Meriden is located in west Iowa. Meriden is part of Cherokee County. Meriden has 0.11 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Meriden population is 181, which has shrunk 1.63% 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%. Meriden median household income is $37,917 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.20% 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%. Meriden median house value is $68,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 70.75% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 53.09% and is much higher 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 Meriden is much better than the state average in quality. The Meriden area code is 712.