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Maquoketa, IA (Iowa) Houses and Residents

Maquoketa,IA index of house prices

Total population: 6,012 (All urban)

Houses: 2,977 (2,686 occupied: 1,720 owner occupied, 969 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

29%

Housing density: 864 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $117,867.

Median contract rent in 2016: $303 (lower quartile is $231, upper quartile is $375)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $546


Median gross rent in Maquoketa, IA in 2016: $381

Housing units in Maquoketa with a mortgage: 946 (21 second mortgage, 32 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 775

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $59,612

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,471

Median monthly housing costs: $601


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Maquoketa, Iowa Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,081 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
Maquoketa:

$94,081
Iowa:

$142,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $69,087 - $152,109
Median year house/condo built: 1964

Median year apartment built: 1961

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,079
  • In family households: 4,487 (770 male householders, 831 female householders)
    1,043 spouses, 1,530 children (1,441 natural, 51 adopted, 35 stepchildren), 29 grandchildren, 10 brothers or sisters, 56 parents, 20 other relatives, 208 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,429 (400 male householders (296 living alone)), 694 female householders (617 living alone)), 336 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 167

Size of family households: 792 2-persons, 405 3-persons, 199 4-persons, 117 5-persons, 59 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 914 1-person, 97 2-persons, 25 3-persons, 24 4-persons, 35 5-persons.

646 married couples with children.
599 single-parent households (176 men, 423 women).

99.2% of residents of Maquoketa speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (11% speak English very well, 62% speak English well, 27% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 73 (1.2%)
(64.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Maquoketa, Iowa:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 451 bedroom
  • 4042 bedrooms
  • 8903 bedrooms
  • 2794 bedrooms
  • 925+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maquoketa, Iowa:

  • 27no bedroom
  • 1811 bedroom
  • 4402 bedrooms
  • 2553 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 77no vehicle
  • 4611 vehicle
  • 7772 vehicles
  • 2553 vehicles
  • 574 vehicles
  • 835+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population

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

  • 281no vehicle
  • 4471 vehicle
  • 1752 vehicles
  • 673 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Maquoketa, Iowa:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 473 rooms
  • 1224 rooms
  • 3225 rooms
  • 4126 rooms
  • 2827 rooms
  • 2078 rooms
  • 3249+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maquoketa, Iowa:

  • 281 room
  • 722 rooms
  • 1533 rooms
  • 3274 rooms
  • 1435 rooms
  • 836 rooms
  • 847 rooms
  • 528 rooms
  • 269+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 %

  • Maquoketa, IA household income distribution

  • Maquoketa, IA household income distribution
  • 390Less than $10,000
  • 170$10,000 to $14,999
  • 141$15,000 to $19,999
  • 126$20,000 to $24,999
  • 181$25,000 to $29,999
  • 139$30,000 to $34,999
  • 107$35,000 to $39,999
  • 188$40,000 to $44,999
  • 147$45,000 to $49,999
  • 360$50,000 to $59,999
  • 237$60,000 to $74,999
  • 240$75,000 to $99,999
  • 84$100,000 to $124,999
  • 82$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Maquoketa, IA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Maquoketa, IA
  • 38Less than $10,000
  • 25$10,000 to $14,999
  • 44$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 26$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 54$40,000 to $49,999
  • 105$50,000 to $59,999
  • 121$60,000 to $69,999
  • 231$70,000 to $79,999
  • 136$80,000 to $89,999
  • 167$90,000 to $99,999
  • 151$100,000 to $124,999
  • 105$125,000 to $149,999
  • 181$150,000 to $174,999
  • 56$175,000 to $199,999
  • 93$200,000 to $249,999
  • 13$250,000 to $299,999
  • 39$300,000 to $399,999
  • 13$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Maquoketa, IA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Maquoketa, IA
  • 49Less than $100
  • 13$150 to $199
  • 141$200 to $249
  • 25$250 to $299
  • 20$300 to $349
  • 85$350 to $399
  • 107$400 to $449
  • 109$450 to $499
  • 89$500 to $549
  • 63$550 to $599
  • 83$600 to $649
  • 56$650 to $699
  • 5$700 to $749
  • 25$750 to $799
  • 12$800 to $899
  • 8$900 to $999

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 92010 or later
  • 202000 to 2009
  • 211990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 26Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Maquoketa population
Maquoketa commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 400
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 687
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 385
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 137
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 35
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 43
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 145
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 82
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 117
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 352
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 86
  • 90 or more minutes: 27
Maquoketa, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 69.4%
Number of people working at home: 85 (3.2% of all workers)

Maquoketa mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,932 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 238 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 29 (1%)
  • Taxi: 41 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0%)
  • Walked: 136 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 85 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1,096
 American: 373
 Irish: 95
 English: 75
 Norwegian: 53
 Danish: 47
 Czech: 38
 Polish: 30
 European: 25
 Italian: 22
 Swedish: 20
 Scottish: 19
 Welsh: 17
 French (except Basque): 12
 Hungarian: 12
 French Canadian: 9
 Russian: 9
 New Zealander: 8
 Northern European: 8
 Scandinavian: 8
 Luxemburger: 7
 Czechoslovakian: 6

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

  • 45%Oceania, n.e.c.
  • 15%Philippines
  • 12%Russia
  • 11%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 8%England
  • 8%Norway
  • 5%Korea

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

  • This state: 4,552
  • Other state: 1,381
  • Northeast: 168
  • Midwest: 762
  • South: 190
  • West: 261

85% of Maquoketa residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Iowa.

Maquoketa:

85.0%
State average:

84.7%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 41
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 31
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 829
  • Less than 1 year of college: 131
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 332
  • Associate degree: 208
  • Bachelor's degree: 170
  • Master's degree: 60
  • Professional school degree: 51
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 38
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 859
  • Less than 1 year of college: 160
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 289
  • Associate degree: 309
  • Bachelor's degree: 311
  • Master's degree: 105
  • Professional school degree: 9
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.0%Males
  • 4.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 34.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 13.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 100.0%Males
Maquoketa marital status for males
Maquoketa marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,914
  • One, attached: 33
  • Two: 99
  • 3 or 4: 282
  • 5 to 9: 152
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 to 49: 144
  • 50 or more: 36
  • Mobile homes: 310

Median worth of mobile homes: $19,639

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Maquoketa:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Maquoketa
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (89.8%)
  • Electricity (6.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • Utility gas (54.1%)
  • Electricity (44.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 60
Here:

10.4%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.5%
Iowa:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 31
Here:

14.5%
Iowa:

23.8%

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)