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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Washta is 206. Washta, Iowa is the 16,419th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Washta was in 2000, when its population was 281. In 2000, Washta was the 15,744th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,419th largest city in the US. Washta is currently 26.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Washta has shrunk 26.6% since the year 2000. Washta, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16420||Willard, New Mexico||206||-21.0%|
|16424||Clear Lake, Illinois||205||-23.2%|
The total voting age population of Washta, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 136. The voting age population is 44.9% male and 55.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 31.7% of the residents of Washta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Washta are 97.0% White, 1.8% Two or more races and 1.2% Asian.
In Washta, 9.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.4%. On a per-household basis, 3.8% of families are below the poverty line in Washta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.7% of Washta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.4% of Washta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.3% have a bachelor's degree and 1.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Washta residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Washta is 9.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Washta, 15.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Washta is $43,125.
In Washta, 89.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.7% of housing units in Washta.
Of all the housing units in Washta, 67.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Washta, 0.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Washta is $425.
In Washta, 76.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.