Shellsburg, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 968 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 454  (46.9%)
Females: 514  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  44.6 years
Iowa median age:  44.4 years

Zip codes: 52332.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,710 (it was $41,912 in 2000)
Shellsburg:

$39,710
IA:

$50,957
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,952 (it was $17,352 in 2000)

Shellsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $121,782 (it was $91,600 in 2000)
Shellsburg:

$121,782
IA:

$126,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $148,435; Detached houses: $152,708; Townhouses or other attached units: $175,912; In 2-unit structures: $175,912; Mobile homes: $6,397

Median gross rent in 2012: $635.

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Shellsburg races chart
  • White alone - 947 (96.3%)
  • Two or more races - 13 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 6 (0.6%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Shellsburg: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.7%), United States (17.4%), Irish (13.7%), Czech (6.7%), English (5.7%), Norwegian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/19/1874

Elevation: 774 feet

Land area: 0.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,345 people per square mile   (low).

Shellsburg,IA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Shellsburg:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shellsburg city:

  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Iowa:  4.3%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Shellsburg, Iowa as of April 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Shellsburg to the number of sex offenders is 243 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,050 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,625 (2.2%)

Shellsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cedar Rapids, IA (12.9 miles , pop. 120,758).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (143.2 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (216.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Palo, IA (2.1 miles ), Atkins, IA (2.6 miles ), Center Point, IA (2.8 miles ), Newhall, IA (2.9 miles ), Urbana, IA (3.0 miles ), Vinton, IA (3.1 miles ), Hiawatha, IA (3.2 miles ), Robins, IA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $2,000,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.09 N, Longitude: 91.87 W

Area code: 319

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

4.6%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+21.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Shellsburg, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shellsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Shellsburg city center .

On 8/26/1965, a category F4 tornado 16.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shellsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 328.0 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 308.5 miles away from Shellsburg center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 159.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 357.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 328.0 miles away from Shellsburg 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 362.7 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 Benton County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Shellsburg:

  • LUTHERAN HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; VINTON, IA)
  • MERCY DIALYSIS - VINTON (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; VINTON, IA)
  • HIAWATHA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HIAWATHA, IA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HIAWATHA, IA)
  • COMFORT CARE MEDICARE INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA)
  • REM IOWA-TERRY AVENUE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; HIAWATHA, IA)
  • WEST RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Shellsburg:

  • 5 miles: Duane Arnold in Palo, IA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shellsburg:

  • Kirkwood Community College (about 17 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; Full-time enrollment: 11,503)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 34 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Iowa (about 35 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 42 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 52 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 75 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 77 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)

Public elementary/middle school in Shellsburg:

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Library in Shellsburg:

  • SHELLSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $39,275; Location: 110 MAIN ST; 9,317 books; 351 audio materials; 903 video materials; 25 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Shellsburg: Shellsburg Elevator (A), Shellsburg (B), Shellsburg Public Library (C), Canton - Benton - Shellsburg Fire Administration (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Shellsburg include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Zion Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Adventure Park Paintball (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3176 61st Street Lane).

Benton 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 2012 was 80.0. This is about average.

City:

80.0
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.43. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.43
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.761. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.761
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.51
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Shellsburg and their reported violations in the past:

OAKGROVE CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Address: 6101 32ND AVE , Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-29-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-29-2010), St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2010), St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2010), St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St BCA signed (NOV-30-2010)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.9%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.5%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Shellsburg compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Shellsburg (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Shellsburg Branch at 114 Pearl Street, Sw, branch established on 1934/11/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Shellsburg city (based on Benton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.90%
Here: 57.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents32.7%31.3%13.5%8.6%5.0%
Congregations17.4%21.7%21.7%10.9%4.3%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)American Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents3.6%1.2%0.9%0.9%2.4%
Congregations4.3%4.3%2.2%2.2%10.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Benton County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Benton County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Benton County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Benton County:

27.9%
Iowa:

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

16.1%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,359$52,3080$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$726
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,005$48,0600$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$239
Streets and Highways 2$8,232$49,3920$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,597
Totals for Government 4$16,596$49,78810$2,562

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($33.06)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($28.93)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($15.50)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $128,000 ($132.23)
    Regular Highways: $82,000 ($84.71)
    Water Utilities: $76,000 ($78.51)
    Police Protection: $65,000 ($67.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($42.36)
    Libraries: $27,000 ($27.89)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($16.53)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($13.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($10.33)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($9.30)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($7.23)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($6.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($5.17)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($2.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($25.83)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($14.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $158,000 ($163.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($5.17)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $97,000 ($100.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $57,000 ($58.88)
    All Other: $6,000 ($6.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($9.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($5.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($20.66)
    Property Sale Other: $5,000 ($5.17)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($4.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $89,000 ($91.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $75,000 ($77.48)
    General Support: $5,000 ($5.17)
    All Other: $4,000 ($4.13)
  • Tax - Property: $251,000 ($259.30)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($8.26)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.07)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $95,000 ($98.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $445,000 ($459.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $410,000 ($423.55)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $85,000 ($87.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $35,000 ($36.16)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($10.33)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,062,000 ($1097.11)

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,135 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
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 Linn County, IA  2.86% ($38,476 average AGI)
from Johnson County, IA  0.29% ($31,931)
from Iowa County, IA  0.25% ($54,040)


6.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,230 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Linn County, IA  2.87% ($34,705 average AGI)
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.38% ($27,895)
to Johnson County, IA  0.29% ($32,793)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shellsburg:

  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMRY (1450 AM; 1 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SELLERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KWLO (1330 AM; 5 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KMJM (1360 AM; 1 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shellsburg:

  • KDAT (104.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZIA (102.9 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KZIA, INC.)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMT-FM (96.5 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KHAK (98.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCCK-FM (88.3 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KKRQ (100.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQMG-FM (95.3 FM; INDEPENDENCE, IA; Owner: KEENE OF IOWA, INC.)
  • K261CA (100.1 FM; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: POWER DU PREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Shellsburg:

  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KPXR (Channel 48; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K17ET (Channel 17; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KCDE-LP (Channel 67; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCDR-LP (Channel 55; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHHH-LP (Channel 57; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRUB-LP (Channel 65; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Shellsburg fatal accident list:

Oct 28, 1977 05:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 1976 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shellsburg)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • On County Rd W14 5 Mi Wsw (Lat: 42.075000 Lon: -91.968528), Call Sign: KNES508
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/2013, Expiration Date: 03/08/2023
    Registrant: Radio Communications Company, 2131 North Towne Lane Ne, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402, Phone: (319) 393-7150, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SHELLSBURG, 3198 65th. Street (Lat: 42.079889 Lon: -91.870694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPXY779
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6775.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/02/2003, Expiration Date: 07/02/2013, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shellsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MATHEWS BYRDELL B DEFIANT (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 404BM , Serial Number: 53, Airworthiness Date: 06/05/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 6313 30th Avenue Dr, Shellsburg, IA 52332

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Shellsburg, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1073.1 years
James971.4 years
William975.6 years
Helen881.2 years
Donald873.1 years
Hazel783.5 years
Robert777.3 years
Mary775.4 years
Virginia678.0 years
Marie689.0 years
Most common last names in Shellsburg, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lint872.1 years
Boyer782.4 years
Lewis685.0 years
Husted677.7 years
Meek680.7 years
Beatty575.2 years
Miller585.4 years
Kibbie470.2 years
Tumilty481.2 years
Johnson475.0 years

Shellsburg on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit in 2004-2006"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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  • Susan Jean Walker Colsch (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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