The City of West Bend had a population of 755 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for West Bend is located at latitude 42.9599 and longitude -94.4457 in Palo Alto County. The formal boundaries for the City of West Bend (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Palo Alto County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,191 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of West Bend are located in Palo Alto County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Kossuth County.
The City of West Bend (GNIS ID: 2397260) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Bend population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||720|
|Population in Familes||559|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.07|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||397 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||278 (70.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||70 (17.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||50 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,684|
|Average Home Value||$117,690|
|Median Household Income||$41,903|
|Average Household Income||$54,277|
|Per Capita Income||$25,057|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares West Bend 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.
|Total Population||# 373||63rd|
|Population Density1||# 397||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 670||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 884||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 664||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.