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Population (year 2000): 12,998. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,944 (+7.3% change)
Males: 6,126 (47.1%), Females: 6,872 (52.9%)

Warren County

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Median resident age: 33.7 years
Median household income: $43,725 (year 2000)
Median house value: $103,700 (year 2000)

Indianola, IA residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Indianola:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (28.0%), English (13.4%), Irish (12.2%), United States (12.2%), Dutch (4.5%), Norwegian (4.5%).

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Elevation: 970 feet

Land area: 9.2 square miles

Indianola,

For population 25 years and over in Indianola

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Indianola city

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +1,850 (+16.6%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Moines, IA Des (16.3 miles Multiple-Listing-Search.net )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NE Omaha, (168.5 miles pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (405.6 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ackworth, IA (6.2 miles) , Spring Hill, IA (6.9 miles) , IA (9.9 miles Milo, IA (10.9 miles Carlisle, IA Norwalk, (11.6 miles IA (12.2 miles Martensdale, Sandyville, IA (12.2 miles) , St. Marys, IA (12.5 miles) .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 60 buildings, average cost: $137,200
  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 1999: 77 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2001: 72 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2002: 77 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2004: 89 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2005: 75 buildings, average cost: $160,700

Latitude: 41.36 N, Longitude: 93.56 W

Area code: 515


Indianola, Iowa business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (24.1%), Retail trade (13.9%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (11.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,405 (-10.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,158 (47.1%)


 

Crime in Indianola by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 1 2 1 2 0
    per 100,000 0.0 7.7 15.4 7.7 15.4 0.0
Robberies 0 0 2 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 15.4 7.7 7.7 0.0
Assaults 7 6 3 15 21 32
    per 100,000 53.9 46.2 23.1 115.4 161.6 246.2
Burglaries 49 50 54 30 32 30
    per 100,000 377.0 384.7 415.4 230.8 246.2 230.8
Thefts 208 295 306 295 300 193
    per 100,000 1600.2 2269.6 2354.2 2269.6 2308.0 1484.8
Auto thefts 11 16 12 11 20 12
    per 100,000 84.6 123.1 92.3 84.6 153.9 92.3
107.9 139.9 146.0 142.2 162.6 132.2


Average climate in Indianola, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Indianola,

Indianola-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Indianola city center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1986, a category 4 tornado 27.0 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Indianola:
  • IOWA METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER (about 16 miles; DES MOINES, IA)
  • IOWA LUTHERAN HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; DES MOINES, IA)
  • BROADLAWNS MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; DES MOINES, IA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Indianola:
  • DES MOINES INTL (about 14 miles; DES MOINES, IA; ID: DSM)
  • OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL (about 81 miles; OTTUMWA, IA; ID: OTM)
  • FORT DODGE REGIONAL (about 93 miles; FORT DODGE, IA; ID: FOD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Indianola:
  • MORNINGSTAR FIELD (about 21 miles; DES MOINES, IA; ID: Y76)
  • ANKENY REGIONAL (about 23 miles; ANKENY, IA; ID: IKV)
  • OSCEOLA MUNICIPAL (about 23 miles; OSCEOLA, IA; ID: I75)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 8 $29,991 $44,986 11 $5,982
Local Libraries 4 $11,655 $34,965 5 $4,147
Electric Power 18 $63,272 $42,181 0 $0
Water Supply 5 $18,157 $43,576 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 7 $17,909 $30,701 12 $4,990
Sewerage 6 $23,422 $46,844 0 $0
Streets and Highways 8 $28,554 $42,831 0 $0
Police - Other 2 $4,720 $28,320 5 $3,312
Police Protection - Officers 17 $62,771 $44,308 2 $582
Other Government Administration 10 $38,628 $46,353 14 $12,392
Totals for Government 85 $299,078 $42,222 49 $31,406


College/University in Indianola:
  • SIMPSON COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,570; Location: 701 NORTH C ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.simpson.edu)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Indianola:
  • DRAKE UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; DES MOINES, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,227)
  • DES MOINES COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; ANKENY, IA; FT enrollment: 6,959)
  • IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; AMES, IA; FT enrollment: 24,473)
  • GRACELAND UNIVERSITY-LAMONI (about 57 miles; LAMONI, IA; FT enrollment: 2,026)
  • INDIAN HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 83 miles; OTTUMWA, IA; FT enrollment: 2,744)
  • IOWA CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 90 miles; FT DODGE, IA; FT enrollment: 2,807)
  • TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 106 miles; KIRKSVILLE, MO; FT enrollment: 5,922)
Public high schools in Indianola:
  • INDIANOLA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 993; Location: 1304 E 1ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • INDIANOLA LEARNING CENTER (Students: 42; Location: 1301 E 2ND AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Indianola:
  • INDIANOLA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 770; Location: 403 S 15TH ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • IRVING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 511; Location: 500 W CLINTON; Grades: PK - 05)
  • EMERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 467; Location: 1109 E EUCLID; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WHITTIER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 409; Location: 1306 W SALEM; Grades: KG - 05)
Library in Indianola:
  • INDIANOLA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $366,262; Location: 207 NORTH B STREET; 38,456 books; 1,395 audio materials; 1,093 video materials; 121 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Indianola: Deer Run Golf Club (A), Heartland Co-op Elevator (B), Warren County Fairgrounds (C), Indianola Tennis Court Complex (D), Indianola Soccer/Baseball Complex (E), Indianola Country Club (F), Woods Motel and RV Park (G), Warren County Sheriffs Office (H), Warren County Historical Museum (I), Warren County Courthouse (J), Hopper Gymnasium (K), McNeill Hall (L), Buxton Residence Hall (M), Buxton Tennis Courts (N), Wallace Hall (O), Amy Robertson Music Center (P), Mary Berry Hall (Q), Hamilton House (R), Art Center (S), Carver Cultural Center (T).

Churches in Indianola include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), House of Praise Family Church (B), Saint Thomas Aquinas Church (C), First Apostolic Church (D), First Assembly of God Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), First United Methodist Church (G), Indianola Friends Church (H).

Cemeteries: Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery (1), Indianola City Cemetery (2).

Parks in Indianola include: President Richard Nixon's Iowa Ancestor Historical Marker (1), Sesquicentennial Park (2), Downey Memorial Park (3), McBride Field (4), McCord Park (5), Lions Park (6), Memorial Park (7), Easton Park (8), Moats Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


Indianola compared to Iowa state average:
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Indianola:
  • KXLQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KWKY (1150 AM; 1 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: PUTBRESE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Indianola:
  • KSTM (88.9 FM; INDIANOLA, IA; Owner: SIMPSON COLLEGE)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KGGO (94.9 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, 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)
  • KJMC (89.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: MINORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K269EJ (101.7 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KJJC (107.1 FM; OSCEOLA, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KHKI (97.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Indianola:
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • 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)
  • K41DD (Channel 41; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K29EA (Channel 29; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

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