ottumwa Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,295 9.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 6,152 46.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 3,365 25.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,644 12.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 846 6.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,868 81.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,995 15.0 % 15.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 24,847 - -
19 years old and under 6,477 26.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 8,207 33.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 6,228 25.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 3,935 15.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 19,828 87.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,701 11.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 240 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,639 29.0 % 33.2 %
Married 4,722 51.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 230 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,517 16.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,265 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,253 91.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,012 9.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,656 76.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 120 1.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 421 3.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 342 3.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 471 4.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 162 1.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 704 6.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 389 3.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 398 3.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 553 4.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,299 11.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,091 9.7 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,428 30.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,187 37.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,492 13.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 8,347 74.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 152 1.3 % 4.2 %
Wood 91 0.8 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 118 1.0 % 0.4 %
None 53 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 22,652 92.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 461 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 30 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 266 1.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,046 4.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,095 53,657
Median Family Income 47,657 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 20,694 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.00 %
  • Temperature 85.53 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.16 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.1
    [CDD] 10.47
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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