|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Atlantic is 6,758. Atlantic, Iowa is the 4,063rd largest city in the US.
Atlantic is located entirely in Cass County.
The peak population of Atlantic was in 1990, when its population was 7,523. In 1990, Atlantic was the 3,068th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,063rd largest city in the US. Atlantic is currently 10.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Atlantic has shrunk 6.8% since the year 2000. Atlantic, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Atlantic has a population density of 855.1 people per square mile.
|4064||Bayville, New York||6,751||-5.4%|
|4068||Bonne Terre, Missouri||6,731||66.5%|
The total voting age population of Atlantic, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,165. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.1% of the residents of Atlantic are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Atlantic are 96.1% White, 1.0% American Indian, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.7% Other, 0.4% Black, 0.4% Asian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 3.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Atlantic, 18.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.2%. On a per-household basis, 14.8% of families are below the poverty line in Atlantic.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.0% of Atlantic residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.6% of Atlantic residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Atlantic residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Atlantic is 1.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Atlantic, 18.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Atlantic is $41,542.
In Atlantic, 60.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.7% of housing units in Atlantic.
Of all the housing units in Atlantic, 34.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Atlantic, 6.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 220 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Atlantic is $622.
In Atlantic, 71.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.