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Total population: 10,223 (Urban population: 9,607 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 616 (45 farm, 570 nonfarm))
Housing density: 542 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: $597 (lower quartile is $448, upper quartile is $785)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $677
Median gross rent in Pella, IA in 2009: $691
Housing units in Pella with a mortgage: 1,280 (74 second mortgage, 161 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 780
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $72,653
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $54,281
Median monthly housing costs: $727
Latest news about housing in Pella, IA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Detached houses: $195,147Here:$195,147State:$151,570
Townhouses or other attached units: $112,599Here:$112,599State:$156,028
In 2-unit structures: $792,976Here:$792,976State:$128,390
In 5-or-more-unit structures: $181,961Here:$181,961State:$110,680
Mobile homes: $31,319Here:$31,319State:$29,315
2,184 spouses, 2,433 children (2,301 natural, 45 adopted, 87 stepchildren), 7 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 39 parents, 8 other relatives, 60 non-relatives
Size of family households: 1,151 2-persons, 454 3-persons, 470 4-persons, 204 5-persons, 73 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 1,000 1-person, 91 2-persons.
1,818 married couples with children.
253 single-parent households (54 men, 199 women).
92.0% of residents of Pella speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (23% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).
Foreign born population: 300 (3.1%)
(72.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.4%
Number of people working at home: 166 (3.2% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
50% of Pella residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Iowa.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.1%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 17.0%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $25,900
House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Pella:
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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