Shell Rock demographics profile

StatisticShell RockIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)8035591
Median age45.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%
Shell Rock, IA has a population of 1,254 and is the 13,761st largest city in the United States. The population density is 803 per sq mi which is 1370% higher than the Iowa average and 787% higher than the national average. The median age in Shell Rock is 46 which is approximately 20% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Shell Rock, 69% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 86% of Shell Rock residents were born in Iowa, 12% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Shell Rock is 1370% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Shell Rock is 20% higher than Iowa.
  • In Shell Rock 99.36% of the population is White.
  • In Shell Rock 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Shell Rock 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Shell Rock population breakdown by race

RaceShell RockIowaNational
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.64%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Shell Rock, 4.9% 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 Shell Rock, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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