Indianola, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Indianola, Iowa Info Snack

Population
15,921
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$167,600
Median Income
$62,761
Median Rent
$810

Indianola SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Indianola, IA Crime Report

366
Total Crimes
2,265.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.42%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Indianola
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 366 2,265.7 2,001.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 88 544.8 303.5 387.8
Murder 1 6.2 3.5 6.5
Robbery 3 18.6 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 74 458.1 229.4 279.7
Property Crime 278 1,720.9 1,698.2 1,958.2
Burglary 39 241.4 371.1 314.2
Larceny 208 1,287.6 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 31 191.9 197.1 246.0

Indianola, IA Cost Of Living

92
Indianola's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Indianola Iowa National Average
Overall 92 92 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 95 95 100
Health 93 102 100
Housing 79 74 100
Transportation 100 100 100
Utilities 89 99 100

Indianola, IA Photos

Warren Co Ia Courthouse
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Buxton Park Gazebo Indianola Iowa
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National Balloon Museum Indianola Iowa
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Rankings for Indianola in Iowa

Map Of Indianola, IA

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Population over time in Indianola

Year Population % Change
2020 15,921 1.7%
2019 15,653 1.1%
2018 15,489 1.0%
2017 15,343 1.2%
2016 15,165 1.0%
2015 15,014 0.8%
2014 14,896 0.7%
2013 14,787 0.7%
2012 14,688 1.0%
2011 14,546 -

Race / Ethnicity in Indianola

White
94.0% (14,973)
African American
0.5% (79)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.4% (224)
Hawaiian
0.3% (49)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (213)
Hispanic
2.4% (383)
Race Indianola IA USA
White 94.0% 85.0% 60.1%
African American 0.5% 3.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.4% 2.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.4% 6.2% 18.2%

Gender in Indianola

Female
52.5% (8,365)
Male
47.5% (7,556)
Gender Indianola IA USA
Female 52.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Indianola for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (159)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (477)
High School / GED
30.0% (4,776)
Some College
24.0% (3,821)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,751)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (3,343)
Master's Degree
6.0% (955)
Professional Degree
2.0% (318)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (318)
Education Indianola IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 1.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Indianola, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.3% (117,011)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (59,564)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.0% (143,484)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (159,368)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (159,898)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (270,556)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (253,348)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (281,939)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (103,775)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (43,151)
Income Indianola IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 5.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.0% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 14.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 15.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 5.0% 8.3%

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