Woodbury County, Iowa (IA)

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County population in 2012: 102,323 (83% urban, 17% rural); it was 103,877 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,910
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 9,239
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 26,859
Renter-occupied apartments: 12,903 (it was 12,292 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

28%

Land area: 873 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 117 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Woodbury County: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (43.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Woodbury County, Iowa:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (77.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (13.7%)
  • Asian alone (2.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.8%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years
Males: 50,394  (49.8%)
Females: 51,778  (50.2%)

Woodbury County,IA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Woodbury County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,594 ($38,509 in 1999)

This county:

$45594
Iowa:

$52229

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $546 (lower quartile is $419, upper quartile is $644)
This county:

$546
State:

$554


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,300 (it was $75,400 in 2000)
Woodbury:

$103,300
Iowa:

$126,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,600 - $152,100

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $126,260
Here:

$126,260
State:

$159,697

Townhouses or other attached units: $134,239
Here:

$134,239
State:

$193,868

In 2-unit structures: $86,014
Here:

$86,014
State:

$120,896

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $75,275
Here:

$75,275
State:

$122,004

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $162,005
Here:

$162,005
State:

$118,952

Mobile homes: $87,976
Here:

$87,976
State:

$46,008
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $996
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $393

Institutionalized population: 788

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Woodbury County, IA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 104 buildings, average cost: $204,000
  • 2008: 101 buildings, average cost: $222,300
  • 2009: 69 buildings, average cost: $227,200

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,839 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,556 (1.6%)

Woodbury County household income distribution in 2009 Woodbury County home values distribution Woodbury County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.3% for Black residents, 32.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.0% for American Indian residents, 37.0% for other race residents, 30.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
Woodbury County:

17.5%
Iowa:

12.7%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.6% for Black residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.5% for American Indian residents, 40.2% for other race residents, 27.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 35 years old
(Males: 34 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 24 years old, American Indian residents: 25 years old, Asian residents: 42 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Area name: Sioux City, IA-NE-SD MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Woodbury County is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $597 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $752 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sioux City, Sergeant Bluff, Moville, Sloan, Correctionville, Lawton, Anthon, Danbury, Pierson, Salix.

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

2005 air pollution in Woodbury County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 23 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 72 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 25 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Woodbury County: Wolf Dale (A), Rock Branch (B), Discord (C), Gale (D), Piero (E), Snyders Grove (F), Morris (G), Kuhn Farms (H), Pithan Feedlot (I), Inkpaduta River Access (J), Walling River Access (K), Whispering Creek Golf Club (L), Sloan (M), Meadows Country Club (N), Correctionville Golf Club (O), Anthon Golf Club (P), Sergeant Bluff North Bound Rest Area (Q), Sergeant Bluff South Bound Rist Area (R), Oto City Hall (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Woodbury County include: Bethel Church (A), Morningside Assembly of God Church (B), Southern Hills Baptist Church (C), German City Church (D), Hillside Church (E), Rock Branch Church (F), Saint Pauls Church (G), Salem Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Arlington Cemetery (1), Oak Hill Cemetery (2), Banner Cemetery (3), Oto Cemetery (4), Rock Cemetery (5), Saint Marys Cemetery (6), German City Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Horseshoe Lake (A), Browers Lake (B), Browns Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Bacon Creek (A), Big Whisky Creek (B), Bitter Creek (C), Camp Creek (D), Coon Creek (E), Dead Man Creek (F), Deer Creek (G), Wolf Creek (H), Rock Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Woodbury County include: Oak Ridge Conservation Area (1), Inkpaduta Historical Marker (2), Sergeant Floyd Monument State Historical Marker (3), Historic Sioux City State Historical Marker (4), Site of First School in Woodbury County Historical Marker (5), Browns Lake - Bigelow Park (6), Copeland Park (7), Midway County Park (8), Little Sioux County Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cherokee County , Dakota County, Nebraska , Crawford County , Ida County , Union County, South Dakota , Monona County , Plymouth County , Thurston County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.5%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 4,797
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 7,515 (26% naturalized citizens)

Woodbury County:

7.2%
Whole state:

3.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,441
  • 1990 to 1994: 2,049
  • 1985 to 1989: 1,119
  • 1980 to 1984: 765
  • 1975 to 1979: 482
  • 1970 to 1974: 284
  • 1970 to 1974: 88
  • 1965 to 1969: 287

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 78.6%

Woodbury County marital status for males Woodbury County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Woodbury County with a mortgage: 14,527 (1,553 second mortgage, 1,554 home equity loan, 71 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,284

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Woodbury County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,73213
Mainline Protestant17,71353
Evangelical Protestant17,16263
Other2,24011
Orthodox4502
Black Protestant1261
None41,749-
Woodbury 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: 19
Woodbury County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Woodbury County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 84
This county:

8.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Woodbury County:

