Living in Iola, KS

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

Iola, Kansas Info Snack

Population
5,351
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
26.7%
Median Home
$81,600
Median Income
$36,750
Median Rent
$680

Iola SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Iola, KS Crime Report

193
Total Crimes
3,665.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
48.01%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Iola
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 193 3,665.7 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 436.8 410.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.6 5.0
Robbery 1 19.0 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 341.9 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 170 3,228.9 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 39 740.7 342.7 340.5
Larceny 119 2,260.2 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 227.9 249.9 219.9

Iola, KS Cost Of Living

75
Iola's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Iola Kansas National Average
Overall 75 89 100
Services 79 93 100
Groceries 93 93 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 47 76 100
Transportation 85 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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Rankings for Iola in Kansas

Map Of Iola, KS

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Population over time in Iola

Year Population % Change
2019 5,351 -0.9%
2018 5,400 -1.1%
2017 5,459 -1.8%
2016 5,560 -0.7%
2015 5,602 -0.8%
2014 5,650 -0.9%
2013 5,702 -0.2%
2012 5,715 -0.3%
2011 5,730 -1.0%
2010 5,790 -

Race / Ethnicity in Iola

White
86.2% (4,613)
African American
1.8% (98)
American Indian
0.3% (17)
Asian
1.1% (58)
Hawaiian
0.5% (28)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
5.0% (270)
Hispanic
4.9% (260)
Race Iola KS USA
White 86.2% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.9% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Iola

Female
51.5% (2,756)
Male
48.5% (2,595)
Gender Iola KS USA
Female 51.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Iola for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (53)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (374)
High School / GED
32.0% (1,712)
Some College
28.0% (1,498)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (428)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (802)
Master's Degree
8.0% (428)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (53)
Education Iola KS USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Iola, Kansas

Less than $10,000
11.2% (59,800)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.6% (56,699)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (79,511)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (59,135)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (71,760)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (105,868)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (54,706)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (32,557)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (3,100)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (11,960)
Income Iola KS USA
Less than $10,000 11.2% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.3% 7.7%

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