Jesup, Iowa Population 2021

2,693
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Jesup is a city located in Buchanan County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 2,693, it is the 126th largest city in Iowa and the 6588th largest city in the United States . Jesup is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually but its population has increased by 6.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,520 in 2010. Jesup reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Jesup has a population density of 1,469 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jesup is $76,185 with a poverty rate of 4.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $156,600. The median age in Jesup is 32.7 years, 32.4 years for males, and 33 years for females.

Jesup Demographics

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

  • White: 95.44%
  • Two or more races: 4.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Jesup, Iowa is 2,693 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,703.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,520.

Jesup, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,67895.44%
Two or More Races1284.56%
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Jesup Population by Race

Jesup Population Pyramid $2021

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Jesup Median Age

32.7


Total

32.4


Male

33


Female

Jesup Adults

There are 1,951 adults, (275 of whom are seniors) in Jesup.

Jesup Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51

Child Dependency Ratio

Jesup Sex Ratio

Female

1,454

51.82%

Male

1,352

48.18%

Jesup Population by Age

Jesup Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jesup Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male18.6%81.4%
Female59.8%40.2%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
All81.6%18.4%
Married96.6%3.4%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jesup Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9942.8281.6
Married5883.1996.6
Non Family2451.2869.8
Female1023.4459.8
Male594.4218.6

3.21

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

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Jesup Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.97%
9th to 12th Grade573.46%
High School Graduate60536.71%
Some College37022.45%
Associates Degree29818.08%
Bachelors Degree21012.74%
Graduate Degree925.58%
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Jesup Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jesup Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6341,561302
2+ Races99
Hispanic55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.48%.

Jesup Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,988$47,500$37,656
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,042$40,833$41,250
Some College$37,286$51,905$30,238
Bachelors Degree$53,875$69,250$51,875
Graduate Degree$47,386$$50,208

$40,988

Average Earnings

$47,500

Average Male

$37,656

Average Female

Jesup Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jesup Language by Age

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Jesup Language

99.69% of Jesup residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.31% of the population.

Jesup Language

Jesup Poverty by Race

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4.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.66%

Male Poverty Rate

3.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jesup

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jesup is White, with 4.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jesup is White, with 4.45% 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 10.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.01%.

Jesup Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.55%
Some College3.29%
High School1.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.33%

Jesup Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed23.81%
Female Employed3.73%
Male Employed2.40%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Jesup Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jesup Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,500$76,185
Families$84,567$85,956
Married Families$95,385-
Non Families$32,604$41,424
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Income by Household Type

Jesup Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jesup Married by Age and Sex

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Jesup 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 45-54.

Jesup Marital Status by Race

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Jesup Marital Status

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118

Number of Veterans

111

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War35
First Gulf War33
World War II6
Korea6

Jesup Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+37
65 to 7434
35 to 5427
55 to 6411
18 to 349

Jesup Veterans by Age

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Jesup Veterans by Race

Jesup Veterans by Education

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3.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jesup Veterans by Education

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78.3%

Labor Force Participation

76.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jesup Employment by Age

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Jesup Employment by Race

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Jesup 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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91.55%

Born in Jesup

99.68%

Native Born

0.32%

Foreign Born

0.14%

Non Citizen

0.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.68% of Jesup residents were born in the United States, with 91.55% having been born in Iowa. 0.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Jesup Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,693-5-0.19%
20202,698-5-0.18%
20192,703-5-0.18%
20182,70840.15%
20172,704321.20%
20162,672-4-0.15%
20152,676150.56%
20142,661220.83%
20132,639692.68%
20122,570220.86%
20112,548190.75%
20102,5290.00%

Jesup Population by Year