The City of Atlantic had a population of 7,082 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Atlantic is located at latitude 41.3929 and longitude -95.022 in Cass County. The formal boundaries for the City of Atlantic (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Cass County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,211 feet.
The City of Atlantic (GNIS ID: 2394017) 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 Atlantic population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||6,854|
|Population in Familes||5,263|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||228|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,399 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,075 (61.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,077 (31.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||247 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,745|
|Average Home Value||$130,831|
|Median Household Income||$39,086|
|Average Household Income||$54,609|
|Per Capita Income||$24,406|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
The table below compares Atlantic 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||# 56||95th|
|Population Density1||# 399||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 263||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 954||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 734||27th|
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