Ankeny SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8.5

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Ankeny, Iowa Info Snack

Ankeny is a city in Polk County, Iowa, United States and home to Des Moines Area Community College. The population was 45,562 in the 2010 census, an increase of 68% from the 27,117 population in the 2000 census. It is part of the Des Moines?West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is one of the most affluent cities in all of Iowa.
Population
56,237
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
6.3%
Median Home
$197,500
Median Income
$79,536
Median Rent
$991

Rankings for Ankeny in Iowa

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1

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2

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3

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4

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5

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Population 10,179

6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Ankeny, IA

Population over time in Ankeny

Year Population % Change
2017 56,237 5.3%
2016 53,413 3.7%
2015 51,489 4.0%
2014 49,488 4.0%
2013 47,586 4.1%
2012 45,732 4.5%
2011 43,767 3.7%
2010 42,211 -

Crime in Ankeny Per 100k

Crime Ankeny IA USA
Violent Crime 212.8 293.4 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.3 5.3
Robbery 16.4 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 158.8 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 1360.3 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 234.1 479.3 430.4
Larceny 1064.0 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 62.2 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Ankeny

White
92.2% (51,827)
African American
1.5% (838)
American Indian
0.0% (8)
Asian
2.4% (1,372)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
1.3% (729)
Hispanic
2.6% (1,453)
Race Ankeny IA USA
White 92.2% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.6% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Ankeny, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.2% (179,958)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (78,731)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.2% (236,195)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (388,035)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (641,101)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (1,135,987)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (933,534)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.0% (1,180,977)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (494,885)
$200,000 or more
6.5% (365,540)
Income Ankeny IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.2% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.0% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 6.5% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Ankeny

Female
51.1% (28,737)
Male
48.9% (27,499)
Gender Ankeny IA USA
Female 51.1% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ankeny for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.1% (592)
9-12th Grade
1.7% (949)
High School / GED
18.7% (10,505)
Some College
20.5% (11,535)
Associate's Degree
12.7% (7,146)
Bachelor's Degree
32.8% (18,444)
Master's Degree
9.2% (5,201)
Professional Degree
2.6% (1,452)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (408)
Education Ankeny IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.1% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.7% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 18.7% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 20.5% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.7% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 32.8% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.2% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.2% 1.4%

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