Balltown, IA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Balltown, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Balltown had a population of 62 as of July 1, 2018. Balltown ranks in the lower 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 Balltown is located at latitude 42.6373 and longitude -90.8698 in Dubuque County. The formal boundaries for the City of Balltown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dubuque County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,201 feet.

The City of Balltown (GNIS ID: 2394056) 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 Balltown is located within Township of Jefferson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dubuque County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Balltown 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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Balltown, 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 851
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $54,432
Average Household Income $80,124
Per Capita Income $28,251


Total Housing Units 32 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 (81.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $237,500


Total Households 29
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 23
Average Family Size 2
  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 0.6% 0.32%
Households 0.43% 0.68%
Families 2.34% 0.85%
Median Household Income   4.18%
Per Capita Income   4.06%

Balltown, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Balltown 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 # 939 7th
Population Density # 395 61st
Diversity Index # 948 6th
Median Household Income # 547 46th
Per Capita Income # 547 46th

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