Maxwell, Iowa Population 2024

837

Maxwell is a city located in Story County Iowa. Maxwell has a 2024 population of 837. Maxwell is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -2.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 856 in 2020.

The average household income in Maxwell is $78,935 with a poverty rate of 11.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Maxwell is 40 years, 42.2 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Maxwell Demographics

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

  • White: 90.46%
  • Two or more races: 6.7%
  • Asian: 2.71%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Iowa
Land Area (mi²)
1.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
766.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.22% (-19)
The current population of Maxwell, Iowa is 837 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 856.

Maxwell, Iowa Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White70290.46%
Two or more races526.7%
Asian212.71%
Other race10.13%
Black or African American
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Maxwell Population by Race

Maxwell Population Pyramid 2024

Maxwell Median Age

40

Total

42.2

Male

39.6

Female

Maxwell Adults

There are 584 adults, (126 of whom are seniors) in Maxwell.

Maxwell Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Maxwell Sex Ratio

Female41753.74%
Male35946.26%

Maxwell Population by Age

Maxwell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3442.2684.615.4
Married1832.87946
Non Family1261.2579.420.6
Female213.152.447.6
Male14257.142.9
showing: 5 rows

2.83

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

84.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Maxwell 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

Maxwell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Maxwell Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 35.29%.

Maxwell Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$49,321

Average Earnings

$55,000

Average Male

$44,485

Average Female

Maxwell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Maxwell Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Maxwell Language

98.5% of Maxwell residents speak only English, while 1.5% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Maxwell Language

Maxwell Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White693649.24%
Asian212095.24%
Multiple5247.69%
showing: 3 rows

11.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.58%

Male Poverty Rate

11.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Maxwell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Maxwell is Asian, with 95.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Maxwell is Multiple, with 7.69% 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 19.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.57%.

Maxwell Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College12.22%
Less Than 9th Grade10.53%
High School5.41%
Bachelors or Greater1.44%
showing: 4 rows

Maxwell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Unemployed58.82%
Male Employed1.52%
Female Employed1.06%
showing: 4 rows

Maxwell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Maxwell Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Maxwell Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Maxwell Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Maxwell 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.

Maxwell Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Maxwell Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

31

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

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Maxwell Veterans by War

count

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Maxwell Veterans by Age

count

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Maxwell Veterans by Race

Maxwell Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Maxwell Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Maxwell Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Maxwell Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Maxwell 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

80.8%

Born in Maxwell

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.13%

Non Citizen

0.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.74% of Maxwell residents were born in the United States, with 80.8% having been born in Iowa. 0.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Maxwell Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029797-8-0.99%
2028805-8-0.98%
2027813-8-0.97%
2026821-8-0.97%
2025829-8-0.96%
2024837-8-0.95%
2023845-8-0.94%
2022853-8-0.93%
202186150.58%
2020856-49-5.41%
2019905-4-0.44%
2018909-15-1.62%
2017924-7-0.75%
201693150.54%
201592640.43%
2014922-1-0.11%
2013923
2012923-3-0.32%
201192630.33%
2010923
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Maxwell Population by Year