La Porte City, Iowa Population 2022

2,207
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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.

La Porte City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Porte Citywas:

  • White: 94.28%
  • Other race: 4.34%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.33%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of La Porte City, Iowa is 2,207 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,207.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,285.

La Porte City, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,58694.28%
Some Other Race1194.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.40%
Two or More Races90.33%
Asian90.33%
Black or African American90.33%
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La Porte City Population by Race

La Porte City Population Pyramid $2022

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La Porte City Median Age

40.8


Total

40.4


Male

41.4


Female

La Porte City Adults

There are 1,974 adults, (538 of whom are seniors) in La Porte City.

La Porte City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.6

Child Dependency Ratio

La Porte City Sex Ratio

Female

1,455

53.04%

Male

1,288

46.96%

La Porte City Population by Age

La Porte City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Porte City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female75%25%
All81.1%18.9%
Married88.4%11.6%
Male100%0%

81.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Porte City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0452.5881.1
Married5863.2388.4
Non Family3621.2968.5
Female643.5375
Male333.42100

3.22

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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La Porte City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade241.36%
9th to 12th Grade402.26%
High School Graduate64036.16%
Some College40622.94%
Associates Degree28716.21%
Bachelors Degree19711.13%
Graduate Degree1769.94%
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La Porte City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Porte City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7001,645346
Other Race252518
Hispanic1818
Native American1111
Asian9
2+ Races99
Black999

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%.

La Porte City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,466$44,946$35,245
Less Than 9th Grade$11,750$12,500$
High School Graduate$40,469$46,136$30,250
Some College$35,196$40,417$34,333
Bachelors Degree$43,618$56,429$32,474
Graduate Degree$60,938$74,375$50,536

$38,466

Average Earnings

$44,946

Average Male

$35,245

Average Female

La Porte City Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Porte City Language by Age

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La Porte City Language

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.

La Porte City Language

La Porte City Poverty by Race

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6.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.79%

Male Poverty Rate

8.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Porte City

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%.

La Porte City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.55%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater7.24%
High School5.62%

La Porte City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed41.18%
Female Unemployed29.41%
Female Employed2.53%
Male Employed1.36%

La Porte City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Porte City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,298$68,918
Families$77,969$82,650
Married Families$81,894-
Non Families$33,333$41,376
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Income by Household Type

La Porte City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

La Porte City Married by Age and Sex

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La Porte City 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.

La Porte City Marital Status by Race

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La Porte City Marital Status

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166

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
First Gulf War22
Second Gulf War15
Korea8
World War II

La Porte City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7465
35 to 5451
75+35
55 to 6415
18 to 34

La Porte City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1628.48%
Hispanic422.22%
Native American436.36%

La Porte City Veterans by Race

La Porte City Veterans by Education

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2.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Porte City Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

La Porte City Employment by Age

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La Porte City Employment by Race

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La Porte City 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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85.75%

Born in La Porte City

98.94%

Native Born

1.06%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

La Porte City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,207-11-0.50%
20212,218-11-0.49%
20202,229-11-0.49%
20192,240-11-0.49%
20182,251-21-0.92%
20172,272-10-0.44%
20162,282-17-0.74%
20152,299-2-0.09%
20142,30140.17%
20132,297100.44%
20122,287-4-0.17%
20112,29160.26%
20102,2850.00%

La Porte City Population by Year