Iowa, Louisiana Population 2020

3,195

Iowa is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,195, it is the 89th largest city in Louisiana and the 6051st largest city in the United States. Iowa is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually but its population has increased by 6.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,996 in 2010. Iowa reached it's highest population of 3,298 in 2016. Spanning over 3 miles, Iowa has a population density of 1,002 people per square mile.

The average household income in Iowa is $54,412 with a poverty rate of 24.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $799 per month, and the median house value is $118,500. The median age in Iowa is 34.2 years, 34.7 years for males, and 34.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.0 males.

Iowa Demographics

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

  • White: 61.04%
  • Black or African American: 32.77%
  • Two or more races: 4.46%
  • Asian: 1.46%
  • Other race: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Iowa, Louisiana is 3,195, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,231.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,996.

Iowa, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,97161.04%
Black or African American1,05832.77%
Two or More Races1444.46%
Asian471.46%
Some Other Race90.28%

Iowa Population Pyramid 2020

Iowa Median Age

34.2


Total

34.7


Male

34.2


Female

Iowa Adults

There are 2,203 adults, (409 of whom are seniors) in Iowa.

Iowa Age Dependency

80

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

1,774

54.94%

Male

1,455

45.06%

Iowa Households and Families

Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All52.9%47.1%
Non Family45%55%
Male38.8%61.2%
Female17.4%82.6%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2612.5652.9
Married470382.8
Non Family4421.1745
Female2643.7817.4
Male853.5338.8

3.18

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1216.03%
9th to 12th Grade27013.45%
High School Graduate65032.37%
Some College47223.51%
Associates Degree1758.72%
Bachelors Degree24912.40%
Graduate Degree713.54%

Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4811,163231
Black45739366
Multiple Races46468
Asian151515
Hispanic9
Other Race9

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,539$44,943$23,269
Less Than High School$21,765$31,354$5,163
High School Grad$30,845$40,750$17,944
Some College$38,182$65,208$25,066
Bachelors Degree$46,923$54,931$41,544
Graduate Degree$51,071$50,000$51,731

$34,539

Average Earnings

$44,943

Average Male

$23,269

Average Female

Iowa Language

Iowa Language by Age

Iowa Language

94.19% of Iowa residents speak only English, while 5.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.61% of the population.

Iowa Poverty

Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,97144422.53%
Black1,05830729.02%
Hispanic3434100.00%
Multiple1442517.36%
Other99100.00%

24.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.80%

Male Poverty Rate

29.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iowa

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iowa is Multiple, with 17.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.92%
High School25.69%
Some College13.29%
Bachelors or Greater10.31%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.02%
Female Unemployed31.82%
Female Employed13.14%
Male Employed2.59%

Iowa Income

Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,406$54,412
Families$48,083$62,887
Married Families$68,214-
Non Families$20,270$33,063

Iowa Marital Status

Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

35.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Iowa 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 45-54.

Iowa Marital Status by Race

Iowa Veterans

254

Number of Veterans

212

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War95
Second Gulf War86
Vietnam66
Korea26
World War II15
Name Veterans % of Total
White18611.85%
Black5910.55%
Hispanic9100.00%
Other9100.00%

$Iowa Veterans by Education

3.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iowa Employment Status

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Iowa Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.12%

Born in Louisiana

99.54%

Native Born

0.46%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.54% of Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 80.12% having been born in Louisiana. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,195-18-0.56%
20193,213-18-0.56%
20183,231-49-1.49%
20173,280-18-0.55%
20163,298752.33%
20153,223511.61%
20143,172451.44%
20133,12740.13%
20123,1231344.48%
20112,989-8-0.27%
20102,9973341.19%
20002,663750.29%
19902,5880.00%