|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Houghton is 137. Houghton, Iowa is the 17,498th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Houghton was in 2010, when its population was 146. In 2010, Houghton was the 17,608th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,498th largest city in the US. Houghton is currently 6.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Houghton has grown 5.3% since the 2000. Houghton, Iowa is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|17492||Tolna, North Dakota||138||-31.3%|
|17494||Ben Lomond, Arkansas||137||8.7%|
|17499||La Russell, Missouri||137||-1.4%|
|17500||Lignite, North Dakota||137||-20.8%|
|17503||Noonan, North Dakota||137||-10.4%|
|17504||Panorama Park, Iowa||137||4.5%|
The total voting age population of Houghton, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 96. The voting age population is 51.0% male and 49.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.2% of the residents of Houghton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Houghton are 100.0% White.
In Houghton, 8.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.0% of families are below the poverty line in Houghton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.7% of Houghton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.4% of Houghton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Houghton residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% 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 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Houghton is 1.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Houghton, 9.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Houghton is $65,000.
In Houghton, 73.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.9% of housing units in Houghton.
Of all the housing units in Houghton, 10.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Houghton, 8.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Houghton is $550.
In Houghton, 61.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.