The City of Mediapolis had a population of 1,674 as of July 1, 2016. Mediapolis ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Mediapolis is located at latitude 41.0079 and longitude -91.1637 in Des Moines County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mediapolis (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Des Moines County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 771 feet.
The City of Mediapolis (GNIS ID: 2395081) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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 Mediapolis is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Des Moines County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mediapolis 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 Mediapolis: Mediopolis.
|Population in Households||1,597|
|Population in Familes||1,292|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||77|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||730 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||554 (75.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||129 (17.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$106,291|
|Average Home Value||$124,230|
|Median Household Income||$47,159|
|Average Household Income||$59,886|
|Per Capita Income||$24,952|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.42%|
|Per Capita Income||2.32%|
The table below compares Mediapolis 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||# 191||81st|
|Population Density1||# 131||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 766||23rd|
|Median Household Income||# 702||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 681||33rd|
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