Clive, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 17,242 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +34.1%
Males: 8,380  (48.6%)
Females: 8,862  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

40.1 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50263, 50322, 50323, 50324, 50325.

Clive Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $103,725 (it was $74,127 in 2000)
Clive:

$103,725
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $50,962 (it was $40,053 in 2000)

Clive city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $291,479 (it was $177,700 in 2000)
Clive:

$291,479
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $229,189; detached houses: $240,810; townhouses or other attached units: $190,308; in 2-unit structures: $152,684; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,104; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $134,492; mobile homes: $33,685

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,020.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clive: 90.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.8%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.2% for Black residents, 2.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.9% for other race residents, 8.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Clive, IA (2019)
    • 14,28081.4%White alone
    • 1,3887.9%Asian alone
    • 7914.5%Hispanic
    • 7634.3%Black alone
    • 2431.4%Two or more races
    • 60.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Clive, Iowa as of June 22, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clive is 2,510 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Clive by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.9)
2
(11.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(21.5)
5
(35.1)
5
(34.0)
4
(25.8)
3
(18.9)
5
(31.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(11.8)
4
(22.4)
2
(11.2)
1
(5.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(35.9)
4
(28.1)
1
(6.8)
3
(19.3)
3
(18.9)
1
(6.3)
3
(18.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(11.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(229.8)
38
(267.0)
26
(176.7)
22
(141.7)
27
(169.9)
21
(131.9)
25
(151.8)
16
(94.8)
20
(112.1)
12
(67.0)
4
(23.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(502.7)
56
(393.5)
59
(400.9)
66
(425.2)
47
(295.7)
49
(307.8)
43
(261.1)
40
(237.0)
51
(285.9)
38
(212.1)
10
(57.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
379
(2,722)
271
(1,904)
256
(1,739)
363
(2,339)
219
(1,378)
276
(1,734)
277
(1,682)
296
(1,753)
N/A211
(1,178)
93
(537.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(143.6)
29
(203.8)
20
(135.9)
10
(64.4)
16
(100.7)
16
(100.5)
18
(109.3)
29
(171.8)
24
(134.6)
23
(128.4)
18
(104.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(43.1)
3
(21.1)
3
(20.4)
4
(25.8)
7
(44.0)
6
(37.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.9)
4
(22.4)
4
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index229.5210.0173.1183.2138.6152.3130.1140.7160.094.646.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Clive, IA

Crime rate in Clive detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Iowa average:

1.70
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Ancestries: German (22.8%), English (7.4%), European (6.5%), Irish (6.5%), Norwegian (6.0%), American (5.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/9/1956

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 7.23 square miles.

Population density: 2,386 people per square mile   (low).

Clive, Iowa map

1,501 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 1.4% Asia, 1.1% Europe).

This city:

8.6%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,586 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,239 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (8.4 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (118.2 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (315.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

West Des Moines, IA (1.7 miles ),
Urbandale, IA (1.7 miles ),
Windsor Heights, IA (1.9 miles ),
Waukee, IA (2.1 miles ),
Grimes, IA (2.3 miles ),
Johnston, IA (2.4 miles ),
Des Moines, IA (2.9 miles ),
Cumming, IA (2.9 miles)

Latitude: 41.61 N, Longitude: 93.78 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,120 (+12.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,499 (16.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 515

Distribution of median household income in Clive, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Clive, IA in 2019

Property values in Clive, IA

Clive satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 145 buildings, average cost: $172,500
  • 1998: 170 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 1999: 131 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2000: 86 buildings, average cost: $184,200
  • 2001: 106 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2002: 88 buildings, average cost: $221,500
  • 2003: 95 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2004: 100 buildings, average cost: $207,400
  • 2005: 98 buildings, average cost: $252,200
  • 2006: 114 buildings, average cost: $244,000
  • 2007: 86 buildings, average cost: $272,900
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $274,200
  • 2009: 55 buildings, average cost: $263,900
  • 2010: 74 buildings, average cost: $281,800
  • 2011: 111 buildings, average cost: $283,000
  • 2012: 111 buildings, average cost: $286,700
  • 2013: 155 buildings, average cost: $292,900
  • 2014: 125 buildings, average cost: $326,400
  • 2015: 62 buildings, average cost: $326,800
  • 2016: 46 buildings, average cost: $346,500
  • 2017: 60 buildings, average cost: $326,500
  • 2018: 89 buildings, average cost: $320,000
  • 2019: 111 buildings, average cost: $357,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Clive, IA residents
Average permit cost in Clive, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
Iowa:

3.1%
Historical population in Clive, IA
Historical housing units in Clive, IA

Population change in the 1990s: +5,311 (+70.4%).
Most common industries in Clive, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (19.6%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (18.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (20.7%)
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Clive, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Top executives (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.2%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.3%)

Average climate in Clive, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Clive, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.8. This is about average.

