IA

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

About La Porte City, IA

La Porte City, IA is located in Black Hawk County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for La Porte City is about 2,240 with about 338 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,853.

The Average Home Value is $136,400.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $63,971.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for La Porte City is about 2%.

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

Black Hawk County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 16.36% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.53%
Republican: 44.77%
Libertarian: 1.08%
Other: 0.46%
Green: 0.15%


Nearby Locations

Mount Auburn, IA (5.46 mi.)
Buckingham, IA (9.44 mi.)
Raymond, IA (9.50 mi.)
Brandon, IA (9.74 mi.)
Jesup, IA (10.92 mi.)
Elk Run Hgts, IA (11.12 mi.)
Evansdale, IA (11.12 mi.)
Washburn, IA (11.62 mi.)
Dysart, IA (12.77 mi.)
Waterloo, IA (13.34 mi.)
Garrison, IA (13.48 mi.)
Hudson, IA (14.04 mi.)
Voorhies, IA (14.04 mi.)
Vinton, IA (14.63 mi.)
Dunkerton, IA (16.86 mi.)
Traer, IA (17.49 mi.)
Independence, IA (17.86 mi.)
Urbana, IA (17.99 mi.)
Rowley, IA (18.02 mi.)
Cedar Falls, IA (18.81 mi.)
Reinbeck, IA (19.26 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 50651
Latitude : 42.312057
Longitude : -92.210821
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 889 ft.
Area Code(s) : 319

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 44.51%
Female Population Estimate : 48.35%
Median Age : 41.0
Male Median Age : 41.1
Female Median Age : 40.9

White Population Estimate : 91.75%
Black Population Estimate : 0.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.80%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.36%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.49%
Other Population Estimate : 0.36%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of La Porte City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Black Hawk County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Black Hawk County: About 511 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Black Hawk County is about 1% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 44% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.