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Ruthven, IA Real Estate

Ruthven, Iowa is located in Palo Alto County. Nearby cities and towns include Dickens, Ayrshire, Gillett Grove, Graettinger, Emmetsburg, Terril, Spencer, Curlew, Webb, Wallingford, Greenville, Fostoria, Rossie, Mallard, Cylinder, Estherville, Milford, Marathon, Laurens, Arnolds Park, Royal, Rodman, West Okoboji, Gruver, Sioux Rapids, Superior, Everly, Okoboji, Wahpeton, Plover, Spirit Lake, Havelock, Ringsted, Linn Grove, Orleans, Albert City, Whittemore, and Fenton. Ruthven is a rural community with a population of 752. The median household income is $44,404. In Ruthven, 48% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Ruthven commutes 19 minutes or less to work, with 63% of residents holding white collar jobs and 37% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Ruthven, IA is 52 years, with 64% of those homes owned, 26% rented, and 10% not occupied. In the previous year, 11 Ruthven properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Ruthven in the previous year was $57,303.

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Ruthven, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Ruthven, IA
  • 52% Single
  • 48% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

Ruthven, IA
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Ruthven, IA

  • 43
  • 39
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  • Iowa

Average Age of Homes in Ruthven, IA

  • 52
  • 41
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  • Iowa

Vacant Homes in Ruthven, IA

  • 10%
  • 9%
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  • Iowa

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $51,936
  • $62,861
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  • Iowa

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

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