Yetter, Iowa

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Population in 2014: 33 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 15  (45.5%)
Females: 18  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  48.5 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip code: 51433

Estimated median household income in 2016: $14,173 (it was $45,938 in 2000)
Yetter:

$14,173
IA:

$56,247

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $10,113 (it was $21,675 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $24,110 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Yetter:

$24,110
IA:

$142,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $24,899; Detached houses: $24,925

Median gross rent in 2016: $557.

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    • 3397.1%White alone
    • 12.9%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Yetter: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (100.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/11/1904

Elevation: 1216 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 268 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Yetter:

  • High school or higher: 81.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Yetter city:

  • Never married: 39.8%
  • Now married: 32.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.2%
  • Divorced: 11.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Yetter, Iowa as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Yetter to the number of sex offenders is 22 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $218 (1.6%)

Yetter satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (65.3 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (94.7 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (369.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Auburn, IA (2.2 miles ), Lake City, IA (2.5 miles ), Lytton, IA (2.7 miles ), Lake View, IA (3.2 miles ), Sac City, IA (3.3 miles ), Breda, IA (3.4 miles ), Lanesboro, IA (3.5 miles) , Rockwell City, IA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 42.32 N, Longitude: 94.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 712

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

3.8%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-26.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (75%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (60%)
  • Public administration (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (50%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (60%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Yetter, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Yetter, Iowa average temperatures Yetter, Iowa average precipitation Yetter, Iowa humidity Yetter, Iowa wind speed Yetter, Iowa snowfall Yetter, Iowa sunshine Yetter, Iowa clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Yetter-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Yetter city center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1995, a category F4 tornado 17.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Yetter-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 239.4 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 208.8 miles away from Yetter center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 264.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 138.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.0 miles away from Yetter center
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 453.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Yetter topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Yetter:

  • SHADY OAKS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE CITY, IA)
  • STEWART MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LAKE CITY, IA)
  • STEWART MEMORIAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LAKE CITY, IA)
  • PARK VIEW REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SAC CITY, IA)
  • LORING HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SAC CITY, IA)
  • BLACKHAWK LIFE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LAKE VIEW, IA)
  • CALHOUN COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCKWELL CITY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Yetter:

  • Buena Vista University (about 30 miles; Storm Lake, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,522)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 35 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Iowa State University (about 65 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 76 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 77 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 78 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Drake University (about 79 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)

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Calhoun 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 2016: 59.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.1
Iowa average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Yetter city (based on Calhoun County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,08119
Evangelical Protestant1,62510
Catholic1,5685
Other3082
None1,088-
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
Calhoun County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Calhoun County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Calhoun County:

7.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Calhoun County:

29.1%
Iowa:

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

12.6%
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 5$548
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$780
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$240
Water Supply 0$0 2$425
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,993

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,000 ($181.82)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($151.52)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($151.52)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($60.61)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($60.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($60.61)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($30.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($30.30)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($30.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($30.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($212.12)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($30.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($30.30)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($30.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($90.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($90.91)
    General Support: $1,000 ($30.30)
  • Tax - Property: $23,000 ($696.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($1212.12)

5.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
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 Webster County, IA  1.28% ($48,765 average AGI)
from Sac County, IA  0.33% ($18,385)
from Carroll County, IA  0.30% ($25,500)


6.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,315 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
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 Webster County, IA  1.17% ($34,979 average AGI)
to Sac County, IA  0.42% ($40,647)
to Pocahontas County, IA  0.37% ($54,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Yetter:

  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCIM (1380 AM; 1 kW; CARROLL, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yetter:

  • KIKD (106.7 FM; LAKE CITY, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWOI (90.7 FM; CARROLL, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KTPR (91.1 FM; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
  • KTLB (105.9 FM; TWIN LAKES, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF FT. DODGE, INC.)
  • KKIA (92.9 FM; IDA GROVE, IA; Owner: JIM DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKRL (93.7 FM; CARROLL, IA; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGRA (98.9 FM; JEFFERSON, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KAYL-FM (101.7 FM; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Yetter:

  • KTIN (Channel 21; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K47FZ (Channel 47; STORM LAKE, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 3265 Durante Ave (Lat: 42.315806 Lon: -94.842472), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WNTU797
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.250 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/1999, Expiration Date: 04/05/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2009Registrant: Phone: (515) 544-3213
  • STATION, 3265 Durant Ave (Lat: 42.316083 Lon: -94.841917), Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 64 m, Call Sign: WNTV691
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.887 MHz, 928.887 MHzGrant Date: 08/03/1999, Expiration Date: 10/12/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/12/2009Registrant: Phone: (515) 544-3213

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (75%)
  • Utility gas (17%)

Yetter compared to Iowa state average:

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