Living in Dubuque, IA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Dubuque SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
10

Dubuque, IA Crime Report

1,772
Total Crimes
3,020.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.59%
Above National Average

Dubuque, IA Cost Of Living

91
Dubuque's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Dubuque, Iowa Info Snack

Dubuque /dbjuk/ ( listen) is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. In 2013, its population was 58,253, making it the tenth-largest city in the state.
Population
58,340
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$138,400
Median Income
$52,298
Median Rent
$771

Dubuque, IA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Dubuque in Iowa

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Map Of Dubuque, IA

Population over time in Dubuque

Year Population % Change
2017 58,340 -0.1%
2016 58,410 -0.2%
2015 58,535 0.2%
2014 58,409 0.6%
2013 58,068 0.4%
2012 57,826 0.2%
2011 57,727 0.1%
2010 57,679 0.3%
2009 57,504 -
Crime/100k Dubuque IA USA
Violent Crime 282.9 250.1 368.9
Murder 3.4 1.7 5.0
Robbery 27.3 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 184.1 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 2737.2 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 567.5 352.6 376.0
Larceny 2062.2 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 107.4 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dubuque

White
88.5% (51,640)
African American
5.0% (2,921)
American Indian
0.1% (75)
Asian
1.4% (795)
Hawaiian
0.7% (380)
Other
0.2% (137)
Two Or More
1.7% (963)
Hispanic
2.4% (1,429)
Race Dubuque IA USA
White 88.5% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 5.0% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Dubuque, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.5% (439,147)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (294,796)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (635,922)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (567,648)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (843,669)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.6% (1,203,814)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (852,203)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (680,056)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (148,251)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (168,490)
Income Dubuque IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.6% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Dubuque

Female
51.6% (30,080)
Male
48.4% (28,260)
Gender Dubuque IA USA
Female 51.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dubuque for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,750)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (3,500)
High School / GED
32.0% (18,668)
Some College
20.0% (11,668)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,667)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (11,668)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,667)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,166)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (583)
Education Dubuque IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Dubuque

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

Dubuque is an all around perfect weather town. It is right on the Mississippi river and you can access 2 other states within miles of each other.

The river has so many things to do while there and the restaurants are amazing.

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