StatisticLaurensIowaNational
Population1,2723,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,7385791
Median age48.938.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%44%43%
Speak English98%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Laurens is 2948% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Laurens is 29% higher than Iowa
  • In Laurens 90.80% of the population is White
  • In Laurens 4.25% of the population is Black
  • In Laurens 1.26% of the population is Asian

Compare Laurens, IA Demographics

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      Laurens population breakdown by race

      RaceLaurensIowaNational
      White90.80%90.90%73.35%
      Black4.25%3.32%12.63%
      Asian1.26%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.47%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.73%1.97%3.06%
      Other race1.49%1.27%4.75%
      In Laurens, 2.3% 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

      Laurens age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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