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Iola, KS (Kansas) Houses and Residents

Iola,KS index of house prices

Total population: 5,553 (All urban)

Houses: 2,886 (2,593 occupied: 1,491 owner occupied, 860 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

34%

Housing density: 686 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $15,242.

Median contract rent in 2013: $257 (lower quartile is $204, upper quartile is $359)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $459


Median gross rent in Iola, KS in 2013: $364

Housing units in Iola with a mortgage: 769 (45 second mortgage, 27 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 756

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $57,726

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,360

Median monthly housing costs: $513


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Iola, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,405 (it was $38,900 in 2000)
Iola:

$60,405
Kansas:

$129,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $37,693 - $93,674
Median year house/condo built: 1954

Median year apartment built: 1973

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,029
  • In family households: 4,868 (1,134 male householders, 439 female householders)
    1,119 spouses, 1,832 children (1,630 natural, 64 adopted, 138 stepchildren), 54 grandchildren, 44 brothers or sisters, 43 parents, 26 other relatives, 177 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,161 (369 male householders (291 living alone)), 627 female householders (576 living alone)), 165 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 276 (148 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 708 2-persons, 330 3-persons, 322 4-persons, 141 5-persons, 45 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 867 1-person, 100 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

931 married couples with children.
506 single-parent households (111 men, 395 women).

96.8% of residents of Iola speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (23% speak English very well, 42% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 14% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 39% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 68 (1.1%)
(32.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Iola, Kansas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 491 bedroom
  • 5542 bedrooms
  • 8413 bedrooms
  • 2294 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Iola, Kansas:

  • 7no bedroom
  • 2561 bedroom
  • 4372 bedrooms
  • 1653 bedrooms
  • 224 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Iola in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 71no vehicle
  • 5161 vehicle
  • 7982 vehicles
  • 1943 vehicles
  • 1174 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Iola in renter-occupied apartments

  • 118no vehicle
  • 4701 vehicle
  • 2312 vehicles
  • 513 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Iola, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 53 rooms
  • 2274 rooms
  • 4155 rooms
  • 4296 rooms
  • 3517 rooms
  • 1708 rooms
  • 1039+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Iola, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 742 rooms
  • 1483 rooms
  • 2984 rooms
  • 2345 rooms
  • 1176 rooms
  • 67 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Iola, KS household income distribution

  • Iola, KS household income distribution
  • 374Less than $10,000
  • 254$10,000 to $14,999
  • 283$15,000 to $19,999
  • 209$20,000 to $24,999
  • 187$25,000 to $29,999
  • 218$30,000 to $34,999
  • 215$35,000 to $39,999
  • 169$40,000 to $44,999
  • 126$45,000 to $49,999
  • 193$50,000 to $59,999
  • 164$60,000 to $74,999
  • 88$75,000 to $99,999
  • 51$100,000 to $124,999
  • 24$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $199,999
  • 5$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Iola, KS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Iola, KS
  • 64Less than $10,000
  • 33$10,000 to $14,999
  • 48$15,000 to $19,999
  • 26$20,000 to $24,999
  • 109$25,000 to $29,999
  • 53$30,000 to $34,999
  • 58$35,000 to $39,999
  • 127$40,000 to $49,999
  • 201$50,000 to $59,999
  • 124$60,000 to $69,999
  • 126$70,000 to $79,999
  • 98$80,000 to $89,999
  • 118$90,000 to $99,999
  • 93$100,000 to $124,999
  • 53$125,000 to $149,999
  • 32$150,000 to $174,999
  • 66$175,000 to $199,999
  • 12$250,000 to $299,999
  • 12$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Iola, KS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Iola, KS
  • 33$100 to $149
  • 27$150 to $199
  • 118$200 to $249
  • 16$250 to $299
  • 67$300 to $349
  • 57$350 to $399
  • 189$400 to $449
  • 12$450 to $499
  • 62$500 to $549
  • 11$550 to $599
  • 73$600 to $649
  • 46$900 to $999
  • 31$1,500 to $1,999
  • 51No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 281995 to March 2000
  • 131990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 51970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 22Before 1965
Iola commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 287
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,068
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 619
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 231
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 89
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 117
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 103
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 18
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 76
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 54
  • 90 or more minutes: 57
Iola, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 84.9%
Number of people working at home: 88 (3.1% of all workers)

Iola mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,212 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 387 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 91 (3%)
  • Other means: 25 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 88 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1,149
 United States or American: 773
 Other groups: 543
 English: 475
 Irish: 417
 Swedish: 152
 Scottish: 126
 Dutch: 113
 French (except Basque): 55
 Italian: 53
 Danish: 51
 Scotch-Irish: 45
 Polish: 44
 Swiss: 34
 Subsaharan African:: 32
 African: 27
 Norwegian: 22
 European: 21
 Russian: 17
 British: 12
 Scandinavian: 12
 French Canadian: 8
 Hungarian: 8
 Portuguese: 8
 Canadian: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 6
 South African: 5
 Welsh: 5
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 4
 Bermudan: 4
 Arab:: 2
 Lebanese: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 34%Mexico
  • 19%Poland
  • 18%United Kingdom
  • 12%Portugal
  • 10%Philippines
  • 7%South Africa

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 4,686
  • Northeast: 153
  • Midwest: 691
  • South: 405
  • West: 281

54% of Iola residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Kansas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 3
  • 5th and 6th grade: 12
  • 7th and 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 81
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 52
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 551
  • Less than 1 year of college: 128
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 194
  • Associate degree: 136
  • Bachelor's degree: 268
  • Master's degree: 92
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 94
  • 9th grade: 78
  • 10th grade: 77
  • 11th grade: 78
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 51
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 733
  • Less than 1 year of college: 243
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 263
  • Associate degree: 198
  • Bachelor's degree: 171
  • Master's degree: 150
  • Professional school degree: 17
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.6%Males
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 12.8%Females
Iola marital status for males
Iola marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,262
  • One, attached: 34
  • Two: 146
  • 3 or 4: 67
  • 5 to 9: 93
  • 10 to 19: 25
  • 20 to 49: 63
  • 50 or more: 65
  • Mobile homes: 131

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,400

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Iola:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 84.5%Utility gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 1.9%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 70.5%Utility gas
  • 28.1%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 25
Here:

3.8%
Kansas:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 19
Here:

4.3%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 15
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

13.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)