List of Iowa Opportunity Zones & OZ Funds

The state of Iowa has 62 designated Opportunity Zones, including 61 low-income communities plus 1 non-low-income contiguous tract.

The adjacent map shows all Opportunity Zones in Iowa. Click on any Opportunity Zone for additional information.

Iowa OZ Funds

There are 2QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Iowaas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Iowa; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

List of All Iowa OZs

The table below lists all 62Opportunity Zones in Iowa. The first two rows reflect average values for the state of Iowaand the Opportunity Zones in the state.

Name County Median Household Income Below Poverty Line Median Home Value Edu High School Median Age
All of Iowa n/a $62K 11% $159K 93% 39
Iowa OZ Average n/a $41K 22% $93K 85% 37
19007950100 Appanoose $49K 11% $102K 95% 45
19007950300 Appanoose $33K 24% $70K 88% 46
19011960300 Benton $48K 15% $139K 93% 43
19013000100 Black Hawk $14K 54% $81K 79% 41
19013000700 Black Hawk $31K 41% $58K 63% 27
19013001000 Black Hawk $47K 10% $105K 90% 34
19021960400 Buena Vista $49K 17% $108K 65% 33
19025950200 Calhoun $53K 12% $68K 93% 44
19029190200 Cass $60K 8% $89K 89% 46
19029190500 Cass $39K 17% $99K 85% 40
19033950300 Cerro Gordo $45K 17% $105K 91% 43
19035080100 Cherokee $48K 16% $94K 92% 46
19045000100 Clinton $25K 34% $58K 73% 41
19045000300 Clinton $44K 20% $69K 81% 36
19047070400 Crawford $54K 22% $96K 69% 33
19049050400 Dallas $44K 12% $82K 69% 32
19051080200 Davis $55K 13% $119K 78% 34
19053960200 Decatur $41K 24% $92K 88% 28
19053960300 Decatur $43K 14% $81K 87% 38
19057000200 Des Moines $43K 32% $70K 91% 36
19057000300 Des Moines $31K 33% $75K 88% 48
19057000400 Des Moines $34K 31% $58K 82% 33
19061000100 Dubuque $40K 28% $78K 88% 31
19061000500 Dubuque $32K 31% $84K 69% 31
19063070300 Emmet $42K 15% $80K 90% 32
19067480400 Floyd $41K 28% $77K 87% 38
19079960300 Hamilton $53K 12% $98K 93% 41
19093090300 Ida $53K 9% $106K 93% 49
19097950600 Jackson $40K 28% $75K 92% 39
19103000200 Johnson $36K 25% $143K 89% 28
19103000302 Johnson $39K 24% $165K 93% 29
19103001400 Johnson $69K 12% $201K 98% 46
19103001700 Johnson $49K 26% $166K 97% 33
19111490200 Lee $41K 15% $76K 91% 38
19111490800 Lee $27K 27% $51K 90% 40
19111490900 Lee $32K 27% $71K 90% 41
19113001900 Linn $31K 39% $84K 87% 22
19113002200 Linn $47K 17% $104K 88% 31
19113002700 Linn $41K 26% $117K 88% 39
19117950300 Lucas $50K 20% $90K 89% 39
19121060200 Madison $50K 6% $158K 92% 38
19127950900 Marshall $48K 20% $73K 75% 26
19139050700 Muscatine $53K 12% $105K 90% 36
19139051000 Muscatine $41K 29% $67K 77% 31
19145490200 Page $32K 24% $80K 90% 38
19149970200 Plymouth $52K 14% $129K 90% 36
19151780100 Pocahontas $49K 17% $66K 89% 49
19153001100 Polk $25K 44% $105K 77% 22
19153002600 Polk $34K 33% $88K 71% 26
19153011001 Polk $50K 8% $118K 83% 37
19155030900 Pottawattamie $21K 35% $99K 78% 52
19155031300 Pottawattamie $43K 28% $70K 72% 40
19157370400 Poweshiek $38K 16% $111K 92% 43
19163010600 Scott $28K 31% $59K 90% 30
19163010900 Scott $25K 42% $55K 74% 30
19165960400 Shelby $51K 8% $92K 87% 46
19175190200 Union $35K 23% $76K 91% 38
19187000700 Webster $25K 28% $72K 85% 35
19193000100 Woodbury $56K 13% $65K 85% 32
19193001500 Woodbury $33K 39% $65K 61% 32
19193003600 Woodbury $26K 28% $123K 81% 33
19195690100 Worth $56K 8% $104K 91% 41

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Iowa OZs by City

The table below lists all cities in Iowa with at least one Opportunity Zone. Click on any city name for additional information about each OZ.

