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The City of Carroll had a population of 10,034 as of July 1, 2021. Carroll ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Carroll is located at latitude 42.0658 and longitude -94.8669 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Carroll encompass a land area of 5.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,273 feet.
The City of Carroll has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Carroll is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Carroll County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carroll: Carroll City.
|Total Population||10,034 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,781 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||7,422 (74.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||253 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,672|
|Average Household Income||$68,407|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,775|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,776 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,096 (64.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,288 (27.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||391 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$159,794|
|Average Home Value||$186,390|
|Housing Affordability Index3||165|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.69%|
|Per Capita Income||1.32%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.19%|
The table below compares Carroll 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||# 42||96th|
|Population Density||# 38||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 900||11th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 275||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 589||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 194||81st|
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