Fort Dodge SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

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Fort Dodge, Iowa Info Snack

Fort Dodge is a city in and the county seat of Webster County, Iowa, United States, along the Des Moines River. The population was 25,206 in the 2010 census, an increase from 25,136 in the 2000 census. Fort Dodge is a major commercial center for North Central and Northwest Iowa. It is located on U.S. Routes 20 and 169.
Population
24,566
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$90,500
Median Income
$38,386
Median Rent
$626

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Map Of Fort Dodge, IA

Population over time in Fort Dodge

Year Population % Change
2017 24,566 -0.2%
2016 24,626 -0.7%
2015 24,789 -0.2%
2014 24,846 -0.5%
2013 24,972 -0.5%
2012 25,109 -0.5%
2011 25,230 -0.4%
2010 25,323 -

Crime in Fort Dodge Per 100k

Crime Fort Dodge IA USA
Violent Crime 620.6 293.4 382.9
Murder 4.1 3.3 5.3
Robbery 74.0 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 452.1 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 4418.2 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 563.1 479.3 430.4
Larceny 3616.8 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 238.4 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Dodge

White
84.7% (20,801)
African American
6.5% (1,601)
American Indian
0.3% (65)
Asian
1.9% (455)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (289)
Hispanic
5.5% (1,354)
Race Fort Dodge IA USA
White 84.7% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 6.5% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.5% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Fort Dodge, Iowa

Less than $10,000
8.2% (201,441)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (213,724)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.9% (415,165)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.8% (314,444)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (339,010)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (385,686)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (221,094)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (255,486)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (61,415)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (46,675)
Income Fort Dodge IA USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.9% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.8% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Fort Dodge

Female
48.4% (11,899)
Male
51.6% (12,666)
Gender Fort Dodge IA USA
Female 48.4% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Dodge for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (638)
9-12th Grade
6.6% (1,617)
High School / GED
32.7% (8,028)
Some College
23.3% (5,726)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (3,191)
Bachelor's Degree
15.4% (3,792)
Master's Degree
4.4% (1,080)
Professional Degree
0.9% (219)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (271)
Education Fort Dodge IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.6% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.7% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 23.3% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.4% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.4% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 1.2% 1.4%

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