Anamosa, Iowa Population 2021

5,573
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Anamosa is a city located in Jones County Iowa. It is also the county seat of Jones County. With a 2020 population of 5,573, it is the 68th largest city in Iowa and the 4471st largest city in the United States . Anamosa is currently growing at a rate of 0.32% annually and its population has increased by 0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,533 in 2010. Anamosa reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Anamosa has a population density of 2,208 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anamosa is $51,690 with a poverty rate of 14.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $103,400. The median age in Anamosa is 41.9 years, 39.9 years for males, and 46.3 years for females.

Anamosa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Anamosawas:

  • White: 89.96%
  • Black or African American: 6.15%
  • Asian: 3.32%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Two or more races: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Anamosa, Iowa is 5,573 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,537.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,533.

Anamosa, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,92689.96%
Black or African American3376.15%
Asian1823.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.33%
Two or More Races130.24%
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Anamosa Population by Race

Anamosa Population Pyramid $2021

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Anamosa Median Age

41.9


Total

39.9


Male

46.3


Female

Anamosa Adults

There are 4,645 adults, (1,060 of whom are seniors) in Anamosa.

Anamosa Age Dependency

52.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Anamosa Sex Ratio

Female

2,414

44.08%

Male

3,062

55.92%

Anamosa Population by Age

Anamosa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Anamosa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female48.1%51.9%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
All69.2%30.8%
Male72.9%27.1%
Married80%20%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anamosa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1172.0769.2
Non Family1,0201.0664.7
Married8223.1180
Female2162.8248.1
Male592.3972.9

2.94

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Anamosa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1794.57%
9th to 12th Grade3478.85%
High School Graduate1,59640.72%
Some College78920.13%
Associates Degree3709.44%
Bachelors Degree39510.08%
Graduate Degree2436.20%
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Anamosa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anamosa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4173,131638
Black233147
Asian1326
Hispanic117101
Native American186
2+ Races1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.67%.

Anamosa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,766$42,428$31,736
Less Than 9th Grade$11,771$18,849$
High School Graduate$32,656$34,323$30,962
Some College$39,362$47,417$37,513
Bachelors Degree$41,625$74,911$35,446
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$35,766

Average Earnings

$42,428

Average Male

$31,736

Average Female

Anamosa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anamosa Language by Age

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Anamosa Language

94.31% of Anamosa residents speak only English, while 5.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.

Anamosa Language

Anamosa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,06962915.46%
Hispanic16221.23%

14.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.77%

Male Poverty Rate

15.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anamosa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anamosa is White, with 15.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anamosa is Hispanic, with 1.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.37%.

Anamosa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater18.00%
High School13.00%
Some College7.30%
Less Than 9th Grade6.61%

Anamosa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.77%
Male Employed3.94%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Anamosa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anamosa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,603$51,690
Families$60,144$66,660
Married Families$70,096-
Non Families$28,906$33,100
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Income by Household Type

Anamosa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Anamosa Married by Age and Sex

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Anamosa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Anamosa Marital Status by Race

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Anamosa Marital Status

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514

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam200
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War69
Korea66
World War II29

Anamosa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+152
65 to 74147
35 to 54111
55 to 6461
18 to 3443

Anamosa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White50212.11%
Black123.56%

Anamosa Veterans by Race

Anamosa Veterans by Education

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10.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anamosa Veterans by Education

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48.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Anamosa Employment by Age

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Anamosa Employment by Race

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Anamosa Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.03%

Born in Anamosa

96.37%

Native Born

3.63%

Foreign Born

2.01%

Non Citizen

1.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.37% of Anamosa residents were born in the United States, with 66.03% having been born in Iowa. 2.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Anamosa Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,573180.32%
20205,555180.33%
20195,537180.33%
20185,519420.77%
20175,4771112.07%
20165,366-73-1.34%
20155,439-61-1.11%
20145,500510.94%
20135,449-104-1.87%
20125,553-91-1.61%
20115,644911.64%
20105,553590.11%
20005,4943940.75%
19905,1001420.28%
19804,9585691.23%
19704,389-227-0.50%
19604,6167061.67%
19503,910-159-0.40%
19404,0694901.29%
19303,5796982.19%
19202,881-102-0.35%
19102,983920.31%
19002,8910.00%

Anamosa Population by Year