Wahpeton, Iowa

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Population in 2017: 346 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.1%
Males: 182  (52.8%)
Females: 164  (47.2%)
Median resident age:

60.0 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 51351.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $78,835 (it was $53,125 in 2000)
Wahpeton:

$78,835
IA:

$58,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $56,882 (it was $36,258 in 2000)

Wahpeton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $278,042 (it was $153,100 in 2000)
Wahpeton:

$278,042
IA:

$149,100

Median gross rent in 2017: $589.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wahpeton: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.0%
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  • Races in Wahpeton, IA (2010)
    • 33598.2%White alone
    • 20.6%Black alone
    • 20.6%Other race alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: German (43.8%), Irish (10.9%), American (7.0%), English (5.0%), Norwegian (4.0%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1400 feet

Land area: 1.28 square miles.

Population density: 270 people per square mile   (very low).

Wahpeton, Iowa map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Iowa:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,143 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,624 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (79.0 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (145.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (395.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

West Okoboji, IA (1.3 miles ),
Okoboji, IA (1.5 miles ),
Arnolds Park, IA (1.5 miles ),
Milford, IA (1.8 miles ),
Spirit Lake, IA (2.2 miles ),
Orleans, IA (2.5 miles ),
Fostoria, IA (3.0 miles ),
Lake Park, IA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.37 N, Longitude: 95.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 712

Distribution of median household income in Wahpeton, IA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wahpeton, IA in 2017
Wahpeton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $258,300
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $179,300
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $236,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $303,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $310,800
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $238,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $282,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $201,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $457,300
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $540,000
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $67,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $425,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $328,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $600,000
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $547,400
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $470,800
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $470,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Wahpeton, IA residents
Average permit cost in Wahpeton, IA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Iowa:

2.8%
Most common industries in Wahpeton, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (12.8%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Machinery (5.5%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.7%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Social assistance (12.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (8.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Wahpeton, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Teachers, secondary school (10.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.2%)

Average climate in Wahpeton, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wahpeton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Wahpeton city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/23/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wahpeton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 164.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 219.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 192.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 168.5 miles away from Wahpeton center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 167.8 miles away from Wahpeton center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.8 miles away from Wahpeton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dickinson County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wahpeton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wahpeton:

  • MILFORD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MILFORD, IA)
  • WARNER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; SPIRIT LAKE, IA)
  • HILLTOP CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SPIRIT LAKE, IA)
  • LAKES REGIONAL HEALTHCARE Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; SPIRIT LAKE, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SPIRIT LAKE, IA)
  • LAKES HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SPIRIT LAKE, IA)
  • LAKE PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAKE PARK, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wahpeton:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 18 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • Buena Vista University (about 51 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 79 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • South Central College (about 80 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 80 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 81 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 82 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wahpeton: Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camp (A), Presbyterian Camp (B), Iowa Lakeside Laboratory (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Wahpeton: Gull Point State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaches: Manhattan Beach (A), Papoose Beach (B), Arrowhead Beach (C), Spencer Beach (D), Milford Beach (E), Crescent Beach (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dickinson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.5%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

1.7%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
9 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Wahpeton:

Marital status in Wahpeton, IA
  • Never married: 11.8%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

For population 25 years and over in Wahpeton:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Iowa average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wahpeton, IA (based on Dickinson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,14213
Catholic4,3402
Evangelical Protestant2,02910
Other71
None4,149-
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
This county:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dickinson County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Here:

6.00 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Dickinson County:

23.40 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Dickinson County:

8.7%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.2%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dickinson County:

14.7%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.0%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.0%
State:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Wahpeton:

29.0
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.7%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.1%
Iowa:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.8%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

58.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
Iowa:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wahpeton, 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
Water Supply 1$4,076$48,9120$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,128$37,5360$0
Financial Administration 1$3,588$43,0560$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$10,792$43,1680$0

Wahpeton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($31.79)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $411,000 ($1187.86)
    Regular Highways: $168,000 ($485.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($228.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000 ($182.08)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($115.61)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($78.03)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($63.58)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($49.13)
    Health - Other: $17,000 ($49.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($40.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($26.01)
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,000 ($14.45)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $80,000 ($231.21)
    Other - Police Protection: $16,000 ($46.24)
    Other - Libraries: $4,000 ($11.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $133,000 ($384.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($92.49)

Wahpeton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($167.63)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($11.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($37.57)
    Rents: $1,000 ($2.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $364,000 ($1052.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($92.49)
  • Tax - Property: $457,000 ($1320.81)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $74,000 ($213.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $26,000 ($75.14)
    Other License: $22,000 ($63.58)

Wahpeton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,081,000 ($3124.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,015,000 ($2933.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,000 ($190.75)

Wahpeton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,529,000 ($4419.08)

6.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,920 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Clay County, IA  0.78% ($49,983 average AGI)
to Emmet County, IA  0.41% ($28,194)
to Polk County, IA  0.32% ($64,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wahpeton:

  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KICD (1240 AM; 1 kW; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wahpeton:

  • KUOO (103.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KJIA (88.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING INC)
  • KUQQ (102.1 FM; MILFORD, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • K210CG (89.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • K249DL (97.7 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: LAKES AREA CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOJI (90.7 FM; OKOBOJI, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KICD-FM (107.7 FM; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLLT (104.9 FM; SPENCER, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KDWD (100.1 FM; EMMETSBURG, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINNESOTA)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wahpeton:

  • K55FL (Channel 55; SPENCER, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • K33AB (Channel 33; SIBLEY, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K23FO (Channel 23; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K57GE (Channel 57; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K53EV (Channel 53; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K41EG (Channel 41; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERAL RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K45EH (Channel 45; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K51EN (Channel 51; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K59FN (Channel 59; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K61GE (Channel 61; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.1mTotal length
  • 2,412Total average daily traffic
  • 2,412Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Iowa Lakeside Lab Office (Lat: 43.483306 Lon: -95.151667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: KNFT995,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.775 MHz, Grant Date: 08/15/2002, Expiration Date: 06/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2012, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • West Side Of Hwy 86 At (Lat: 43.377750 Lon: -95.186667), Call Sign: WGL593,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.750 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2001, Expiration Date: 09/27/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2011, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TRIBOJI TOWE, 3 Mi W And 2 Mi S Of Iowa 9 And Iowa 86 Jct (Lat: 43.401000 Lon: -95.234750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WEF927,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 10785.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2010, Expiration Date: 11/29/2020, Registrant: Interstate Power And Light Company, 1000 Main St, Suite 769, Dubuque, IA 52001-4247, Phone: (563) 584-7474, Fax: (563) 557-2259, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wahpeton, IA
  • 76.7%Utility gas
  • 19.4%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wahpeton, IA
  • 72.0%Utility gas
  • 12.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.0%Electricity
  • 8.0%Other fuel


Wahpeton compared to Iowa state average:

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