StatisticDawsonIowaNational
Population1583,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3195791
Median age41.438.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%44%43%
Speak English73%92%79%
Speak Spanish18%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dawson is 460% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Dawson is 9% higher than Iowa
  • In Dawson 91.14% of the population is White
  • In Dawson 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Dawson 8.86% of the population is Asian

Compare Dawson, IA Demographics

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      Dawson population breakdown by race

      RaceDawsonIowaNational
      White91.14%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.00%3.32%12.63%
      Asian8.86%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Dawson, 13.9% 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

      Dawson age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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