Pilot Mound, Iowa

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Pilot Mound is a city in Pilot Mound Township, Boone County, Iowa, United States. The population was 215 at the 2000 census. It is part of the 'Boone, Iowa Micropolitan Statistical Area', which is a part of the larger 'Ames-Boone, Iowa Combined Statistical Area'.



Pilot Mound is located at 42°9′45″N 94°0′52″W / 42.1625°N 94.01444°W / 42.1625; -94.01444 (42.162554, -94.014372)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.5 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 214 people, 96 households, and 55 families residing in the city. The population density was 225.6 people per square mile (87.0/km²). There were 102 housing units at an average density of 107.5/sq mi (41.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.53% White and 0.47% Native American.

There were 96 households out of which 21.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.9% were married couples living together, 3.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.7% were non-families. 35.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 2.79.

In the city the population was spread out with 20.1% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 22.9% from 25 to 44, 30.4% from 45 to 64, and 20.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 120.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $29,750, and the median income for a family was $35,313. Males had a median income of $28,125 versus $22,031 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,414. About 4.9% of families and 8.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under the age of eighteen and 14.5% of those sixty five or over.


Pilot Mound was the site of some scenes of the movie "Twister" starring Helen Hunt.[citation needed]

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