The City of Defiance had a population of 284 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Defiance is located at latitude 41.8254 and longitude -95.3404 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Defiance population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||63|
|Daytime Population: Residents||131|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||194|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.68|
|Population in Households||284|
|Population in Familes||245|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$51,311|
|Average Household Income||$62,259|
|Per Capita Income||$25,834|
|Total Housing Units||132 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||100 (75.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||22 (16.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,429|
|Average Home Value||$138,971|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.72%|
|Per Capita Income||3.12%|
The table below compares Defiance to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 611||39th|
|Population Density||# 475||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 366||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 635||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 655||35th|
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