City:

66.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.214. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.214
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.75. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.75
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0417
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Clive-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.7 miles away from the Clive city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/18/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clive-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 221% 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 396.3 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 380.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 450.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 380.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 366.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 302.8 miles away from Clive center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clive topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Clive:

  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (8365 UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD, SUITE B)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Clive:

  • ULTIMATE NURSING SERVICES OF IOWA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST DES MOINES, IA)
  • DEERFIELD RETIREMENT COMMUNITY INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; URBANDALE, IA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST DES MOINES, IA)
  • SOUTHERN CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; URBANDALE, IA)
  • NURSE FORCE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WEST DES MOINES, IA)
  • IOWA HEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; URBANDALE, IA)
  • IOWA HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WEST DES MOINES, IA)

College/University in Clive:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Clive (Full-time enrollment: 199; Location: 1860 NW 118th St, Ste 110; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clive:

  • Drake University (about 7 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 12 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 30 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 65 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 82 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 93 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 94 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)

Public elementary/middle schools in Clive:

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Library in Clive:

  • CLIVE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $758,868; Location: 1900 NW 114TH ST; 55,190 books; 1,910 e-books; 3,172 audio materials; 2,176 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 25 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 170 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clive: Westwood Plaza (A), Clive (B), Clive Police Department (C), Clive Fire Department Station 1 (D), Clive Public Library (E), Clive City Hall (F), Central Iowa Regional Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clive include: Westview Church (A), Faith Lutheran Church (B), Crosspointe Church (C), Christian Life Worship Center (D), Heartland Presbyterian Church (E), Shepherds of the Valley Church (F), Westbridge Community Baptist Church (G), Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: North Walnut Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Clive include: Greenbelt Park (1), Chautauqua Grounds (2), Huntington Ridge Park (3), Campbell Recreation Area (4), Wellington Ridge Park (5), Karp Park (6), Rio Valley Park (7), Walnut Ridge Park (8), Westview Bend Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lookout Paintball (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1800 Northwest 86th Street) (1), Intersphere USA (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1280 Northwest 78th Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Budgetel Inn (1390 Northwest 118th Street) (1), Courtyard Des Moines - West/Clive (1520 Northwest 114th Street) (2), Heartland Inn West (11414 Forest Ave) (3), Fairfield Inn Des Moines- Clive (1600 Northwest 114th Street) (4), Clarion Hotel & Conference Center (11040 Hickman Road) (5), Best Western Clive Inn (1450 Northwest 118th Street) (6), Country Inn-Stes Des Moines W (1350 Northwest 118th Street) (7), Inn At University (11001 University Ave) (8), Chase Suite Hotel by Woodfin (11428 Forest Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Saunders Court (13188 Pinecrest Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clive and their reported violations in the past:

CLIVE WATER DEPARTMENT (Address: 2123 111TH , Population served: 15,447, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

75.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
8 people in other group homes in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with most branches in Clive (2011 data):

  • Bankers Trust Company: Clive Branch at 114th And University Avenue, branch established on 1991/07/22; Mobile Clive Branch at 11111 University Avenue, branch established on 2000/02/17. Info updated 2010/01/13: Bank assets: $2,686.8 mil, Deposits: $1,857.5 mil, headquarters in Des Moines, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Btc Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Des Moines Country Club Branch at 13631 University Ave, branch established on 1993/01/18; Clive Branch at 9801 University Avenue, branch established on 1983/07/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of the West: Clive at 1070 73rd St, branch established on 1916/01/01; Hickman at 2199 Nw 159th Street, branch established on 1998/02/13. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Valley Bank: Clive Branch at 12257 University Avenue, branch established on 2003/11/06. Info updated 2008/08/11: Bank assets: $629.4 mil, Deposits: $477.0 mil, headquarters in Moline, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: River Valley Bancorp, Inc.
  • First American Bank: Clive Branch at 12333 University Avenue, branch established on 2000/09/18. Info updated 2007/01/10: Bank assets: $1,369.8 mil, Deposits: $1,095.9 mil, headquarters in Fort Dodge, IA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Stark Bank Group, Ltd.
  • Legacy Bank: Clive Branch at 12901 University Avenue, branch established on 2007/11/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $81.9 mil, Deposits: $74.8 mil, headquarters in Altoona, IA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: F. S. Bancor, Inc.
  • Great Western Bank: Branch - Clive at 10101 University Avenue, branch established on 2000/01/15. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Iowa: Clive Branch at 13150 Hickman Road, branch established on 2004/03/15. Info updated 2011/08/19: Bank assets: $434.3 mil, Deposits: $364.1 mil, headquarters in Fort Dodge, IA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: North Central Bancshares, Inc.
  • Peoples Trust & Savings Bank: at 12701 University Avenue, branch established on 1917/03/17. Info updated 2008/03/24: Bank assets: $265.7 mil, Deposits: $224.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Green Circle Investments, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Clive:

