The City of La Porte City had a population of 2,289 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for La Porte City: La Porte, Laporte, Laporte City.
|Population in Households||2,247|
|Population in Familes||1,838|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||42|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,007 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||695 (69.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||225 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,381|
|Average Home Value||$143,813|
|Median Household Income||$48,837|
|Average Household Income||$64,826|
|Per Capita Income||$26,175|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.94%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
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, 2016 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||# 150||85th|
|Population Density1||# 361||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 693||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 655||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 567||44th|
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