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The City of Cumberland had a population of 253 as of July 1, 2016. Cumberland ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cumberland is located at latitude 41.2731 and longitude -94.8707 in Cass County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cumberland (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cass County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,302 feet.

The City of Cumberland (GNIS ID: 2393694) 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.

The City of Cumberland is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cass County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cumberland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Cumberland, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 253
Population in Households 253
Population in Familes 208
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 421
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 114
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 79
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 91 (68.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $119,118
Average Home Value $192,308


Median Household Income $42,705
Average Household Income $56,505
Per Capita Income $24,299
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.56% -0.64%
Households -0.28% -0.35%
Families 2.92% -0.51%
Median Household Income   3.47%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Cumberland, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cumberland 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 649 35th
Population Density1 # 695 31st
Diversity Index2 # 797 22nd
Median Household Income # 854 15th
Per Capita Income # 748 26th

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