The City of Peterson had a population of 342 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Peterson is located at latitude 42.9173 and longitude -95.3431 in Clay County. The formal boundaries for the City of Peterson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Clay County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.
The City of Peterson (GNIS ID: 2396195) 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 Peterson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||82|
|Daytime Population: Residents||172|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||254|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.74|
|Population in Households||342|
|Population in Familes||278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$53,277|
|Average Household Income||$65,046|
|Per Capita Income||$28,477|
|Total Housing Units||200 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||136 (68.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (11.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (20.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,780|
|Average Home Value||$140,257|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.26%|
|Per Capita Income||2.81%|
The table below compares Peterson to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 565||44th|
|Population Density||# 522||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 731||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 547||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 402||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.