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Rossie, Iowa - Basic Facts

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The City of Rossie had a population of 74 as of July 1, 2017. Rossie ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Rossie is located at latitude 43.0137 and longitude -95.1886 in Clay County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rossie (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clay County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,411 feet.

The City of Rossie (GNIS ID: 2396437) 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 Rossie is located within Township of Lincoln, a minor civil division (MCD) of Clay County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rossie population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Rossie, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 74
Daytime Population: Workers 6
Daytime Population: Residents 32
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.51
Population in Households 74
Population in Familes 59
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 512
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $53,516
Average Household Income $68,945
Per Capita Income $28,352


Total Housing Units 31 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $77,778
Average Home Value $123,864


Total Households 27
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 18
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 0.77% 0.8%
Households 0.52% 0.73%
Families -1.44% 1.09%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Rossie, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rossie 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 912 10th
Population Density # 643 36th
Diversity Index # 194 81st
Median Household Income # 532 47th
Per Capita Income # 420 58th

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