La Porte City is a city located in Black Hawk County Iowa. La Porte City has a 2020 population of 2,207. La Porte City is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -3.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,285 in 2010.
The average household income in La Porte City is $68,918 with a poverty rate of 6.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $120,100. The median age in La Porte City is 40.8 years, 40.4 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Porte Citywas:
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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
92.81% of La Porte City residents speak only English, while 7.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in La Porte City is White, with 7.24% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in La Porte City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in La Porte City
98.94% of La Porte City residents were born in the United States, with 85.75% having been born in Iowa. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.