Storm Lake, IA

10,768 Population
5.3 square miles 2,042 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
2,042
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
51.9%
was 56.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
28.8%
was 30.3%
 
Percent Under 18
27.4%
was 27.7%
 
Percent 65 and Over
10.7%
was 12.4%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
16.4%
was 15.2%
 
Median Household Income
$43,226
was $43,539
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
45.3
45.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
447.4
was 499.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,584.2
was 2,451.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
3,804
was 3,806
 
Median Rent
$603
was $591
 
Total Building Permits
80
was 4
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,508
was 3,582
 
Homeownership Rate
56.8%
was 58.3%
 
Single Family Building Permits
48
was 4
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
721.4
was 721.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.3%
was 13.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
32
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
20.7
was 1.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
7.5
was 0.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.9%
was 95.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
78.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.0%
was 93.6%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
65.6%
was 66.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
15.4%
was 16.8%
 

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