Living in Tama, IA

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30

Tama, Iowa Info Snack

Population
2,769
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$86,400
Median Income
$50,792
Median Rent
$717

Tama SnackAbility

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

Tama, IA Crime Report

43
Total Crimes
1,575.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.40%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tama
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 43 1,575.1 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 21 769.2 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 19 696.0 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 22 805.9 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 8 293.0 371.1 340.5
Larceny 11 402.9 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 109.9 163.0 219.9

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Rankings for Tama in Iowa

Map Of Tama, IA

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Population over time in Tama

Year Population % Change
2019 2,769 -0.9%
2018 2,793 -0.3%
2017 2,801 -1.1%
2016 2,832 0.1%
2015 2,830 -0.2%
2014 2,835 -0.7%
2013 2,855 -0.6%
2012 2,871 -0.3%
2011 2,881 0.4%
2010 2,870 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tama

White
55.9% (1,547)
African American
2.1% (58)
American Indian
5.6% (156)
Asian
1.1% (30)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (19)
Hispanic
34.6% (959)
Race Tama IA USA
White 55.9% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 2.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 5.6% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 34.6% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Tama

Female
49.4% (1,368)
Male
50.6% (1,400)
Gender Tama IA USA
Female 49.4% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tama for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (304)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (166)
High School / GED
47.0% (1,301)
Some College
18.0% (498)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (276)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (110)
Master's Degree
3.0% (83)
Professional Degree
1.0% (27)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Tama IA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tama, Iowa

Less than $10,000
11.4% (31,459)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (7,051)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (30,917)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (25,493)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (37,426)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.6% (73,767)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (40,138)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (21,696)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (8,407)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (542)
Income Tama IA USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.6% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 4.6% 7.7%

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