|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Sharon is 1,248. New Sharon, Iowa is the 9,390th largest city in the US.
The peak population of New Sharon was in 2000, when its population was 1,308. In 2000, New Sharon was the 9,047th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,390th largest city in the US. New Sharon is currently 4.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
New Sharon has shrunk 4.5% since the year 2000. New Sharon, Iowa's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9384||North Apollo, Pennsylvania||1,249||-12.2%|
|9385||Robersonville, North Carolina||1,249||-27.7%|
|9389||La Crosse, Kansas||1,248||-8.7%|
|9390||New Sharon, Iowa||1,248||-4.5%|
|9391||North Bend, Nebraska||1,248||2.7%|
|9394||Hurley, New Mexico||1,247||-14.4%|
The total voting age population of New Sharon, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 943. The voting age population is 41.9% male and 58.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.2% of the residents of New Sharon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New Sharon are 98.8% White, 0.8% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian.
In New Sharon, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.3% of families are below the poverty line in New Sharon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.6% of New Sharon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.8% of New Sharon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New Sharon residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New Sharon is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New Sharon, 11.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in New Sharon is $65,341.
In New Sharon, 89.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.5% of housing units in New Sharon.
Of all the housing units in New Sharon, 31.7% of them were build before 1940.
In New Sharon, 7.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Sharon is $488.
In New Sharon, 84.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.