Cambridge, Iowa Population 2022

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Cambridge is a city located in Story County Iowa. Cambridge has a 2020 population of 778. Cambridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -6.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 828 in 2010.

The average household income in Cambridge is $80,083 with a poverty rate of 17.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $900 per month, and the median house value is $143,300. The median age in Cambridge is 33.5 years, 33.8 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Cambridge Demographics

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

  • White: 96.89%
  • Black or African American: 1.61%
  • Two or more races: 1.27%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cambridge, Iowa is 778 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 778.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 828.

Cambridge, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84196.89%
Black or African American141.61%
Two or More Races111.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.23%
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Cambridge Population by Race

Cambridge Population Pyramid $2022

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Cambridge Median Age

33.5


Total

33.8


Male

32.9


Female

Cambridge Adults

There are 573 adults, (95 of whom are seniors) in Cambridge.

Cambridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cambridge Sex Ratio

Female

413

47.58%

Male

455

52.42%

Cambridge Population by Age

Cambridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cambridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female56.3%43.8%
Male64.7%35.3%
Non Family79.5%20.5%
All82.4%17.6%
Married87.6%12.4%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cambridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3072.8382.4
Married1863.4287.6
Non Family881.2579.5
Male174.1864.7
Female163.1356.3

3.41

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Cambridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.49%
9th to 12th Grade254.65%
High School Graduate15929.55%
Some College14827.51%
Associates Degree6311.71%
Bachelors Degree10218.96%
Graduate Degree336.13%
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Cambridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White501472122
Hispanic24248
2+ Races995
Black4
Native American22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 55.56%.

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,485$46,618$42,955
Less Than 9th Grade$31,563$31,875$
High School Graduate$41,625$41,250$41,719
Some College$42,250$48,021$37,125
Bachelors Degree$57,857$52,813$59,750
Graduate Degree$55,625$51,250$65,625

$44,485

Average Earnings

$46,618

Average Male

$42,955

Average Female

Cambridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cambridge Language by Age

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Cambridge Language

98.22% of Cambridge residents speak only English, while 1.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.

Cambridge Language

Cambridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White81912515.26%
Black1414100.00%
Hispanic261350.00%
OtherNaN%

17.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.36%

Male Poverty Rate

17.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cambridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.85%.

Cambridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
Bachelors or Greater11.11%
High School8.18%
Some College7.11%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed35.71%
Male Employed6.27%
Female Employed4.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cambridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,813$80,083
Families$86,042$90,953
Married Families$88,077-
Non Families$49,375$49,057
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Income by Household Type

Cambridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

62.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cambridge Married by Age and Sex

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Cambridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cambridge Marital Status by Race

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Cambridge Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War5
Korea2
World War II

Cambridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
35 to 5413
55 to 646
75+4
18 to 342

Cambridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White397.01%
Hispanic519.23%

Cambridge Veterans by Race

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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12.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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76.9%

Labor Force Participation

73.5%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cambridge Employment by Age

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Cambridge Employment by Race

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Cambridge 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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85.02%

Born in Cambridge

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.19% of Cambridge residents were born in the United States, with 85.02% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cambridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022778-6-0.77%
2021784-6-0.76%
2020790-6-0.75%
2019796-6-0.75%
2018802-13-1.60%
2017815-6-0.73%
2016821-2-0.24%
2015823-7-0.84%
2014830-2-0.24%
201383240.48%
2012828-3-0.36%
201183130.36%
20108280.00%

Cambridge Population by Year