Stratford is located close to the center of Iowa. Stratford is between the Hamilton, Boone, Webster county. Stratford has 1.91 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Stratford population is 671, which has shrunk 10.05% 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%. Stratford median household income is $45,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.89% 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%. Stratford median house value is $82,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.39% 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 Stratford is much better than the state average in quality. The Stratford area code is 515.