Population Demographics for Ames, Iowa in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population58,965100
White49,83884
Asian5,1758
Hispanic or Latino2,0273
Black or African American1,9933
Two or More Races1,1942
Some Other Race6451
American Indian103Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population31,24727,71858,965
White26,22823,61049,838
Asian2,8452,3305,175
Hispanic or Latino1,1129152,027
Black or African American1,1128811,993
Two or More Races6345601,194
Some Other Race368277645
American Indian5152103

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Ames

 
Total Population:58,965
Male Population:31,247
Female Population:27,718

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Ames

 
Both sexes24
Male24
Female24

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Ames

 
Total Population:51,198
Male Population:26,949
Under 5 years:1,396
5 to 9 years:1,101
10 to 14 years:944
15 to 17 years:555
18 and 19 years:962
20 years:1,705
21 years:2,142
22 to 24 years:4,501
25 to 29 years:3,189
30 to 34 years:1,872
35 to 39 years:1,263
40 to 44 years:1,052
45 to 49 years:1,076
50 to 54 years:1,066
55 to 59 years:1,201
60 and 61 years:384
62 to 64 years:519
65 and 66 years:262
67 to 69 years:364
70 to 74 years:485
75 to 79 years:392
80 to 84 years:283
85 years and over:235
Female Population:24,249
Under 5 years:1,254
5 to 9 years:1,048
10 to 14 years:929
15 to 17 years:541
18 and 19 years:895
20 years:1,522
21 years:1,747
22 to 24 years:3,207
25 to 29 years:2,417
30 to 34 years:1,511
35 to 39 years:1,046
40 to 44 years:1,037
45 to 49 years:1,083
50 to 54 years:1,227
55 to 59 years:1,239
60 and 61 years:409
62 to 64 years:547
65 and 66 years:293
67 to 69 years:403
70 to 74 years:586
75 to 79 years:514
80 to 84 years:409
85 years and over:385

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Ames

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Ames

 
Total:22,759
Family led homes:9,959
Husband-wife family:8,111
Other family:1,848
Population of male led with no wife present:611
Population female led with no husband present:1,237
Population of Nonfamily homes:12,800
Population living alone:6,941
Population not living alone:5,859

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Ames with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:22,759
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,338
Population of family homes:4,295
Husband-wife family:3,267
Under 6 years only:1,106
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:631
6 to 17 years only:1,530
Other family:1,028
Male householder, no wife present:259
Under 6 years only:102
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:29
6 to 17 years only:128
Female led with no husband present:769
Under 6 years only:239
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:127
6 to 17 years only:403
Nonfamily households:43
Male led households:26
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:20
Female led householder:17
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:13
Households with no people under 18 years:18,421
Family households:5,664
Husband-wife family:4,844
Other family:820
Male led with no wife present:352
Female led with no husband present:468
Nonfamily households:12,757
Male led householder:6,844
Female led householder:5,913

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Ames, by type

 
Total Home Population:22,759
Population of Family homes:9,959
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:798
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,253
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,807
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,748
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,015
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:704
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:937
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:549
Population of 85 year olds and over:148
Population of Nonfamily Homes:12,800
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:6,033
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,797
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:754
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:865
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:469
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:411
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:559
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:560
Population of 85 year olds and over:352

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Ames containing people over 60

 
Total Population:22,759
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:4,511
1-person household:1,791
2-or-more-person household:2,720
Family households:2,613
Nonfamily households:107
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:18,248
1-person household:5,150
2-or-more-person household:13,098
Family homes:7,346
Nonfamily homes:5,752

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Ames with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:22,759
Home has three or more generations:184
Home does not have three or more generations:22,575

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Ames under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:7,764
Unmarried partner of home lead present:447
In family homes:428
Population of male led and male partner homes:16
Population of male led and female partner households:149
Population of female led and female partner households:29
Population of female led and male partner households:234
In nonfamily homes:19
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:16
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:3
No unmarried partner of home lead present:7,317
In family homes:7,286
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,055
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:217
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,014
In nonfamily homes:31

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Ames

 
Total Population:28,057
Population Under 18 years:7,677
Population 18 years and over:20,380

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Ames have lived in one place.

 
Total:22,759
Population of Owner occupied homes:9,703
Family home:6,885
Nonfamily homess:2,818
Male led home:1,219
Living alone:914
Not living alone:305
Female led home:1,599
Living alone:1,411
Not living alone:188
Population of Renter occupied homes:13,056
Family run homes:3,074
Husband-wife family:1,862
Other family:1,212
Male led with no wife present:407
Female led with no husband present:805
Nonfamily Homes:9,982
Male led homes:5,651
Male living alone:2,497
Male not living alone:3,154
Female led homes:4,331
Females living alone:2,119
Females not living alone:2,212