The City of Northwood had a population of 1,991 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Northwood is located at latitude 43.4441 and longitude -93.2166 in Worth County. The formal boundaries for the City of Northwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Worth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,230 feet.
The City of Northwood (GNIS ID: 2395270) 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 Northwood 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||1,147|
|Daytime Population: Residents||982|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,129|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.07|
|Population in Households||1,942|
|Population in Familes||1,504|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||49|
|Median Household Income||$40,377|
|Average Household Income||$54,450|
|Per Capita Income||$23,759|
|Total Housing Units||1,007 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||663 (65.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||218 (21.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,367|
|Average Home Value||$119,977|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.82%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Northwood 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||# 169||83rd|
|Population Density||# 626||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 274||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 955||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 845||16th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.