IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Iowa City, IA

Iowa City, IA is located in Johnson County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Iowa City is about 105,389 with about 1,133 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 118,041.

The Average Home Value is $171,860.00, which is roughly 32% higher than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,370.60, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Iowa City is about 4.8%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Johnson County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 60.78% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 70.57%
Republican: 27.68%
Libertarian: 1.15%
Other: 0.35%
Green: 0.25%


Nearby Locations

Oakdale, IA (2.98 mi.)
Coralville, IA (2.98 mi.)
Coralville N, IA (2.98 mi.)
Tiffin, IA (7.97 mi.)
West Branch, IA (9.43 mi.)
Solon, IA (10.10 mi.)
Riverside, IA (12.39 mi.)
Lone Tree, IA (13.09 mi.)
Oxford, IA (14.00 mi.)
West Liberty, IA (14.90 mi.)
Kalona, IA (15.01 mi.)
Shueyville, IA (15.79 mi.)
Swisher, IA (15.79 mi.)
Ely, IA (16.57 mi.)
Nichols, IA (16.87 mi.)
Homestead, IA (19.06 mi.)
Lisbon, IA (19.32 mi.)
Mount Vernon, IA (19.80 mi.)
Atalissa, IA (19.87 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 52240, 52241, 52242, 52245, 52246
Latitude : 41.642647
Longitude : -91.541636
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 650 ft.
Area Code(s) : 319

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.80
Male Population Estimate : 45.88%
Female Population Estimate : 45.61%
Median Age : 26.4
Male Median Age : 26.2
Female Median Age : 26.8

White Population Estimate : 77.58%
Black Population Estimate : 6.19%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.13%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.90%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.69%
Other Population Estimate : 2.42%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Iowa City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Johnson County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Johnson County: About 271 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Johnson County is about 75% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 6% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.