The City of Atlantic had a population of 6,936 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Atlantic is located at latitude 41.3929 and longitude -95.022 in Cass County. The formal boundaries for the City of Atlantic (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Cass County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,211 feet.
The City of Atlantic (GNIS ID: 2394017) 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 Atlantic population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,544|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,467|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,011|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.15|
|Population in Households||6,708|
|Population in Familes||5,132|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||228|
|Median Household Income||$40,327|
|Average Household Income||$56,402|
|Per Capita Income||$24,977|
|Total Housing Units||3,389 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,014 (59.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,043 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||332 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,994|
|Average Home Value||$133,470|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Atlantic 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.
|Total Population||# 59||94th|
|Population Density||# 407||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 300||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 958||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 730||28th|
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