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The City of Granger had a population of 1,491 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Granger is located at latitude 41.7629 and longitude -93.8249 in Dallas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Granger (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dallas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 892 feet.

The City of Granger (GNIS ID: 2394960) 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 Granger is located within Township of Grant, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dallas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Granger 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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Granger, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,491
Population in Households 1,463
Population in Familes 1,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density1 1,029
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 548
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 410
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 577 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 451 (78.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 97 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $225,000
Average Home Value $263,803


Median Household Income $78,378
Average Household Income $92,626
Per Capita Income $33,969
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.94% 3.55%
Households 2.8% 3.6%
Families 3.53% 3.5%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
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.

Granger, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Granger 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 # 215 79th
Population Density1 # 281 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 539 47th
Median Household Income # 44 96th
Per Capita Income # 106 90th

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