Battle Creek demographics profile

StatisticBattle CreekIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,4005591
Median age50.638.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%44%43%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%
Battle Creek, IA has a population of 698 and is the 17,498th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,400 per sq mi which is 2463% higher than the Iowa average and 1445% higher than the national average. The median age in Battle Creek is 51 which is approximately 33% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Battle Creek, 71% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 80% of Battle Creek residents were born in Iowa, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Battle Creek is 2463% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Battle Creek is 33% higher than Iowa.
  • In Battle Creek 94.70% of the population is White.
  • In Battle Creek 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Battle Creek 1.86% of the population is Asian.

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Battle Creek population breakdown by race

RaceBattle CreekIowaNational
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race3.44%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Battle Creek, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Battle Creek, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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