Van Meter, IA has a population of 1,256 and is the 13,751st largest city in the United States. The population density is 630 per sq mi which is 1053% higher than the Iowa average and 595% higher than the national average. The median age in Van Meter is 35 which is approximately 7% lower than the Iowa average of 38. In Van Meter, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Van Meter residents were born in Iowa, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.