Webster City, Iowa Population 2022

7,608
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Webster City is a city located in Hamilton County Iowa. Webster City has a 2020 population of 7,608. It is also the county seat of Hamilton County. Webster City is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -5.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,049 in 2010.

The average household income in Webster City is $62,366 with a poverty rate of 13.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $97,000. The median age in Webster City is 42 years, 40.6 years for males, and 44.6 years for females.

Webster City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Webster Citywas:

  • White: 89.38%
  • Asian: 5.55%
  • Black or African American: 2.48%
  • Other race: 2.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.41%
  • Two or more races: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Webster City, Iowa is 7,608 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,608.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,049.

Webster City, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,91189.38%
Asian4295.55%
Black or African American1922.48%
Some Other Race1642.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander320.41%
Two or More Races40.05%
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Webster City Population by Race

Webster City Population Pyramid $2022

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Webster City Median Age

42


Total

40.6


Male

44.6


Female

Webster City Adults

There are 5,920 adults, (1,577 of whom are seniors) in Webster City.

Webster City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster City Sex Ratio

Female

3,891

50.32%

Male

3,841

49.68%

Webster City Population by Age

Webster City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Webster City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family47.7%52.3%
Male51.2%48.8%
Female56.5%43.5%
All65.9%34.1%
Married84.2%15.8%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4042.2365.9
Married1,6102.9584.2
Non Family1,3521.0947.7
Female3172.9256.5
Male1253.4351.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Webster City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2344.21%
9th to 12th Grade2464.43%
High School Graduate1,93034.76%
Some College96317.35%
Associates Degree89916.19%
Bachelors Degree89316.08%
Graduate Degree3876.97%
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Webster City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Webster City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,8094,6051,153
Hispanic39314051
Asian23722035
Other Race10326
Black77719
Islander323232
2+ Races44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Webster City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,381$46,052$31,482
Less Than 9th Grade$46,563$75,125$13,529
High School Graduate$30,995$33,750$27,743
Some College$44,474$48,780$37,222
Bachelors Degree$38,250$47,656$34,063
Graduate Degree$73,173$160,625$70,089

$39,381

Average Earnings

$46,052

Average Male

$31,482

Average Female

Webster City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Webster City Language by Age

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Webster City Language

86.25% of Webster City residents speak only English, while 13.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.09% of the population.

Webster City Language

Webster City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,1705859.48%
Asian42918442.89%
Black18416690.22%
Other109NaN%
Hispanic77010914.16%

13.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.72%

Male Poverty Rate

15.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster City is Black, with 90.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.32%.

Webster City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.57%
High School19.15%
Some College7.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%

Webster City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed62.50%
Female Employed6.76%
Male Employed3.44%

Webster City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Webster City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,446$62,366
Families$67,655$77,069
Married Families$76,328-
Non Families$32,875$38,447
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Income by Household Type

Webster City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster City Married by Age and Sex

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Webster City 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.

Webster City Marital Status by Race

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Webster City Marital Status

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427

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam127
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War67
Korea46
World War II39

Webster City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+150
35 to 54135
65 to 7476
55 to 6443
18 to 3423

Webster City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4227.76%
Asian51.97%

Webster City Veterans by Race

Webster City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster City Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Webster City Employment by Age

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Webster City Employment by Race

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Webster City 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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72.70%

Born in Webster City

93.15%

Native Born

6.85%

Foreign Born

2.85%

Non Citizen

4.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.15% of Webster City residents were born in the United States, with 72.70% having been born in Iowa. 2.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Webster City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20227,608-21-0.28%
20217,629-21-0.27%
20207,650-21-0.27%
20197,671-21-0.27%
20187,692-50-0.65%
20177,742-26-0.33%
20167,768-67-0.86%
20157,8350.00%
20147,835-58-0.73%
20137,893220.28%
20127,871-86-1.08%
20117,957-92-1.14%
20108,049-127-0.16%
20008,1762820.35%
19907,894-678-0.82%
19808,572840.10%
19708,488-32-0.04%
19608,5209091.13%
19507,6118731.23%
19406,738-286-0.41%
19307,0241,3672.19%
19205,6574490.83%
19105,2085951.22%
19004,6131,7845.01%
18902,8290.00%

Webster City Population by Year