Rutland, IA Profile: Facts & Data


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Rutland, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Rutland had a population of 121 as of July 1, 2018. Rutland ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Rutland is located at latitude 42.7591 and longitude -94.2977 in Humboldt County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rutland (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Humboldt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,102 feet.

The City of Rutland (GNIS ID: 2396461) 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 Rutland is located within Township of Rutland, a minor civil division (MCD) of Humboldt County.

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


Total Population 121
Population in Households 121
Population in Familes 99
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 134
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $54,017
Average Household Income $61,567
Per Capita Income $27,111


Total Housing Units 71 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $81,579
Average Home Value $128,261


Total Households 61
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 43
Average Family Size 2
  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 -0.49% -0.33%
Households -0.39% -0.66%
Families 1.84% -0.95%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   1.78%

Rutland, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rutland 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 # 832 18th
Population Density # 933 8th
Diversity Index # 877 13th
Median Household Income # 575 43rd
Per Capita Income # 654 35th

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