The City of Gowrie had a population of 1,132 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gowrie is located at latitude 42.2778 and longitude -94.2897 in Webster County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gowrie (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,142 feet.
The City of Gowrie (GNIS ID: 2394939) 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 Gowrie 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||1,104|
|Population in Familes||892|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||28|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||498 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||359 (72.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||131 (26.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,617|
|Average Home Value||$112,709|
|Median Household Income||$43,300|
|Average Household Income||$56,076|
|Per Capita Income||$24,529|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.27%|
|Per Capita Income||2.48%|
The table below compares Gowrie 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||# 261||74th|
|Population Density1||# 436||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 485||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 842||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 720||29th|
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