Moorhead demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6845591
Median age58.038.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1828%44%43%
Speak English100%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%
Moorhead, IA has a population of 221 and is the 23,984th largest city in the United States. The population density is 684 per sq mi which is 1151% higher than the Iowa average and 655% higher than the national average. The median age in Moorhead is 58 which is approximately 53% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Moorhead, 70% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 70% of Moorhead residents were born in Iowa, 29% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Moorhead is 1151% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Moorhead is 53% higher than Iowa.
  • In Moorhead 97.74% of the population is White.
  • In Moorhead 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Moorhead 0.90% of the population is Asian.

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Moorhead population breakdown by race

Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race1.36%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Moorhead, 0.0% 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 Moorhead, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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