mason city Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 556 3.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 5,899 38.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 4,742 31.0 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,833 18.5 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,252 8.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,136 92.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,270 21.4 % 21.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 27,546 - -
19 years old and under 6,575 23.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 8,133 29.5 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 7,519 27.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 5,319 19.3 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 25,093 97.7 % 84.4 %
Spanish 588 2.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 15 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,300 31.1 % 33.6 %
Married 5,196 49.0 % 50.4 %
Separated 159 1.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,950 18.4 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 13,452 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,432 92.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,020 7.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,908 73.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 521 3.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 339 2.5 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 532 4.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 759 5.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 410 3.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 744 5.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 239 1.8 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 890 6.6 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 898 6.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,367 10.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,617 12.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,577 26.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,206 31.3 % 12.8 %
Electric 2,337 17.4 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 9,590 71.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 266 2.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 66 0.5 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 57 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 116 0.9 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 25,872 95.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 524 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 93 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 343 1.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 178 0.7 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,193 57,617
Median Family Income 62,817 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 27,314 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 22.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.34 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 50.87
    [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

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com