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Mallard, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Mallard had a population of 327 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Mallard is located at latitude 42.9394 and longitude -94.6832 in Palo Alto County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mallard (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Palo Alto County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,220 feet.

The City of Mallard (GNIS ID: 2395823) 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 Mallard is located within Township of Rush Lake, a minor civil division (MCD) of Palo Alto County.

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


Total Population 327
Population in Households 327
Population in Familes 268
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 806
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 142
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 100
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 164 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 112 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $72,917
Average Home Value $102,232


Median Household Income $45,708
Average Household Income $57,871
Per Capita Income $23,971
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.87% 1.6%
Households 2.87% 1.64%
Families 3.43% 1.36%
Median Household Income   2.79%
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.

Mallard, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mallard 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 # 576 43rd
Population Density1 # 421 58th
Diversity Index2 # 310 69th
Median Household Income # 757 25th
Per Capita Income # 769 24th

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