StatisticWhittemoreIowaNational
Population5043,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,1995791
Median age45.338.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%44%43%
Speak English100%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Whittemore is 2003% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Whittemore is 19% higher than Iowa
  • In Whittemore 96.23% of the population is White
  • In Whittemore 2.38% of the population is Black
  • In Whittemore 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Whittemore, IA Demographics

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      Whittemore population breakdown by race

      RaceWhittemoreIowaNational
      White96.23%90.90%73.35%
      Black2.38%3.32%12.63%
      Asian0.00%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.99%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.40%1.27%4.75%
      In Whittemore, 1.2% 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

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      Whittemore age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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