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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Iola is 5,343. Iola, Kansas is the 4,618th largest city in the US.
Iola is located entirely in Allen County.
The peak population of Iola was in 1990, when its population was 6,428. In 1990, Iola was the 3,433rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,618th largest city in the US. Iola is currently 16.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Iola has shrunk 15.1% since the year 2000. Iola, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Iola has a population density of 1,257.8 people per square mile.
|4614||Deer Park, Ohio||5,354||-10.6%|
|4619||Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey||5,342||0.0%|
|4621||St. Robert, Missouri||5,341||84.3%|
The total voting age population of Iola, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,164. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.5% of the residents of Iola are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Iola are 89.9% White, 6.2% Two or more races, 1.8% Black, 1.1% Asian, 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 4.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Iola, 26.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.6%. On a per-household basis, 23.6% of families are below the poverty line in Iola.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.6% of Iola residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Iola residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.7% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Iola residents aged 5 and older, 3.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Iola is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Iola, 20.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Iola is $36,750.
In Iola, 54.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.7% of housing units in Iola.
Of all the housing units in Iola, 25.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Iola, 5.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Iola is $680.
In Iola, 73.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.