Living in Spirit Lake, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Spirit Lake SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Spirit Lake, IA Crime Report

125
Total Crimes
2,439.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-5.02%
Below National Average

Spirit Lake, IA Cost Of Living

92
Spirit Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Spirit Lake, Iowa Info Snack

Population
5,021
Unemployment
1.2%
Poverty
7.7%
Median Home
$148,200
Median Income
$52,514
Median Rent
$754

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Rankings for Spirit Lake in Iowa

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Map Of Spirit Lake, IA

Population over time in Spirit Lake

Year Population % Change
2017 5,021 1.1%
2016 4,967 -0.5%
2015 4,992 0.9%
2014 4,948 0.7%
2013 4,916 0.4%
2012 4,895 1.3%
2011 4,830 0.7%
2010 4,798 1.0%
2009 4,749 -
Crime/100k Spirit Lake IA USA
Violent Crime 390.3 250.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 390.3 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 2049.2 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 292.7 352.6 376.0
Larceny 1639.3 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 117.1 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Spirit Lake

White
96.4% (4,842)
African American
0.2% (12)
American Indian
0.3% (13)
Asian
0.6% (30)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (15)
Hispanic
2.2% (109)
Race Spirit Lake IA USA
White 96.4% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Spirit Lake, Iowa

Less than $10,000
2.1% (10,695)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (30,700)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (59,816)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (51,101)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (80,217)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (91,903)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (68,927)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (69,323)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (20,995)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (18,420)
Income Spirit Lake IA USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Spirit Lake

Female
51.6% (2,593)
Male
48.4% (2,428)
Gender Spirit Lake IA USA
Female 51.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spirit Lake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (50)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (200)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,305)
Some College
24.0% (1,205)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (702)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (1,154)
Master's Degree
7.0% (351)
Professional Degree
1.0% (50)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Spirit Lake IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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