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Fruitland, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Fruitland is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Muscatine County at latitude 41.3474 and longitude -91.1288. Muscatine County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 548 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Fruitland, but most people and references simply refer to it as Fruitland, Iowa.

The P1 Census Class Code for Fruitland indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Fruitland (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Fruitland, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 961
Population in Households 961
Population in Familes 835
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 534
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 326
Average Household Size 2.95
Family Households 256
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 342 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 290 (84.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $164,823
Average Home Value $165,571


Median Household Income $63,329
Average Household Income $68,981
Per Capita Income $24,722
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.39% -0.36%
Households -0.36% -0.31%
Families -1.84% -0.47%
Median Household Income   3.72%
Per Capita Income   2.55%
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.


Fruitland, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fruitland to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 299 70th
Population Density1 # 616 39th
Diversity Index2 # 115 89th
Median Household Income # 151 85th
Per Capita Income # 601 41st

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