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The City of Brandon had a population of 344 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Brandon is located at latitude 42.3144 and longitude -92.0021 in Buchanan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brandon encompass a land area of 0.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Buchanan County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.
The City of Brandon 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.
|Total Population||344 (100%)|
|Population in Households||344 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||293 (85.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$70,271|
|Average Household Income||$93,664|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,676|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||171 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||123 (71.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (13.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (14.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$191,667|
|Average Home Value||$259,879|
|Housing Affordability Index3||227|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.76%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.8%|
The table below compares Brandon to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 558||45th|
|Population Density||# 261||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 260||74th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 521||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 200||80th|
|Diversity Index||# 546||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.