Population density (sq mi)1,5185791
Median age38.638.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English95%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Creston is 2564% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Creston is 2% higher than Iowa
  • In Creston 96.34% of the population is White
  • In Creston 1.55% of the population is Black
  • In Creston 0.84% of the population is Asian

Compare Creston, IA Demographics


      Creston population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.30%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.09%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.88%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Creston, 3.4% 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

      Creston age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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