The table below compares Buchanan County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents 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||# 30||71st|
|Population Density1||# 30||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 85||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 17||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 28||73rd|
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|Population in Households||20,690|
|Population in Familes||17,240|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||327|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,140 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,457 (70.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,811 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||872 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,791|
|Average Home Value||$150,801|
|Median Household Income||$55,270|
|Average Household Income||$67,169|
|Per Capita Income||$26,536|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
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