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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Blakesburg is 272. Blakesburg, Iowa is the 15,474th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Blakesburg was in 2000, when its population was 371. In 2000, Blakesburg was the 14,659th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,474th largest city in the US. Blakesburg is currently 26.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Blakesburg has shrunk 26.6% since the year 2000. Blakesburg, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Blakesburg, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 225. The voting age population is 40.0% male and 60.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 37.5% of the residents of Blakesburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Blakesburg are 97.6% White, 2.0% Two or more races and 0.4% Asian.
In Blakesburg, 17.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.4%. On a per-household basis, 13.3% of families are below the poverty line in Blakesburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Blakesburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Blakesburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Blakesburg residents aged 5 and older, 0.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Blakesburg is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Blakesburg, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Blakesburg is $30,104.
In Blakesburg, 56.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.1% of housing units in Blakesburg.
Of all the housing units in Blakesburg, 51.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Blakesburg, 0.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Blakesburg is $506.
In Blakesburg, 51.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.