|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Meriden is 161. Meriden, Iowa is the 17,134th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Meriden was in 1990, when its population was 189. In 1990, Meriden was the 16,925th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,134th largest city in the US. Meriden is currently 14.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Meriden has shrunk 12.5% since the year 2000. Meriden, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 68% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|17128||Hodges, South Carolina||161||-2.4%|
|17129||Hosmer, South Dakota||161||-43.7%|
|17132||Linn Grove, Iowa||161||-23.6%|
|17135||Mill Spring, Missouri||161||-26.4%|
|17140||Sanborn, North Dakota||161||-16.5%|
The total voting age population of Meriden, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 114. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Meriden are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Meriden are 96.9% White and 3.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Meriden, 11.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Meriden.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.3% of Meriden residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.1% of Meriden residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Meriden 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 Meriden is 3.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Meriden, 18.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Meriden is $60,000.
In Meriden, 90.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 9.7% of housing units in Meriden.
Of all the housing units in Meriden, 29.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Meriden, 1.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Meriden is $625.
In Meriden, 72.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.