The City of Northwood had a population of 1,974 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Northwood is located at latitude 43.4441 and longitude -93.221 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Northwood: Gulbrand.
|Population in Households||1,925|
|Population in Familes||1,477|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||49|
|Median Household Income||$44,065|
|Average Household Income||$57,412|
|Per Capita Income||$25,052|
|Total Housing Units||1,005 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||665 (66.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||207 (20.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||133 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,289|
|Average Home Value||$121,805|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.03%|
|Per Capita Income||3.16%|
The table below compares Northwood 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||# 169||83rd|
|Population Density||# 626||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 363||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 907||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 828||18th|
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