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Northwood, IA Real Estate

Northwood, Iowa is located in Worth County. Nearby cities and towns include Kensett, Bolan, Myrtle, Glenville, Carpenter, Grafton, Manly, Otranto, Twin Lakes, Joice, Mona, Hanlontown, Emmons, Hayward, Plymouth, Lyle, St. Ansgar, Lake Mills, Fertile, Albert Lea, Toeterville, Rock Falls, Mitchell, Conger, Austin, Scarville, Mason City, Mapleview, Stacyville, Hollandale, Portland, Rose Creek, Leland, Clarks Grove, Manchester, Clear Lake, Nora Springs, Osage, Alden, Lansing, and Forest City. Northwood is a rural community with a population of 1,965. The median household income is $41,861. In Northwood, 53% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 24% of the households. Half the population of Northwood commutes 9 minutes or less to work, with 56% of residents holding white collar jobs and 44% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Northwood, IA is 50 years, with 65% of those homes owned, 21% rented, and 15% not occupied. In the previous year, 26 Northwood properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Northwood in the previous year was $76,254.

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Northwood offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school, one middle school and one high school.

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Northwood, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Northwood, IA
  • 47% Single
  • 53% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

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

Average Age of Citizens in Northwood, IA

  • 43
  • 39
  • Northwood, IA
  • Iowa

Average Age of Homes in Northwood, IA

  • 50
  • 41
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  • Iowa

Vacant Homes in Northwood, IA

  • 15%
  • 9%
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  • Iowa

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $46,612
  • $62,861
  • Northwood, IA
  • Iowa

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Northwood, IA
  • 65% Owned
  • 21% Rented
  • 64% Owned
  • 27% Rented