Marital status in Clive, IA
  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Clive:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Clive
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Clive:

(Clive, Iowa Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Clive, IA (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic62,86719
Mainline Protestant61,821117
Evangelical Protestant53,822208
Other9,33135
Black Protestant5,27519
Orthodox6464
None236,878-
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: 63
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
Polk County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Here:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 158
Polk County:

3.78 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 316
Polk County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

7.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.8%
Iowa:

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

13.5%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.7%
Iowa:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.1%
Iowa:

44.7%

Average BMI:
Clive:

28.7
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Clive:

24.4%
Iowa:

22.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.5%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clive:

34.0%
Iowa:

33.5%

General health condition:
Clive:

55.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
State:

77.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clive, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 25$170,473$81,8270$0
Parks and Recreation 16$93,261$69,9461$128
Streets and Highways 14$77,263$66,2250$0
Firefighters 12$66,460$66,46024$26,222
Financial Administration 11$78,038$85,1320$0
Other and Unallocable 10$63,523$76,2280$0
Sewerage 7$37,623$64,4970$0
Fire - Other 5$39,363$94,4710$0
Water Supply 5$27,413$65,7910$0
Local Libraries 4$24,804$74,41216$13,496
Other Government Administration 3$14,817$59,2680$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$22,752$91,0080$0
Police - Other 3$14,749$58,9963$3,215
Totals for Government 118$730,541$74,29244$43,061

Clive government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $82,000 ($4.76)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,881,000 ($225.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,920,000 ($169.35)
    Sewerage: $2,565,000 ($148.76)
    Regular Highways: $2,507,000 ($145.40)
    Water Utilities: $2,360,000 ($136.88)
    General - Other: $2,088,000 ($121.10)
    Health - Other: $1,864,000 ($108.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,260,000 ($73.08)
    Central Staff Services: $1,001,000 ($58.06)
    Financial Administration: $980,000 ($56.84)
    Libraries: $816,000 ($47.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $747,000 ($43.32)
    General Public Buildings: $321,000 ($18.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $216,000 ($12.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $83,000 ($4.81)
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000 ($1.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $554,000 ($32.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $1,772,000 ($102.77)
    Other - General - Other: $794,000 ($46.05)
    Other - Police Protection: $344,000 ($19.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $522,000 ($30.27)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,505,000 ($551.27)

Clive government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,059,000 ($235.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $809,000 ($46.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $764,000 ($44.31)
    Other: $481,000 ($27.90)
    Housing and Community Development: $103,000 ($5.97)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000 ($2.09)
    General Local Government Support: $18,000 ($1.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($2.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $629,000 ($36.48)
    Interest Earnings: $479,000 ($27.78)
    Rents: $107,000 ($6.21)
    Special Assessments: $106,000 ($6.15)
    Fines and Forfeits: $98,000 ($5.68)
    Donations From Private Sources: $17,000 ($0.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,779,000 ($277.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,248,000 ($130.38)
    General Local Government Support: $551,000 ($31.96)
    Other: $4,000 ($0.23)
  • Tax - Property: $16,765,000 ($972.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,245,000 ($72.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $986,000 ($57.19)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $374,000 ($21.69)
    Other License: $365,000 ($21.17)

Clive government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,630,000 ($1428.49)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,260,000 ($1117.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,370,000 ($311.45)

Clive government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,781,000 ($1727.24)

7.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,705 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Iowa average:

5.97%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,026 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.13%
Iowa average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, IA  0.88% ($76,251 average AGI)
from Story County, IA  0.41% ($47,510)
from Warren County, IA  0.36% ($44,108)


6.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,015 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Iowa average:

