mason city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 512 3.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,998 39.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,802 31.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,838 18.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,172 7.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,219 92.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,202 20.9 % 20.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 27,643 - -
19 years old and under 6,447 23.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 8,314 30.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,821 28.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,061 18.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 25,389 98.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 484 1.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 14 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,288 30.9 % 33.5 %
Married 5,196 48.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 129 1.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,012 18.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 13,530 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,688 93.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 842 6.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,104 74.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 393 2.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 326 2.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 523 3.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 785 5.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 480 3.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 689 5.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 230 1.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 890 6.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 945 7.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,421 10.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,495 11.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,632 26.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,292 31.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,367 17.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 9,878 73.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 212 1.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 72 0.5 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 41 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 118 0.9 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 26,022 96.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 353 1.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 82 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 389 1.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 218 0.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,525 55,775
Median Family Income 59,735 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,880 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 46.43 %
  • Temperature 27.98 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.77 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 44.12
    [CDD] 0
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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