Baxter is a city located in Jasper County Iowa. Baxter has a 2020 population of 1,135. Baxter is currently growing at a rate of 0.09% annually and its population has increased by 3.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,100 in 2010.
The average household income in Baxter is $68,816 with a poverty rate of 7.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $693 per month, and the median house value is $127,800. The median age in Baxter is 43.4 years, 42.4 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Baxterwas:
98.15% of Baxter residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Baxter is White, with 8.06% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Baxter is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.53%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Baxter
98.51% of Baxter residents were born in the United States, with 80.58% having been born in Iowa. 0.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.