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Floyd, Iowa
Downtown Floyd
Downtown Floyd
Location of Floyd, Iowa
Location of Floyd, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Floyd
Area
 • Total 0.60 sq mi (1.54 km2)
 • Land 0.60 sq mi (1.54 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,066 ft (325 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 313
 • Density 521.67/sq mi (203.25/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50435
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-28020
GNIS feature ID 0456646

Floyd is a city in Floyd County, Iowa, United States. The population was 313 at the time of the 2020 census.

History

Floyd is named for Charles Floyd of Lewis and Clark fame, as was Floyd County.

Geography

Floyd is located at 43°7′39″N 92°44′23″W / 43.12750°N 92.73972°W / 43.12750; -92.73972 (43.127494, -92.739628) on the Cedar River.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.60 square miles (1.55 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

FloydWaterTower
Water Tower in Floyd, Iowa
Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1880 279 —    
1900 353 +26.5%
1910 332 −5.9%
1920 308 −7.2%
1930 350 +13.6%
1940 352 +0.6%
1950 440 +25.0%
1960 401 −8.9%
1970 380 −5.2%
1980 408 +7.4%
1990 359 −12.0%
2000 361 +0.6%
2010 335 −7.2%
2020 313 −6.6%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census
FloydIowaPopPlot
The population of Floyd, Iowa from US census data

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 335 people, 140 households, and 98 families living in the city. The population density was 558.3 inhabitants per square mile (215.6/km2). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 248.3 per square mile (95.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.8% White, 0.6% from other races, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population.

There were 140 households, of which 27.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.4% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.0% were non-families. 24.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.81.

The median age in the city was 46.4 years. 21.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.6% were from 25 to 44; 29.7% were from 45 to 64; and 22.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.5% male and 47.5% female.

Education

The Charles City Community School District operates area public schools..

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