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Fremont County, Iowa (IA)

County population in 2019: 6,980 (all rural); it was 8,010 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,315
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 976
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,382
Renter-occupied apartments: 773 (it was 817 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

28%

Land area: 511 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Fremont County: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (27.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 41%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Fremont County, IA (2019)
    • 6,56481.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2022.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 801.0%Two or more races
    • 580.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 440.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.6 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years
Males: 3,481  (49.9%)
Females: 3,499  (50.1%)
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Average household size:
Fremont County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,845 ($38,345 in 1999)
This county:

$57,845
Iowa:

$61,691

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $468 (lower quartile is $383, upper quartile is $570)
This county:

$468
State:

$660


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $117,509 (it was $68,000 in 2000)
Fremont:

$117,509
Iowa:

$158,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,783 - $191,913

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $160,265
Here:

$160,265
State:

$201,113

Townhouses or other attached units: $105,688
Here:

$105,688
State:

$195,638

Mobile homes: $163,098
Here:

$163,098
State:

$75,033

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,019
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $465

Institutionalized population: 116
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $73,100
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2004: 23 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $211,900
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $220,700
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $148,600
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $277,300
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $231,000
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $319,200
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $234,200
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2018: 8 buildings, average cost: $247,500
  • 2019: 8 buildings, average cost: $269,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Fremont, IA residents
Average permit cost in Fremont, IA
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,595 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,726 (1.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Fremont, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fremont, IA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Fremont, IA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.3%
Fremont County:

10.3%
Iowa:

11.2%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.3% for Black residents, 10.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.2% for other race residents, 14.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.6 years old
(Males: 45.3 years old, Females: 47.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.1 years old, Black residents: 24.9 years old, American Indian residents: 55.8 years old, Asian residents: 81.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 39.1 years old, Other race residents: 39.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fremont County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $569 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $698 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sidney, Hamburg, Tabor, Farragut, Riverton, Thurman, Randolph, Percival, Imogene, Anderson.

Fremont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Fremont County: North Mills (A), Snow Hill (B), North Grove (C), Darwin (D), Franklin Grove (E), Walkerville (F), Morton Township Community Building (G), Braddyville Access (H), Essex Golf and Recreation (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fremont County include: Covenanter Church (A), Fremont Church (B), Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Immanuel Lutheran Church (D), Bethesda Lutheran Church (E), Rose Hill Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Page Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2), Baker Cemetery (3), Immanual Lutheran Cemetery (4), Martin Cemetery (5), Bethesda Cemetery (6), Aron View Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Buchanan Creek (A), Buck Creek (B), Snake Creek (C), Wolf Run (D), Rocky Branch (E), Eightmile Branch (F), West Nodaway River (G), Middle Mill Creek (H), No Business Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fremont County include: Ross Park and Recreation Area (1), Pierce Creek Recreation Area (2), Stephens Tract Wildlife Area (3), Pioneer County Park (4), Nodaway Valley County Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Essex County, New Jersey , Suffolk County, New York , Mills County , Mercer County, Missouri , Montgomery County , Putnam County, Missouri , Van Buren County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.1%
Iowa:

3.1%

Unemployment by year in Fremont, IA
County total employment by year in Fremont, IA
County average yearly wages by year in Fremont, IA

Current college students: 213
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 180 (74.7% naturalized citizens)

Fremont County:

2.6%
Whole state:

5.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 262010 or later
  • 312000 to 2009
  • 631990 to 1999
  • 361980 to 1989
  • 141970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.8%

Fremont County marital status for males Fremont County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,023
  • One, attached: 50
  • Two: 25
  • 3 or 4: 112
  • 5 to 9: 69
  • 10 to 19: 12
  • 20 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 153
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Fremont County with a mortgage: 1,172 (1 second mortgage, 32 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,102

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fremont County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,06417
Catholic5602
Evangelical Protestant5237
Other--
None4,294-
Fremont County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Fremont County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Fremont County:

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

9.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Fremont County:

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

29.2%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.6%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Fremont County:

Average size of farms: 582 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $114,207
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $194.08
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.40%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $96,394
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 80.49%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $112,553
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.44%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.92
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.89%
Corn for grain: 121196 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 196 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 127516 harvested acres
Vegetables: 26 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 82 acres

Tornado activity:

