StatisticCedar FallsIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,4125791
Median age26.638.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%44%43%
Speak English93%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cedar Falls is 2377% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Cedar Falls is 30% lower than Iowa
  • In Cedar Falls 92.92% of the population is White
  • In Cedar Falls 2.30% of the population is Black
  • In Cedar Falls 2.92% of the population is Asian

Compare Cedar Falls, IA Demographics


      Cedar Falls population breakdown by race

      RaceCedar FallsIowaNational
      American Indian0.29%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.11%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.07%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.39%1.27%4.75%
      In Cedar Falls, 2.0% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Cedar Falls age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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