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The City of Primghar had a population of 994 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Primghar is located at latitude 43.0869 and longitude -95.6272 in O'Brien County. The formal boundaries for the City of Primghar encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. O'Brien County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,526 feet.
The City of Primghar 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||994 (100%)|
|Population in Households||943 (94.9%)|
|Population in Families||744 (74.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||51 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,523|
|Average Household Income||$68,437|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,804|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||458 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||341 (74.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||91 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,453|
|Average Home Value||$158,772|
|Housing Affordability Index3||288|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.29%|
The table below compares Primghar 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||# 286||72nd|
|Population Density||# 464||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 855||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 796||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 585||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 288||72nd|
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