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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bennett is 344. Bennett, Iowa is the 14,665th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bennett was in 1990, when its population was 425. In 1990, Bennett was the 13,787th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,665th largest city in the US. Bennett is currently 19.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Bennett has shrunk 12.9% since the year 2000. Bennett, Iowa's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14661||Murray City, Ohio||345||-23.8%|
|14666||Bridge Creek, Oklahoma||344||975.0%|
The total voting age population of Bennett, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 303. The voting age population is 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.3% of the residents of Bennett are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bennett are 93.4% White, 6.1% Two or more races and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bennett, 4.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.5%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Bennett.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.2% of Bennett residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Bennett residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bennett residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bennett is 1.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bennett, 7.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bennett is $61,875.
In Bennett, 70.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.9% of housing units in Bennett.
Of all the housing units in Bennett, 61.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Bennett, 2.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bennett is $586.
In Bennett, 74.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.