Moorhead, IA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Moorhead, Iowa - Basic Facts

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The City of Moorhead had a population of 228 as of July 1, 2016. Moorhead 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 Moorhead is located at latitude 41.9243 and longitude -95.8507 in Monona County. The formal boundaries for the City of Moorhead (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Monona County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,122 feet.

The City of Moorhead (GNIS ID: 2395393) 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 Moorhead is located within Township of Spring Valley, a minor civil division (MCD) of Monona County.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 228
Population in Households 228
Population in Familes 182
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 705
Diversity Index2 4
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 105
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 70
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 117 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 82 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $76,563
Average Home Value $187,651
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,865
Average Household Income $65,273
Per Capita Income $28,446
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.17%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 1.7% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
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.

Moorhead, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moorhead 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 # 670 33rd
Population Density1 # 492 51st
Diversity Index2 # 878 13th
Median Household Income # 458 55th
Per Capita Income # 359 65th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.