Humeston is a city located in Wayne County Iowa. Humeston has a 2020 population of 490. Humeston is currently growing at a rate of 0.41% annually and its population has increased by 1.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 482 in 2010.
The average household income in Humeston is $43,559 with a poverty rate of 8.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $480 per month, and the median house value is $59,700. The median age in Humeston is 42.4 years, 42.4 years for males, and 44 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Humestonwas:
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 white people with a rate of 8.08%.
86.68% of Humeston residents speak only English, while 13.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.77% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Humeston is White, with 9.15% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Humeston 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 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.13%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Humeston
96.28% of Humeston residents were born in the United States, with 79.13% having been born in Iowa. 3.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.