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Stanhope, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Stanhope had a population of 449 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Stanhope is located at latitude 42.2889 and longitude -93.796 in Hamilton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Stanhope (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hamilton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,119 feet.

The City of Stanhope (GNIS ID: 2395950) 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 Stanhope is located within Township of Clear Lake, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hamilton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Stanhope 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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Stanhope, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 449
Daytime Population: Workers 85
Daytime Population: Residents 237
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 322
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 449
Population in Familes 364
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 464
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $56,650
Average Household Income $65,750
Per Capita Income $29,086


Total Housing Units 223 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 159 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $87,805
Average Home Value $105,696


Total Households 205
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 136
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 0.86% 0.31%
Households 0.91% 0.19%
Families 2.1% 0.29%
Median Household Income   3.88%
Per Capita Income   2.75%

Stanhope, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanhope 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 # 493 51st
Population Density # 671 34th
Diversity Index # 550 46th
Median Household Income # 370 63rd
Per Capita Income # 357 65th

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