West Union SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
10

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West Union, Iowa Info Snack

Population
2,629
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$89,800
Median Income
$44,722
Median Rent
$514

Rankings for West Union in Iowa

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Map Of West Union, IA

Population over time in West Union

Year Population % Change
2017 2,629 1.4%
2016 2,592 -3.7%
2015 2,692 1.9%
2014 2,642 -3.7%
2013 2,744 2.3%
2012 2,683 -2.4%
2011 2,748 5.1%
2010 2,614 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Union

White
91.9% (2,417)
African American
4.7% (124)
American Indian
0.3% (8)
Asian
2.1% (55)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (6)
Hispanic
0.7% (19)
Race West Union IA USA
White 91.9% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 4.7% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.7% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For West Union, Iowa

Less than $10,000
8.4% (22,083)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (13,145)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (26,815)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (37,857)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (47,584)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (45,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (31,022)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (25,501)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (6,835)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (5,783)
Income West Union IA USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in West Union

Female
51.8% (1,362)
Male
48.2% (1,266)
Gender West Union IA USA
Female 51.8% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Union for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.5% (64)
9-12th Grade
4.7% (124)
High School / GED
41.9% (1,102)
Some College
16.0% (421)
Associate's Degree
8.2% (215)
Bachelor's Degree
17.8% (467)
Master's Degree
5.1% (134)
Professional Degree
2.3% (60)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (38)
Education West Union IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.5% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.7% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 41.9% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 16.0% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.2% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.8% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.1% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.3% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.2% 1.4%

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