The City of Palo had a population of 1,064 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Palo is located at latitude 42.0642 and longitude -91.7993 in Linn County. The formal boundaries for the City of Palo (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Linn County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 745 feet.
The City of Palo (GNIS ID: 2396132) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,064|
|Population in Familes||982|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||393 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||355 (90.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 ( 5.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||15 ( 3.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$232,021|
|Average Home Value||$249,085|
|Median Household Income||$91,771|
|Average Household Income||$105,341|
|Per Capita Income||$35,183|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
The table below compares Palo 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||# 275||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 383||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 357||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 8||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 80||92nd|
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