Also See: Monticello, IA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Monticello had a population of 3,686 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Monticello is located at latitude 42.2383 and longitude -91.1871 in Jones County. The formal boundaries for the City of Monticello encompass a land area of 6.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Jones County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 823 feet.
The City of Monticello 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||3,686 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,608 (97.9%)|
|Population in Families||2,726 (74.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||78 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,685|
|Average Household Income||$76,975|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,295|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,776 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,112 (62.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||540 (30.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||124 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,806|
|Average Home Value||$184,698|
|Housing Affordability Index3||213|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.39%|
The table below compares Monticello to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 106||90th|
|Population Density||# 511||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 675||33rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 451||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 295||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 668||34th|
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