Keosauqua is a city located in Van Buren County Iowa. Keosauqua has a 2020 population of 922. It is also the county seat of Van Buren County. Keosauqua is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -1.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 936 in 2010.
The average household income in Keosauqua is $55,000 with a poverty rate of 14.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $668 per month, and the median house value is $91,200. The median age in Keosauqua is 55.2 years, 50.7 years for males, and 57.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Keosauquawas:
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 black people with a rate of 50.00%.
98.55% of Keosauqua residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Keosauqua is White, with 8.56% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Keosauqua is Multiple, with 78.13% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.59%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Keosauqua
99.89% of Keosauqua residents were born in the United States, with 71.80% having been born in Iowa. 0.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.