The City of Mount Ayr had a population of 1,642 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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.
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, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,545|
|Population in Familes||1,188|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||97|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||831 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||507 (61.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||215 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,898|
|Average Home Value||$102,657|
|Median Household Income||$37,809|
|Average Household Income||$53,761|
|Per Capita Income||$23,827|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.79%|
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, 2015 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||# 194||81st|
|Population Density1||# 559||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 612||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 966||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 734||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.