Living in Dubuque, IA

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

Dubuque, Iowa Info Snack

Population
58,196
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
15.9%
Median Home
$143,500
Median Income
$54,234
Median Rent
$791

Dubuque SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Dubuque, IA Crime Report

1,059
Total Crimes
1,826.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.24%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dubuque
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,059 1,826.7 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 110 189.7 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 9 15.5 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 67 115.6 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 949 1,637.0 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 138 238.0 371.1 340.5
Larceny 747 1,288.5 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 64 110.4 163.0 219.9

Dubuque, IA Cost Of Living

91
Dubuque's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dubuque Iowa National Average
Overall 91 90 100
Services 97 96 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 74 73 100
Transportation 88 101 100
Utilities 106 98 100

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Rankings for Dubuque in Iowa

Map Of Dubuque, IA

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Population over time in Dubuque

Year Population % Change
2019 58,196 -0.2%
2018 58,340 -0.1%
2017 58,410 -0.2%
2016 58,535 0.2%
2015 58,409 0.6%
2014 58,068 0.4%
2013 57,826 0.2%
2012 57,727 0.1%
2011 57,679 0.3%
2010 57,504 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dubuque

White
87.7% (51,050)
African American
5.2% (3,006)
American Indian
0.3% (151)
Asian
1.3% (777)
Hawaiian
0.8% (482)
Other
0.2% (142)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,056)
Hispanic
2.6% (1,532)
Race Dubuque IA USA
White 87.7% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 5.2% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Dubuque

Female
52.0% (30,240)
Male
48.0% (27,956)
Gender Dubuque IA USA
Female 52.0% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dubuque for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (581)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (3,491)
High School / GED
33.0% (19,204)
Some College
20.0% (11,639)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,237)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (11,639)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,655)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,163)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (581)
Education Dubuque IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dubuque, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.3% (422,795)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (296,154)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (585,655)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (560,524)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (820,460)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (1,125,237)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (912,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (729,790)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (175,179)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (191,440)
Income Dubuque IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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