The City of Eldon had a population of 930 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Eldon is located at latitude 40.918 and longitude -92.2182 in Wapello County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Wapello County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Eldon (GNIS ID: 2394637) 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 Eldon 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||929|
|Population in Familes||735|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||449 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||313 (69.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||94 (20.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||42 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$48,160|
|Average Home Value||$60,430|
|Median Household Income||$31,836|
|Average Household Income||$42,017|
|Per Capita Income||$18,162|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.63%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Eldon 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||# 309||69th|
|Population Density1||# 416||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 691||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1006||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1000||1st|
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