The City of Defiance had a population of 289 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Defiance is located at latitude 41.8242 and longitude -95.3428 in Shelby County. The formal boundaries for the City of Defiance (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Shelby County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,273 feet.
The City of Defiance (GNIS ID: 2394493) 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||289|
|Population in Familes||247|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$52,144|
|Average Household Income||$62,994|
|Per Capita Income||$26,319|
|Total Housing Units||132 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||105 (79.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20 (15.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$123,214|
|Average Home Value||$137,850|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.66%|
The table below compares Defiance 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||# 607||40th|
|Population Density||# 467||54th|
|Diversity Index||# 318||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 652||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 729||28th|
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