Patterson is located close to the center of Iowa. Patterson is part of Madison County. Patterson has 0.20 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Patterson population is 131, which has grown 3.97% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 5.19% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Patterson median household income is $65,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 33.56% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Patterson median house value is $85,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 88.89% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much 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 Patterson is much better than the state average in quality. The Patterson area code is 515.