Washburn is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Washburn Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Black Hawk County at latitude 42.4117 and longitude -92.2674. Black Hawk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Washburn Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Washburn, IA area
|Population in Households||866|
|Population in Familes||749|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||389 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||329 (84.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||45 (11.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||15 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,903|
|Average Home Value||$155,891|
|Median Household Income||$50,696|
|Average Household Income||$63,840|
|Per Capita Income||$26,469|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.35%|
|Per Capita Income||3.3%|
The table below compares Washburn to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 331||67th|
|Population Density1||# 493||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 551||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 610||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 413||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.