Lakota, Iowa Population 2024

261

Lakota is a city located in Kossuth County Iowa. Lakota has a 2024 population of 261. Lakota is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -1.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 266 in 2020.

The average household income in Lakota is $77,065 with a poverty rate of 19.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lakota is 37 years, 38.7 years for males, and 34.7 years for females.

Lakota Demographics

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

  • White: 92.71%
  • Two or more races: 4.51%
  • Other race: 2.78%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Iowa
Land Area (mi²)
0.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
358.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.88% (-5)
The current population of Lakota, Iowa is 261 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 266.

Lakota, Iowa Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White26792.71%
Two or more races134.51%
Other race82.78%
Black or African American
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lakota Population by Race

Lakota Population Pyramid 2024

Lakota Median Age

37

Total

38.7

Male

34.7

Female

Lakota Adults

There are 197 adults, (55 of whom are seniors) in Lakota.

Lakota Age Dependency

102.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakota Sex Ratio

Female14751.04%
Male14148.96%

Lakota Population by Age

Lakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1152.575.724.3
Married542.8588.911.1
Non Family371.0581.118.9
Female174.2411.888.2
Male73.291000
showing: 5 rows

3

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lakota Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lakota Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.02%.

Lakota Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$39,028

Average Earnings

$60,938

Average Male

$34,583

Average Female

Lakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lakota Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lakota Language

96.07% of Lakota residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.93% of the population.

Lakota Language

Lakota Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2615521.07%
Other8112.5%
Hispanic2414.17%
showing: 3 rows

19.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.35%

Male Poverty Rate

27.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakota is White, with 21.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakota is Hispanic, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 21.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.99%.

Lakota Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.23%
Bachelors or Greater16.67%
Some College10.53%
High School5.77%
showing: 4 rows

Lakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Employed17.57%
Male Employed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Lakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lakota Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lakota Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakota Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lakota Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lakota Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

18

Number of Veterans

18

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Lakota Veterans by War

count

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Lakota Veterans by Age

count

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Lakota Veterans by Race

Lakota Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakota Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lakota Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lakota Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lakota Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

42.01%

Born in Lakota

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Lakota residents were born in the United States, with 42.01% having been born in Iowa. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lakota Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029261
2028261
2027261
2026261
2025261
2024261
2023261
2022261
2021261-5-1.88%
2020266-13-4.66%
2019279
2018279
2017279-5-1.76%
2016284-2-0.7%
2015286-2-0.69%
2014288-2-0.69%
2013290-1-0.34%
2012291
2011291-2-0.68%
2010293
showing: 20 rows

Lakota Population by Year