The City of Northwood had a population of 1,982 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Northwood is located at latitude 43.4441 and longitude -93.2166 in Worth County. The formal boundaries for the City of Northwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Worth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,230 feet.
The City of Northwood (GNIS ID: 2395270) 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 Northwood 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||1,934|
|Population in Familes||1,502|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||48|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,024 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||660 (64.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||217 (21.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||147 (14.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,611|
|Average Home Value||$122,576|
|Median Household Income||$40,713|
|Average Household Income||$54,617|
|Per Capita Income||$23,872|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.57%|
|Per Capita Income||2.65%|
The table below compares Northwood 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||# 170||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 627||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 324||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 923||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 779||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.