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Hazleton, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Hazleton had a population of 845 as of July 1, 2017. Hazleton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hazleton is located at latitude 42.6185 and longitude -91.9061 in Buchanan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hazleton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Buchanan County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,001 feet.

The City of Hazleton (GNIS ID: 2394342) 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.

The City of Hazleton is located within Township of Hazleton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Buchanan County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hazleton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hazleton: Hazelton.

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Hazleton, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 845
Daytime Population: Workers 106
Daytime Population: Residents 479
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 585
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 845
Population in Familes 684
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,134
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $46,414
Average Household Income $57,461
Per Capita Income $22,337


Total Housing Units 408 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 294 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $106,081
Average Home Value $127,560


Total Households 364
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 235
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.36% 0.4%
Households 0.38% 0.38%
Families 1.77% 0.25%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Hazleton, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hazleton to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 345 66th
Population Density # 229 77th
Diversity Index # 558 45th
Median Household Income # 809 20th
Per Capita Income # 938 7th

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