The City of Pocahontas had a population of 1,716 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Pocahontas is located at latitude 42.7355 and longitude -94.6691 in Pocahontas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Pocahontas encompass a land area of 2.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pocahontas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,234 feet.
The City of Pocahontas (GNIS ID: 2396244) 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.
|Population in Households||1,678|
|Population in Familes||1,272|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||38|
|Median Household Income||$50,986|
|Average Household Income||$61,340|
|Per Capita Income||$28,867|
|Total Housing Units||962 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||632 (65.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||194 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||135 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$68,469|
|Average Home Value||$83,835|
|Average Household Size||2.03|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.36%|
The table below compares Pocahontas 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.
|Total Population||# 185||82nd|
|Population Density||# 394||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 394||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 698||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 490||52nd|
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