Fremont County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Iowa state average. It is 867422.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 37 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/12/1964, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 28 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fremont County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 346% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 306.4 miles away from Fremont County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 365.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 262.7 miles away from the county center
On 12/17/2009 at 02:53:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.2 miles away from the county center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 7.9 miles away from Fremont County center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 227.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Iowa Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: March 17, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4483-IA: March 23, 2020, FEMA Id: 4483, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Iowa Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: March 12, 2019, FEMA Id: 4421, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Iowa Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1998: June 27, 2011, FEMA Id: 1998, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 23, 2009 to December 27, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1877: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1877, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1763: May 27, 2008, FEMA Id: 1763, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 10, 2007 to December 11, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1737: January 04, 2008, FEMA Id: 1737, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 05, 2007 to May 07, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1705: May 25, 2007, FEMA Id: 1705, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3239: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3239, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 19, 2004 to June 24, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1518: May 25, 2004, FEMA Id: 1518, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Weather, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 13, 1998 to July 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1230: July 02, 1998, FEMA Id: 1230, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Fremont

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,018 (81.8%)
  • Carpooled: 158 (6.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 14 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 117 (4.7%)
  • Worked at home: 156 (6.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (53%)
  • Other Western Africa (19%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (9%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (3%)
  • Panama (3%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • Russia (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Fremont County


  • German (20%)
  • American (14%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (8%)
  • European (4%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Czech (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Fremont County, Iowa in 2000:

  • 147 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Fremont County, Iowa in 2010:

  • 109 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,593.

6.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,819 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Iowa average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.72% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($19,565 average AGI)
2.86% relocated from other states ($18,254 average AGI)
Fremont County:

2.86%
Iowa average:

2.42%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Page County, IA  1.52% ($27,146 average AGI)
from Mills County, IA  0.89% ($47,167)
from Otoe County, NE  0.82% ($26,864)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Iowa average:

6.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.88% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($23,662 average AGI)
3.00% relocated to other states ($23,834 average AGI)
Fremont County:

3.00%
Iowa average:

2.69%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Page County, IA  0.94% ($43,160 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Fremont County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Fremont County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Fremont County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Fremont County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Fremont County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fremont County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fremont County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fremont County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Fremont County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,664 (1,417 aged, 247 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 142 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Fremont County, Iowa in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (58)
  • Unspecified dementia (36)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (21)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 12.93
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,974
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 323
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,645

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,005
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,108
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 52

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,980
  • Male householders: 1,617 (399 living alone), Female householders: 1,375 (386 living alone)
  • 1,612 spouses (1,606 opposite-sex spouses), 252 unmarried partners, (252 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,590 children (1,452 natural, 49 adopted, 88 stepchildren), 174 grandchildren, 18 brothers or sisters, 39 parents, 6 foster children, 28 other relatives, 150 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 127

Size of family households: 1,115 2-persons, 309 3-persons, 264 4-persons, 142 5-persons, 93 6-persons, 42 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 785 1-person, 206 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 24 4-persons, 1 6-persons.

948 married couples with children.
308 single-parent households (113 men, 195 women).

96.5% of residents of Fremont speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (22% speak English very well, 62% speak English well, 16% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $62,291,000 ($8,054 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,133,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $22,841,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,680,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,489,000
Federal grants: $12,647,000
Federal procurement contracts: $480,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,154,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $501,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,487,000
Federal Government insurance: $58,244,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 455
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 507
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +26
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -214
Here -28 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Fremont County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.79 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.2

Year house built in Fremont County, Iowa
  • Year house built in Fremont County, Iowa
  • 852014 or later
  • 682010 to 2013
  • 1702000 to 2009
  • 1691990 to 1999
  • 2521980 to 1989
  • 5771970 to 1979
  • 3251960 to 1969
  • 3161950 to 1959
  • 2051940 to 1949
  • 1,3091939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fremont County, Iowa
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fremont County, Iowa
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 213 rooms
  • 1744 rooms
  • 3535 rooms
  • 4556 rooms
  • 4257 rooms
  • 3078 rooms
  • 5319+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
  • 171 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 773 rooms
  • 1164 rooms
  • 1615 rooms
  • 1136 rooms
  • 1297 rooms
  • 518 rooms
  • 399+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fremont County, Iowa
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fremont County, Iowa
  • 0no bedroom
  • 481 bedroom
  • 4712 bedrooms
  • 9693 bedrooms
  • 6194 bedrooms
  • 1605+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fremont County, Iowa
  • 21no bedroom
  • 1181 bedroom
  • 2592 bedrooms
  • 1793 bedrooms
  • 1154 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Fremont County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Fremont County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fremont County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 44no vehicle
  • 3591 vehicle
  • 8032 vehicles
  • 6103 vehicles
  • 3104 vehicles
  • 1605+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Fremont County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fremont County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 74no vehicle
  • 2491 vehicle
  • 3002 vehicles
  • 763 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.9% of Fremont County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 43% lived in Iowa.

