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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Whittemore is 487. Whittemore, Iowa is the 13,284th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Whittemore was in 1990, when its population was 548. In 1990, Whittemore was the 12,622nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,284th largest city in the US. Whittemore is currently 11.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Whittemore has shrunk 7.7% since the year 2000. Whittemore, Iowa's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13278||Forman, North Dakota||487||-3.5%|
|13285||Alma Center, Wisconsin||486||8.9%|
The total voting age population of Whittemore, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 376. The voting age population is 55.6% male and 44.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Whittemore are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Whittemore are 97.0% White, 2.2% Black, 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Whittemore, 11.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.5%. On a per-household basis, 10.1% of families are below the poverty line in Whittemore.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.3% of Whittemore residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.5% of Whittemore residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.3% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Whittemore residents aged 5 and older, 0.4% 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 0.4% speak an Asian language.
In Whittemore, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Whittemore is $53,864.
In Whittemore, 84.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 15.5% of housing units in Whittemore.
Of all the housing units in Whittemore, 47.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Whittemore, 1.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Whittemore is $546.
In Whittemore, 76.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.