Eldon, Iowa Population 2022

915
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Eldon is a city located in Wapello County Iowa. Eldon has a 2020 population of 915. Eldon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 930 in 2010.

The average household income in Eldon is $49,157 with a poverty rate of 22.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $571 per month, and the median house value is $57,500. The median age in Eldon is 41.6 years, 40.4 years for males, and 44 years for females.

Eldon Demographics

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

  • White: 98.18%
  • Two or more races: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Eldon, Iowa is 915 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 915.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 930.

Eldon, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White97298.18%
Two or More Races131.31%
Asian40.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.10%
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Eldon Population by Race

Eldon Population Pyramid $2022

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Eldon Median Age

41.6


Total

40.4


Male

44


Female

Eldon Adults

There are 797 adults, (139 of whom are seniors) in Eldon.

Eldon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Eldon Sex Ratio

Female

537

54.24%

Male

453

45.76%

Eldon Population by Age

Eldon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eldon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50%50%
Non Family78.9%21.1%
Male82.6%17.4%
All83.2%16.8%
Married96.1%3.9%

83.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eldon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4472.2183.2
Non Family2041.1578.9
Married1782.896.1
Female424.1450
Male233.6182.6

2.88

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Eldon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.50%
9th to 12th Grade619.13%
High School Graduate34050.90%
Some College15823.65%
Associates Degree608.98%
Bachelors Degree263.89%
Graduate Degree131.95%
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Eldon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eldon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White66459439
Asian33
Hispanic1
Native American1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 5.87%.

Eldon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,845$35,978$19,911
Less Than 9th Grade$35,938$45,000$
High School Graduate$25,962$33,250$15,938
Some College$32,120$39,750$29,167
Bachelors Degree$25,833$$25,833
Graduate Degree$45,313$$

$30,845

Average Earnings

$35,978

Average Male

$19,911

Average Female

Eldon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eldon Language by Age

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Eldon Language

99.25% of Eldon residents speak only English, while 0.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Eldon Language

Eldon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White97021722.37%
Asian4125.00%
Hispanic11100.00%
Native11100.00%
OtherNaN%

22.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.44%

Male Poverty Rate

26.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eldon

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eldon 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 32.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.47%.

Eldon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.39%
Bachelors or Greater20.51%
High School16.76%
Some College15.60%

Eldon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed60.53%
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed11.90%
Male Employed11.64%

Eldon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eldon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,125$49,157
Families$52,153$59,323
Married Families$61,071-
Non Families$29,167$33,535
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Income by Household Type

Eldon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Eldon Married by Age and Sex

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Eldon 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.

Eldon Marital Status by Race

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Eldon Marital Status

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48

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War6
World War II
Korea

Eldon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7420
55 to 6414
35 to 5414
75+
18 to 34

Eldon Veterans by Age

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Eldon Veterans by Race

Eldon Veterans by Education

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6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eldon Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Eldon Employment by Age

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Eldon Employment by Race

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Eldon 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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82.42%

Born in Eldon

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of Eldon residents were born in the United States, with 82.42% having been born in Iowa. 0.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Eldon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20229150.00%
20219150.00%
20209150.00%
20199150.00%
2018915-6-0.65%
2017921-3-0.32%
201692410.11%
20159230.00%
2014923-2-0.22%
201392540.43%
2012921-2-0.22%
2011923-7-0.75%
20109300.00%

Eldon Population by Year