Iowa
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Iowa POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Iowa Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
3,134,693

Age

PEOPLE OF Iowa DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.34
5 To 17 17.08
18 To 24 10.31
25 To 34 12.60
35 To 54 24.81
55 To 64 13.07
65 Years And Over 15.80

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 91.7
College Graduated 27.2
Attending College 6.2

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Iowa 28872 25810.47812531429 #C6D92D
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Iowa 54570 26303.525179856115 #C2D82E
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.3%

Employment Industries in IA

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 15.2
Healthcare 14.4
Retail 11.7
Education 9.9
Finance 6.5
Construction 6.2
Accommodation 5.7
Other 4.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 4.0
Transportation 3.8
Agriculture 3.7
Administration 3.2
Public Service 3.1
Wholesale 2.9
Information Technology 1.8
Arts 1.6
Real Estate 1.1
Utilities 0.8
Mining 0.1
Management 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 87.0
Black Or African American 3.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 2.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 5.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 35.1
Unclassified 20.4
Irish 13.5
English 8.2
Norwegian 5.0
Dutch 4.1
Swedish 2.7
French 2.1
Italian 2.1
Czech 1.8
Danish 1.8
Scottish 1.5
Polish 1.3
European 1.1
Scots-Irish 0.8
Welsh 0.7
Swiss 0.5
Russian 0.3
Yugoslavian 0.3
Scandinavian 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 92.5
Spanish 3.9
German 0.6
Chinese 0.4
Serbo-Croatian 0.3
Indic languages 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
Other Asian languages 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
African languages 0.2
Arabic 0.2
French 0.2
Russian 0.2
West Germanic languages 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Korean 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Polish 0.1

Foreign Born IA Residents
4.9%