|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Carter Lake is 3,783. Carter Lake, Iowa is the 5,580th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Carter Lake was in 2020, when its population was 3,798. In 2020, Carter Lake was the 5,559th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,580th largest city in the US. Carter Lake is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Carter Lake has grown 16.2% since the 2000. Carter Lake, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 68% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|5574||New Lebanon, Ohio||3,790||-10.5%|
|5579||Alfred, New York||3,786||-6.5%|
|5580||Carter Lake, Iowa||3,783||16.2%|
|5583||Hudson, North Carolina||3,777||23.0%|
|5584||Golf Manor, Ohio||3,776||-5.1%|
The total voting age population of Carter Lake, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,634. The voting age population is 51.0% male and 49.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.7% of the residents of Carter Lake are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Carter Lake are 92.1% White, 4.4% Other, 1.2% Two or more races, 1.1% Black, 0.8% American Indian and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 10.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Carter Lake, 19.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.3%. On a per-household basis, 17.2% of families are below the poverty line in Carter Lake.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.7% of Carter Lake residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Carter Lake residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Carter Lake residents aged 5 and older, 7.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Carter Lake is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Carter Lake, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Carter Lake is $58,839.
In Carter Lake, 75.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.8% of housing units in Carter Lake.
Of all the housing units in Carter Lake, 5.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Carter Lake, 17.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 280 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Carter Lake is $917.
In Carter Lake, 80.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.