Sumner, Iowa Population 2022

1,947
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Sumner is a city located in Bremer County Iowa. Sumner has a 2020 population of 1,947. Sumner is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -3.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,026 in 2010.

The average household income in Sumner is $77,857 with a poverty rate of 1.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $644 per month, and the median house value is $88,000. The median age in Sumner is 42.5 years, 38.9 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Sumner Demographics

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

  • White: 98.80%
  • Two or more races: 1.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sumner, Iowa is 1,947 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,947.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,026.

Sumner, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,14998.80%
Two or More Races221.01%
Black or African American40.18%
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Sumner Population by Race

Sumner Population Pyramid $2022

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Sumner Median Age

42.5


Total

38.9


Male

44.4


Female

Sumner Adults

There are 1,659 adults, (481 of whom are seniors) in Sumner.

Sumner Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumner Sex Ratio

Female

1,157

53.20%

Male

1,018

46.80%

Sumner Population by Age

Sumner Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sumner Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male16%84%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
All77%23%
Female77.6%22.4%
Married89.4%10.6%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumner Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9032.3477
Married5012.9189.4
Non Family3191.0962.1
Female583.5577.6
Male254.216

2.96

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Sumner Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade392.56%
9th to 12th Grade372.43%
High School Graduate61540.43%
Some College21514.14%
Associates Degree27217.88%
Bachelors Degree22214.60%
Graduate Degree1217.96%
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Sumner Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sumner Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4951,419317
Hispanic222222
Black444

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%.

Sumner Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,604$44,868$35,260
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$37,500$53,036$21,736
Some College$39,954$44,844$31,016
Bachelors Degree$47,305$47,946$47,109
Graduate Degree$77,692$$100,263

$42,604

Average Earnings

$44,868

Average Male

$35,260

Average Female

Sumner Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sumner Language by Age

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Sumner Language

99.55% of Sumner residents speak only English, while 0.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.45% of the population.

Sumner Language

Sumner Poverty by Race

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1.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.18%

Male Poverty Rate

1.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumner

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumner is White, with 2.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumner is Other, with NaN% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.58%.

Sumner Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.06%
High School3.95%
Bachelors or Greater1.79%
Some College1.04%

Sumner Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Sumner Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sumner Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,018$77,857
Families$78,148$94,785
Married Families$83,875-
Non Families$37,250$44,326
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Income by Household Type

Sumner Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumner Married by Age and Sex

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Sumner 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.

Sumner Marital Status by Race

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Sumner Marital Status

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180

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam43
Korea28
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War19
World War II10

Sumner Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+55
55 to 6446
65 to 7438
35 to 5432
18 to 349

Sumner Veterans by Age

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Sumner Veterans by Race

Sumner Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumner Veterans by Education

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71.2%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sumner Employment by Age

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Sumner Employment by Race

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Sumner 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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90.90%

Born in Sumner

99.59%

Native Born

0.41%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.59% of Sumner residents were born in the United States, with 90.90% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sumner Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,947-5-0.26%
20211,952-5-0.26%
20201,957-5-0.25%
20191,962-5-0.25%
20181,967-10-0.51%
20171,977-16-0.80%
20161,993-16-0.80%
20152,009-6-0.30%
20142,015-5-0.25%
20132,0200.00%
20122,02060.30%
20112,014-12-0.59%
20102,0260.00%

Sumner Population by Year