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Total population: 5,810 (Urban population: 5,790 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 20 (13 farm, 7 nonfarm))

Maquoketa,IA index of house prices


Houses: 2,789 (2,623 occupied: 1,757 owner occupied, 866 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

32%

Housing density: 809 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $119,140.


Median contract rent in 2009: $394 (lower quartile is $278, upper quartile is $466)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $454


Median gross rent in Maquoketa, IA in 2009: $479


Housing units in Maquoketa with a mortgage: 750 (66 second mortgage, 89 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 626


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $53,063


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $23,566


Median monthly housing costs: $487





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $79,332 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
Maquoketa:

$79,332
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,424 - $107,835

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $113,077
Here:

$113,077
State:

$151,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $36,883
Here:

$36,883
State:

$156,028

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $81,888
Here:

$81,888
State:

$110,680

Mobile homes: $31,507
Here:

$31,507
State:

$29,315

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,926
  • In family households: 4,805 (1,234 male householders, 393 female householders)
    1,175 spouses, 1,658 children (1,561 natural, 37 adopted, 60 stepchildren), 70 grandchildren, 33 brothers or sisters, 37 parents, 19 other relatives, 186 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,121 (342 male householders (277 living alone)), 658 female householders (618 living alone)), 121 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 193 (178 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 804 2-persons, 327 3-persons, 318 4-persons, 131 5-persons, 33 6-persons, 14 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 895 1-person, 89 2-persons, 16 3-persons.

956 married couples with children.
443 single-parent households (100 men, 343 women).

97.7% of residents of Maquoketa speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 38 (0.6%)
(78.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Maquoketa, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 14
  • 3 rooms: 29
  • 4 rooms: 180
  • 5 rooms: 458
  • 6 rooms: 346
  • 7 rooms: 309
  • 8 rooms: 219
  • 9 or more rooms: 202
  • 1 room: 24
  • 2 rooms: 52
  • 3 rooms: 210
  • 4 rooms: 256
  • 5 rooms: 183
  • 6 rooms: 83
  • 7 rooms: 35
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9 or more rooms: 7
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Maquoketa, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 63
  • 2 bedrooms: 427
  • 3 bedrooms: 926
  • 4 bedrooms: 308
  • 5+ bedrooms: 33
  • no bedroom: 38
  • 1 bedroom: 259
  • 2 bedrooms: 387
  • 3 bedrooms: 147
  • 4 bedrooms: 28
  • 5+ bedrooms: 7
Cars and other vehicles available in Maquoketa, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 74
  • 1 vehicle: 566
  • 2 vehicles: 819
  • 3 vehicles: 235
  • 4 vehicles: 36
  • 5+ vehicles: 27
  • no vehicle: 152
  • 1 vehicle: 482
  • 2 vehicles: 193
  • 3 vehicles: 32
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 33
  • 2000 to 2004: 177
  • 1990 to 1999: 285
  • 1980 to 1989: 219
  • 1970 to 1979: 538
  • 1960 to 1969: 342
  • 1950 to 1959: 406
  • 1940 to 1949: 152
  • 1939 or earlier: 721

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Maquoketa, IA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Maquoketa, IA:

  • Less than $10,000: 77
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 38
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 28
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 16
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 6
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 15
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 15
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 62
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 90
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 88
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 123
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 151
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 174
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 314
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 190
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 94
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 73
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 80
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 11
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 25
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Maquoketa rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Maquoketa:

  • Less than $100: 19 people
  • $100 to $149: 9
  • $150 to $199: 26
  • $200 to $249: 49
  • $250 to $299: 71
  • $300 to $349: 24
  • $350 to $399: 47
  • $400 to $449: 102
  • $450 to $499: 106
  • $500 to $549: 138
  • $550 to $599: 15
  • $600 to $649: 24
  • $650 to $699: 59
  • $700 to $749: 6
  • $750 to $799: 44
  • $800 to $899: 29
  • $900 to $999: 46
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 4
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 45
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 12
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 26


Maquoketa, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 78.2%
Number of people working at home: 138 (4.7% of all workers)


Maquoketa commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 410
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 962
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 442
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 164
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 103
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 91
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 171
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 44
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 44
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 293
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 59
  • 90 or more minutes: 42
 


Maquoketa mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,264 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 322 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 3 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 30 (1%)
  • Walked: 184 (6%)
  • Other means: 13 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 138 (5%)
 


Maquoketa, IA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 272
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 311
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 269
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 258
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 249
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 219
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 153
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 118
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 183
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 208
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 190
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 110
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 42
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 17
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 9
  • $200,000 or more: 19
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2028
 English: 442
 United States or American: 438
 Irish: 367
 Norwegian: 106
 Other groups: 98
 French (except Basque): 76
 Danish: 75
 Luxemburger: 69
 Czech: 51
 Dutch: 44
 Swedish: 43
 Scottish: 40
 Italian: 35
 Welsh: 35
 European: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 28
 Albanian: 26
 Swiss: 25
 Russian: 20
 Polish: 16
 Hungarian: 14
 French Canadian: 9
 Greek: 9
 Eastern European: 7
 Canadian: 7
 Subsaharan African:: 5
 Nigerian: 5


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



  • Other Eastern Europe (32%)
  • Other Northern Europe (21%)
  • Hungary (18%)
  • United Kingdom (16%)
  • Germany (13%)


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

  • This state: 5075
  • Northeast: 40
  • Midwest: 633
  • South: 198
  • West: 124

57% of Maquoketa 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, 74% lived in Iowa.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 9
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 139
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 88
  • 11th grade: 46
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 17
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 767
  • Less than 1 year of college: 134
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 178
  • Associate degree: 133
  • Bachelor's degree: 178
  • Master's degree: 56
  • Professional school degree: 33
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 39
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 160
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 63
  • 11th grade: 44
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 68
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 981
  • Less than 1 year of college: 215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 186
  • Associate degree: 148
  • Bachelor's degree: 247
  • Master's degree: 72
  • Professional school degree: 11
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.1%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.4%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $35,831
  • Two or more races householders: $24,513
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $18,795
Maquoketa household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Maquoketa household income for Some other race householders
Maquoketa household income for Two or more races householders
Maquoketa household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Maquoketa marital status for males
Maquoketa marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $83,455

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,875
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 135
  • 3 or 4: 194
  • 5 to 9: 136
  • 10 to 19: 34
  • 20 to 49: 127
  • Mobile homes: 272

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,000


Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Maquoketa:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Maquoketa
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (90.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • Electricity (1.4%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • Utility gas (62.2%)
  • Electricity (30.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.4%)
  • No fuel used (2.0%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 31
Here:

4.6%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 32
Here:

23.4%
Iowa:

25.4%

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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