Lansing demographics profile

StatisticLansingIowaNational
Population8333,106,589318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7745591
Median age54.338.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)73%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%44%43%
Speak English98%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Lansing, IA has a population of 833 and is the 16,328th largest city in the United States. The population density is 774 per sq mi which is 1316% higher than the Iowa average and 754% higher than the national average. The median age in Lansing is 54 which is approximately 43% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Lansing, 73% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 48% of Lansing residents were born in Iowa, 51% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lansing is 1316% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Lansing is 43% higher than Iowa.
  • In Lansing 97.96% of the population is White.
  • In Lansing 0.24% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lansing 0.96% of the population is Asian.

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Lansing population breakdown by race

RaceLansingIowaNational
White97.96%90.90%73.35%
Black or African American0.24%3.32%12.63%
Asian0.96%2.14%5.22%
American Indian0.36%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.48%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Lansing, 0.4% 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.

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