Carter Lake, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Carter Lake, Iowa Info Snack

Population
3,796
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
19.4%
Median Home
$113,900
Median Income
$58,839
Median Rent
$917

Carter Lake SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

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Rankings for Carter Lake in Iowa

Map Of Carter Lake, IA

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Population over time in Carter Lake

Year Population % Change
2019 3,796 0.1%
2018 3,792 0.3%
2017 3,781 0.4%
2016 3,765 -0.2%
2015 3,771 0.0%
2014 3,771 0.2%
2013 3,763 0.5%
2012 3,743 0.6%
2011 3,720 1.2%
2010 3,676 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carter Lake

White
86.2% (3,272)
African American
1.1% (43)
American Indian
0.5% (19)
Asian
0.4% (14)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (45)
Hispanic
10.6% (403)
Race Carter Lake IA USA
White 86.2% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.6% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Carter Lake

Female
49.8% (1,889)
Male
50.2% (1,907)
Gender Carter Lake IA USA
Female 49.8% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carter Lake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (75)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (341)
High School / GED
42.0% (1,594)
Some College
21.0% (797)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (379)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (455)
Master's Degree
3.0% (113)
Professional Degree
1.0% (37)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carter Lake IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carter Lake, Iowa

Less than $10,000
6.9% (26,327)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (7,253)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (45,938)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (32,237)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (70,117)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.3% (35,192)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (62,057)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.6% (70,654)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (16,656)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (13,163)
Income Carter Lake IA USA
Less than $10,000 6.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.3% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.6% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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