StatisticLansingIowaNational
Population8333,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7745791
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lansing is 1257% 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
  • In Lansing 0.96% of the population is Asian

Compare Lansing, IA Demographics

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      Lansing population breakdown by race

      RaceLansingIowaNational
      White97.96%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.24%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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lansing age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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