StatisticMount PleasantIowaNational
Population8,4913,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9885791
Median age34.738.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%44%43%
Speak English91%92%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mount Pleasant is 1633% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Mount Pleasant is 9% lower than Iowa
  • In Mount Pleasant 86.15% of the population is White
  • In Mount Pleasant 4.53% of the population is Black
  • In Mount Pleasant 5.56% of the population is Asian

Compare Mount Pleasant, IA Demographics

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      Mount Pleasant population breakdown by race

      RaceMount PleasantIowaNational
      White86.15%90.90%73.35%
      Black4.53%3.32%12.63%
      Asian5.56%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.46%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.44%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.86%1.27%4.75%
      In Mount Pleasant, 7.4% 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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      Mount Pleasant age breakdown

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