Living in Red Oak, IA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Red Oak, Iowa Info Snack

Population
5,362
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$82,400
Median Income
$43,085
Median Rent
$642

Red Oak SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Red Oak, IA Crime Report

156
Total Crimes
2,950.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.14%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Red Oak
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 156 2,950.6 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 33 624.2 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 491.8 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 123 2,326.5 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 39 737.7 371.1 340.5
Larceny 75 1,418.6 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 170.2 163.0 219.9

Red Oak, IA Cost Of Living

80
Red Oak's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Red Oak Iowa National Average
Overall 80 90 100
Services 91 96 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 47 73 100
Transportation 96 101 100
Utilities 99 98 100

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Rankings for Red Oak in Iowa

Map Of Red Oak, IA

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Population over time in Red Oak

Year Population % Change
2019 5,362 -1.3%
2018 5,434 -0.7%
2017 5,475 -1.3%
2016 5,547 -0.7%
2015 5,588 -1.0%
2014 5,644 -0.5%
2013 5,675 -0.6%
2012 5,710 -0.8%
2011 5,756 -1.0%
2010 5,814 -

Race / Ethnicity in Red Oak

White
90.8% (4,871)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.6% (31)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (133)
Hispanic
6.1% (327)
Race Red Oak IA USA
White 90.8% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.1% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Red Oak

Female
52.2% (2,798)
Male
47.8% (2,563)
Gender Red Oak IA USA
Female 52.2% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Red Oak for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (214)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (428)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,091)
Some College
22.0% (1,179)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (536)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (643)
Master's Degree
4.0% (214)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (53)
Education Red Oak IA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Red Oak, Iowa

Less than $10,000
2.8% (15,202)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (41,262)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (79,485)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (72,535)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (85,783)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.6% (121,182)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (44,737)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (63,414)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (2,606)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (9,989)
Income Red Oak IA USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.6% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.6% 7.7%

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