Muscatine, Iowa Population 2020

23,627
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Muscatine is a city located in Iowa. With a 2020 population of 23,627, it is the 23rd largest city in Iowa and the 1627th largest city in the United States. Muscatine is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually but its population has increased by 3.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,886 in 2010. Muscatine reached it's highest population of 23,934 in 2014. Spanning over 19 miles, Muscatine has a population density of 1,300 people per square mile.

The average household income in Muscatine is $63,345 with a poverty rate of 15.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $828 per month, and the median house value is $107,200. The median age in Muscatine is 35.6 years, 34.3 years for males, and 37.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.7 males.

Muscatine Demographics

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

  • White: 89.21%
  • Two or more races: 4.00%
  • Black or African American: 3.77%
  • Other race: 2.03%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Muscatine, Iowa is 23,627, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,817.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,886.

Muscatine, Iowa Population 2020

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202043,003370.09%
201942,966370.09%
201842,929370.09%
201742,892-33-0.08%
201642,925-95-0.22%
201543,020380.09%
201442,982220.05%
201342,960970.23%
201242,863770.18%
201142,786370.09%
201042,7490.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,28889.21%
Two or More Races9554.00%
Black or African American8993.77%
Some Other Race4852.03%
Asian1860.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.05%
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Muscatine Population Pyramid 2020

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Muscatine Median Age

35.6


Total

34.3


Male

37.4


Female

Muscatine Adults

There are 17,628 adults, (3,608 of whom are seniors) in Muscatine.

Muscatine Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscatine Sex Ratio

Female

12,259

51.37%

Male

11,605

48.63%

Muscatine Households and Families

Muscatine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Muscatine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All66.1%33.9%
Male60.1%39.9%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female49.6%50.4%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3822.566.1
Married4,0463.2183.1
Non Family3,3051.253.7
Female1,4753.2749.6
Male5563.0460.1

3.11

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Muscatine Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8905.72%
9th to 12th Grade1,2037.73%
High School Graduate5,32934.26%
Some College3,04919.60%
Associates Degree1,85511.93%
Bachelors Degree2,25314.49%
Graduate Degree9756.27%
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Muscatine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,35310,9122,831
Hispanic2,3821,834269
Black53245970
Other Race32922847
Multiple Races31424026
Asian1209146
Native American4040

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.33%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,053$43,566$27,438
Less Than High School$27,332$31,170$16,211
High School Grad$33,641$42,366$24,021
Some College$32,122$41,725$26,064
Bachelors Degree$44,298$51,576$39,886
Graduate Degree$66,354$76,542$62,554

$36,053

Average Earnings

$43,566

Average Male

$27,438

Average Female

Muscatine Language

Muscatine Language by Age

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Muscatine Language

85.81% of Muscatine residents speak only English, while 14.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.78% of the population.

Muscatine Poverty

Muscatine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9282,45514.50%
Hispanic4,97673714.81%
Black82532138.91%
Multiple92829131.36%
Other4857916.29%
Asian1863217.20%
Native401537.50%

15.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.57%

Male Poverty Rate

17.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscatine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscatine is Black, with 38.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscatine is White, with 14.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.33%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.14%
High School14.07%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.09%
Female Employed10.47%
Female Unemployed7.20%
Male Employed5.23%

Muscatine Income

Muscatine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,030$63,345
Families$61,396$71,335
Married Families$76,879-
Non Families$34,182$44,726
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Muscatine Marital Status

Muscatine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscatine Married by Age and Sex

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Muscatine 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 35-44.

Muscatine Marital Status by Race

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Muscatine Veterans

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887

Number of Veterans

811

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam283
First Gulf War130
Korea88
Second Gulf War57
World War II28
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Age Group Veterans
75+244
65 to 74239
35 to 54238
55 to 64137
18 to 3429
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Name Veterans % of Total
White8545.32%
Black213.65%
2 or More123.02%
Hispanic110.37%

Muscatine Veterans by Education

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5.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscatine Employment Status

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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67.92%

Born in Iowa

93.32%

Native Born

6.68%

Foreign Born

4.00%

Non Citizen

2.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.32% of Muscatine residents were born in the United States, with 67.92% having been born in Iowa. 4.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202023,627-95-0.40%
201923,722-95-0.40%
201823,817440.19%
201723,773-95-0.40%
201623,868-58-0.24%
201523,926-8-0.03%
201423,934510.21%
201323,883480.20%
201223,835350.15%
201123,800290.12%
201023,7711,0740.46%
200022,697-184-0.08%
199022,881-586-0.25%
198023,4671,0620.46%
197022,4051,4080.65%
196020,9971,9560.98%
195019,0417550.41%
194018,2861,5080.86%
193016,7787100.43%
192016,068-110-0.07%
191016,1782,1051.40%
190014,0732,6192.08%
189011,4543,1593.28%
18808,2951,5772.13%
18706,7181,3942.35%
18605,3242,7847.68%
18502,5400.00%