Elgin, Iowa

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Population in 2022: 678 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 334  (49.4%)
Females: 344  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

46.4 years
Iowa median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 52141.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $54,850 (it was $28,833 in 2000)
Elgin:

$54,850
IA:

$69,588

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $31,450 (it was $16,225 in 2000)

Elgin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $93,764 (it was $54,500 in 2000)
Elgin:

$93,764
IA:

$194,600

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $151,976; detached houses: $156,193; mobile homes: $57,591

Median gross rent in 2022: $629.

March 2022 cost of living index in Elgin: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 5.4%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Elgin, IA (2022)
    • 71796.8%White alone
    • 81.1%Two or more races
    • 50.7%Black alone
    • 30.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Elgin, Iowa as of July 15, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Elgin is 124 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (39.8%), Norwegian (13.5%), English (12.3%), Dutch (9.4%), American (9.0%), Irish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/14/1892

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 1,014 people per square mile   (low).

Elgin, Iowa map

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Iowa:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,656 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,350 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (48.3 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (113.7 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (216.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Clermont, IA (1.8 miles ),
Wadena, IA (2.8 miles ),
West Union, IA (3.0 miles ),
Postville, IA (3.1 miles ),
Castalia, IA (3.3 miles),
Fayette, IA (3.4 miles ),
Volga, IA (3.4 miles ),
Luana, IA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.96 N, Longitude: 91.64 W

Area code: 563

Distribution of median household income in Elgin, IA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Elgin, IA in 2022
Elgin satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Elgin, IA residents
Average permit cost in Elgin, IA
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.9%
Iowa:

2.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in Elgin, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.4%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (6.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.4%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (5.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Elgin, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.8%)
  • Cashiers (7.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)

Average climate in Elgin, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elgin-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Elgin city center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elgin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 174.2 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 346.7 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 368.3 miles away from Elgin center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 287.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2010 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 174.1 miles away from the city 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 Fayette County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elgin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elgin:

  • PALMER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WEST UNION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • PALMER LUTHERAN HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WEST UNION, IA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - POSTVILLE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; POSTVILLE, IA)
  • MAPLE CREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FAYETTE, IA)
  • CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ELKADER, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elgin:

  • Upper Iowa University (about 12 miles; Fayette, IA; Full-time enrollment: 5,275)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 20 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 27 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 51 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 52 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 60 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Viterbo University (about 62 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)

Public elementary/middle schools in Elgin:

  • VALLEY ELEMENTARY (Students: 272, Location: 23493 CANOE RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • NORTH FAYETTE-VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 23493 CANOE RD, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Elgin

Library in Elgin:

  • ELGIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,270; Location: 214 MAIN ST; 17,399 books; 779 audio materials; 1,131 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Elgin: Elgin City Hall (A), Elgin Fire Department (B), Elgin Public Library (C), Area Ambulance Service Elgin (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elgin include: Apostolic Christian Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Elgin Lutheran Church (C), Saint Pauls United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Elgin Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Race (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fayette 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 Elgin that have no violations reported:

  • ELGIN MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 690, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Elgin (2011 data):

  • Elgin State Bank: at 241 Center, branch established on 1930/10/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $22.2 mil, Deposits: $20.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Kellonto Bankshares Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Elgin:

Marital status in Elgin, IA
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Elgin:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Iowa average:

10.5

Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Elgin
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Elgin, IA (based on Fayette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,43831
Catholic4,0196
Evangelical Protestant1,85424
Other2932
None6,276-
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: 2
Fayette County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Fayette County:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Fayette County:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
State:

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

15.9%
Iowa:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$4,473$53,6761$281
Other Government Administration 1$3,277$39,3246$25
Firefighters 0$0 18$19
Local Libraries 0$0 4$2,710
Totals for Government 2$7,750$46,50029$3,035

Elgin government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($162.24)
    Regular Highways: $109,000 ($160.77)
    Sewerage: $68,000 ($100.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($88.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $58,000 ($85.55)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($61.95)
    Libraries: $40,000 ($59.00)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($26.55)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($13.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($13.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($11.80)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000 ($11.80)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($11.80)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($10.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($53.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $130,000 ($191.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($16.22)

