Ames Ia Population 2017

Ames Ia's estimated population is 66,191 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201666,1916871.05%
201565,5041,0161.58%
201464,4881,6312.59%
201362,8571,5602.54%
201261,2971,0451.73%
201160,2521,2872.18%
201058,9658,23416.23%
200050,7313,5337.49%
199047,1981,4233.11%
198045,7756,27015.87%
197039,50512,50246.30%
196027,0034,10517.93%
195022,89810,34382.38%
194012,5552,29422.36%
193010,2613,99163.65%
19206,2702,04748.47%
19104,2232,923224.85%
19001,3000.00%

Ames Ia Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White52,80979.78%
Asian5,7918.75%
Black or African American2,1153.20%
Two or More Races1,7302.61%
Some Other Race2540.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native850.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.05%

Population Pyramid

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Ames Ia Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.8
Houses Without Mortgage
3,757
Houses With Mortgage
6,080
Vacancy Rate
4.2
Median Rent
785
Median Home Value
174,300
Renter-Occupied Units
14,167
Owner-Occupied Units
9,837
Total Housing Units
25,061

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Ames Ia for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4% and the labor force participation rate is 65.8%.

Ames Ia Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.8
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1139
Male Householder (no wife) Families
432
Married Couple Families
8758
Average Family Size
2.77
Average Household Size
2.25