Battle Creek is a city located in Ida County Iowa. Battle Creek has a 2020 population of 696. Battle Creek is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually but its population has decreased by -2.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 711 in 2010.
The average household income in Battle Creek is $57,979 with a poverty rate of 8.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $496 per month, and the median house value is $53,400. The median age in Battle Creek is 48.9 years, 46 years for males, and 53 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Battle Creekwas:
95.43% of Battle Creek residents speak only English, while 4.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Battle Creek is White, with 7.30% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Battle Creek is Hispanic, with 81.25% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.71%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Battle Creek
96.12% of Battle Creek residents were born in the United States, with 80.35% having been born in Iowa. 0.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.