Living in Norwalk, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Norwalk SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8

Norwalk, IA Crime Report

99
Total Crimes
910.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.55%
Below National Average

Norwalk, IA Cost Of Living

93
Norwalk's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Norwalk, Iowa Info Snack

Norwalk is a city in Warren County, with some small portions extending into Polk County, in the U.S. state of Iowa. The population was 8,945 at the 2010 census. The city is part of the Des Moines–West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area and is located just south of the Des Moines International Airport.
Population
10,568
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
3.6%
Median Home
$189,500
Median Income
$82,289
Median Rent
$795

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Rankings for Norwalk in Iowa

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Map Of Norwalk, IA

Population over time in Norwalk

Year Population % Change
2017 10,568 3.8%
2016 10,179 2.4%
2015 9,944 2.8%
2014 9,671 2.4%
2013 9,444 2.1%
2012 9,254 2.7%
2011 9,012 2.6%
2010 8,784 1.9%
2009 8,622 -
Crime/100k Norwalk IA USA
Violent Crime 82.8 250.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 9.2 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 64.4 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 827.7 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 119.6 352.6 376.0
Larceny 634.5 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 73.6 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Norwalk

White
95.3% (10,072)
African American
0.9% (98)
American Indian
0.3% (33)
Asian
0.5% (51)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (112)
Hispanic
1.9% (202)
Race Norwalk IA USA
White 95.3% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Norwalk, Iowa

Less than $10,000
2.6% (27,123)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (33,264)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (67,809)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.4% (46,826)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (91,094)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (171,442)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.4% (205,218)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.7% (229,271)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.7% (102,609)
$200,000 or more
7.8% (82,138)
Income Norwalk IA USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.4% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.4% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.7% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.7% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.8% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Norwalk

Female
49.5% (5,233)
Male
50.5% (5,334)
Gender Norwalk IA USA
Female 49.5% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Norwalk for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (211)
High School / GED
22.0% (2,324)
Some College
22.0% (2,324)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,373)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (3,170)
Master's Degree
8.0% (845)
Professional Degree
2.0% (211)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (105)
Education Norwalk IA USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 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%

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