8.4%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Woodbury County:

28.9%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Woodbury County:

Average size of farms: 385 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $123,994
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $247.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.74%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 42.15%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $106,757
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 75.20%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $103,817
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.94%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.69
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.15%
Corn for grain: 163517 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 150350 harvested acres
Vegetables: 682 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 9 acres

Tornado activity:

Woodbury County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Iowa state average. It is 2482675.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 37 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/18/1973, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodbury County-area historical earthquake activity is above Iowa state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 137.5 miles away from Woodbury County center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 201.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 223.7 miles away from the county 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 67.0 miles away from the county center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 146.9 miles away from Woodbury County center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Woodbury County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (54%)
  • Vietnam (16%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • Laos (2%)
  • Cambodia (2%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Canada (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Woodbury County (%):

  • German (31%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (6%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • Norwegian (5%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • Dutch (3%)

Woodbury County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 40,309 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 6,961 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 402 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 9 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 97 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 68 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,476 (3%)
  • Other means: 349 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,544 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 983 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 813 people in nursing homes
  • 177 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 165 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 141 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 124 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 90 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 90 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 81 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 53 people in halfway houses
  • 45 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 40 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 19 people in religious group quarters
  • 15 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 15 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children

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

  • 1,508 people in college/university student housing
  • 477 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 151 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 141 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 113 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 59 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 52 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 35 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 35 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,491.

5.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Iowa average:

5.75%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.55% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($8,158 average AGI)
3.53% relocated from other states ($21,370 average AGI)
Woodbury County:

3.53%
Iowa average:

2.41%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dakota County, NE  0.81% ($27,522 average AGI)
from Plymouth County, IA  0.36% ($32,957)
from Union County, SD  0.36% ($39,482)
from Monona County, IA  0.21% ($-13,284)
from Douglas County, NE  0.14% ($29,782)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.09% ($24,722)
from Polk County, IA  0.09% ($36,088)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Iowa average:

5.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.66% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($8,875 average AGI)
4.03% relocated to other states ($25,546 average AGI)
Woodbury County:

4.03%
Iowa average:

2.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dakota County, NE  0.58% ($28,289 average AGI)
to Union County, SD  0.42% ($70,853)
to Plymouth County, IA  0.41% ($35,648)
to Douglas County, NE  0.24% ($31,538)
to Polk County, IA  0.17% ($31,652)
to Monona County, IA  0.15% ($29,879)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.12% ($21,583)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.9
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 15.6

Births per 1000 population in Woodbury County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Woodbury County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Woodbury County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 15,679 (13,387 aged, 2,292 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.94
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 20559.97
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 417.020
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 51180.74

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1572.050
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 930.750
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6.82

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43.28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 100.380

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9.75

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 32.1. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 122.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Suffocation - 46.0
  • Firearm - 44.6
  • Other - 32.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 99,536

Size of family households: 10,884 2-persons, 5,473 3-persons, 4,824 4-persons, 2,634 5-persons, 1,055 6-persons, 763 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,979 1-person, 1,972 2-persons, 288 3-persons, 117 4-persons, 46 5-persons, 13 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

19,051 married couples with children.
6,820 single-parent households (1,592 men, 5,228 women).

88.2% of residents of Woodbury County speak English at home.
8.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (31% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 33% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (76% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $560,998,000 ($5441 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $42,773,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $226,558,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $119,554,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $17,581,000
Federal grants: $120,561,000
Federal procurement contracts: $21,385,000 ($12,543,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $55,358,000 ($22,355,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $836,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $31,264,000
Federal Government insurance: $155,413,000

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

Births: 8,524
Here:

83 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,825
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,125
Here:

+21 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -6,964
Here -68 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Woodbury County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 17.01 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 103
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,095
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,743
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,348
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,844
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,044
  • 1950 to 1959: 6,228
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,957
  • 1939 or earlier: 14,965
Rooms in houses/apartments in Woodbury County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 281
  • 3 rooms: 477
  • 4 rooms: 2,856
  • 5 rooms: 6,045
  • 6 rooms: 5,480
  • 7 rooms: 4,491
  • 8 rooms: 3,480
  • 9+ rooms: 3,740
  • 1 room: 582
  • 2 rooms: 1,218
  • 3 rooms: 2,777
  • 4 rooms: 3,068
  • 5 rooms: 2,205
  • 6 rooms: 1,127
  • 7 rooms: 659
  • 8 rooms: 387
  • 9+ rooms: 269
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Woodbury County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 67
  • 1 bedroom: 968
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,994
  • 3 bedrooms: 12,244
  • 4 bedrooms: 5,258
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,328
  • no bedroom: 770
  • 1 bedroom: 4,181
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,504
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,149
  • 4 bedrooms: 523
  • 5+ bedrooms: 165
Cars and other vehicles available in Woodbury County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,207
  • 1 vehicle: 6,647
  • 2 vehicles: 12,029
  • 3 vehicles: 4,989
  • 4 vehicles: 1,437
  • 5+ vehicles: 550
  • no vehicle: 2,357
  • 1 vehicle: 5,662
  • 2 vehicles: 3,141
  • 3 vehicles: 807
  • 4 vehicles: 233
  • 5+ vehicles: 92

56% of Woodbury County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 31% lived in Iowa.

