|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Motte is 239. La Motte, Iowa is the 15,923rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of La Motte was in 2000, when its population was 272. In 2000, La Motte was the 15,874th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,923rd largest city in the US. La Motte is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
La Motte has shrunk 12.1% since the year 2000. La Motte, Iowa's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15917||Gary, South Dakota||239||3.4%|
|15920||Goldston, North Carolina||239||-26.6%|
|15923||La Motte, Iowa||239||-12.1%|
|15925||Parmele, North Carolina||239||-17.3%|
|15927||Hanley Falls, Minnesota||238||-26.0%|
The total voting age population of La Motte, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 172. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.9% of the residents of La Motte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Motte are 94.7% White, 4.3% Two or more races and 1.0% American Indian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Motte, 4.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.7%. On a per-household basis, 1.4% of families are below the poverty line in La Motte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.8% of La Motte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.1% of La Motte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.1% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Motte residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Motte is 8.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Motte, 6.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Motte is $68,750.
In La Motte, 90.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 9.3% of housing units in La Motte.
Of all the housing units in La Motte, 37.4% of them were build before 1940.
In La Motte, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Motte is $725.
In La Motte, 66.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.