Gilman, Iowa

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2019: 484 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.3%
 
Males: 242  (50.1%)
Females: 242  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

36.7 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50106.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,698 (it was $33,523 in 2000)
Gilman:

$56,698
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,483 (it was $15,070 in 2000)

Gilman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,739 (it was $56,600 in 2000)
Gilman:

$90,739
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $152,165; detached houses: $155,381; townhouses or other attached units: $162,732; in 2-unit structures: $232,121; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $99,954; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $105,912; mobile homes: $51,702

Median gross rent in 2019: $422.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gilman: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.5%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 77.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gilman, Iowa as of July 31, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gilman is 302 to 1.


Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Gilman, IA forum
Discuss Gilman, Iowa on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users

Latest news from Gilman, IA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (40.4%), Irish (13.0%), Norwegian (10.4%), English (7.8%), American (3.6%), Scandinavian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/24/1876

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 887 people per square mile   (low).

Gilman, Iowa map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,109 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,177 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ames, IA (44.5 miles , pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (172.2 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (263.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ferguson, IA (2.4 miles),
Laurel, IA (2.6 miles ),
Montour, IA (2.8 miles ),
Le Grand, IA (3.0 miles ),
Haverhill, IA (3.2 miles),
Grinnell, IA (3.2 miles ),
Oakland Acres, IA (3.4 miles),
Tama, IA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.88 N, Longitude: 92.79 W

Area code: 641

Distribution of median household income in Gilman, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gilman, IA in 2019
Gilman satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $96,000
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Iowa:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+9.1%).
Most common industries in Gilman, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (10.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.1%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.5%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.2%)
  • Apparel (4.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Gilman, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Computer specialists (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)

Average climate in Gilman, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Gilman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Gilman city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1989, a category F4 tornado 23.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gilman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 174% 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 351.1 miles away from Gilman center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 437.7 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 333.9 miles away from Gilman center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 351.1 miles away from Gilman 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 203.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 369.2 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 Marshall County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gilman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gilman:

  • UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITAL AND CLINICS - GRINNELL (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; GRINNELL, IA)
  • MAYFLOWER HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GRINNELL, IA)
  • SOUTHRIDGE NURSING AND REHAB CEN (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • MARSHALLTOWN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • GRANDVIEW HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • GRANDVIEW HEIGHTS INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MARSHALLTOWN, IA)
  • SUNNY HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; TAMA, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gilman:

  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 45 miles; Ankeny, IA; Full-time enrollment: 15,337)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 45 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Iowa State University (about 46 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 48 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Drake University (about 49 miles; Des Moines, IA; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 59 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 62 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)

Public elementary/middle school in Gilman:

See full list of schools located in Gilman

Library in Gilman:

  • GILMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $16,518; Location: 106 N MAIN; 5,666 books; 12 audio materials; 785 video materials; 13 state licensed databases)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Gilman: Gilman Fire Department (A), Gilman Town Hall (B), Gilman Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gilman include: Gilman United Methodist Church (A), Gilman Community Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Marshall 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 Gilman that have no violations reported:

  • GILMAN WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 509, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Gilman (2011 data):

  • Citizens Savings Bank: Gilman Branch at 103 South Elm Street, branch established on 2001/04/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $53.0 mil, Deposits: $48.6 mil, headquarters in Marshalltown, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Gilman Investment Co.

For population 15 years and over in Gilman:

Marital status in Gilman, IA
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Gilman:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Iowa average:

10.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gilman, IA (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,75231
Catholic7,3643
Evangelical Protestant5,13726
Other5843
None18,811-
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: 10
This county:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Marshall County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
This county:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

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

8.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Iowa:

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

21.9%
Iowa:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.8%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gilman:

46.9%
Iowa:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Gilman:

29.1
Iowa:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

14.7%
Iowa:

21.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gilman:

6.9
Iowa:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

30.3%
Iowa:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

57.0%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Gilman:

83.0%
Iowa:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gilman, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 1$3,390$40,6800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$6,829
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$190
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,639
Totals for Government 1$3,390$40,6808$8,658

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($185.95)
    Sewerage: $51,000 ($105.37)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($103.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $47,000 ($97.11)
    Libraries: $19,000 ($39.26)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $18,000 ($37.19)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($26.86)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($18.60)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($14.46)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($10.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($8.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($6.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($4.13)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $13,000 ($26.86)
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($4.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $67,000 ($138.43)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $68,000 ($140.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($4.13)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $32,000 ($66.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($8.26)
    Rents: $4,000 ($8.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $83,000 ($171.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $63,000 ($130.17)
    Other: $5,000 ($10.33)
  • Tax - Property: $86,000 ($177.69)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $72,000 ($148.76)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($2.07)
    Other License: $1,000 ($2.07)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($39.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($39.26)

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

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $308,000 ($636.36)

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Polk County, IA  0.67% ($49,725 average AGI)
from Tama County, IA  0.52% ($39,354)
from Story County, IA  0.27% ($55,732)


5.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,161 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
Iowa average:

6.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Polk County, IA  1.05% ($53,512 average AGI)
to Tama County, IA  0.40% ($38,869)
to Story County, IA  0.33% ($30,340)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gilman:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KGRN (1410 AM; 1 kW; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFJB (1230 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MARSHALLTOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCOB (1280 AM; 1 kW; NEWTON, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gilman:

