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Garber, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Garber had a population of 86 as of July 1, 2016. Garber 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 Garber is located at latitude 42.7444 and longitude -91.2618 in Clayton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Garber (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clayton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 659 feet.

The City of Garber (GNIS ID: 2394850) 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 Garber is located within Township of Volga, a minor civil division (MCD) of Clayton County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Garber: East Elkport.

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


Total Population 86
Population in Households 86
Population in Familes 75
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 374
Diversity Index2 2


Total Households 41
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 32
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 49 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $190,625
Average Home Value $240,714


Median Household Income $54,589
Average Household Income $67,620
Per Capita Income $21,456
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.37% -0.47%
Households -0.76% -0.49%
Families 5.43% -0.63%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
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.

Garber, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garber 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 # 892 12th
Population Density1 # 729 28th
Diversity Index2 # 970 4th
Median Household Income # 419 59th
Per Capita Income # 942 7th

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