Indianola, IA

15,343 Population
11.2 square miles 1,364.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.5%
was 0.5%
 
Population Density
1,364.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
58.3%
was 58.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
1.3%
was 1.5%
 
Percent Under 18
24.5%
was 24.6%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.9%
was 15.7%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
13.2%
was 13.3%
 
Median Household Income
$51,414
was $49,708
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.6
41.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
648
was 486.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,333
was 2,327.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,023
was 5,905
 
Median Rent
$735
was $711
 
Total Building Permits
107
was 58
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,771
was 5,666
 
Homeownership Rate
65.4%
was 66.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
47
was 13
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
535.5
was 525.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
11.2%
was 11.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
60
was 45
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
18.3
was 10.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
7.2
was 3.9
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.9%
was 100%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 99.5%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.9%
was 95.5%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
28.4%
was 29.5%
 

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