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Iowa Park, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Iowa Park is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wichita County at latitude 33.9629 and longitude -98.6832. Wichita County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,037 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Iowa Park, but most people and references simply refer to it as Iowa Park, Texas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Iowa Park indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Iowa Park (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.39 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Iowa Park: Iowapark.

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Iowa Park, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,413
Population in Households 6,371
Population in Familes 5,425
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density1 1,558
Diversity Index2 22
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,552
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,855
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,837 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,984 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 568 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 285 (10.0%)
Median Home Value $113,065
Average Home Value $122,417
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,981
Average Household Income $59,583
Per Capita Income $23,702
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.21% 0.29%
Households 0.37% 0.34%
Families 0.4% 0.26%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Iowa Park, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Iowa Park to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 328 81st
Population Density1 # 414 76th
Diversity Index2 # 1549 12th
Median Household Income # 761 57th
Per Capita Income # 645 63rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.