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The City of Ossian had a population of 847 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Ossian is located at latitude 43.1464 and longitude -91.7646 in Winneshiek County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ossian encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Winneshiek County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,270 feet.
The City of Ossian 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||847 (100%)|
|Population in Households||825 (97.4%)|
|Population in Families||712 (84.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||22 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$64,700|
|Average Household Income||$91,028|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,483|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||376 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||300 (79.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||49 (13.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$175,000|
|Average Home Value||$273,167|
|Housing Affordability Index3||220|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.81%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.07%|
The table below compares Ossian 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||# 340||66th|
|Population Density||# 417||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 364||64th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 487||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 292||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 598||41st|
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