People in Iowa

The population in Iowa is 3,123,900. There are 56 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Iowa is 38, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Iowa is 2.4, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Iowa
- 54.5% are married
- 10.7% are divorced
- 32.0% are married with children
- 14.3% have children, but are single
Race in Iowa

- 87.8% are white
- 3.0% are black
- 1.9% are asian
- 0.3% are native american
- 0.1% claim Other
- 5.3% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

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  PEOPLEIowa, IowaUnited States
  Population3,123,899321,418,820
  Population - 20103,016,267308,745,538
  Population - 20002,926,324285,036,114
  Population - 19902,775,492251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now12.55%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now6.75%12.76%
  Pop. Density5691
  Land Area55,8573,531,905
  Water Area416264,837
  Median Age3837.4
  Female Population50.42%50.81%
  Male Population49.58%49.19%
  RACE
  White87.80%62.77%
  Black3.03%12.24%
  Asian1.92%4.95%
  Native American0.26%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.05%0.16%
  Other0.000750.00195
  Two or More Races1.56%2.13%
  Hispanic5.30%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic94.70%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households1,232,230116,211,000
  Family Households797,03176,958,100
  Non Family Households435,19739,253,000
  Household Size2.422.63
  Married Population54.50%50.58%
  Single Population45.50%49.42%
  Now Married53.24%48.41%
  Married but Separated1.26%2.17%
  Never Married28.49%32.55%
  Widowed6.32%5.95%
  Divorced10.69%10.92%
  Married, w/children32.02%31.68%
  Married, no children47.40%41.44%
  Single, w/children14.28%16.94%
  Single, no children6.31%9.95%
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