Buffalo Center demographics profile

StatisticBuffalo CenterIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)7815591
Median age47.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%44%43%
Speak English93%92%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%
Buffalo Center, IA has a population of 841 and is the 16,262nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 781 per sq mi which is 1330% higher than the Iowa average and 762% higher than the national average. The median age in Buffalo Center is 48 which is approximately 25% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Buffalo Center, 72% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 66% of Buffalo Center residents were born in Iowa, 29% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Buffalo Center is 1330% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Buffalo Center is 25% higher than Iowa.
  • In Buffalo Center 98.69% of the population is White.
  • In Buffalo Center 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Buffalo Center 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Buffalo Center population breakdown by race

RaceBuffalo CenterIowaNational
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race1.31%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Buffalo Center, 4.6% 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 Buffalo Center, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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