Springbrook, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 141 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.5%
Males: 72  (51.1%)
Females: 69  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  42.8 years
Iowa median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 52075

Estimated median household income in 2015: $62,395 (it was $50,750 in 2000)
Springbrook:

$62,395
IA:

$54,736

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $27,676 (it was $16,814 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $100,074 (it was $55,500 in 2000)
Springbrook:

$100,074
IA:

$136,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $114,827; Detached houses: $115,793
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springbrook: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (77.1%), Luxemburger (6.7%), American (4.8%), Danish (1.9%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/2/1897

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 247 people per square mile   (very low).

Springbrook, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Springbrook:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springbrook city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 68.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 5.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Iowa:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,059 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,283 (1.2%)

Springbrook satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (25.9 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (83.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (145.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Andrew, IA (2.4 miles ), Spragueville, IA (2.6 miles) , Bellevue, IA (2.7 miles ), Preston, IA (3.0 miles ), Miles, IA (3.4 miles ), Maquoketa, IA (3.4 miles ), La Motte, IA (3.4 miles ), Hanover, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.16 N, Longitude: 90.48 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 563

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

3.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+10.3%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)

Average climate in Springbrook, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Springbrook-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.6 miles away from the Springbrook city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 tornado 36.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springbrook-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 290.8 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 268.4 miles away from Springbrook 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 94.8 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 322.1 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 290.3 miles away from Springbrook center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 277.1 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).
Springbrook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Springbrook:

  • MILL VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BELLEVUE, IA)
  • PRAIRIE HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • MAQUOKETA KIDNEY CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON CO REG HEALTH CTR HOME AND COMM HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • HOSPICE OF JACKSON COUNTY (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)
  • JACKSON COUNTY REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MAQUOKETA, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springbrook:

  • Ashford University (about 26 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 40 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 43 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 44 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 45 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 46 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 48 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)

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Notable location: Springbrook Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Springbrook: Saint Peter and Paul Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson 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: 1.1%
(1.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  80.4%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.6%
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:

7.0
Iowa average:

10.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springbrook 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%
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 7$361
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$225
Sewerage 0$0 1$264
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$25
Water Supply 0$0 1$310
Totals for Government 0$0 11$1,185

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($78.01)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($78.01)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($70.92)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($70.92)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($42.55)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($14.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.09)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($7.09)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($7.09)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($7.09)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($7.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($42.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($7.09)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,000 ($106.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($92.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($28.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $11,000 ($78.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($106.38)
    General Support: $2,000 ($14.18)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($127.66)
    Total General Sales: $10,000 ($70.92)
    NEC: $1,000 ($7.09)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($99.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($85.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($14.18)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $176,000 ($1248.23)

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 Springbrook:

  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KMAQ (1320 AM; 1 kW; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springbrook:

  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; ASBURY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDBQ-FM (107.5 FM; GALENA, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • K254AE (98.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • WVRE (101.1 FM; DICKEYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXGE (102.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • K239AB (95.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Springbrook:

  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard D Hofmann, West Side Of Springbrook (Lat: 42.162139 Lon: -90.495306), Type: 94.0, Overall height: 94 m, Registrant: 5637732213, Joanne@lamotte-Telco.Com, 400 PINE STREET
  • Richard D Hofmann, Near Springbrook (Lat: 42.162139 Lon: -90.495306), Type: 94.0, Overall height: 94 m, Registrant: 5637702213, Joanne@lamotte-Telco.Com, 400 PINE STREET
  • JoAnne E Gregorich, Near Springbrook (Lat: 42.162139 Lon: -90.495306), Type: 94.0, Overall height: 94 m, Registrant: 5637702213, Joanne@lamotte-Telco.Com, 400 PINE STREET

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Springbrook compared to Iowa 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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