6.23%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($378 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.02%
Iowa average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, IA  1.23% ($97,901 average AGI)
to Warren County, IA  0.45% ($62,950)
to Story County, IA  0.24% ($43,210)
Businesses in Clive, IA
NameCountNameCount
Applebee's1Menards1
Arby's1New Balance2
Ashley Furniture1Nike2
Bakers Square1Outback1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback Steakhouse1
Best Western1PetSmart1
Burger King1Pier 1 Imports1
Caribou Coffee1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Casual Male XL1Quiznos1
Cracker Barrel1Ryan's Grill1
Days Inn1Sears1
Dennys1Slumberland1
FedEx4Starbucks2
Honda1Talbots1
JCPenney1The Room Place1
KFC1Toys"R"Us2
Kmart1U-Haul1
Kohl's1U.S. Cellular1
La Quinta1UPS12
Lane Furniture1Verizon Wireless2
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens2
Marriott1Wendy's2
MasterBrand Cabinets1YMCA1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Clive:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KWKY (1150 AM; 1 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: PUTBRESE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clive:

  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDM (88.7 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: W. DES MOINES COMM. SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZZQ (99.5 FM; WINTERSET, IA; Owner: POSITIVE IMPACT MEDIA, INC.)
  • KLRX (96.1 FM; MADRID, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKRF (107.9 FM; STUART, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDLS-FM (105.5 FM; PERRY, IA; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Clive:

  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K29EA (Channel 29; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K46EY (Channel 46; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K56GD (Channel 56; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • K48FZ (Channel 48; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-52, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Clive fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 246ft / 74.6mTotal length
  • 327,830Total average daily traffic
  • 29,879Total average daily truck traffic
  • 179,870Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Clive, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Clive, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clive)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Clive, IA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • LITTLE LEAGUE, 1700 Nw 156 Street (Lat: 41.607917 Lon: -93.838028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQHG383,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10587.5 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2007, Expiration Date: 07/23/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2008, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite #100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Glen Oaks West, Glen Oak West & Bonneville Road (Lat: 41.548139 Lon: -93.841611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.2 m, Call Sign: WQIZ785,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/2008, Expiration Date: 06/30/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/30/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • IDDC, 1378 Nw 124th Street (Lat: 41.602111 Lon: -93.789056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQQE389,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23130.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2012, Expiration Date: 11/15/2022, Certifier: Scott Perich, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80211, Phone: (402) 739-8482, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clive)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Clive)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED44$184,039106$191,921540$199,31133$78,1422$2,807,97017$108,1380$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$242,7806$209,31232$185,9898$22,4800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$175,3408$250,15078$218,4066$66,1070$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$155,5275$346,88890$200,7521$109,9000$00$01$190,830
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$205,8101$355,6809$200,1531$19,9800$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$224,32719$219,644
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$286,2404$313,968
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$154,0284$233,790
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$262,265
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$185,830

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Clive, IA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Clive, IA - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 39. The highest number of fire incidents - 68 took place in 2011, and the least - 19 in 2008. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Clive, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (52.5%), and Outside Fires (29.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Clive, IA
    • 32552.5%Structure Fires
    • 18029.1%Outside Fires
    • 7011.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 447.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clive, IA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Clive, Iowa:

  • Days Inn, 1600 NW 114TH St, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 226-1600, Fax: (515) 226-9022
  • La Quinta Inn and Suites, 1390 NW 118TH St, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 221-9200, Fax: (515) 221-0800
  • Residence Inn - Desmoines, 11428 FRST Ave, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 223-7700, Fax: (515) 223-7222
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 1520 NW 114th St, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 225-1222, Fax: (515) 225-3773
  • Clarion Hotel And Conference Center, 11040 Hickman Rd, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 278-5575, Fax: (515) 278-4078
  • Wildwood Lodge, 11431 Forest Ave, Clive, Iowa 50325 , Phone: (515) 222-9876, Fax: (515) 222-5987
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Clive, Iowa
Most common first names in Clive, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2081.2 years
Mary1777.5 years
James1574.0 years
Helen1486.0 years
Robert1376.1 years
Dorothy1284.0 years
Richard1269.6 years
William876.5 years
Ruth884.6 years
George775.0 years
Most common last names in Clive, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith976.0 years
Miller678.8 years
Johnson581.4 years
Martin562.6 years
Nelson579.0 years
Peters471.0 years
Taylor481.8 years
Allen380.4 years
Davis379.0 years
Collins382.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clive, IA
  • 76.8%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clive, IA
  • 53.9%Electricity
  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used


Clive compared to Iowa state average:

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

Clive on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bosnia and Herzegovina (population 500+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
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