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Saint Ansgar, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Saint Ansgar had a population of 1,155 as of July 1, 2016. Saint Ansgar ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Saint Ansgar is located at latitude 43.3798 and longitude -92.9178 in Mitchell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Ansgar (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mitchell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,171 feet.

The City of Saint Ansgar (GNIS ID: 2396470) 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 Saint Ansgar is located within Township of Saint Ansgar, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mitchell County.

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


Total Population 1,155
Population in Households 1,110
Population in Familes 905
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density1 1,069
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 492
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 321
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 537 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 392 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 99 (18.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 45 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $113,889
Average Home Value $141,031


Median Household Income $48,491
Average Household Income $61,854
Per Capita Income $26,744
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.68% 0.57%
Households 0.8% 0.68%
Families 0.93% 0.62%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   2.29%
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.

Saint Ansgar, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saint Ansgar 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 # 255 75th
Population Density1 # 267 74th
Diversity Index2 # 908 10th
Median Household Income # 662 34th
Per Capita Income # 516 49th

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