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Total population: 5,719 (Urban population: 5,633 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 86 (all nonfarm))

Iola,KS index of house prices


Houses: 2,886 (2,593 occupied: 1,706 owner occupied, 887 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

34%
State:

31%

Housing density: 686 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $153,178.


Median contract rent in 2009: $295 (lower quartile is $199, upper quartile is $402)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $310


Median gross rent in Iola, KS in 2009: $455


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: $55,993


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $30,714


Median monthly housing costs: $467





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Iola, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $55,813 (it was $38,900 in 2000)
Iola:

$55,813
Kansas:

$125,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $32,299 - $98,232

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $74,246
Here:

$74,246
State:

$156,894

Mobile homes: $66,013
Here:

$66,013
State:

$34,057

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

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Iola, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 227
  • 5 rooms: 415
  • 6 rooms: 429
  • 7 rooms: 351
  • 8 rooms: 170
  • 9 or more rooms: 103
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 74
  • 3 rooms: 148
  • 4 rooms: 298
  • 5 rooms: 234
  • 6 rooms: 117
  • 7 rooms: 6
  • 8 rooms: 10
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Iola, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 49
  • 2 bedrooms: 554
  • 3 bedrooms: 841
  • 4 bedrooms: 229
  • 5+ bedrooms: 33
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 256
  • 2 bedrooms: 437
  • 3 bedrooms: 165
  • 4 bedrooms: 22
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Iola, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 71
  • 1 vehicle: 516
  • 2 vehicles: 798
  • 3 vehicles: 194
  • 4 vehicles: 117
  • 5+ vehicles: 10
  • no vehicle: 118
  • 1 vehicle: 470
  • 2 vehicles: 231
  • 3 vehicles: 51
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 9
  • 2000 to 2004: 8
  • 1990 to 1999: 192
  • 1980 to 1989: 305
  • 1970 to 1979: 486
  • 1960 to 1969: 264
  • 1950 to 1959: 331
  • 1940 to 1949: 145
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,018

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Iola, KS house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Iola, KS:

  • Less than $10,000: 64
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 32
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 41
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 51
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 66
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 81
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 84
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 164
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 187
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 144
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 120
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 86
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 61
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 128
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 107
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 37
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 29
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 39
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 15
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 13
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Iola rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Iola:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 99
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 41
  • $300 to $349: 76
  • $350 to $399: 39
  • $400 to $449: 80
  • $450 to $499: 92
  • $500 to $549: 56
  • $550 to $599: 24
  • $600 to $649: 20
  • $650 to $699: 37
  • $700 to $749: 74
  • $750 to $799: 0
  • $800 to $899: 40
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 9
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 51
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 28
  • 1990 to 1994: 13
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 22


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 commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 287
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1068
  • 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 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%)
 


Iola, KS household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 374
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 254
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 283
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 209
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 187
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 218
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 215
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 169
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 126
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 193
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 164
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 88
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 51
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 24
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 9
  • $200,000 or more: 5
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1149
 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 (%):



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


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

  • This state: 4686
  • 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 rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.6%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 12.8%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $35,425
  • Black householders: $28,191
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $7,929
  • Some other race householders: $19,255
  • Two or more races householders: $12,115
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $16,769
Iola household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Iola household income for Black householders
Iola household income for Two or more races householders

Iola marital status for males
Iola marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $56,243
  • Black or African American householders: $60,978
  • Two or more races householders: $14,346

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: $8,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Iola:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Iola
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (84.5%)
  • Electricity (13.2%)
  • Wood (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (70.5%)
  • Electricity (28.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)



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 (Noninst.)


 

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