The City of Gowrie had a population of 1,060 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Gowrie is located at latitude 42.2805 and longitude -94.2908 in Webster County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gowrie encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,142 feet.
The City of Gowrie (GNIS ID: 2394939) 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||1,060 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,033 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||828 (78.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||27 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,159|
|Average Household Income||$60,223|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,109|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||521 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||345 (66.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||116 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||61 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,702|
|Average Home Value||$127,246|
|Housing Affordability Index3||274|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.37%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.06%|
The table below compares Gowrie to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 277||73rd|
|Population Density||# 457||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 885||12th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 636||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 829||18th|
|Diversity Index||# 437||56th|
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