Lost Nation demographics profile

StatisticLost NationIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)7765591
Median age45.138.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Lost Nation, IA has a population of 493 and is the 19,628th largest city in the United States. The population density is 776 per sq mi which is 1320% higher than the Iowa average and 757% higher than the national average. The median age in Lost Nation is 45 which is approximately 19% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Lost Nation, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Lost Nation residents were born in Iowa, 17% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lost Nation is 1320% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Lost Nation is 19% higher than Iowa.
  • In Lost Nation 98.78% of the population is White.
  • In Lost Nation 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lost Nation 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Lost Nation population breakdown by race

RaceLost NationIowaNational
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.61%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.61%1.27%4.75%
In Lost Nation, 0.6% 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 Lost Nation, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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