StatisticRed OakIowaNational
Population5,5473,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,4065791
Median age43.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%44%43%
Speak English95%92%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Red Oak is 2366% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Red Oak is 14% higher than Iowa
  • In Red Oak 93.33% of the population is White
  • In Red Oak 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Red Oak 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Red Oak, IA Demographics

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      Red Oak population breakdown by race

      RaceRed OakIowaNational
      White93.33%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.00%3.32%12.63%
      Asian0.00%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race3.93%1.97%3.06%
      Other race2.74%1.27%4.75%
      In Red Oak, 5.7% 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

      Red Oak age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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