University Park, Iowa Population 2024

475

University Park is a city located in Mahaska County Iowa. University Park has a 2024 population of 475. University Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -2.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 486 in 2020.

The average household income in University Park is $62,901 with a poverty rate of 12.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in University Park is 35.1 years, 25.4 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.

University Park Demographics

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

  • White: 85.87%
  • Two or more races: 10.6%
  • Black or African American: 1.59%
  • Other race: 1.06%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Iowa
Land Area (mi²)
0.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
614.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.26% (-11)
The current population of University Park, Iowa is 475 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 486.

University Park, Iowa Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White48685.87%
Two or more races6010.6%
Black or African American91.59%
Other race61.06%
Asian30.53%
Native American20.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

University Park Population by Race

University Park Population Pyramid 2024

University Park Median Age

35.1

Total

25.4

Male

39.4

Female

University Park Adults

There are 375 adults, (37 of whom are seniors) in University Park.

University Park Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

10.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.5

Child Dependency Ratio

University Park Sex Ratio

Female26446.64%
Male30253.36%

University Park Population by Age

University Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2272.4961.738.3
Married1003.22919
Non Family921.3546.753.3
Female323.5315.684.4
Male32.3333.366.7
showing: 5 rows

3.2

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

University Park 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

University Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

University Park Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

University Park Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$40,789

Average Earnings

$51,923

Average Male

$35,921

Average Female

University Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

University Park Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

University Park Language

97.38% of University Park residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

University Park Language

University Park Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White468418.76%
Multiple601321.67%
Hispanic241145.83%
Other66100%
Asian33100%
Black9222.22%
showing: 6 rows

12.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.93%

Male Poverty Rate

14.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in University Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in University Park is Asian, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in University Park is White, with 8.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.27%.

University Park Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.62%
Bachelors or Greater19.74%
High School6.12%
Some College4.26%
showing: 4 rows

University Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed9.03%
Male Employed6.62%
showing: 4 rows

University Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

University Park Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

University Park Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

University Park Married by Age and Sex

male

female

University Park 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.

University Park Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

University Park Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

27

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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University Park Veterans by War

count

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University Park Veterans by Age

count

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University Park Veterans by Race

University Park Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

18.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

University Park Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.8%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

University Park Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

University Park Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

University Park 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

78.45%

Born in University Park

97.7%

Native Born

2.3%

Foreign Born

1.77%

Non Citizen

0.53%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.7% of University Park residents were born in the United States, with 78.45% having been born in Iowa. 1.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

University Park Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029470-1-0.21%
2028471-1-0.21%
2027472-1-0.21%
2026473-1-0.21%
2025474-1-0.21%
2024475-1-0.21%
2023476-1-0.21%
2022477-1-0.21%
2021478-8-1.65%
2020486163.4%
2019470-1-0.21%
2018471-4-0.84%
2017475-4-0.84%
2016479-2-0.42%
2015481-5-1.03%
2014486-3-0.61%
201348930.62%
2012486-4-0.82%
201149030.62%
2010487
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University Park Population by Year