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Population in 2013: 1,479 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.6%
 
Males: 737  (49.9%)
Females: 742  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50247.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,545 (it was $35,766 in 2000)
State Center:

$57,545
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,017 (it was $17,744 in 2000)

State Center city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,503 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
State Center:

$107,503
IA:

$126,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $664.

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  • Races in State Center, IA (2010)

    State Center races chart
    • 1,38894.6%White alone
    • 513.5%Hispanic
    • 181.2%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in State Center: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.2%), Irish (11.8%), English (10.8%), United States (6.9%), Norwegian (6.1%), Dutch (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/26/1867

Elevation: 1068 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 1,518 people per square mile   (low).

State Center,IA real estate house value index trend

State Center, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in State Center:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in State Center city:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 64.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

19 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in State Center, Iowa as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in State Center to the number of sex offenders is 295 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,241 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,224 (1.2%)

State Center satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (24.0 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (156.2 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (282.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Melbourne, IA (2.5 miles ), Rhodes, IA (2.5 miles ), Clemons, IA (2.6 miles) , St. Anthony, IA (2.8 miles) , Colo, IA (2.8 miles ), Collins, IA (3.3 miles ), Albion, IA (3.3 miles ), Haverhill, IA (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $192,300
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.02 N, Longitude: 93.16 W

Area code: 641

State Center household income distribution State Center home values distribution

Crime rates in State Center by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 3101410
per 100,000 221.274.00.074.2271.067.20.0
Burglaries 8013445
per 100,000 590.00.074.6222.6271.0269.0338.5
Thefts 21191311927
per 100,000 1,548.71,406.4970.1816.0609.8134.5473.9
Auto thefts 0100111
per 100,000 0.074.00.00.067.867.267.7
Arson 0110000
per 100,000 0.074.074.60.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 272.9) 153.580.145.865.6107.244.850.0

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Crime rate in State Center detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.67
Iowa average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +101 (+8.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in State Center, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

State Center-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the State Center city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

State Center-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% 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 371.9 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 355.0 miles away from State Center center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 290.5 miles away from the city 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 223.4 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 387.1 miles away from State Center 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 398.6 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 Marshall County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
State Center topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in State Center:

  • STATE CENTER MANOR (702 THIRD STREET)
  • STATE CENTER NURSING AND REHAB C (702 THIRD STREET NW)

Other hospitals and medical centers near State Center:

  • IOWA VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • ZEARING HEALTH CARE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ZEARING, IA)
  • SOUTHRIDGE NURSING AND REHAB CEN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • IOWA RIVER HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • MARSHALLTOWN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • MARSHALLTOWN MARY GREELEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • MARSHALLTOWN MEDICAL & SURGICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to State Center:

  • Iowa State University (about 25 miles; Ames, IA; Full-time enrollment: 28,662)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 32 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Drake University (about 39 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 50 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 52 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 63 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 79 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)

Public high school in State Center:

Public elementary/middle schools in State Center:

See full list of schools located in State Center

Library in State Center:

  • GUTEKUNST PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $94,430; Location: 309 2ND ST SE; 17,318 books; 415 audio materials; 2,195 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 168 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in State Center: State Center Rose Garden (A), State Center (B), State Center Fire and Emergency Services (C), Gutekunst Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rose Capital Mini Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in State Center include: First United Presbyterian Church (A), Saint Paul's Lutheran Church (B), Trinity Lutheran Church (C), United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Marshall 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 2002 was 47.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.3%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.2%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
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: 0.0% of all households
39 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
36 people in nursing homes in 2000

State Center, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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State Center compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

Banks with branches in State Center (2011 data):

  • Central State Bank: at 109 West Main Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $165.2 mil, Deposits: $126.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: State Center Financial, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Iowa average:

10.3

State Center travel time to work - commute State Center mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for State Center city (based on Marshall County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,75231
Catholic7,3643
Evangelical Protestant5,13726
Other5843
None18,811-
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: 10
Marshall County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Marshall County:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

28.3%
Iowa:

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

21.9%
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 3$7,576$30,3040$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,951$59,4120$0
Streets and Highways 1$6,151$73,8120$0
Water Supply 1$5,602$67,2240$0
Electric Power 7$24,399$41,8270$0
Totals for Government 13$48,679$44,9340$0

State Center government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $169,000 ($114.27)
    Electric Utilities: $64,000 ($43.27)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($16.23)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,069,000 ($722.79)
    Regular Highways: $122,000 ($82.49)
    Libraries: $73,000 ($49.36)
    Police Protection: $60,000 ($40.57)
    Water Utilities: $59,000 ($39.89)
    Sewerage: $33,000 ($22.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($20.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($13.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($9.47)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($8.79)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($8.79)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($3.38)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($3.38)
    Health Services - Other: $4,000 ($2.70)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($2.03)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $111,000 ($75.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($27.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $7,000 ($4.73)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($4.06)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($3.38)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($2.03)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($2.03)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $410,000 ($277.21)

State Center government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($75.05)
    All Other: $4,000 ($2.70)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $21,000 ($14.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $108,000 ($73.02)
    Interest Earnings: $70,000 ($47.33)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.35)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,059,000 ($716.02)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($99.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $108,000 ($73.02)
    General Support: $21,000 ($14.20)
    All Other: $10,000 ($6.76)
  • Tax - Property: $156,000 ($105.48)
    Total General Sales: $98,000 ($66.26)
    NEC: $2,000 ($1.35)