Elgin government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $116,000 ($171.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($98.82)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.95)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($1.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $23,000 ($33.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $85,000 ($125.37)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.95)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($1.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $98,000 ($144.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $85,000 ($125.37)
    Other: $4,000 ($5.90)
  • Tax - Property: $260,000 ($383.48)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $51,000 ($75.22)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.95)

Elgin government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,905,000 ($2809.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,738,000 ($2563.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $167,000 ($246.31)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,905,000 ($2809.73)
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,738,000 ($2563.42)

Elgin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $438,000 ($646.02)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elgin:

  • KKHQ (950 AM; 5 kW; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELKADER, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KNEI (1140 AM; 2 kW; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elgin:

  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFMW (107.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPVL (89.1 FM; POSTVILLE, IA; Owner: POSTVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVIK (104.7 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)
  • KNWS-FM (101.9 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KDEC-FM (100.5 FM; DECORAH, IA; Owner: DECORAH BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elgin:

  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14AF (Channel 14; DECORAH, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 25.1mTotal length
  • 4,315Total average daily traffic
  • 328Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,315Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
New bridges in Elgin, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2019
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Elgin, IA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Elgin)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1010 Main St (Lat: 42.952472 Lon: -91.635139), Call Sign: KSV854, Licensee ID: L00048980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.265 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2003, Expiration Date: 05/31/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2013, Registrant: Valley Veterinary Clinic Pc, 1010 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141, Phone: (563) 426-5622, Fax: (563) 426-5379, Email:

  • HOME, Lat: 42.916944 Lon: -91.711389, Call Sign: WRUJ616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.587 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/2022, Expiration Date: 09/02/2032, Certifier: Chris Strong, Registrant: Fayette Electronics & Comm, 12251 175 Th St, Fayette, IA 52142, Phone: (563) 425-3281, Email:


FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CLERMONT, 23630 Drake Road (Lat: 42.971611 Lon: -91.665306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQKT514,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2019, Expiration Date: 09/09/2029, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 383-3420, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K0HAL, Previous Call Sign: KA0URN, Licensee ID: L01462015, Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 03/03/2029, Certifier: Hal D Wilson, Registrant: Hal D Wilson, 18382 Dogwood Rd, Elgin, IA 52141

  • Call Sign: WB0FEL, Licensee ID: L01395717, Grant Date: 01/23/2018, Expiration Date: 04/21/2028, Certifier: Robert W Helms, Registrant: Robert W Helms, 307 Washington St, Elgin, IA 52141

  • Call Sign: WB0LTI, Licensee ID: L01187647, Grant Date: 08/30/2016, Expiration Date: 11/26/2026, Certifier: Monte W Helms, Registrant: Monte W Helms, 909 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141

  • Call Sign: KE0VUZ, Licensee ID: L02267522, Grant Date: 05/22/2019, Expiration Date: 05/22/2029, Certifier: James A Smith, Registrant: James A Smith, 17599 April Ave, Elgin, IA 52141


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7679F, N7679F, N-7679F, Serial Number: 28-7790215, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 12/04/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Scott Field Flying Club LLC, 806 Main St, Elgin, IA 52141

Most common first names in Elgin, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1575.4 years
John1278.2 years
Robert1070.8 years
Marie883.1 years
Charles879.4 years
Clarence885.0 years
Mary786.3 years
Walter778.9 years
Louis671.0 years
Harold678.0 years
Most common last names in Elgin, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Butikofer1682.6 years
Larson1572.3 years
Hanson1179.7 years
Anderson1081.8 years
Schneider1080.1 years
Olson1081.5 years
Lehman1081.9 years
Falb1078.3 years
Wenger984.2 years
Torkelson983.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elgin, IA
  • 68.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.1%Electricity
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Other fuel
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elgin, IA
  • 69.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.5%Electricity
  • 5.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Elgin compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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