|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lacona is 342. Lacona, Iowa is the 14,692nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lacona was in 2000, when its population was 363. In 2000, Lacona was the 14,753rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,692nd largest city in the US. Lacona is currently 5.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Lacona has shrunk 5.7% since the year 2000. Lacona, Iowa's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14687||Dover, North Carolina||342||-22.9%|
|14688||False Pass, Alaska||342||442.8%|
|14689||Fort Coffee, Oklahoma||342||-16.9%|
|14694||Neche, North Dakota||342||-21.5%|
|14698||Blooming Valley, Pennsylvania||341||-10.4%|
The total voting age population of Lacona, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 254. The voting age population is 52.4% male and 47.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Lacona are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lacona are 98.4% White and 1.6% Two or more races.
In Lacona, 18.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.7%. On a per-household basis, 15.6% of families are below the poverty line in Lacona.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.1% of Lacona residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.1% of Lacona residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.2% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lacona 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 Lacona is 11.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lacona, 11.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lacona is $52,500.
In Lacona, 76.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.7% of housing units in Lacona.
Of all the housing units in Lacona, 42.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Lacona, 8.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lacona is $617.
In Lacona, 84.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.