Hiawatha, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Hiawatha, Iowa Info Snack

Population
7,395
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$153,100
Median Income
$52,383
Median Rent
$759

Hiawatha SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Hiawatha, IA Cost Of Living

95
Hiawatha's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hiawatha Iowa National Average
Overall 95 92 100
Services 101 95 100
Groceries 98 95 100
Health 112 102 100
Housing 80 74 100
Transportation 98 100 100
Utilities 108 99 100

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Rankings for Hiawatha in Iowa

Map Of Hiawatha, IA

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Population over time in Hiawatha

Year Population % Change
2020 7,395 1.6%
2019 7,281 0.3%
2018 7,262 1.4%
2017 7,160 0.1%
2016 7,150 0.6%
2015 7,109 0.7%
2014 7,058 0.2%
2013 7,046 0.7%
2012 6,998 1.0%
2011 6,932 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hiawatha

White
80.5% (5,953)
African American
10.8% (798)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (93)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.5% (334)
Hispanic
2.9% (217)
Race Hiawatha IA USA
White 80.5% 85.0% 60.1%
African American 10.8% 3.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.3% 2.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.9% 6.2% 18.2%

Gender in Hiawatha

Female
52.9% (3,913)
Male
47.1% (3,481)
Gender Hiawatha IA USA
Female 52.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hiawatha for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (73)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (369)
High School / GED
30.0% (2,218)
Some College
23.0% (1,700)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (961)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (1,479)
Master's Degree
6.0% (443)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (147)
Education Hiawatha IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 1.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hiawatha, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.5% (25,822)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (23,362)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (63,203)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.3% (120,257)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (129,603)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (110,666)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (90,500)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (97,140)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (43,037)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (35,905)
Income Hiawatha IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 5.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.3% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 14.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 15.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 5.0% 8.3%

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