The table below compares Buena Vista 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||# 34||67th|
|Population Density1||# 34||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 68||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 94||6th|
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|Population in Households||19,474|
|Population in Familes||15,876|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||961|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,316 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,248 (63.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,345 (28.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||723 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$117,194|
|Average Home Value||$148,642|
|Median Household Income||$46,928|
|Average Household Income||$56,726|
|Per Capita Income||$21,435|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.93%|
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