Davenport is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 102,612 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Davenport is the third largest community in Iowa.
Unlike some cities, Davenport isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Davenport are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Davenport is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Davenport who work in office and administrative support (12.54%), sales jobs (10.57%), and management occupations (7.62%).
Also of interest is that Davenport has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Davenport is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.70% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Davenport in 2010 was $25,551, which is middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,204 for a family of four. However, Davenport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Davenport is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Davenport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Davenport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Davenport include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Davenport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.