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The City of Mount Ayr had a population of 1,627 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Ayr is located at latitude 40.7147 and longitude -94.2352 in Ringgold County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mount Ayr encompass a land area of 2.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Ringgold County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,217 feet.
The City of Mount Ayr has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Mount Ayr is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Ringgold County.
|Total Population||1,627 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,533 (94.2%)|
|Population in Families||1,166 (71.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||94 ( 5.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$51,746|
|Average Household Income||$63,776|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,390|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||821 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||509 (62.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||220 (26.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,756|
|Average Home Value||$106,471|
|Housing Affordability Index3||308|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.25%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.04%|
The table below compares Mount Ayr 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||# 193||81st|
|Population Density||# 550||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 797||21st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 852||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 705||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 560||45th|
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