The City of Essex had a population of 823 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Essex is located at latitude 40.8327 and longitude -95.3038 in Page County. The formal boundaries for the City of Essex (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Page County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 994 feet.
The City of Essex (GNIS ID: 2394702) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Essex population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||222|
|Daytime Population: Residents||413|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||635|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.77|
|Population in Households||823|
|Population in Familes||680|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,932|
|Average Household Income||$52,775|
|Per Capita Income||$21,984|
|Total Housing Units||384 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||251 (65.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||93 (24.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 (10.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,295|
|Average Home Value||$96,116|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.25%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
The table below compares Essex to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 352||65th|
|Population Density||# 609||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 372||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 825||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 946||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.