The City of Dexter had a population of 659 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Dexter is located at latitude 41.5183 and longitude -94.2263 in Dallas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dexter encompass a land area of 1.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dallas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,145 feet.
The City of Dexter (GNIS ID: 2394529) 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.
|Total Population||659 (100%)|
|Population in Households||659 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||543 (82.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$67,644|
|Average Household Income||$75,197|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,651|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||312 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||194 (62.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||85 (27.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||33 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,632|
|Average Home Value||$145,984|
|Housing Affordability Index3||312|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.76%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.64%|
The table below compares Dexter 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||# 400||60th|
|Population Density||# 620||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 286||72nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 770||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 404||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 383||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.