|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Swea City is 557. Swea City, Iowa is the 12,719th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Swea City was in 2000, when its population was 640. In 2000, Swea City was the 12,267th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,719th largest city in the US. Swea City is currently 13.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Swea City has shrunk 12.9% since the year 2000. Swea City, Iowa's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12716||North High Shoals, Georgia||557||24.8%|
|12717||Odessa, New York||557||-9.8%|
|12719||Swea City, Iowa||557||-12.9%|
|12723||East Rochester, Pennsylvania||556||-10.4%|
|12724||Good Thunder, Minnesota||556||-5.9%|
|12725||Hewlett Neck, New York||556||9.8%|
The total voting age population of Swea City, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 429. The voting age population is 50.1% male and 49.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.6% of the residents of Swea City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Swea City are 82.4% White, 7.9% Other, 4.8% American Indian and 4.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 8.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Swea City, 27.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.6%. On a per-household basis, 23.5% of families are below the poverty line in Swea City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.2% of Swea City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.3% of Swea City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.1% have a bachelor's degree and 1.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Swea City residents aged 5 and older, 7.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Swea City is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Swea City, 6.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Swea City is $36,328.
In Swea City, 74.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.6% of housing units in Swea City.
Of all the housing units in Swea City, 33.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Swea City, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Swea City is $730.
In Swea City, 67.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.