Grinnell, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Grinnell, Iowa Info Snack

Population
9,031
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$137,500
Median Income
$46,750
Median Rent
$739

Grinnell SnackAbility

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

Grinnell, IA Crime Report

206
Total Crimes
2,207.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.88%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grinnell
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 206 2,207.2 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 39 417.9 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 15 160.7 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 167 1,789.3 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 16 171.4 371.1 340.5
Larceny 149 1,596.5 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 21.4 163.0 219.9

Grinnell, IA Cost Of Living

88
Grinnell's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grinnell Iowa National Average
Overall 88 90 100
Services 93 96 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 75 73 100
Transportation 102 101 100
Utilities 89 98 100

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Rankings for Grinnell in Iowa

Map Of Grinnell, IA

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Population over time in Grinnell

Year Population % Change
2019 9,031 -2.1%
2018 9,223 2.2%
2017 9,028 -0.9%
2016 9,112 -0.2%
2015 9,132 -0.0%
2014 9,136 -0.2%
2013 9,157 -0.5%
2012 9,205 -0.5%
2011 9,247 -0.2%
2010 9,265 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grinnell

White
87.3% (7,882)
African American
3.7% (330)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.2% (377)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (141)
Hispanic
3.3% (301)
Race Grinnell IA USA
White 87.3% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 3.7% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.3% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Grinnell

Female
53.9% (4,867)
Male
46.1% (4,164)
Gender Grinnell IA USA
Female 53.9% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grinnell for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (270)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (361)
High School / GED
33.0% (2,980)
Some College
18.0% (1,625)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (722)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,535)
Master's Degree
10.0% (903)
Professional Degree
3.0% (270)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (361)
Education Grinnell IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Grinnell, Iowa

Less than $10,000
8.8% (79,163)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (59,008)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (104,661)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (83,049)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (149,100)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (142,300)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (108,061)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (104,904)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (32,539)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (40,310)
Income Grinnell IA USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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