The City of Eldon had a population of 928 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Eldon is located at latitude 40.9186 and longitude -92.223 in Wapello County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Wapello County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Eldon (GNIS ID: 2394637) 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||928|
|Population in Familes||725|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$36,049|
|Average Household Income||$45,372|
|Per Capita Income||$19,654|
|Total Housing Units||450 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||307 (68.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||100 (22.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||43 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$58,486|
|Average Home Value||$69,579|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.8%|
|Per Capita Income||2.87%|
The table below compares Eldon 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||# 308||70th|
|Population Density||# 407||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 703||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 998||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 998||1st|
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