The City of Mount Ayr had a population of 1,579 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Ayr is located at latitude 40.7143 and longitude -94.2382 in Ringgold County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mount Ayr (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Ringgold County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,217 feet.
The City of Mount Ayr (GNIS ID: 468415) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Mount Ayr is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Ringgold County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mount Ayr 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||1,485|
|Population in Familes||1,138|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||94|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||846 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||492 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||210 (24.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||144 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,126|
|Average Home Value||$107,945|
|Median Household Income||$43,517|
|Average Household Income||$53,974|
|Per Capita Income||$24,383|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.16%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Mount Ayr 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||# 198||80th|
|Population Density1||# 572||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 578||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 833||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 736||27th|
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