New Sharon, IA Profile: Facts & Data

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New Sharon, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of New Sharon had a population of 1,337 as of July 1, 2018. New Sharon ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower 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 New Sharon is located at latitude 41.47 and longitude -92.6513 in Mahaska County. The formal boundaries for the City of New Sharon encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mahaska County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 876 feet.

The City of New Sharon (GNIS ID: 2395214) 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 New Sharon is located within Township of Prairie, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mahaska County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for New Sharon: Sharon.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,337
Population in Households 1,337
Population in Familes 1,146
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,427
Diversity Index3 4
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $62,184
Average Household Income $73,175
Per Capita Income $28,107

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 596 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 412 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 144 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $129,861
Average Home Value $156,917
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 556
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 406
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.41% 0.09%
Households 0.4% 0.11%
Families 1.2% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.71%
Per Capita Income   3.53%

New Sharon, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New Sharon 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 # 236 77th
Population Density # 116 89th
Diversity Index # 922 8th
Median Household Income # 250 75th
Per Capita Income # 554 45th

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