Macedonia, Pottawattamie County, Iowa

Macedonia: City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States

About

Macedonia is a city located in the county of Pottawattamie in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 246 and a population density of 289 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 243 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Macedonia

Population : 243 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Pottawattamie County
Postal code : 51549
Area : 0.85 km2
Altitude : 1,115 feet / 340 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:07:17 (5th December 2022)
Density : 285 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.23% (2010-2020)
Macedonia locator map
Location of Macedonia on Iowa map.
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Downtown Macedonia Iowa
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Geography

Macedonia is located at 41°11'34"N 95°25'32"W (41.1927700, -95.4255600).

Macedonia map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Macedonia decreased by 1.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 246 - census
2011 246 0% estimation process
2012 242 -1.65% estimation process
2013 241 -0.41% estimation process
2014 242 0.41% estimation process
2015 242 0% estimation process
2016 242 0% estimation process
2017 243 0.41% estimation process
2018 244 0.41% estimation process
2019 243 -0.41% estimation process
2020 243 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 44,498
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 47,708
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -6.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 44,630
April 1, 2010 Population : 47,711
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.3%
People over 65 (%) : 23.4%
Female persons, % : 51.4%
White only, percent : 85.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 10.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,191
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 21,879

Macedonia zip code is 51549. County name: Pottawattamie, County fips: 19155

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 21,879
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $97,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,104
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $495
2015-2019 median gross rent : $651
Permits for construction, 2020 : 13
2015-2019 Households : 19,739
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.24
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 47,609
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 329,321
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,145,224
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 521,557
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,107
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,805
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,911
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.5%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,014
2019 total employment : 15,067
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 717,592
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 2.8%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,719
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,177
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,580
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,229
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 440
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,593
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 255
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,738
2010 population per square mile : 84.5
2010 land area in square miles : 564.52

People born in Macedonia (1)

Canadian botanist and mycologist (1911-1986) Homer John Scoggan was born in Macedonia

Schools in Macedonia

College & universities near Macedonia, IA

Code Name City ZIP
153630 Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs (IA) 51503-1057

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Macedonia, IA

Code Name Address Type
OMA Omaha 1003 S. 9th Street RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL
LNK Lincoln 201 North 7th St. RAIL

Post offices near Macedonia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Macedonia Post Office Macedonia (IA) 51549

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Macedonia , Ohio city in Summit County, Ohio, United States with a population of 12,029 people.
  • Macedonia , Ohio city in Summit County, Ohio, United States with a population of 11,686 people.
  • Macedonia , Illinois village in Hamilton and Franklin counties in the U.S. state of Illinois with a population of 64 people.

Other cities in Pottawattamie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Pottawattamie County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Council Bluffs 62,216 City in Iowa
Carter Lake 3,793 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Avoca 1,537 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Treynor 967 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Underwood 965 City in Iowa
Neola 890 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Carson 813 City in Iowa, United States
Walnut 768 Town in Iowa
Crescent 618 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Minden 597 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Hancock 196 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
McClelland 155 City in Iowa