South English, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 208 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.3%
 
Males: 110  (53.1%)
Females: 98  (46.9%)
Median resident age:  30.2 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 52335.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $50,174 (it was $36,429 in 2000)
South English:

$50,174
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $18,858 (it was $21,833 in 2000)

South English city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $61,414 (it was $48,800 in 2000)
South English:

$61,414
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $68,268; Detached houses: $72,584; Mobile homes: $31,521

Median gross rent in 2015: $592.

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  • Races in South English, IA (2010)

    South English races chart
    • 20697.2%White alone
    • 41.9%Hispanic
    • 20.9%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South English: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.0%), Irish (8.0%), American (6.0%), English (5.0%), Dutch (4.0%), Pennsylvania German (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/13/1892

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 679 people per square mile   (low).

South English,IA real estate house value index trend

South English, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in South English:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South English city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Iowa:

4.7%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in South English, Iowa as of October 17, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in South English to the number of sex offenders is 210 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $812 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $657 (1.4%)

South English satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (32.4 miles , pop. 62,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (177.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (229.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Webster, IA (2.1 miles) , North English, IA (2.1 miles ), Kinross, IA (2.3 miles) , Harper, IA (2.5 miles) , Keswick, IA (2.8 miles ), Millersburg, IA (3.0 miles) , Keota, IA (3.0 miles ), Parnell, IA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 92.09 W

Area code: 319

South English household income distribution South English home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-10.1%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in South English, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

South English-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the South English city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/12/1974, a category F4 tornado 21.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South English-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 83% 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 304.5 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 287.3 miles away from South English 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 165.3 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 326.4 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 331.6 miles away from South English 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 304.8 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 Keokuk County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South English topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near South English:

  • ENGLISH VALLEY NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NORTH ENGLISH, IA)
  • MAPLEWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KEOTA, IA)
  • SIGOURNEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SIGOURNEY, IA)
  • MANOR HOUSE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SIGOURNEY, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF COMPASSION (Hospital, about 16 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)
  • HIGHLAND RIDGE CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WILLIAMSBURG, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South English:

  • University of Iowa (about 33 miles; Iowa City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 24,735)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 33 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 40 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 66 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 69 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 76 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 79 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)

Library in South English:

  • SOUTH ENGLISH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $5,243; Location: 407 IVES ST; 6,098 books; 261 audio materials; 304 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 3 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The South English Union Church closed their doors about 3-4 years ago and turned over the building to The First Baptist Church Of South English who are still currently holding meetings and services there. added by brothertroy

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Notable locations in South English: South English First Responders (A), North Keokuk County Fire Department (B), South English City Hall (C), South English Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in South English: South English Union Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Keokuk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 5.2%
(1.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in South English (2011 data):

  • White State Bank: at 209 Ives Street, branch established on 1908/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $32.2 mil, Deposits: $27.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Country Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Iowa average:

10.3

South English travel time to work - commute South English mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for South English city (based on Keokuk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,53123
Catholic1,5823
Evangelical Protestant3036
Other2-
None6,093-
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: 4
Keokuk County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Keokuk County:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Keokuk County:

26.9%
Iowa:

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

15.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.3%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.4%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
South English:

29.1
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.9%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.0%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
South English:

57.0%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.9%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of South English, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$400
Sewerage 0$0 2$400
Water Supply 0$0 3$465
Local Libraries 0$0 1$444
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,709

South English government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $10,000 ($48.08)
  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($96.15)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($52.88)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($38.46)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($38.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($28.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($28.85)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($19.23)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($14.42)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($9.62)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($4.81)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($4.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($48.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($62.50)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($19.23)

South English government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($28.85)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($19.23)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.81)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($158.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($81.73)
    All Other: $10,000 ($48.08)
    General Support: $6,000 ($28.85)
  • Tax - Property: $21,000 ($100.96)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.81)

South English government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($288.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($245.19)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($43.27)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $82,000 ($394.23)

4.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,287 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
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 Mahaska County, IA  0.61% ($25,667 average AGI)
from Washington County, IA  0.53% ($27,333)
from Wapello County, IA  0.51% ($27,050)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
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 Mahaska County, IA  1.02% ($26,927 average AGI)
to Washington County, IA  0.79% ($23,656)
to Iowa County, IA  0.52% ($37,286)

Strongest AM radio stations in South English:

  • 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.)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRG (1600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South English:

  • KRNA (94.1 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KSUI (91.7 FM; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KBOE-FM (104.9 FM; OSKALOOSA, IA; Owner: JOMAST CORPORATION)
  • KCII-FM (106.1 FM; WASHINGTON, IA; Owner: HOME BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South English:

  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KFXA (Channel 28; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: SECOND GENERATION OF IOWA, LTD.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • PETER M CONNOLLY,, 13760 252 Nd Avenue (Lat: 41.457194 Lon: -92.116917), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, SUITE 100
  • PETER M CONNOLLY,, 13760 252 Nd Avenue (Lat: 41.457194 Lon: -92.116917), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, SUITE 100
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 13760 252 Nd Avenue (Lat: 41.457194 Lon: -92.116917), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, SUITE 100
  • JOE G GREGORY, 2 Miles West Of South English, Iowa On Highways 22 And 149. (Lat: 41.454194 Lon: -92.125167), Type: 87.0, Overall height: 86 m, Registrant: 6202300551, Jgregory@wntlaw.Kscoxmail.Com, 1609 S. COLLEGE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • SOUTH ENGLISH, 13760 252 Nd Avenue (Lat: 41.457194 Lon: -92.116917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WPXN581
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/2013, Expiration Date: 05/12/2023, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2015, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: 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:

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  • Call Sign: N0IMZ, Licensee ID: L01346634, Grant Date: 11/30/2007, Expiration Date: 02/25/2018, Certifier: Daniel W Crossmon, Registrant: Daniel W Crossmon, 16600 250th Ave, South English, IA 52335
  • Call Sign: WA0TFD, Licensee ID: L00749484, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 12/28/2023, Certifier: Russell L Lacher, Registrant: Russell L Lacher, South English, IA 52335
  • Call Sign: WA0TNI, Licensee ID: L00749483, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 12/28/2023, Certifier: Glenda M Lacher, Registrant: Glenda M Lacher, South English, IA 52335
  • Call Sign: KC0RRK, Licensee ID: L00816285, Grant Date: 02/19/2004, Expiration Date: 02/19/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2016, Certifier: Cedar M Rohrer, Registrant: Cedar M Rohrer, 14418 298th Ave, South English, IA 52335

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

KESWICK WATER SYSTEM (Address: 303 WATER ST , Population served: 246, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and AUG-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2007)
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Most common first names in South English, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles682.0 years
John674.2 years
William679.3 years
Mary578.8 years
David467.0 years
Paul478.3 years
Wayne470.7 years
Clarence380.6 years
Frank380.0 years
George373.0 years
Most common last names in South English, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Grove1575.8 years
Coffman1180.2 years
Robison784.3 years
Brubaker677.0 years
Harris578.8 years
Bouslog560.6 years
Frazier475.0 years
Brower385.0 years
Garrett385.4 years
Wolfe373.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (3%)

South English compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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