|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Prairie City is 1,708. Prairie City, Iowa is the 8,209th largest city in the US.
The current population of Prairie City (1,708) is it's peak population.
Prairie City has grown 24.8% since the 2000. Prairie City, Iowa is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8204||Port Dickinson, New York||1,709||0.8%|
|8207||Evans City, Pennsylvania||1,708||-14.8%|
|8208||Mount Pleasant, North Carolina||1,708||17.7%|
|8209||Prairie City, Iowa||1,708||24.8%|
|8212||Webster, South Dakota||1,707||-12.1%|
|8214||Braddock Hills, Pennsylvania||1,706||-14.2%|
The total voting age population of Prairie City, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,410. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.4% of the residents of Prairie City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Prairie City are 98.6% White, 1.1% Black, 0.2% Asian and 0.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Prairie City, 5.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.0%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Prairie City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 76.5% of Prairie City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.5% of Prairie City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Prairie City residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Prairie City is 1.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Prairie City, 9.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Prairie City is $76,827.
In Prairie City, 66.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.2% of housing units in Prairie City.
Of all the housing units in Prairie City, 23.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Prairie City, 16.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Prairie City is $878.
In Prairie City, 88.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.