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Worthington, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Worthington had a population of 443 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Worthington is located at latitude 42.3981 and longitude -91.1208 in Dubuque County. The formal boundaries for the City of Worthington (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dubuque County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 919 feet.

The City of Worthington (GNIS ID: 2397379) 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 Worthington is located within Township of Dodge, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dubuque County.

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


Total Population 443
Population in Households 440
Population in Familes 382
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 1,008
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 178
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 133
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 181 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 154 (85.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 1.7%)
Median Home Value $162,500
Average Home Value $230,844


Median Household Income $59,388
Average Household Income $76,815
Per Capita Income $29,178
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.61% 1.36%
Households 1.72% 1.31%
Families 3.24% 1.32%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   0.81%
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.

Worthington, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Worthington 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 # 497 51st
Population Density1 # 293 71st
Diversity Index2 # 548 46th
Median Household Income # 234 77th
Per Capita Income # 316 69th

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