Woodbury County:

56.4%
State average:

57.7%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $59,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Woodbury County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (78.1%)
  • Electricity (10.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • Utility gas (65.8%)
  • Electricity (23.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.8%)
  • No fuel used (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,392
Here:

10.8%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 814
Here:

13.1%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,817
Here:

43.1%
Iowa:

25.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Woodbury County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,183,000
    General - Other: $558,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $10,329,000
    Regular Highways: $6,400,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,307,000
    Police Protection: $3,880,000
    Financial Administration: $3,418,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,451,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,444,000
    General - Other: $1,776,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,759,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,450,000
    Parks and Recreation: $969,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $870,000
    Libraries: $136,000
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,482,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resources - Other: $443,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,611,000

Woodbury County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,472,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,036,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,776,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $522,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $10,594,000
    Highways: $5,742,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,542,000
    All Other: $460,000
  • Tax - Property: $22,457,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,816,000
    Amusements License: $371,000
    Other License: $44,000

Woodbury County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,305,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $19,290,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,240,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,840,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,015,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $800,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $400,000

Woodbury County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,338,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,535,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Woodbury County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Woodbury County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 25 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED543$98,552512$105,4061,854$113,259401$23,84315$214,600228$59,81126$52,923
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED24$91,29238$77,658154$106,64921$21,2381$188,0008$67,1258$57,625
APPLICATIONS DENIED94$87,05394$70,979627$96,555182$30,2474$672,50040$49,55023$37,391
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN55$88,69155$96,927525$107,13348$45,9170$034$70,0002$84,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$116,2503$76,66760$117,6337$44,0000$02$46,0001$89,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED112$133,268128$131,8591$142,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED39$94,69230$116,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$126,60017$147,4120$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$55,3335$183,6000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$73,7502$106,0001$76,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Woodbury County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John77576.0 years
Mary66079.5 years
William60876.7 years
Robert49872.2 years
James39872.5 years
George39277.4 years
Helen39180.9 years
Charles37575.7 years
Margaret33481.1 years
Dorothy31678.3 years
Most common last names in Woodbury County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson42577.0 years
Anderson28180.0 years
Smith25477.4 years
Miller18776.3 years
Brown17176.9 years
Hansen16076.5 years
Nelson13777.3 years
Peterson13579.0 years
Davis13176.3 years
Olson12780.4 years
Businesses in Woodbury County, IA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts2La-Z-Boy2
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
AmericInn1Lane Furniture5
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's2Long John Silver's1
Arby's2Lowe's1
Ashley Furniture3Marriott1
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Blockbuster2McDonald's6
Buffalo Wild Wings1Men's Wearhouse1
Burger King5Menards1
Caribou Coffee1Motherhood Maternity2
Carson Pirie Scott1New Balance5
Charlotte Russe1Nike4
Chevrolet1Nissan1
Chick-Fil-A1Old Navy1
Chico's1Olive Garden1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback1
Cinnabon 1Outback Steakhouse1
Clarion1Pac Sun1
Cold Stone Creamery1Panera Bread1
Coldwater Creek1Papa John's Pizza2
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Curves2Penske1
Dairy Queen7PetSmart1
Days Inn1Pier 1 Imports1
Deb1Pizza Hut4
Domino's Pizza2Quiznos1
DressBarn1RadioShack2
Dressbarn1Ramada1
Econo Lodge1Red Lobster1
Eddie Bauer1Red Robin1
Famous Footwear1Rodeway Inn1
Fashion Bug1Rue211
FedEx14SAS Shoes1
Finish Line1SONIC Drive-In1
Foot Locker1Sam's Club1
Ford2Sears2
GNC2Shoe Carnival1
GameStop2Slumberland1
Gap1Spencer Gifts1
Goodwill2Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block5Staples2
Hardee's2Starbucks2
Hilton1Subaru1
Hobby Lobby1Subway9
Holiday Inn2Super 82
Hollister Co.1Taco Bell2
Home Depot1Target1
Honda1Toyota1
Hot Topic1U-Haul3
IHOP1UPS22
JCPenney1Vans1
Jimmy John's1Verizon Wireless3
JoS. A. Bank1Victoria's Secret1
Jones New York2Volkswagen1
Journeys1Walgreens2
Justice1Walmart2
KFC3Wendy's3
Kincaid1Wet Seal1
Kmart1

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