ankeny Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 277 1.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,804 21.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,140 22.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 10,878 40.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,948 14.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,317 97.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 12,360 45.7 % 45.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 51,489 - -
19 years old and under 15,315 29.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 20,966 40.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 10,768 20.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 4,440 8.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 44,092 98.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 827 1.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 91 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,186 26.9 % 33.5 %
Married 11,499 59.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 265 1.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,360 12.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 20,572 - -
Occupied Housing Units 19,569 95.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,003 4.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,221 59.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,086 15.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 200 1.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 249 1.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,197 5.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,082 5.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,876 9.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 661 3.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,947 19.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,027 9.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,659 12.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,712 8.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 888 4.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 383 1.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 6,249 30.4 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 12,959 63.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 172 0.8 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 144 0.7 % 0.4 %
None 45 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 48,392 96.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 598 1.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 1 0.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,212 2.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 83 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 75,465 55,775
Median Family Income 90,909 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 33,025 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 45.16 %
  • Temperature 50.55 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.22 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 23.75
    [CDD] 0.2
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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