|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Preston is 941. Preston, Iowa is the 10,471st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Preston was in 1990, when its population was 1,049. In 1990, Preston was the 9,572nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,471st largest city in the US. Preston is currently 10.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Preston has shrunk 0.8% since the year 2000. Preston, Iowa's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10465||West Point, Kentucky||943||-14.1%|
|10467||Springer, New Mexico||942||-26.6%|
|10469||Garden Plain, Kansas||941||17.0%|
|10470||Martin, South Dakota||941||-12.6%|
|10472||Russell Gardens, New York||941||-12.3%|
|10473||South Fork, Pennsylvania||941||-17.0%|
|10475||Waddington, New York||941||1.8%|
The total voting age population of Preston, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 768. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.2% of the residents of Preston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Preston are 98.2% White and 1.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 6.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Preston, 10.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.9%. On a per-household basis, 7.3% of families are below the poverty line in Preston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.7% of Preston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.3% of Preston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Preston residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Preston is 0.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Preston, 7.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Preston is $66,458.
In Preston, 75.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.3% of housing units in Preston.
Of all the housing units in Preston, 32.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Preston, 9.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Preston is $584.
In Preston, 82.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.