State Center government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $1,540,000 ($1041.24)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $950,000 ($642.33)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $1,040,000 ($703.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $895,000 ($605.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Electric Utilities: $1,040,000 ($703.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $1,540,000 ($1041.24)
    Other, NEC: $55,000 ($37.19)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,563,000 ($1732.93)

5.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
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 Polk County, IA  0.59% ($34,800 average AGI)
from Tama County, IA  0.53% ($32,148)
from Story County, IA  0.28% ($29,857)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Polk County, IA  0.72% ($31,569 average AGI)
to Tama County, IA  0.47% ($27,556)
to Story County, IA  0.36% ($33,255)

Strongest AM radio stations in State Center:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KFJB (1230 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MARSHALLTOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in State Center:

  • KXIA (101.1 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MARSHALLTOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • K218CE (91.5 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • K205CZ (88.9 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KDAO-FM (99.5 FM; ELDORA, IA; Owner: ELDORA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCOB-FM (95.9 FM; NEWTON, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLRX (96.1 FM; MADRID, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KRTI (106.7 FM; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCRR (97.7 FM; GRUNDY CENTER, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCCQ (105.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around State Center:

  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KFPX (Channel 39; NEWTON, IA; Owner: PAXSON DES MOINES LICENSE, INC.)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • K19DX (Channel 19; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K27EW (Channel 27; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K33ED (Channel 33; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K51EP (Channel 51; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K53FD (Channel 53; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K59FM (Channel 59; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K69GZ (Channel 69; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • KDAO-LP (Channel 45; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MTN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K48FZ (Channel 48; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-52, INC.)
  • K56GD (Channel 56; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

State Center fatal accident list:

Jul 1, 1995 07:41 PM, 1st Ave N, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 18, 1984 09:00 PM, 2nd Ave Ne, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1977 08:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in State Center)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 408 3rd St Nw (Lat: 42.018611 Lon: -93.164083), Call Sign: WYN312, Licensee ID: L00026127
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/10/2003, Expiration Date: 12/09/2013
    Registrant: State Center Grain & Feed Inc, 408 3rd St Nw, State Center, IA 50247

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATE CENTER, 2436 Durham Rd. (Lat: 42.004917 Lon: -93.162250), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WPTM495
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6775.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/30/2021, 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:
  • STATE CENTER, Lat: 42.015000 Lon: -93.165000, Call Sign: WPWE968
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.243 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 11/01/2022, Certifier: Wayne E Miller
    Registrant: Interstate Power And Light Company, 1000 Main St, Ste 769, Dubuque, IA 52001, Phone: (563) 584-7374, Fax: (563) 599-0780, Email:
  • STATE CENTER, 102 9th Ave (Lat: 42.014861 Lon: -93.175306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQPM321
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 06/26/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATE CENTER, 1267 240th Street (Lat: 42.007806 Lon: -93.175611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQRD252
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 04/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023, Certifier: James K Smith
    Registrant: Skybeam, 619 14th Street Sw, Loveland, CO 80537, Phone: (970) 776-8473, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: AB0HF, Previous Call Sign: KB0OCM, Licensee ID: L00849027
    Grant Date: 04/19/2004, Expiration Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Wayne D Yeager
    Registrant: Wayne D Yeager, 508 3rd Ave Sw, State Center, IA 50247
  • Call Sign: KB0ITQ, Licensee ID: L00313437
    Grant Date: 01/10/2011, Expiration Date: 04/09/2021, Certifier: Jeanette R Kloppenborg
    Registrant: Jeanette R Kloppenborg, 1657 220th St, State Center, IA 50247
  • Call Sign: KB0QCF, Licensee ID: L00954539
    Grant Date: 12/21/2004, Expiration Date: 12/21/2014, Certifier: Stephen A Nyberg
    Registrant: Stephen A Nyberg, 401 3rd Ave Sw, State Center, IA 50247
  • Call Sign: N0SLK, Licensee ID: L00613429
    Grant Date: 12/26/2002, Expiration Date: 03/23/2013
    Registrant: John C Gavagan, 2713 Fairman Ave, State Center, IA 50247
  • Call Sign: N0WNL
    Grant Date: 05/04/1993, Expiration Date: 05/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2005
    Registrant: Mary Joan Gavagan, 2713 Fairman Ave, State Center, IA 50247

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1262Y , Serial Number: 15059662, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey A Satre, 510 2nd St Se Po Box 396, State Center, IA 50247
  • Aircraft: BUTCHER COREY D VOISIN 35 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35VR , Serial Number: 001V35, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Corey D Butcher, 2940 Arney Ave, State Center, IA 50247
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4525R , Serial Number: 28-21228, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Freiberg Industries Inc, 1255 190th St, State Center, IA 50247
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-602 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-66 SER (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 602J , Serial Number: 602-0467, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1998
    Registrant (Corporation): Midwest Airspray LLC, 1418 265th St, State Center, IA 50247
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 6102Z , Serial Number: 502B-0293, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1995
    Registrant (Corporation): Midwest Airspray LLC, 1418 265th St, State Center, IA 50247

Most common first names in State Center, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1976.8 years
Mary1679.1 years
John1479.9 years
James1280.6 years
Harold1178.3 years
Howard978.5 years
Fred981.2 years
Ralph979.6 years
Florence991.0 years
Earl884.0 years
Most common last names in State Center, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pfantz2281.7 years
Hilleman1776.6 years
Schaper1384.4 years
Wilkening1284.5 years
Buck1075.7 years
Hartwig1078.5 years
Eggers1082.0 years
Brown982.3 years
Nolta985.2 years
Riemenschnei978.9 years

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