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Essex, IA Real Estate

Essex, Iowa is located in Page County. Nearby cities and towns include Coburg, Shenandoah, Imogene, Yorktown, Farragut, Coin, Red Oak, Emerson, Randolph, Stanton, Hepburn, Northboro, Clarinda, Anderson, Hastings, Riverton, College Springs, Blanchard, Villisca, Blanchard, Shambaugh, Sidney, Malvern, Tabor, Westboro, Henderson, New Market, Braddyville, Nodaway, Elliott, Thurman, Elmo, and Hamburg. Essex is a rural community with a population of 832. The median household income is $42,793. In Essex, 61% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 25% of the households. Half the population of Essex commutes 14 minutes or less to work, with 70% of residents holding white collar jobs and 30% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Essex, IA is 53 years, with 64% of those homes owned, 26% rented, and 10% not occupied. In the previous year, 7 Essex properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Essex in the previous year was $44,929.

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Essex, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Essex, IA
  • 39% Single
  • 61% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

Essex, IA
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Essex, IA

  • 42
  • 39
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Average Age of Homes in Essex, IA

  • 53
  • 41
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Vacant Homes in Essex, IA

  • 10%
  • 9%
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Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $38,975
  • $62,861
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Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Essex, IA
  • 64% Owned
  • 26% Rented
  • 64% Owned
  • 27% Rented