Algona SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
10

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Algona, Iowa Info Snack

Algona is a city in and the county seat of Kossuth County, Iowa, United States. The population was 5,560 at the 2010 census. Ambrose A. Call State Park is located two miles southwest of the city.
Population
5,488
Unemployment
0.9%
Poverty
5.7%
Median Home
$130,800
Median Income
$53,891
Median Rent
$637

Rankings for Algona in Iowa

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Map Of Algona, IA

Population over time in Algona

Year Population % Change
2017 5,488 -0.1%
2016 5,496 0.0%
2015 5,494 -0.3%
2014 5,513 -0.3%
2013 5,527 -0.1%
2012 5,534 -0.2%
2011 5,544 -0.4%
2010 5,569 -

Crime in Algona Per 100k

Crime Algona IA USA
Violent Crime 272.3 293.4 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.3 5.3
Robbery 0.0 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 254.1 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 490.1 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 108.9 479.3 430.4
Larceny 326.7 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 54.5 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Algona

White
96.9% (5,320)
African American
0.5% (29)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (16)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (19)
Hispanic
1.9% (104)
Race Algona IA USA
White 96.9% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.9% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Algona, Iowa

Less than $10,000
4.0% (21,952)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (40,062)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (55,977)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (57,075)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (76,283)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (111,955)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (81,771)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (75,734)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (11,524)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (16,464)
Income Algona IA USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Algona

Female
53.5% (2,936)
Male
46.5% (2,551)
Gender Algona IA USA
Female 53.5% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Algona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (153)
9-12th Grade
2.8% (155)
High School / GED
32.7% (1,793)
Some College
22.8% (1,248)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (769)
Bachelor's Degree
19.3% (1,059)
Master's Degree
4.5% (245)
Professional Degree
1.1% (62)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Algona IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.8% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.7% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 22.8% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.3% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.5% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.2% 1.4%

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