Bayard is located close to the center of Iowa. Bayard is between the Guthrie, Greene county. Bayard has 0.46 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bayard population is 488, which has shrunk 8.96% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 5.19% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bayard median household income is $47,798 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 95.54% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 33.56% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bayard median house value is $44,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.08% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 53.09% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bayard is much better than the state average in quality. The Bayard area code is 712.