Fremont County:

88.9%
State average:

85.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,297
  • Other state: 3,480
  • Northeast: 103
  • Midwest: 2,711
  • South: 282
  • West: 371
Year householders moved into unit in Fremont County, IA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fremont County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.1%Utility gas
  • 38.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.3%Utility gas
  • 27.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.7%Electricity
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 46
Here:

6.6%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

6.6%
Iowa:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 61
Here:

29.8%
Iowa:

23.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fremont County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $92,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,454,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,382,000
    Health - Other: $1,849,000
    Police Protection: $1,550,000
    General - Other: $858,000
    Financial Administration: $647,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $436,000
    Central Staff Services: $394,000
    Correctional Institutions: $385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $273,000
    General Public Buildings: $270,000
    Parks and Recreation: $168,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $35,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $844,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $685,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $298,000
    Interest Earnings: $76,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,226,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,282,000
    Health and Hospitals: $861,000
    General Local Government Support: $406,000
    Other: $196,000
    Public Welfare: $29,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,578,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $384,000
    Other Selective Sales: $90,000
    Other License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,594,000

Fremont County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $92,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,454,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,382,000
    Health - Other: $1,849,000
    Police Protection: $1,550,000
    General - Other: $858,000
    Financial Administration: $647,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $436,000
    Central Staff Services: $394,000
    Correctional Institutions: $385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $273,000
    General Public Buildings: $270,000
    Parks and Recreation: $168,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $35,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $844,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $685,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $298,000
    Interest Earnings: $76,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,226,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,282,000
    Health and Hospitals: $861,000
    General Local Government Support: $406,000
    Other: $196,000
    Public Welfare: $29,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,578,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $384,000
    Other Selective Sales: $90,000
    Other License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,594,000

Fremont County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $92,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,454,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,382,000
    Health - Other: $1,849,000
    Police Protection: $1,550,000
    General - Other: $858,000
    Financial Administration: $647,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $436,000
    Central Staff Services: $394,000
    Correctional Institutions: $385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $273,000
    General Public Buildings: $270,000
    Parks and Recreation: $168,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $35,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $844,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $685,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $298,000
    Interest Earnings: $76,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,226,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,282,000
    Health and Hospitals: $861,000
    General Local Government Support: $406,000
    Other: $196,000
    Public Welfare: $29,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,578,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $384,000
    Other Selective Sales: $90,000
    Other License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,594,000

Fremont County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $92,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,454,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,382,000
    Health - Other: $1,849,000
    Police Protection: $1,550,000
    General - Other: $858,000
    Financial Administration: $647,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $436,000
    Central Staff Services: $394,000
    Correctional Institutions: $385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $273,000
    General Public Buildings: $270,000
    Parks and Recreation: $168,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $35,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $844,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $685,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $298,000
    Interest Earnings: $76,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,226,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,282,000
    Health and Hospitals: $861,000
    General Local Government Support: $406,000
    Other: $196,000
    Public Welfare: $29,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,578,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $384,000
    Other Selective Sales: $90,000
    Other License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,594,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 136
  • Number of aged recipients: 15
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 121
  • Number of recipients under 18: 14
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 91
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 31
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 71
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 51
Most common first names in Fremont County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7280.2 years
John7175.4 years
Charles6377.6 years
William6276.0 years
James5175.5 years
Robert4671.5 years
Ruth4480.9 years
George4377.6 years
Carl4176.5 years
Dorothy4079.1 years
Most common last names in Fremont County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5277.4 years
Miller4078.7 years
Brown3279.4 years
Gardner3173.7 years
Johnson3076.1 years
Anderson2178.7 years
Wilson2179.0 years
Reed2083.9 years
Roberts1983.9 years
Thompson1978.1 years

Businesses in Fremont County, IA

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