Spragueville, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 81 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 40  (49.5%)
Females: 41  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 52074

Estimated median household income in 2015: $26,502 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Spragueville:

$26,502
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $17,766 (it was $14,906 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $69,314 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
Spragueville:

$69,314
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $92,774; Detached houses: $73,917; Mobile homes: $136,615

Median gross rent in 2015: $392.

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    • 7997.5%White alone
    • 22.5%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Spragueville: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (77.4%), American (9.4%), Irish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/18/1912

Elevation: 642 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 122 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Spragueville:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spragueville city:

  • Never married: 42.9%
  • Now married: 28.3%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 18.3%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

5 residents are foreign born (5.6% Latin America).

This city:

5.6%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Spragueville city:  1.1% ($500)
Iowa:  1.3% ($1,077)

Spragueville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (32.4 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (86.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (142.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Preston, IA (1.6 miles ), Miles, IA (2.5 miles ), Springbrook, IA (2.6 miles) , Goose Lake, IA (2.8 miles ), Charlotte, IA (2.9 miles ), Andrew, IA (3.1 miles ), Delmar, IA (3.2 miles ), Andover, IA (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.08 N, Longitude: 90.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 563

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

3.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-24.6%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (29%)
  • Wholesale trade (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (33%)
  • Finance and insurance (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (50%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Average climate in Spragueville, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Spragueville-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.1 miles away from the Spragueville city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Spragueville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% 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 284.3 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 261.9 miles away from Spragueville 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 89.7 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 315.7 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 283.8 miles away from Spragueville center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 270.6 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 Jackson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Spragueville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Spragueville:

  • PRAIRIE HOUSE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • MAQUOKETA KIDNEY CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON CO REG HEALTH CTR HOME AND COMM HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF JACKSON COUNTY (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON COUNTY REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • MILL VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BELLEVUE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spragueville:

  • Ashford University (about 20 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 37 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 38 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 40 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 41 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 42 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 46 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)

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Churches in Spragueville include: Salem Lutheran Church (A), Salem Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jackson 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 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.8%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.1%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Iowa average:

10.3

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

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Religion statistics for Spragueville city (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,8439
Mainline Protestant4,65119
Evangelical Protestant2502
Other1222
None7,982-
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: 6
Jackson County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Jackson County:

7.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

11.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.0%
Iowa:

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

14.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.8%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.8%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Spragueville:

29.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.2%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Spragueville:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Spragueville:

35.6%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

55.1%
Iowa:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.1%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Spragueville, 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 0$0 6$585
Sewerage 0$0 1$250
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$8
Totals for Government 0$0 8$843

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($135.80)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,000 ($111.11)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($86.42)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($49.38)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($24.69)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($12.35)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($12.35)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($12.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($74.07)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $7,000 ($86.42)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($86.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($37.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($86.42)
    General Support: $1,000 ($12.35)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($111.11)
    Total General Sales: $5,000 ($61.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $159,000 ($1962.96)

4.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
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 Clinton County, IA  0.85% ($46,074 average AGI)
from Dubuque County, IA  0.84% ($36,672)
from Scott County, IA  0.26% ($42,857)


5.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,780 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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 Clinton County, IA  1.07% ($33,872 average AGI)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.80% ($49,922)
to Scott County, IA  0.35% ($32,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spragueville:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KMAQ (1320 AM; 1 kW; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCLN (1390 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spragueville:

  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCI (100.3 FM; SAVANNA, IL; Owner: CARROLL COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; ASBURY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDBQ-FM (107.5 FM; GALENA, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Spragueville:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 45m148ftTotal length
  • 22,180Total average daily traffic
  • 2,224Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,814Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.091694 Lon: -90.507667, Call Sign: WQVL966
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.425 MHz, 464.450 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2015, Expiration Date: 03/24/2025, Certifier: Jeff HoldgraferRegistrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (90%)
  • Utility gas (7%)

Spragueville compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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