Washta demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1965591
Median age45.338.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Washta, IA has a population of 197 and is the 24,497th largest city in the United States. The population density is 196 per sq mi which is 259% higher than the Iowa average and 116% higher than the national average. The median age in Washta is 45 which is approximately 19% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Washta, 61% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 84% of Washta residents were born in Iowa, 11% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Washta is 259% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Washta is 19% higher than Iowa.
  • In Washta 95.43% of the population is White.
  • In Washta 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Washta 3.05% of the population is Asian.

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Washta population breakdown by race

Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race1.52%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Washta, 2.0% 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 Washta, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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