Carroll, Iowa Population 2024

9,976

Carroll is a city located in Carroll County Iowa. Carroll has a 2024 population of 9,976. It is also the county seat of Carroll County.Carroll is currently declining at a rate of -1.03% annually and its population has decreased by -3.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,298 in 2020.

The average household income in Carroll is $79,528 with a poverty rate of 8.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Carroll is 43.7 years, 39.5 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.

Carroll Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carroll was:

  • White: 93.49%
  • Two or more races: 2.39%
  • Black or African American: 2.04%
  • Other race: 0.95%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Iowa
Land Area (mi²)
5.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,741.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.13% (-322)
The current population of Carroll, Iowa is 9,976 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,298.

Carroll, Iowa Population 2024

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Carroll Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White9,60193.49%
Two or more races2452.39%
Black or African American2102.04%
Other race980.95%
Asian670.65%
Native American490.48%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Carroll Population by Race

Carroll Population Pyramid 2024

Carroll Median Age

43.7

Total

39.5

Male

47.7

Female

Carroll Adults

There are 8,005 adults, (2,354 of whom are seniors) in Carroll.

Carroll Age Dependency

81.7

Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Carroll Sex Ratio

Female5,46453.2%
Male4,80646.8%

Carroll Population by Age

Carroll Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,5422.1969.230.8
Married1,9363.0194.25.8
Non Family1,8671.1444.555.5
Female5712.769.530.5
Male1682.6654.245.8
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2.84

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Carroll Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Carroll Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carroll Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 35.09%.

Carroll Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$46,414

Average Earnings

$51,298

Average Male

$36,662

Average Female

Carroll Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carroll Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Carroll Language

96.99% of Carroll residents speak only English, while 3.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Carroll Language

Carroll Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White9,2418629.33%
Other983434.69%
Hispanic398348.54%
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8.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.57%

Male Poverty Rate

11.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carroll

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carroll is Other, with 34.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carroll is Hispanic, with 8.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.44%.

Carroll Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School20.4%
Less Than 9th Grade13.68%
Some College5.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.8%
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Carroll Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed30%
Male Employed4.87%
Female Employed4.29%
Female Unemployed2.65%
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Carroll Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carroll Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Carroll Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Carroll Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Carroll Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Carroll Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Carroll Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

479

Number of Veterans

437

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

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Carroll Veterans by War

count

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Carroll Veterans by Age

count

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Carroll Veterans by Race

Carroll Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carroll Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Carroll Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Carroll Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Carroll Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

76.02%

Born in Carroll

96.81%

Native Born

3.19%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

1.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.81% of Carroll residents were born in the United States, with 76.02% having been born in Iowa. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Carroll Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20299,456-104-1.09%
20289,560-104-1.08%
20279,664-104-1.06%
20269,768-104-1.05%
20259,872-104-1.04%
20249,976-104-1.03%
202310,080-104-1.02%
202210,184-104-1.01%
202110,288-10-0.1%
202010,2984925.02%
20199,806-3-0.03%
20189,809-85-0.86%
20179,894-27-0.27%
20169,921-38-0.38%
20159,959-35-0.35%
20149,994-10-0.1%
201310,004-45-0.45%
201210,049-102-1%
201110,151160.16%
201010,135290.29%
200010,1065275.5%
19909,579-126-1.3%
19809,70598911.35%
19708,7161,03413.46%
19607,6821,45123.29%
19506,23184215.62%
19405,38969814.88%
19304,69143710.27%
19204,25470819.97%
19103,54666423.04%
19002,882
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Carroll Population by Year