Mason City SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Mason City, Iowa Info Snack

Mason City is a city in and the county seat of Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, United States. The population was 28,079 in the 2010 census, a decline from 29,172 in the 2000 census. The Mason City Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Cerro Gordo and Worth counties. It is commonly referred to as the "River City", as the city grew up centered on the Winnebago River.
Population
27,309
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
12.8%
Median Home
$110,200
Median Income
$49,656
Median Rent
$708

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Population over time in Mason City

Year Population % Change
2017 27,309 -0.5%
2016 27,453 -0.3%
2015 27,546 -0.4%
2014 27,643 -0.5%
2013 27,775 -0.5%
2012 27,921 -0.3%
2011 28,012 -0.2%
2010 28,076 -0.2%
2009 28,125 -
Crime/100k Mason City IA USA
Violent Crime 157.4 250.1 368.9
Murder 11.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 40.3 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 73.2 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 3051.9 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 717.2 352.6 376.0
Larceny 2199.3 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 135.4 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mason City

White
88.7% (24,225)
African American
2.4% (657)
American Indian
0.3% (85)
Asian
0.9% (239)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (380)
Hispanic
6.3% (1,723)
Race Mason City IA USA
White 88.7% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Mason City, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.0% (190,522)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (144,161)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (294,504)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (270,220)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.4% (474,209)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (546,621)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (347,709)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (317,464)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (63,139)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (82,346)
Income Mason City IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 545.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 442.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 952.2% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 964.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.4% 1367.1% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 1932.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 1417.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 1466.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 490.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 423.4% 697.9%

Gender in Mason City

Female
51.8% (14,155)
Male
48.2% (13,153)
Gender Mason City IA USA
Female 51.8% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mason City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (546)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,638)
High School / GED
31.0% (8,465)
Some College
24.0% (6,554)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (4,369)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (3,823)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,365)
Professional Degree
1.0% (273)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (273)
Education Mason City IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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