Results 1 to 11 of 11
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 51,343, Level: 70
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,207
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cdnlngld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,177
    Points
    51,343
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 132
    Given: 313

    One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC


  2. #2
    Starter
    Points: 20,443, Level: 43
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 307
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mfelske's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Wisconsin
    Posts
    712
    Points
    20,443
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 91

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Little brother syndrome? Nope, not us.



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 32,322, Level: 55
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 728
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    EYEoftheSTORM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ames, Iowa
    Posts
    2,640
    Points
    32,322
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 13

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    interesting that the Kansas picture is from a game against us at Hilton...




    I WAS THERE!!!!!!

  4. #4
    Rookie
    Points: 16,366, Level: 38
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 84
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    591
    Points
    16,366
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 1

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Wait a Minute: Iowa City Population is 152,900 and Ames' is 89,500?! I don't think so - what am I missing here?



  5. #5
    All-Star
    Points: 24,958, Level: 48
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 592
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclone87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,812
    Points
    24,958
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 66

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowa View Post
    Wait a Minute: Iowa City Population is 152,900 and Ames' is 89,500?! I don't think so - what am I missing here?
    They're using the metropolitan area which covers all of story county. Ames population was around 60,000 in the 2010 census.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 44,586, Level: 65
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 964
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    2,126
    Points
    44,586
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 484
    Given: 41

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowa View Post
    Wait a Minute: Iowa City Population is 152,900 and Ames' is 89,500?! I don't think so - what am I missing here?
    They are probably referring to the "Ames metro area" which includes towns like Gilbert, Boone, Nevada, etc.

    EDIT: 87 beat me to it.



  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 24,958, Level: 48
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 592
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclone87's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    1,812
    Points
    24,958
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 97
    Given: 66

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    I don't think Ames MSA (its just story county) includes Boone, what you are referring to would be the Ames-Boone CSA which includes both MSA's and has a population of around 125,000 or so (can't remember exactly).



  8. #8
    Rookie
    Points: 16,366, Level: 38
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 84
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    591
    Points
    16,366
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 1

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone87 View Post
    I don't think Ames MSA (its just story county) includes Boone, what you are referring to would be the Ames-Boone CSA which includes both MSA's and has a population of around 125,000 or so (can't remember exactly).
    Thanks to all. Guess I should have known that. Live and learn.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 97,694, Level: 97
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 1,356
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    8,329
    Points
    97,694
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 723
    Given: 631

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    Haha my sister went to #2 and the #1. Totally sending this to her.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 121,644, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 73.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    mtowncyclone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    9,538
    Points
    121,644
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,826
    Given: 1,368

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    MSA populations calculations are BS because they go based on pop and not density. You can continue to annex land and technically add pop while not really doing anything.

    Oh my I am a dork....


    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneRulzzz View Post
    mtown is among the worst to ever play this game.

  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 58,707, Level: 75
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,343
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    pulse's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    5,138
    Points
    58,707
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 183
    Given: 120

    Re: One more reason Ames and ISU are better then the squawks and IC

    I've been to 4 of them, seems reasonable in the my sampling. I've been to #1 & #2 and from everything I've heard #3 is similar to #2.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM