The City of Peterson had a population of 345 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Peterson is located at latitude 42.9173 and longitude -95.3431 in Clay County. The formal boundaries for the City of Peterson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Clay County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.
The City of Peterson (GNIS ID: 2396195) 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.
|Population in Households||345|
|Population in Familes||279|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$54,145|
|Average Household Income||$66,455|
|Per Capita Income||$29,389|
|Total Housing Units||203 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||141 (69.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||21 (10.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (20.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,479|
|Average Home Value||$140,426|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.49%|
|Per Capita Income||3.64%|
The table below compares Peterson 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.
|Total Population||# 562||44th|
|Population Density||# 512||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 673||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 566||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 452||55th|
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