The City of Blue Grass had a population of 1,540 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Blue Grass is located at latitude 41.5096 and longitude -90.7649 in Scott County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blue Grass (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Scott County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 794 feet.
The City of Blue Grass (GNIS ID: 2394201) 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 Blue Grass 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||1,540|
|Population in Familes||1,342|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||631 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||509 (80.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||83 (13.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$181,354|
|Average Home Value||$191,110|
|Median Household Income||$69,958|
|Average Household Income||$81,402|
|Per Capita Income||$31,000|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.42%|
The table below compares Blue Grass 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||# 204||80th|
|Population Density1||# 626||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 436||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 78||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 226||78th|
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