Hampton, IA Profile: Facts & Data


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Hampton, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Hampton had a population of 4,418 as of July 1, 2018. Hampton 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 Hampton is located at latitude 42.7419 and longitude -93.2024 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hampton (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,142 feet.

The City of Hampton (GNIS ID: 467996) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Hampton is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Franklin County.

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


Total Population 4,418
Population in Households 4,262
Population in Familes 3,368
Population in Group Qrtrs 156
Population Density2 997
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $46,477
Average Household Income $61,027
Per Capita Income $23,969


Total Housing Units 1,971 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,191 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 522 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 259 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $92,240
Average Home Value $117,653


Total Households 1,712
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,102
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.12% -0.49%
Households -0.28% -0.57%
Families -0.25% -0.64%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.75%

Hampton, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hampton 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 # 94 91st
Population Density # 304 70th
Diversity Index # 20 98th
Median Household Income # 832 18th
Per Capita Income # 902 11th

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