Iola SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Iola, Kansas Info Snack

Iola (pronounced /aol/) is a city situated along the Neosho River in the northwestern part of Allen County, located in Southeast Kansas, in the Central United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 5,704. Iola is the county seat of Allen County. It is named in honor of Iola Colborn.
Population
5,459
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
21.1%
Median Home
$80,100
Median Income
$35,560
Median Rent
$572

Rankings for Iola in Kansas

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Map Of Iola, KS

Population over time in Iola

Year Population % Change
2017 5,459 -1.8%
2016 5,560 -0.7%
2015 5,602 -0.8%
2014 5,650 -0.9%
2013 5,702 -0.2%
2012 5,715 -0.3%
2011 5,730 -1.0%
2010 5,790 -

Crime in Iola Per 100k

Crime Iola KS USA
Violent Crime 609.6 413.0 382.9
Murder 18.5 5.5 5.3
Robbery 18.5 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 424.9 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 5191.2 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 1053.0 478.2 430.4
Larceny 3953.4 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 184.7 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Iola

White
87.0% (4,749)
African American
2.8% (152)
American Indian
0.2% (9)
Asian
1.2% (63)
Hawaiian
0.3% (19)
Other
0.2% (11)
Two Or More
4.7% (254)
Hispanic
3.7% (202)
Race Iola KS USA
White 87.0% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 2.8% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.7% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.7% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Iola, Kansas

Less than $10,000
14.3% (78,063)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (41,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (78,609)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (71,512)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.4% (94,986)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (88,981)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (40,942)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (37,121)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (4,367)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (10,372)
Income Iola KS USA
Less than $10,000 14.3% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.4% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Iola

Female
51.1% (2,787)
Male
48.9% (2,671)
Gender Iola KS USA
Female 51.1% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Iola for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.3% (124)
9-12th Grade
5.6% (306)
High School / GED
32.0% (1,748)
Some College
27.1% (1,480)
Associate's Degree
11.4% (624)
Bachelor's Degree
13.7% (747)
Master's Degree
7.5% (409)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (17)
Education Iola KS USA
< 9th Grade 2.3% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.6% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 27.1% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.4% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.7% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.5% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.2% 1.4%

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