  • KRTI (106.7 FM; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXIA (101.1 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MARSHALLTOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K205CZ (88.9 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOI-FM (90.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCI & TECH)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KCOB-FM (95.9 FM; NEWTON, IA; Owner: CENTRAL IOWA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTZ (102.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNI (90.9 FM; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKB (99.1 FM; BROOKLYN, IA; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KOKZ (105.7 FM; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KZAT-FM (95.5 FM; BELLE PLAINE, IA; Owner: CAMRORY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KDIC (88.5 FM; GRINNELL, IA; Owner: GRINNELL COLLEGE TRUSTEES OF IOWA,)
  • K218CE (91.5 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gilman:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KGAN (Channel 2; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: KGAN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCRG-TV (Channel 9; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION CO.)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KRIN (Channel 32; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KFPX (Channel 39; NEWTON, IA; Owner: PAXSON DES MOINES LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDAO-LP (Channel 45; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MTN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Gilman fatal accident list:

Dec 22, 1999 04:40 PM, Sr-146, Lat: 41.882138, Lon: -92.785470, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1977 00:43 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 20.8mTotal length
  • 8,965Total average daily traffic
  • 1,036Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,965Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gilman, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gilman, IA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gilman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 3063 Taylor Ave (Lat: 41.911333 Lon: -92.883500), Call Sign: WQSB362,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2013, Expiration Date: 08/26/2023, Certifier: John Beem, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W State St, Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • 2839 290th St. (Lat: 41.934944 Lon: -92.877889), Call Sign: WQTC356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.812 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2014, Expiration Date: 01/03/2024, Certifier: David Scott, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • GILMAN, 3387b Yates Ave (Lat: 41.865333 Lon: -92.796167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQEH628,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 02/09/2016, Expiration Date: 01/27/2026, Cancellation Date: 05/24/2016, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Gage Robb, Lat: 41.935000 Lon: -92.806917, Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQKA204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2019, Certifier: William J Wax, Registrant: Breeze Broadband Communications, Inc., 1400 Douglas Street, Mail Stop 680, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-4040, Email:
  • Pickering, 311 290th Street (Lat: 41.937556 Lon: -92.816667), Type: Building, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 55.4 m, Call Sign: WQPK705,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/15/2012, Expiration Date: 06/15/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:
  • GILMAN, 4.4 Mi Wnw Of (Lat: 41.906917 Lon: -92.850194), Overall height: 71.6 m, Call Sign: KAA86,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2000, Registrant: At&t Corp., 1200 Peachtree Street, Locn 5w23, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 810-4021, Fax: (404) 810-7349, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB0NWW, Licensee ID: L00830891, Grant Date: 05/16/2014, Expiration Date: 07/17/2024, Registrant: Michel E Ward, 3333 330th St., Gilman, IA 50106
  • Call Sign: KD0EQ, Grant Date: 10/02/1998, Expiration Date: 10/02/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/05/2010, Registrant: Larry G Hermanstorfer, 239 N Main, Gilman, IA 50106
  • Call Sign: N0PWV, Grant Date: 11/05/1991, Expiration Date: 11/05/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2003, Registrant: Daniel J Hess, 3047 Wallace Ave, Gilman, IA 50106
  • Call Sign: N0XUV, Licensee ID: L00668935, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 07/06/2023, Certifier: Aaron T Pierce, Registrant: Aaron T Pierce, 3922 Hwy 146, Gilman, IA 50106
  • Call Sign: W0GJT, Grant Date: 12/12/1994, Expiration Date: 12/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2003, Registrant: Dale E Locker, 3824 B Ave, Gilman, IA 50106

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-540 SERIES (235 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 641EZ, N641EZ, N-641EZ, Serial Number: 11971, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/2020, Certificate Issue Date: 03/16/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Iron Horse Aviation LLC, 3066 Taylor Ave, Gilman, IA 50106
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AE1A5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 727AK, N727AK, N-727AK, Serial Number: 12269, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/2020, Certificate Issue Date: 05/07/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Iron Horse Aviation LLC, 3066 Taylor Ave, Gilman, IA 50106
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AE1A5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 759K, N759K, N-759K, Serial Number: 12492, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/2020, Certificate Issue Date: 05/04/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Iron Horse Aviation LLC, 3066 Taylor Ave, Gilman, IA 50106

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 22 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Gilman, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (55.2%), and Structure Fires (37.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gilman, IA
    • 6455.2%Outside Fires
    • 4437.9%Structure Fires
    • 86.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gilman, IA
Most common first names in Gilman, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1080.6 years
Mary779.4 years
James680.0 years
Robert676.8 years
Earl575.4 years
Anna588.2 years
Charles572.2 years
Jesse580.4 years
Ruth566.4 years
Frances482.7 years
Most common last names in Gilman, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Paul1280.7 years
Moyer982.9 years
Graham785.3 years
Stonewall786.2 years
Lovig681.0 years
Anderson680.3 years
Gummert577.2 years
Kvinlaug577.4 years
Parmenter573.2 years
Davis575.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gilman, IA
  • 86.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.2%Electricity
  • 2.7%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gilman, IA
  • 71.7%Electricity
  • 23.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Utility gas


Gilman 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Raymond W. Micheel (4)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2021.