Bancroft, Iowa Population 2021

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Bancroft is a city located in Kossuth County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 692, it is the 375th largest city in Iowa and the 11938th largest city in the United States . Bancroft is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -5.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 732 in 2010. Bancroft reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Bancroft has a population density of 1,243 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bancroft is $53,248 with a poverty rate of 10.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $535 per month, and the median house value is $79,600. The median age in Bancroft is 36.9 years, 36.4 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Bancroft Demographics

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

  • White: 91.46%
  • Black or African American: 5.88%
  • Two or more races: 1.54%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Other race: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bancroft, Iowa is 692 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 696.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 732.

Bancroft, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White65391.46%
Black or African American425.88%
Two or More Races111.54%
Some Other Race40.56%
Asian40.56%
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Bancroft Population by Race

Bancroft Population Pyramid $2021

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Bancroft Median Age

36.9


Total

36.4


Male

38.4


Female

Bancroft Adults

There are 533 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Bancroft.

Bancroft Age Dependency

100

Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bancroft Sex Ratio

Female

373

52.24%

Male

341

47.76%

Bancroft Population by Age

Bancroft Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bancroft Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female27.3%72.7%
Non Family49.1%50.9%
Male50%50%
All66.8%33.2%
Married92.6%7.4%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bancroft Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2952.3366.8
Married1363.1292.6
Non Family1061.149.1
Female332.327.3
Male203.4550

2.94

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Bancroft Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.50%
9th to 12th Grade173.65%
High School Graduate19040.77%
Some College11324.25%
Associates Degree8017.17%
Bachelors Degree5010.73%
Graduate Degree91.93%
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Bancroft Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bancroft Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White44642659
2+ Races99
Asian4
Hispanic44
Other Race44
Black33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.23%.

Bancroft Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,500$44,038$20,000
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$36,250$
High School Graduate$21,964$39,750$15,729
Some College$33,438$45,000$25,625
Bachelors Degree$45,000$49,250$36,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,500

Average Earnings

$44,038

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Bancroft Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bancroft Language by Age

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Bancroft Language

99.06% of Bancroft residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Bancroft Language

Bancroft Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White610487.87%
Hispanic191578.95%
Black421126.19%

10.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.62%

Male Poverty Rate

15.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bancroft

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bancroft is Hispanic, with 78.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bancroft is White, with 7.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.05%.

Bancroft Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.94%
Less Than 9th Grade8.33%
Some College1.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bancroft Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed13.25%
Male Employed6.04%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bancroft Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bancroft Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,083$53,248
Families$56,250$63,172
Married Families$73,125-
Non Families$22,143$33,816
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Income by Household Type

Bancroft Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bancroft Married by Age and Sex

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Bancroft 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 35-44.

Bancroft Marital Status by Race

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Bancroft Marital Status

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54

Number of Veterans

51

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
Korea10
World War II4
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3

Bancroft Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+26
55 to 6416
65 to 746
35 to 546
18 to 34

Bancroft Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White489.41%
2+ Races666.67%

Bancroft Veterans by Race

Bancroft Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bancroft Veterans by Education

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56.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bancroft Employment by Age

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Bancroft Employment by Race

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Bancroft 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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72.97%

Born in Bancroft

97.76%

Native Born

2.24%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.76% of Bancroft residents were born in the United States, with 72.97% having been born in Iowa. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bancroft Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021692-2-0.29%
2020694-2-0.29%
2019696-2-0.29%
2018698-1-0.14%
2017699-10-1.41%
2016709-8-1.12%
201571710.14%
2014716-8-1.10%
2013724-2-0.28%
2012726-2-0.27%
2011728-5-0.68%
20107330.00%

Bancroft Population by Year