Central City Information

Central City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Central City, IA

General Central City Information

State: Iowa

County: Linn County

Close cities: Springville, IA, Anamosa, IA, Alburnett, IA, Viola, IA, Monticello, IA, Prairieburg, IA, Coggon, IA, Troy Mills, IA, Ryan, IA

Central City Population (census data)
Total 1,175 (+0.6% since 2000)
Male 550 (46.8%)
Female 625 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,323 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Central City Elevation: 830 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1889

Land Area: 0.89 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,380

Zip Codes: 52214.

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Central City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.9%)
  • Irish (16.8%)
  • English (13.7%)
  • United States (6.8%)
  • Czech (5.0%)
  • Danish (3.3%)

Central City School Information

High Schools
Central City High School (400 Barber Street, Central City, IA, 52214 - Central City Community School District District)
Middle Schools
Central City Middle School (400 Barber Street, Central City, IA, 52214 - Central City Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Central City Elementary School (400 Barber Street, Central City, IA, 52214 - Central City Community School District District)

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