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The City of Anamosa had a population of 5,438 as of July 1, 2016. Anamosa ranks in the upper 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 Anamosa is located at latitude 42.1088 and longitude -91.2752 in Jones County. The formal boundaries for the City of Anamosa (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jones County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 833 feet.

The City of Anamosa (GNIS ID: 2393950) 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 Anamosa is located within Township of Fairview, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jones County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Anamosa 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 Anamosa: Lexington.


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Anamosa, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 5,438
Population in Households 4,454
Population in Familes 3,442
Population in Group Qrtrs 984
Population Density1 2,157
Diversity Index2 22
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,947
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,204
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,095 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,342 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 605 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 148 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $125,189
Average Home Value $198,117
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,327
Average Household Income $64,753
Per Capita Income $25,326
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.2% -0.03%
Households 0.13% -0.01%
Families 0.68% -0.12%
Median Household Income   1.45%
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.

Anamosa, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anamosa 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 # 69 93rd
Population Density1 # 22 98th
Diversity Index2 # 114 89th
Median Household Income # 567 44th
Per Capita Income # 646 36th

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