Wesley, IA Profile: Facts & Data


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Wesley, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Wesley had a population of 365 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Wesley is located at latitude 43.0883 and longitude -93.9902 in Kossuth County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wesley (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kossuth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,257 feet.

The City of Wesley (GNIS ID: 2397258) 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 Wesley is located within Township of Wesley, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kossuth County.

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


Total Population 365
Population in Households 365
Population in Familes 309
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 634
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $72,330
Average Household Income $88,199
Per Capita Income $36,235


Total Housing Units 185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 128 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $134,722
Average Home Value $161,614


Total Households 161
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 116
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 -0.8% -0.72%
Households -0.73% -0.63%
Families 0.65% -0.88%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Wesley, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wesley 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 # 548 46th
Population Density # 542 46th
Diversity Index # 392 61st
Median Household Income # 108 89th
Per Capita Income # 97 90th

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