Living in Algona, IA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Algona, Iowa Info Snack

Population
5,447
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$131,500
Median Income
$51,476
Median Rent
$702

Algona SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Algona, IA Crime Report

51
Total Crimes
942.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.96%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Algona
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 51 942.2 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 21 388.0 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 388.0 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 30 554.2 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 6 110.8 371.1 340.5
Larceny 19 351.0 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 92.4 163.0 219.9

Algona, IA Cost Of Living

89
Algona's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Algona Iowa National Average
Overall 89 90 100
Services 96 96 100
Groceries 96 98 100
Health 98 100 100
Housing 64 73 100
Transportation 103 101 100
Utilities 111 98 100

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Rankings for Algona in Iowa

Map Of Algona, IA

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Population over time in Algona

Year Population % Change
2019 5,447 -0.1%
2018 5,455 -0.6%
2017 5,488 -0.1%
2016 5,496 0.0%
2015 5,494 -0.3%
2014 5,513 -0.3%
2013 5,527 -0.1%
2012 5,534 -0.2%
2011 5,544 -0.4%
2010 5,569 -

Race / Ethnicity in Algona

White
95.3% (5,193)
African American
0.8% (44)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (13)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (41)
Hispanic
2.9% (156)
Race Algona IA USA
White 95.3% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Algona

Female
52.0% (2,834)
Male
48.0% (2,613)
Gender Algona IA USA
Female 52.0% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Algona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (108)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (272)
High School / GED
32.0% (1,743)
Some College
23.0% (1,252)
Associate's Degree
18.0% (980)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (817)
Master's Degree
4.0% (217)
Professional Degree
1.0% (54)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Algona IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 18.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Algona, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.9% (21,468)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (46,935)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (58,721)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (35,148)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.8% (97,027)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.2% (120,810)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (77,663)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (56,827)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (11,786)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (18,311)
Income Algona IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.8% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.2% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 4.6% 7.7%

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