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Weston, Iowa - Basic Facts

Weston is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Weston Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pottawattamie County at latitude 41.3408 and longitude -95.7411. Pottawattamie County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Weston Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 90
Population in Households 90
Population in Familes 81
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 220
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 33
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 27
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 35 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30 (85.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $250,000
Average Home Value $266,071


Median Household Income $65,572
Average Household Income $87,295
Per Capita Income $32,055
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.52% -0.45%
Households -0.7% 0.0%
Families 2.81% 0.0%
Median Household Income   5.49%
Per Capita Income   2.52%
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.


Weston, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weston 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 # 881 12th
Population Density1 # 856 15th
Diversity Index2 # 678 33rd
Median Household Income # 125 88th
Per Capita Income # 88 91st

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