Living in Denison, IA

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

Denison, Iowa Info Snack

Population
8,337
Unemployment
10.8%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$93,600
Median Income
$54,190
Median Rent
$663

Denison SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
10

Denison, IA Crime Report

77
Total Crimes
915.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.05%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Denison
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 77 915.0 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 225.8 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 14 166.4 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 58 689.2 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 10 118.8 371.1 340.5
Larceny 35 415.9 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 154.5 163.0 219.9

Denison, IA Cost Of Living

82
Denison's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Denison Iowa National Average
Overall 82 90 100
Services 91 96 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 55 73 100
Transportation 96 101 100
Utilities 99 98 100

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Rankings for Denison in Iowa

Map Of Denison, IA

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Population over time in Denison

Year Population % Change
2019 8,337 -0.3%
2018 8,358 -0.0%
2017 8,361 0.4%
2016 8,326 -0.7%
2015 8,383 0.2%
2014 8,370 0.5%
2013 8,325 0.9%
2012 8,253 0.9%
2011 8,183 1.3%
2010 8,077 -

Race / Ethnicity in Denison

White
41.3% (3,447)
African American
5.1% (422)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
4.0% (334)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (59)
Hispanic
48.8% (4,071)
Race Denison IA USA
White 41.3% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 5.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 4.0% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 48.8% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Denison

Female
52.3% (4,362)
Male
47.7% (3,975)
Gender Denison IA USA
Female 52.3% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Denison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
17.0% (1,417)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (1,250)
High School / GED
30.0% (2,501)
Some College
19.0% (1,584)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (416)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (833)
Master's Degree
2.0% (166)
Professional Degree
2.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Denison IA USA
< 9th Grade 17.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Denison, Iowa

Less than $10,000
12.2% (101,299)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (62,153)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (54,384)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.0% (66,337)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (110,861)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (110,562)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (138,352)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (141,639)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (21,813)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (26,295)
Income Denison IA USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.0% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 4.6% 7.7%

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