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Zip code: 50255
Thornburg, IA residents, houses, and apartments details
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Ancestries: German (41.4%), English (18.6%), Irish (15.7%), Dutch (2.9%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated on 09/25/1883
Elevation: 880 feet
Land area: 0.20 square miles.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $363 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $388 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (44.1 miles , pop. 62,220).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (187.6 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (242.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Gibson, IA (1.9 miles)
What Cheer, IA (2.0 miles ),
Keswick, IA (2.2 miles ),
Barnes City, IA (2.8 miles ),
Webster, IA (2.9 miles)
Deep River, IA (3.0 miles ),
Delta, IA (3.0 miles ),
Sigourney, IA (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 92.33 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 641
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Thornburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/12/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Thornburg city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1984, a category F4 tornado 26.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
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General - Other: $4,000 ($60.61)
Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($45.45)
Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($30.30)
Financial Administration: $1,000 ($15.15)
Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($15.15)
5.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,977 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
6.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,127 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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