Eddyville, IA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Eddyville, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Eddyville had a population of 1,066 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Eddyville is located at latitude 41.1592 and longitude -92.6298 in Wapello County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eddyville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wapello County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 669 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Eddyville are located in Wapello County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Mahaska County, and Monroe County.

The City of Eddyville (GNIS ID: 2394613) 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 Eddyville is located within Township of Columbia, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wapello County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Eddyville 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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Eddyville, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,066
Daytime Population: Workers 389
Daytime Population: Residents 548
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 937
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 1,066
Population in Familes 880
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 903
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $40,578
Average Household Income $52,648
Per Capita Income $21,414


Total Housing Units 474 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 314 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 114 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $92,562
Average Home Value $129,888


Total Households 428
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 293
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.56% 0.17%
Households 0.63% 0.14%
Families 0.73% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Eddyville, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eddyville 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 # 276 73rd
Population Density # 360 64th
Diversity Index # 276 73rd
Median Household Income # 950 6th
Per Capita Income # 966 4th

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