Iowa City, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
75,849
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
27.3%
Median Home
$223,900
Median Income
$48,148
Median Rent
$976

Iowa City SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9

Iowa City, IA Crime Report

1,486
Total Crimes
1,956.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.62%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Iowa City
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,486 1,956.2 2,001.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 151 198.8 303.5 387.8
Murder 2 2.6 3.5 6.5
Robbery 16 21.1 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 112 147.4 229.4 279.7
Property Crime 1,335 1,757.4 1,698.2 1,958.2
Burglary 261 343.6 371.1 314.2
Larceny 934 1,229.5 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 140 184.3 197.1 246.0

Iowa City, IA Cost Of Living

102
Iowa City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Iowa City Iowa National Average
Overall 102 92 100
Services 103 95 100
Groceries 99 95 100
Health 97 102 100
Housing 101 74 100
Transportation 120 100 100
Utilities 89 99 100

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Population over time in Iowa City

Year Population % Change
2020 75,849 1.7%
2019 74,566 1.6%
2018 73,415 1.4%
2017 72,385 0.8%
2016 71,832 1.7%
2015 70,597 1.9%
2014 69,314 1.4%
2013 68,364 1.3%
2012 67,506 1.1%
2011 66,758 -

Race / Ethnicity in Iowa City

White
74.8% (56,766)
African American
8.5% (6,454)
American Indian
0.1% (110)
Asian
7.3% (5,531)
Hawaiian
0.1% (43)
Other
0.3% (195)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,877)
Hispanic
6.4% (4,873)
Race Iowa City IA USA
White 74.8% 85.0% 60.1%
African American 8.5% 3.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 7.3% 2.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.4% 6.2% 18.2%

Gender in Iowa City

Female
50.1% (37,986)
Male
49.9% (37,863)
Gender Iowa City IA USA
Female 50.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Iowa City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,275)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,516)
High School / GED
14.0% (10,618)
Some College
16.0% (12,135)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (4,550)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (22,754)
Master's Degree
16.0% (12,135)
Professional Degree
5.0% (3,792)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (6,067)
Education Iowa City IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 1.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Iowa City, Iowa

Less than $10,000
13.7% (1,039,812)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (340,179)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (869,963)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (749,021)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (929,471)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (1,125,821)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (789,496)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (905,138)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (416,310)
$200,000 or more
5.5% (419,683)
Income Iowa City IA USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 5.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 14.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 15.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.5% 5.0% 8.3%

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