Slater, Iowa Population 2021

1,424
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Slater is a city located in Story County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 1,424, it is the 209th largest city in Iowa and the 8914th largest city in the United States . Slater is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -4.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,489 in 2010. Slater reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Slater has a population density of 744 people per square mile.

The average household income in Slater is $84,350 with a poverty rate of 6.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $744 per month, and the median house value is $164,300. The median age in Slater is 33.5 years, 33.1 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Slater Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Slaterwas:

  • White: 95.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.84%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Slater, Iowa is 1,424 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,458.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,489.

Slater, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,51395.46%
Two or More Races452.84%
Some Other Race130.82%
Asian70.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.44%
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Slater Population by Race

Slater Population Pyramid $2021

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Slater Median Age

33.5


Total

33.1


Male

33.8


Female

Slater Adults

There are 1,099 adults, (219 of whom are seniors) in Slater.

Slater Age Dependency

80.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Slater Sex Ratio

Female

795

50.16%

Male

790

49.84%

Slater Population by Age

Slater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Slater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female77.8%22.2%
All79.5%20.5%
Married89.3%10.7%
Male100%0%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Slater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6092.679.5
Married3913.0789.3
Non Family1611.1555.9
Female543.5977.8
Male32100

3.07

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Slater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade70.67%
9th to 12th Grade90.86%
High School Graduate23722.53%
Some College25924.62%
Associates Degree16515.68%
Bachelors Degree26425.10%
Graduate Degree11110.55%
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Slater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Slater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,001985361
Hispanic39395
Other Race1313
Asian666
Native American33
2+ Races333

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 100.00%.

Slater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,556$56,458$40,214
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$$
High School Graduate$41,111$48,672$23,558
Some College$40,208$58,194$31,583
Bachelors Degree$50,804$61,250$48,438
Graduate Degree$62,083$95,625$49,286

$45,556

Average Earnings

$56,458

Average Male

$40,214

Average Female

Slater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Slater Language by Age

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Slater Language

94.56% of Slater residents speak only English, while 5.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.08% of the population.

Slater Language

Slater Poverty by Race

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6.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.72%

Male Poverty Rate

7.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Slater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Slater is White, with 7.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Slater is White, with 7.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.20%.

Slater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College8.73%
High School5.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Slater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed6.70%
Male Employed2.93%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Slater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Slater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,219$84,350
Families$93,077$95,525
Married Families$96,354-
Non Families$50,054$48,944
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Income by Household Type

Slater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.6%

Male Marriage Rate

67.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Slater Married by Age and Sex

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Slater Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Slater Marital Status by Race

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Slater Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea13
Vietnam9
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War6
World War II2

Slater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+22
65 to 749
35 to 549
55 to 644
18 to 34

Slater Veterans by Age

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Slater Veterans by Race

Slater Veterans by Education

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6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Slater Veterans by Education

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74.8%

Labor Force Participation

73.7%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Slater Employment by Age

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Slater Employment by Race

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Slater 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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83.09%

Born in Slater

98.42%

Native Born

1.58%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

0.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.42% of Slater residents were born in the United States, with 83.09% having been born in Iowa. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Slater Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,424-17-1.18%
20201,441-17-1.17%
20191,458-17-1.15%
20181,475-27-1.80%
20171,502-8-0.53%
20161,510-6-0.40%
20151,516-11-0.72%
20141,52780.53%
20131,519191.27%
20121,5000.00%
20111,50080.54%
20101,4920.00%

Slater Population by Year