Norwalk, IA

9,944 Population
10.8 square miles 924.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
924.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.8%
was 45.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
0.6%
was 1.3%
 
Percent Under 18
27.5%
was 27.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
10.4%
was 9.1%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
3.0%
was 1.5%
 
Median Household Income
$80,675
was $79,252
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
37.1
35.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
109.2
was 104.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,567.9
was 774.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
3,813
was 3,722
 
Median Rent
$840
was $823
 
Total Building Permits
107
was 70
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,708
was 3,597
 
Homeownership Rate
71.4%
was 71.7%
 
Single Family Building Permits
107
was 70
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
351.5
was 346.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
9.0%
was 10.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
29.7
was 19.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
11.6
was 7.8
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.6%
was 97.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.0%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.7%
was 96.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
36.5%
was 35.4%
 

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