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Population (year 2000): 6,658. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,129 (-7.9% change)
Males: 3,215 (48.3%), Females: 3,443 (51.7%)

Story County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 35.3 years
Median household income: $42,527 (year 2000)
Median house value: $91,100 (year 2000)

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Races in Nevada:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (32.1%), Norwegian (11.8%), Irish (11.6%), English (8.7%), United States (6.9%), Swedish (3.7%).

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Elevation: 1003 feet

Land area: 4.2 square miles

Nevada,

For population 25 years and over in Nevada

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nevada city

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

1.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +611 (+10.1%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IA Ames, (12.4 miles pop. 50,731).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NE Omaha, (183.6 miles pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (396.8 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IA (9.2 miles Colo, IA (9.7 miles Maxwell, IA (9.9 miles Cambridge, IA (10.7 miles Roland, IA (11.0 miles McCallsburg, IA Ames, (12.4 miles IA (12.8 miles Collins, IA (13.4 miles Huxley,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 18 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $126,100
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $202,800
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $235,400

Latitude: 42.02 N, Longitude: 93.45 W

Area code: 515


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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.5%), Manufacturing (15.7%), Retail trade (12.3%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (11.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,123 (-16.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,128 (31.7%)


 

Crime in Nevada by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 1 0 5
    per 100,000 30.0 15.0 0.0 75.1
Robberies 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Assaults 12 15 23 7
    per 100,000 180.2 225.3 345.4 105.1
Burglaries 26 16 38 37
    per 100,000 390.5 240.3 570.7 555.7
Thefts 184 143 135 143
    per 100,000 2763.6 2147.8 2027.6 2147.8
Auto thefts 4 8 11 12
    per 100,000 60.1 120.2 165.2 180.2
190.7 163.4 203.4 190.3


Average climate in Nevada, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Nevada-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Nevada city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1986, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Nevada:
  • STORY COUNTY HOSPITAL (630 SIXTH STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Nevada:
  • MARY GREELEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; AMES, IA)
  • BOONE COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; BOONE, IA)
  • IOWA LUTHERAN HOSPITAL (about 31 miles; DES MOINES, IA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Nevada:
  • DES MOINES INTL (about 37 miles; DES MOINES, IA; ID: DSM)
  • FORT DODGE REGIONAL (about 63 miles; FORT DODGE, IA; ID: FOD)
  • MASON CITY MUNI (about 79 miles; MASON CITY, IA; ID: MCW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Nevada:
  • AMES MUNI (about 12 miles; AMES, IA; ID: AMW)
  • DRAKE (about 20 miles; RADCLIFFE, IA; ID: 2Y1)
  • ANKENY REGIONAL (about 25 miles; ANKENY, IA; ID: IKV)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 1 $2,648 $31,776 1 $252
Sewerage 3 $8,967 $35,868 0 $0
Water Supply 3 $9,135 $36,540 0 $0
Local Libraries 4 $12,108 $36,324 4 $2,008
Police Protection - Officers 5 $18,531 $44,474 1 $941
Other Government Administration 5 $16,454 $39,489 10 $4,067
Financial Administration 1 $2,690 $32,280 0 $0
Firefighters 1 $3,945 $47,340 0 $0
Streets and Highways 8 $19,016 $28,524 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 5 $11,792 $28,300 4 $819
Totals for Government 36 $105,287 $35,095 20 $8,088


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nevada:
  • IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 2 miles; AMES, IA; Full-time enrollment: 24,473)
  • DES MOINES COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; ANKENY, IA; FT enrollment: 6,959)
  • DRAKE UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; DES MOINES, IA; FT enrollment: 4,227)
  • IOWA CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 61 miles; FT DODGE, IA; FT enrollment: 2,807)
  • NORTH IOWA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 80 miles; MASON CITY, IA; FT enrollment: 2,161)
  • HAWKEYE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 82 miles; WATERLOO, IA; FT enrollment: 3,292)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA (about 85 miles; CEDAR FALLS, IA; FT enrollment: 12,524)
Public high school in Nevada:
  • NEVADA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 472; Location: 1001 15TH ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Nevada:
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 525; Location: 910 10TH ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • NEVADA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 471; Location: 1035 15TH ST; Grades: 05 - 08)
Private primary/middle school in Nevada:
  • NEVADA SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST (Students: 13; Location: 224 SOUTH SIXTH ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
Library in Nevada:
  • NEVADA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $271,013; Location: 631 K AVENUE; 52,506 books; 2,548 audio materials; 1,186 video materials; 173 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Nevada: Nevada (A), Nevada Public Library (B), Nevada Fire Station (C), Story County Sheriffs Office (D), Story County Courthouse (E).

Churches in Nevada include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B), Saint Patrick's Catholic Church (C), Nevada Baptist Church (D), Memorial Lutheran Church (E), Central Presbyterian Church (F), Christian Church (G), Community Evangelical Free Church (H).

Cemetery: Nevada Cemetery (1).

Parks in Nevada include: Hattery Park (1), Mardean Park (2), North Park (3), Kiwanis Park (4), 4-H Park (5), Harrington Park (6).

Post office: (A).  


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

Strongest AM radio stations in Nevada:
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • 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)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXNO (1460 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFGQ (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOONE, IA; Owner: BOONE BIBLICAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KASI (1430 AM; 1 kW; AMES, IA)
  • KWMT (540 AM; 5 kW; FORT DODGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nevada:
  • 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)
  • KAZR (103.3 FM; PELLA, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KIOA (93.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KLTI-FM (104.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KCCQ (105.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLRX (96.1 FM; MADRID, IA; Owner: THOMAS H. BURKE, RECEIVER FOR LIFESTYLE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K206AW (89.1 FM; AMES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKDM (107.5 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRKQ (98.3 FM; BOONE, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXIA (101.1 FM; MARSHALLTOWN, IA; Owner: MARSHALLTOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJY (92.5 FM; WEST DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDFR (91.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KVJZ (106.3 FM; ANKENY, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Nevada:
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • WBXF-CA (Channel 4; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • K19DX (Channel 19; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K27EW (Channel 27; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K33ED (Channel 33; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K51EP (Channel 51; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K53FD (Channel 53; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K59FM (Channel 59; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K69GZ (Channel 69; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • K48FZ (Channel 48; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-52, INC.)
  • K56GD (Channel 56; AMES, IA; Owner: TV-45, INC.)
  • KFPX (Channel 39; NEWTON, IA; Owner: PAXSON DES MOINES LICENSE, INC.)
  • K25FA (Channel 25; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K47EK (Channel 47; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K49DZ (Channel 49; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K55GV (Channel 55; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: ROBERT M. CAMPBELL)
  • K57GN (Channel 57; IOWA FALLS, IA; Owner: EAST SIDE ENTERPRISES)
  • K61GF (Channel 61; IOWA FALLS, ETC., IA; Owner: BSA INVESTMENT)
  • KRPG-LP (Channel 43; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

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