The City of La Porte City had a population of 2,285 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for La Porte City is located at latitude 42.3138 and longitude -92.1909 in Black Hawk County. The formal boundaries for the City of La Porte City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Black Hawk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.
The City of La Porte City (GNIS ID: 2395571) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with La Porte City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for La Porte City: La Porte, Laporte, Laporte City.
|Daytime Population: Workers||620|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,163|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,783|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.78|
|Population in Households||2,243|
|Population in Familes||1,832|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||42|
|Median Household Income||$47,935|
|Average Household Income||$65,818|
|Per Capita Income||$26,502|
|Total Housing Units||1,003 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||691 (68.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||224 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 ( 8.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,172|
|Average Home Value||$143,162|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares La Porte City to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 151||85th|
|Population Density||# 362||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 689||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 749||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 590||42nd|
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