Hiawatha, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
7,333
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
14.4%
Median Home
$143,500
Median Income
$48,191
Median Rent
$773

Hiawatha SnackAbility

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

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 90 100
Services 103 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 113 100 100
Housing 78 73 100
Transportation 97 101 100
Utilities 105 98 100

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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
2019 7,333 0.7%
2018 7,281 0.3%
2017 7,262 1.4%
2016 7,160 0.1%
2015 7,150 0.6%
2014 7,109 0.7%
2013 7,058 0.2%
2012 7,046 0.7%
2011 6,998 1.0%
2010 6,932 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hiawatha

White
80.8% (5,926)
African American
13.5% (993)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (95)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (64)
Hispanic
3.5% (255)
Race Hiawatha IA USA
White 80.8% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 13.5% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.5% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Hiawatha

Female
52.2% (3,827)
Male
47.8% (3,506)
Gender Hiawatha IA USA
Female 52.2% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hiawatha for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (219)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (439)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,346)
Some College
24.0% (1,759)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (879)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,393)
Master's Degree
3.0% (219)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Hiawatha IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hiawatha, Iowa

Less than $10,000
4.2% (30,682)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (17,465)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (80,481)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.1% (118,243)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.2% (126,268)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.0% (102,430)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.2% (111,163)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (88,033)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (30,445)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (28,085)
Income Hiawatha IA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.1% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.2% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.0% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.2% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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