Sac City, IA Profile: Facts & Data


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Sac City, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Sac City had a population of 2,106 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Sac City is located at latitude 42.4222 and longitude -94.9897 in Sac County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sac City encompass a land area of 4.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Sac County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,217 feet.

The City of Sac City (GNIS ID: 2396466) 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 Sac City is located within Township of Jackson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sac County.

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Sac City, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,106
Population in Households 2,060
Population in Familes 1,540
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density2 433
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $44,774
Average Household Income $59,180
Per Capita Income $27,554


Total Housing Units 1,160 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 692 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 277 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 190 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $79,626
Average Home Value $95,622


Total Households 970
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 561
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.64% -0.68%
Households -0.58% -0.67%
Families -0.61% -0.76%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.91%

Sac City, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sac City 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 159 84th
Population Density # 684 32nd
Diversity Index # 651 35th
Median Household Income # 886 12th
Per Capita Income # 619 39th

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