Living in Grinnell, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Grinnell SnackAbility

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

Grinnell, IA Crime Report

304
Total Crimes
3,325.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.49%
Above National Average

Grinnell, IA Cost Of Living

88
Grinnell's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Grinnell, Iowa Info Snack

Grinnell is a city in Poweshiek County, Iowa, United States. The population was 9,218 at the 2010 census.
Population
9,223
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$137,400
Median Income
$43,608
Median Rent
$716

Grinnell, IA Photos

Rankings for Grinnell in Iowa

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Map Of Grinnell, IA

Population over time in Grinnell

Year Population % Change
2017 9,223 2.2%
2016 9,028 -0.9%
2015 9,112 -0.2%
2014 9,132 -0.0%
2013 9,136 -0.2%
2012 9,157 -0.5%
2011 9,205 -0.5%
2010 9,247 -0.2%
2009 9,265 -
Crime/100k Grinnell IA USA
Violent Crime 820.5 250.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 21.9 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 722.0 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 2505.2 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 601.7 352.6 376.0
Larceny 1772.2 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 131.3 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Grinnell

White
88.2% (8,136)
African American
3.3% (304)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.1% (379)
Hawaiian
0.1% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (144)
Hispanic
2.7% (251)
Race Grinnell IA USA
White 88.2% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 3.3% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Grinnell, Iowa

Less than $10,000
9.7% (89,294)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (52,482)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (124,117)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (92,279)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (154,960)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (126,356)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (102,726)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (106,706)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (29,599)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (43,776)
Income Grinnell IA USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Grinnell

Female
54.4% (5,021)
Male
45.6% (4,202)
Gender Grinnell IA USA
Female 54.4% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 45.6% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grinnell for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (276)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (461)
High School / GED
33.0% (3,043)
Some College
19.0% (1,752)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (830)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,475)
Master's Degree
9.0% (830)
Professional Degree
2.0% (184)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (368)
Education Grinnell IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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