Bertram Linn County, Iowa

Bertram: City in Linn County, Iowa, United States

About

Bertram is a city located in the county of Linn in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 294 and a population density of 68 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 278 inhabitants.

The city was created 164 years ago in 1857.

Bertram Quick Facts

Population : 278 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Linn County
Area : 4.35 km2
Altitude : 732 feet / 223 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1858 (164 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:38:29 (25th May 2022)
Density : 64 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.76% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Bertram is located at 41°56'59"N 91°32'8"W (41.9497300, -91.5354500).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bertram decreased by 5.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 294 - census
2011 293 -0.34% estimation process
2012 292 -0.34% estimation process
2013 292 0% estimation process
2014 294 0.68% estimation process
2015 293 -0.34% estimation process
2016 293 0% estimation process
2017 294 0.34% estimation process
2018 293 -0.34% estimation process
2019 290 -1.03% estimation process
2020 278 -4.32% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,513
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,025
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -5.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,219
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,017
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.0%
People over 65 (%) : 17.7%
Female persons, % : 52.4%
White only, percent : 88.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 88.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 622
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.0%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $69,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $933
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $353
2015-2019 median gross rent : $570
2015-2019 Households : 3,724
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.32
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 17.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,823
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 104,820
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 237,027
2012 total retail sales per capita : $26,237
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $35,204
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,764
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 746
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 333
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 259
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 33
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 587
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 48
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 569
2010 population per square mile : 1,376.2
2010 land area in square miles : 6.55
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $209,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,468
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $523
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,039
2015-2019 Households : 23,161
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.69
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 73.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 119,147
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 295,528
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 753,207
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,028,102
2012 total retail sales per capita : $18,667
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $82,218
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $37,275
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,079
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,528
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,711
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 412
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,457
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 444
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,239
2010 population per square mile : 1,656.4
2010 land area in square miles : 31.37

Schools in Bertram

College & universities near Bertram, IA

Code Name City ZIP
153162 Cornell College Mount Vernon (IA) 52314-1098

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bertram, IA

Code Name Address Type
DVP Davenport, Iowa 304 West River Drive BUS
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
MTP Mount Pleasant 418 North Adams Street RAIL

Post offices near Bertram

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ely Post Office Ely (IA) 52227

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Bertram , Texas City in Burnet County, Texas, United States with a population of 1,520 people.

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Mount Vernon 4,528 City in Linn County, Iowa
Robins 3,570 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States
Fairfax 2,934 City in Iowa, United States
Center Point 2,560 City in Iowa
Ely 2,382 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States
Lisbon 2,252 City in Iowa, USA
Central City 1,296 City in Iowa, USA
Springville 1,149 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States of America
Palo 1,075 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States
Walker 782 City in Iowa
Alburnett 712 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States
Coggon 669 Human settlement in Linn County, Iowa, United States of America
Prairieburg 190 City in Linn County, Iowa, United States