Engine: LYCOMING GO-480 SERIES (295 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50BP , Serial Number: 552, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1957
    Registrant (Corporation): Paradise Air, 2471 Lark Ave, Sheffield, IA 50475
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9593L , Serial Number: AA5-0593, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Larry L Peters, 434 N 4th St, Sheffield, IA 50475, Other Owners: Darvin L Peters

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sheffield that have no violations reported:

  • ZION REFORM CHURCH (Address: 2029 JONQUILL AVE , Population served: 225, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Sheffield

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Most common first names in Sheffield, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1876.0 years
George1779.4 years
Henry1683.9 years
James1378.6 years
Anna1287.6 years
Dorothy1280.3 years
Clarence1280.1 years
Carl1179.5 years
John1075.7 years
Marie982.4 years
Most common last names in Sheffield, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schroeder1081.8 years
Boehlje986.9 years
Emhoff878.9 years
Endriss777.9 years
Timmerman776.8 years
Wiele772.0 years
Rust790.4 years
Heuberger777.5 years
Kammrad674.5 years
Atkinson684.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Sheffield compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are no pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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