Fonda, Iowa Population 2021

561
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Fonda is a city located in Pocahontas County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 561, it is the 421st largest city in Iowa and the 12821st largest city in the United States . Fonda is currently declining at a rate of -1.23% annually and its population has decreased by -11.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 631 in 2010. Fonda reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Fonda has a population density of 536 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fonda is $61,159 with a poverty rate of 11.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $549 per month, and the median house value is $60,000. The median age in Fonda is 43 years, 43.8 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Fonda Demographics

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

  • White: 84.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 8.30%
  • Native American: 3.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Fonda, Iowa is 561 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 575.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 631.

Fonda, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49084.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander488.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native213.63%
Two or More Races132.25%
Black or African American50.87%
Some Other Race10.17%
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Fonda Population by Race

Fonda Population Pyramid $2021

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Fonda Median Age

43


Total

43.8


Male

39.1


Female

Fonda Adults

There are 430 adults, (94 of whom are seniors) in Fonda.

Fonda Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Fonda Sex Ratio

Female

293

50.69%

Male

285

49.31%

Fonda Population by Age

Fonda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fonda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male39.4%60.6%
Non Family66%34%
All75.3%24.7%
Female80%20%
Married95.1%4.9%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fonda Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2472.2175.3
Married1023.0495.1
Non Family971.1366
Male332.6139.4
Female152.680

2.66

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Fonda Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade184.75%
9th to 12th Grade174.49%
High School Graduate12432.72%
Some College11229.55%
Associates Degree5514.51%
Bachelors Degree277.12%
Graduate Degree266.86%
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Fonda Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fonda Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White31930446
Hispanic257
Native American2121
2+ Races997
Islander53
Black55
Other Race1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 77.78%.

Fonda Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,615$41,167$32,500
Less Than 9th Grade$40,000$$
High School Graduate$38,906$42,344$17,500
Some College$34,792$35,139$34,583
Bachelors Degree$46,250$75,750$41,667
Graduate Degree$62,750$63,000$

$39,615

Average Earnings

$41,167

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Fonda Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fonda Language by Age

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Fonda Language

85.46% of Fonda residents speak only English, while 14.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.36% of the population.

Fonda Language

Fonda Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White423276.38%
Islander482245.83%
Multiple1313100.00%
Hispanic451124.44%

11.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.82%

Male Poverty Rate

18.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fonda

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fonda is White, with 6.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.09%.

Fonda Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater13.21%
High School5.45%
Some College5.19%
Less Than 9th Grade3.45%

Fonda Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed9.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Fonda Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fonda Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,375$61,159
Families$60,909$72,487
Married Families$76,500-
Non Families$21,681$29,611
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Income by Household Type

Fonda Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Fonda Married by Age and Sex

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Fonda Marriage

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

Fonda Marital Status by Race

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Fonda Marital Status

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48

Number of Veterans

48

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
World War II8
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War7
Korea3

Fonda Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
35 to 5412
75+11
55 to 6411
18 to 34

Fonda Veterans by Age

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Fonda Veterans by Race

Fonda Veterans by Education

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2.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fonda Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fonda Employment by Age

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Fonda Employment by Race

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Fonda 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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67.65%

Born in Fonda

84.43%

Native Born

15.57%

Foreign Born

10.38%

Non Citizen

5.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.43% of Fonda residents were born in the United States, with 67.65% having been born in Iowa. 10.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Fonda Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021561-7-1.23%
2020568-7-1.22%
2019575-7-1.20%
2018582-10-1.69%
2017592-1-0.17%
2016593-9-1.50%
2015602-14-2.27%
201461630.49%
20136130.00%
2012613-7-1.13%
2011620-9-1.43%
20106290.00%

Fonda Population by Year