Atkins, IA has a population of 1,713 and is the 11,942nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,568 per sq mi which is 2770% higher than the Iowa average and 1631% higher than the national average. The median age in Atkins is 38 which is approximately equal to the Iowa average of 38. In Atkins, 78% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 87% of Atkins residents were born in Iowa, 12% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.