The mean environmental health hazard index of Black Hawk County, IA was 26 in 2015.

Median Environmental Health Hazard Index

The environmental health hazard exposure index summarizes potential exposure to harmful toxins including carcinogenic, respiratory, and neurological hazards. Values are percentile ranked and range from 0 to 100, with higher values corresponding to less exposure to harmful toxins. Data is computed for U.S. counties by applying summary statistics across all census tracts present in a county and is current as of 2015.

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Health and Environmental Health Datasets Involving Black Hawk County, IA

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    Iowa Fire Department Census

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-11-28T23:01:47.000Z

    This dataset is a subset of the National Fire Department Census which provides an address listing of U.S. fire departments registered with U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) as well as some basic information about each fire department. The purpose of the census is to create a national database for use by the fire protection and prevention communities, allied professions, the general public and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA). USFA uses the database to conduct special studies, guide program decisionmaking, and to improve direct communication with individual fire departments.

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    Iowa Child Welfare Assessments by Disposition, County and Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-04-23T18:58:17.000Z

    This dataset provides the number and disposition of child welfare assessments conducted by the Department of Human Services beginning January 1, 2004. On January 1, 2014, the department began using the Differential Response System, which allows for a family assessment in additional to a traditional child abuse investigation for allegations of abuse and neglect. Data prior to 2014 only report child abuse investigations. The family assessment is not used in physical or sexual abuse cases, or other types of serious abuse cases seen. It is used only in denial of critical care cases where the child is not in imminent danger. If at any time during a family assessment it appears the child isn’t safe, the case is reassigned to the child abuse assessment pathway. The family assessment pathway results in pairing families with services and supports. The traditional child abuse assessments result in a finding. Findings include: “founded” meaning abuse occurred and results in perpetrator placement on the child abuse registry; “confirmed” meaning abuse occurred, but it was minor, isolated and not likely to reoccur, does not go on the central abuse registry; and “unconfirmed” meaning abuse did not occur.

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    Iowa Assessed Property Values By Tax District and Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-08-24T19:04:14.000Z

    This dataset contains 100% assessed property values for classes of real property in Iowa beginning with assessment year 2000. Real property is mostly land, buildings, structures, and other improvements that are constructed on or in the land, attached to the land, or placed upon a foundation. Typical improvements include a building, house or mobile home, fences, and paving. Classes of real property include the following: Residential, Agricultural Land, Agricultural Buildings, Commercial, Industrial, Utilities, and Railroads. The assessed property values help determine the net taxable valuations for property tax levies (e.g. 2012 assessment property values help determine the net taxable valuations for FY 2014 property tax levies).

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    Iowa Veterans Home Current and Past Residents

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-03-28T14:42:12.000Z

    The Iowa Veterans Home provides a continuum of care to Iowa’s veterans and their spouses in an environment focusing on individualized services to enhance their quality of life. The Iowa Veterans Home opened its doors to Iowa veterans and their spouses in 1887. This dataset provides information on its residents.

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    Taxable Property Values in Iowa by Tax District and Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-03-28T17:53:40.000Z

    This dataset contains taxable property values for classes of real property in Iowa by tax district. Taxable values are based on assessed valuations after application of the statutory assessment limitation (i.e. rollback), and is the value to which tax rates are applied (e.g. 2012 net taxable valuations are used for the FY 2014 property tax levies). Real property is mostly land, buildings, structures, and other improvements that are constructed on or in the land, attached to the land, or placed upon a foundation. Typical improvements include a building, house or mobile home, fences, and paving. Classes of real property include the following: Residential, Agricultural Land, Agricultural Buildings, Commercial, Industrial, Utilities and Railroads.

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    Assisted Living Programs in Iowa

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-11-05T19:51:29.000Z

    An Assisted Living Program (ALP) provides housing with contracted services for eligible seniors. The contracted services may include health-related care, personal care, and assistance with activities of daily living. Assisted living programs are to provide the housing and services in a homelike environment that encourages family involvement, tenant self-direction, and tenant participation in decisions. A Dementia-Specific Assisted Living Program (ALP/D) is designed to provide specialized care for persons with dementia between Stages 4 and 7 on the Global Deterioration Scale in a dedicated setting. Only programs that are certified by the Health Facilities Division of the Department of Inspections and Appeals may call themselves Assisted Living Programs.

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    County Budgeted Expenditures By Service Area By Fiscal Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-10-01T19:49:05.000Z

    This dataset provides budgeted expenditures for the counties within the State of Iowa beginning with FY 2005 (fiscal year ending 6/30/2005).

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    Iowa Industrial New Jobs Training Contracts

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-03-26T15:53:08.000Z

    The Iowa Industrial New Jobs Training (260E) program provides employers expanding Iowa’s workforce with new employee training. The 260E program is designed to increase worker productivity and company profitability, and is administered by Iowa's 15 community colleges and financed through bonds sold by the colleges. Depending on wages paid, the participating businesses divert 1.5% or 3% of the Iowa state withholding taxes generated by the new positions to the community college to retire the bonds. Businesses may also be eligible to receive reimbursement for their on-the-job training expenses, and/or corporate tax credits. <br> This dataset lists 260E contracts open in or after 2012, Qtr 2, and includes information on: the administering community college, participating employer, location of employment, training expenses, and employment information. <br> More on <a href="https://www.iowaeconomicdevelopment.com/Business/260E">Iowa's 260E program</a>.

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    County Actual Expenditures by Service Area by Fiscal Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2018-10-01T21:12:23.000Z

    This dataset provides actual county expenditure data for every county in the State of Iowa beginning in Fiscal Year 2010 (year ending June 30, 2010).

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    Table 4-51: Air Pollution Trends in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (Number of days with AQI values greater than 100 at trend sites and all monitoring sites)

    data.transportation.gov | Last Updated 2018-10-11T21:59:38.000Z