Population density (sq mi)1,1435791
Median age32.638.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English94%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pella is 1905% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Pella is 14% lower than Iowa
  • In Pella 93.76% of the population is White
  • In Pella 0.95% of the population is Black
  • In Pella 2.63% of the population is Asian

Compare Pella, IA Demographics


      Pella population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.12%1.97%3.06%
      Other race1.54%1.27%4.75%
      In Pella, 2.2% 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

      Pella age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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