Also See: Ventura, IA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Ventura had a population of 695 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Ventura is located at latitude 43.1263 and longitude -93.4777 in Cerro Gordo County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ventura encompass a land area of 1.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.66 sq. miles. Cerro Gordo County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,263 feet.
The City of Ventura (GNIS ID: 2397124) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ventura: Thayer's Siding.
|Total Population||695 (100%)|
|Population in Households||695 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||560 (80.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$73,862|
|Average Household Income||$94,356|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,345|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||378 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||266 (70.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||42 (11.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||71 (18.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$255,172|
|Average Home Value||$272,932|
|Housing Affordability Index3||163|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.53%|
The table below compares Ventura to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 385||62nd|
|Population Density||# 713||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 187||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 229||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 50||95th|
|Diversity Index||# 728||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.