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The City of Blue Grass had a population of 1,553 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Blue Grass is located at latitude 41.5089 and longitude -90.766 in Scott County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blue Grass encompass a land area of 2.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Scott County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 794 feet.
The City of Blue Grass 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||1,553 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,553 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,343 (86.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$82,945|
|Average Household Income||$99,619|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,617|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||649 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||525 (80.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||84 (12.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,352|
|Average Home Value||$225,908|
|Housing Affordability Index3||249|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.01%|
The table below compares Blue Grass 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||# 203||80th|
|Population Density||# 610||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 83||92nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 635||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 148||85th|
|Diversity Index||# 448||55th|
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