West Okoboji, IA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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West Okoboji, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of West Okoboji had a population of 295 as of July 1, 2017. West Okoboji ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 West Okoboji is located at latitude 43.3477 and longitude -95.1664 in Dickinson County. The formal boundaries for the City of West Okoboji (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Dickinson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,424 feet.

The City of West Okoboji (GNIS ID: 2397271) 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 West Okoboji is located within Township of Lakeville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dickinson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Okoboji population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


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West Okoboji, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 295
Daytime Population: Workers 150
Daytime Population: Residents 137
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 287
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 295
Population in Familes 225
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 231
Diversity Index3 4
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $60,467
Average Household Income $86,006
Per Capita Income $44,201

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 399 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 122 (30.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 ( 7.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 249 (62.4%)
Median Home Value $355,556
Average Home Value $468,443
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 150
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 92
Average Family Size 2
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.28% 0.54%
Households 0.28% 0.53%
Families 0.77% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   1.46%

West Okoboji, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Okoboji 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 599 41st
Population Density # 842 17th
Diversity Index # 908 10th
Median Household Income # 248 76th
Per Capita Income # 12 99th

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