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Bassett, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Bassett had a population of 62 as of July 1, 2018. Bassett ranks in the lower 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 Bassett is located at latitude 43.062 and longitude -92.5157 in Chickasaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bassett (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Chickasaw County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,056 feet.

The City of Bassett (GNIS ID: 2394074) 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 Bassett is located within Township of Chickasaw, a minor civil division (MCD) of Chickasaw County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bassett population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

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Bassett, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 62
Population in Households 62
Population in Familes 54
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 168
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $47,553
Average Household Income $66,011
Per Capita Income $24,837


Total Housing Units 37 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (29.7%)
Median Home Value $159,375
Average Home Value $209,524


Total Households 26
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 20
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 -0.75% -0.65%
Households -0.89% -0.78%
Families -1.15% -1.02%
Median Household Income   2.89%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

Bassett, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bassett to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 938 7th
Population Density # 906 10th
Diversity Index # 946 6th
Median Household Income # 807 20th
Per Capita Income # 842 17th

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