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Buckeye, Iowa - Basic Facts

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The City of Buckeye had a population of 114 as of July 1, 2016. Buckeye ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Buckeye is located at latitude 42.4195 and longitude -93.3758 in Hardin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Buckeye (see map below) encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hardin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,155 feet.

The City of Buckeye (GNIS ID: 2393447) 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 Buckeye is located within Township of Buckeye, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hardin County.

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


Total Population 114
Population in Households 114
Population in Familes 92
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 114
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 46
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 31
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 51 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $95,833
Average Home Value $109,722


Median Household Income $60,624
Average Household Income $82,164
Per Capita Income $33,474
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.35%
Households 0.71% 0.43%
Families 1.07% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.

Buckeye, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Buckeye 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 # 846 16th
Population Density1 # 952 6th
Diversity Index2 # 332 67th
Median Household Income # 207 80th
Per Capita Income # 116 89th

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