Curlew is located in northwest Iowa. Curlew is part of Palo Alto County. Curlew has 0.76 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Curlew population is 70, which has grown 12.90% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 5.19% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Curlew median household income is $27,250 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 33.56% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Curlew median house value is $18,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by -30.42% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 53.09% and is much 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 Curlew is much better than the state average in quality. The Curlew area code is 712.