|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cedar Falls is 40,388. Cedar Falls, Iowa is the 981st largest city in the US.
Cedar Falls is located entirely in Black Hawk County.
The peak population of Cedar Falls was in 2020, when its population was 40,485. In 2020, Cedar Falls was the 976th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 981st largest city in the US. Cedar Falls is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Cedar Falls has grown 11.5% since the 2000. Cedar Falls, Iowa's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cedar Falls has a population density of 1,365.7 people per square mile.
|978||Valley Stream, New York||40,414||11.2%|
|979||Crystal Lake, Illinois||40,411||5.3%|
|980||Lake Oswego, Oregon||40,411||13.1%|
|981||Cedar Falls, Iowa||40,388||11.5%|
|982||New Berlin, Wisconsin||40,375||5.0%|
|983||Kearny, New Jersey||40,370||-0.3%|
|984||Olive Branch, Mississippi||40,276||88.8%|
|985||Pine Bluff, Arkansas||40,244||-26.9%|
The total voting age population of Cedar Falls, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,057. The voting age population is 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Cedar Falls are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cedar Falls are 91.0% White, 3.9% Asian, 2.5% Black, 1.7% Two or more races, 0.4% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cedar Falls, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.6%. On a per-household basis, 6.4% of families are below the poverty line in Cedar Falls.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.1% of Cedar Falls residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.1% of Cedar Falls residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.4% have a bachelor's degree and 18.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cedar Falls residents aged 5 and older, 7.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cedar Falls is 3.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cedar Falls, 19.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cedar Falls is $61,420.
In Cedar Falls, 63.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.0% of housing units in Cedar Falls.
Of all the housing units in Cedar Falls, 12.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Cedar Falls, 21.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cedar Falls is $875.
In Cedar Falls, 87.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.