|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tama is 3,069. Tama, Iowa is the 6,186th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Tama was in 2020, when its population was 3,113. In 2020, Tama was the 6,127th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,186th largest city in the US. Tama is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Tama has grown 12.7% since the 2000. Tama, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6180||Piney Point Village, Texas||3,072||-9.3%|
|6182||Burgaw, North Carolina||3,071||-11.2%|
|6183||Lake City, Georgia||3,071||6.5%|
|6185||Saluda, South Carolina||3,069||-0.3%|
|6187||Wildwood Crest, New Jersey||3,069||-22.7%|
|6189||East Syracuse, New York||3,067||-3.3%|
The total voting age population of Tama, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,782. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.4% of the residents of Tama are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tama are 81.7% White, 8.1% American Indian, 6.1% Other, 2.1% Black, 1.1% Asian and 0.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 34.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tama, 15.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.3%. On a per-household basis, 14.4% of families are below the poverty line in Tama.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.6% of Tama residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.5% of Tama residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.7% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tama residents aged 5 and older, 31.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 27.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tama is 3.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tama, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tama is $50,792.
In Tama, 68.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.6% of housing units in Tama.
Of all the housing units in Tama, 42.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Tama, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tama is $717.
In Tama, 69.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.