City Number of OZs Median Household Income Below Poverty Line Median Home Value Edu High School Median Age
Atlantic 1 $39K 17% $99K 85% 40
Bloomfield 1 $55K 13% $119K 78% 34
Burlington 3 $36K 32% $68K 87% 39
Cedar Rapids 3 $40K 27% $102K 87% 30
Centerville 1 $33K 24% $70K 88% 46
Chariton 1 $50K 20% $90K 89% 39
Charles City 1 $41K 28% $77K 87% 38
Cherokee 1 $48K 16% $94K 92% 46
Clinton 2 $34K 27% $63K 77% 39
Coralville 2 $37K 25% $154K 91% 28
Council Bluffs 2 $32K 31% $84K 75% 46
Creston 1 $35K 23% $76K 91% 38
Davenport 2 $27K 37% $57K 82% 30
Denison 1 $54K 22% $96K 69% 33
Des Moines 2 $29K 39% $96K 74% 24
Dubuque 2 $36K 29% $81K 79% 31
Estherville 1 $42K 15% $80K 90% 32
Fort Dodge 1 $25K 28% $72K 85% 35
Fort Madison 1 $41K 15% $76K 91% 38
Grinnell 1 $38K 16% $111K 92% 43
Griswold 1 $60K 8% $89K 89% 46
Harlan 1 $51K 8% $92K 87% 46
Ida Grove 1 $53K 9% $106K 93% 49
Iowa City 2 $59K 19% $183K 97% 39
Keokuk 2 $30K 27% $61K 90% 40
Lamoni 1 $41K 24% $92K 88% 28
Laurens 1 $49K 17% $66K 89% 49
Le Mars 1 $52K 14% $129K 90% 36
Leon 1 $43K 14% $81K 87% 38
Maquoketa 1 $40K 28% $75K 92% 39
Marshalltown 1 $48K 20% $73K 75% 26
Mason City 1 $45K 17% $105K 91% 43
Moravia 1 $49K 11% $102K 95% 45
Muscatine 2 $47K 20% $86K 84% 34
Northwood 1 $56K 8% $104K 91% 41
Perry 1 $44K 12% $82K 69% 32
Rockwell City 1 $53K 12% $68K 93% 44
Shenandoah 1 $32K 24% $80K 90% 38
Sioux City 3 $38K 27% $84K 76% 32
Storm Lake 1 $49K 17% $108K 65% 33
Vinton 1 $48K 15% $139K 93% 43
Waterloo 3 $31K 35% $81K 78% 34
Webster City 1 $53K 12% $98K 93% 41
West Des Moines 1 $50K 8% $118K 83% 37
Winterset 1 $50K 6% $158K 92% 38

Iowa OZs by County

The table below lists all counties in Iowa with at least one Opportunity Zone. Click on any county name for additional information about each OZ.

County Number of OZs Median Household Income Below Poverty Line Median Home Value Edu High School Median Age
Appanoose 2 $41K 17% $86K 91% 45
Benton 1 $48K 15% $139K 93% 43
Black Hawk 3 $31K 35% $81K 78% 34
Buena Vista 1 $49K 17% $108K 65% 33
Calhoun 1 $53K 12% $68K 93% 44
Cass 2 $50K 13% $94K 87% 43
Cerro Gordo 1 $45K 17% $105K 91% 43
Cherokee 1 $48K 16% $94K 92% 46
Clinton 2 $34K 27% $63K 77% 39
Crawford 1 $54K 22% $96K 69% 33
Dallas 1 $44K 12% $82K 69% 32
Davis 1 $55K 13% $119K 78% 34
Decatur 2 $42K 19% $86K 87% 33
Des Moines 3 $36K 32% $68K 87% 39
Dubuque 2 $36K 29% $81K 79% 31
Emmet 1 $42K 15% $80K 90% 32
Floyd 1 $41K 28% $77K 87% 38
Hamilton 1 $53K 12% $98K 93% 41
Ida 1 $53K 9% $106K 93% 49
Jackson 1 $40K 28% $75K 92% 39
Johnson 4 $48K 22% $169K 94% 34
Lee 3 $33K 23% $66K 90% 40
Linn 3 $40K 27% $102K 87% 30
Lucas 1 $50K 20% $90K 89% 39
Madison 1 $50K 6% $158K 92% 38
Marshall 1 $48K 20% $73K 75% 26
Muscatine 2 $47K 20% $86K 84% 34
Page 1 $32K 24% $80K 90% 38
Plymouth 1 $52K 14% $129K 90% 36
Pocahontas 1 $49K 17% $66K 89% 49
Polk 3 $36K 29% $104K 77% 28
Pottawattamie 2 $32K 31% $84K 75% 46
Poweshiek 1 $38K 16% $111K 92% 43
Scott 2 $27K 37% $57K 82% 30
Shelby 1 $51K 8% $92K 87% 46
Union 1 $35K 23% $76K 91% 38
Webster 1 $25K 28% $72K 85% 35
Woodbury 3 $38K 27% $84K 76% 32
Worth 1 $56K 8% $104K 91% 41

Iowa OZs vs. Other States

The charts below show how Iowa’s Opportunity Zones compare to OZs in other states. All values are averages for Opportunity Zones only:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median household income:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on percentage of households below the poverty line:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median home value:

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The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on percentage of population with a high school education:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median age:

Best Iowa OZs

The charts below show the Iowa Opportunity Zones with the highest and lowest values for various socioeconomic indicators, along with the average values for all OZs in the state, all OZs nationwide, and all of Iowa.

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median household income:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on percentage of households below the poverty line:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median home value:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on percentage of population with a high school education:

The table below shows how Opportunity Zones in Iowa compare with other states on median age:

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