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Bussey, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Bussey had a population of 427 as of July 1, 2019. Bussey 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 Bussey is located at latitude 41.2044 and longitude -92.8827 in Marion County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bussey encompass a land area of 0.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marion County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 853 feet.

The City of Bussey (GNIS ID: 2393481) 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 Bussey is located within Township of Liberty, a minor civil division (MCD) of Marion County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bussey: Busser.

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Bussey, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Bussey, IA Housing Affordability Index is 253
State of Iowa Housing Affordability Index is 164
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Bussey, IA Wealth Index is 65
State of Iowa Wealth Index is 86
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 427
Population in Households 427
Population in Familes 363
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 1,283
Diversity Index1 6
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $64,348
Per Capita Income $25,384
Wealth Index3 65

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 211 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 138 (65.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 41 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $102,174
Housing Affordability Index2 253
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 179
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 130
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.13% 0.09%
Households 0.18% 0.11%
Families 1.24% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   3.24%

Bussey, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bussey to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 508 50th
Population Density # 159 84th
Diversity Index # 787 22nd
Median Household Income # 826 19th
Per Capita Income # 844 16th

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