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Total population: 10,223 (Urban population: 9,607 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 616 (45 farm, 570 nonfarm))

Pella,IA index of house prices


Houses: 3,704 (3,500 occupied: 2,357 owner occupied, 1,143 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

35%

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





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Pella, Iowa Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $164,458 (it was $116,600 in 2000)
Pella:

$164,458
Iowa:

$122,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $119,002 - $212,029

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $195,147
Here:

$195,147
State:

$151,570

Townhouses or other attached units: $112,599
Here:

$112,599
State:

$156,028

In 2-unit structures: $792,976
Here:

$792,976
State:

$128,390

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $181,961
Here:

$181,961
State:

$110,680

Mobile homes: $31,319
Here:

$31,319
State:

$29,315

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,296
  • In family households: 7,103 (2,092 male householders, 276 female householders)
    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
  • In nonfamily households: 1,193 (396 male householders (335 living alone)), 695 female householders (665 living alone)), 102 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,453 (14 institutionalized population)

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 number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Pella, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 30
  • 4 rooms: 134
  • 5 rooms: 493
  • 6 rooms: 546
  • 7 rooms: 429
  • 8 rooms: 356
  • 9 or more rooms: 357
  • 1 room: 58
  • 2 rooms: 145
  • 3 rooms: 181
  • 4 rooms: 341
  • 5 rooms: 258
  • 6 rooms: 102
  • 7 rooms: 21
  • 8 rooms: 22
  • 9 or more rooms: 15
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pella, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 22
  • 2 bedrooms: 463
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,197
  • 4 bedrooms: 555
  • 5+ bedrooms: 101
  • no bedroom: 97
  • 1 bedroom: 311
  • 2 bedrooms: 516
  • 3 bedrooms: 177
  • 4 bedrooms: 32
  • 5+ bedrooms: 10
Cars and other vehicles available in Pella, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 100
  • 1 vehicle: 457
  • 2 vehicles: 1,241
  • 3 vehicles: 439
  • 4 vehicles: 64
  • 5+ vehicles: 56
  • no vehicle: 138
  • 1 vehicle: 563
  • 2 vehicles: 381
  • 3 vehicles: 46
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 9

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 111
  • 2000 to 2004: 546
  • 1990 to 1999: 422
  • 1980 to 1989: 322
  • 1970 to 1979: 708
  • 1960 to 1969: 620
  • 1950 to 1959: 449
  • 1940 to 1949: 174
  • 1939 or earlier: 658

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Pella, IA house values

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

  • Less than $10,000: 10
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 5
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 10
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 11
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 12
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 8
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 11
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 23
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 25
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 6
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 17
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 30
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 69
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 265
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 412
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 334
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 294
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 425
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 209
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 162
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 36
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 54
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 15
  • $1,000,000 or more: 7
 


Pella rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Pella:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 35
  • $150 to $199: 17
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 30
  • $350 to $399: 31
  • $400 to $449: 76
  • $450 to $499: 49
  • $500 to $549: 88
  • $550 to $599: 145
  • $600 to $649: 58
  • $650 to $699: 111
  • $700 to $749: 78
  • $750 to $799: 102
  • $800 to $899: 90
  • $900 to $999: 163
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 57
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 40
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 69
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 53
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 18
  • 1990 to 1994: 17
  • 1985 to 1989: 20
  • 1980 to 1984: 59
  • 1975 to 1979: 41
  • 1970 to 1974: 23
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1965 to 1969: 113


Pella, IA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.4%
Number of people working at home: 166 (3.2% of all workers)


Pella commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1013
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2236
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 882
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 266
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 150
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 55
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 76
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 19
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 52
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 104
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 130
  • 90 or more minutes: 32
 


Pella mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,765 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 348 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 85 (2%)
  • Motorcycle: 16 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 59 (1%)
  • Walked: 712 (14%)
  • Other means: 30 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 166 (3%)
 


Pella, IA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 208
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 222
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 227
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 131
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 209
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 238
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 279
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 179
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 278
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 289
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 520
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 428
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 132
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 30
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 38
  • $200,000 or more: 51
 

First ancestries reported:

 Dutch: 4206
 German: 1424
 English: 489
 United States or American: 468
 Other groups: 447
 Irish: 345
 European: 164
 Norwegian: 144
 Swedish: 108
 Czech: 99
 Scotch-Irish: 74
 Scottish: 68
 Italian: 58
 Polish: 49
 French (except Basque): 48
 Danish: 48
 Welsh: 37
 Swiss: 26
 Czechoslovakian: 24
 Greek: 23
 Latvian: 17
 Russian: 17
 French Canadian: 16
 British: 11
 Slovak: 10
 Belgian: 9
 Slavic: 8
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6


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



  • Netherlands (35%)
  • Laos (22%)
  • Vietnam (12%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Cambodia (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Canada (3%)


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

  • This state: 7636
  • Northeast: 156
  • Midwest: 1104
  • South: 211
  • West: 312

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.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 44
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 230
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 71
  • 11th grade: 34
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 93
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 708
  • Less than 1 year of college: 126
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 295
  • Associate degree: 180
  • Bachelor's degree: 561
  • Master's degree: 257
  • Professional school degree: 65
  • Doctorate degree: 51

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 47
  • 7th and 8th grade: 391
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 30
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 53
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 898
  • Less than 1 year of college: 181
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 401
  • Associate degree: 188
  • Bachelor's degree: 731
  • Master's degree: 124
  • Professional school degree: 45
  • Doctorate degree: 28

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:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $55,811
  • Black householders: $36,792
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $66,065
  • Asian householders: $57,009
  • Two or more races householders: $56,597
Pella household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Pella household income for Black householders
Pella household income for Asian householders
Pella household income for Two or more races householders
Pella household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Pella marital status for males
Pella marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $167,137
  • Asian householders: $137,800
  • Two or more races householders: $105,783

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,643
  • One, attached: 34
  • Two: 242
  • 3 or 4: 103
  • 5 to 9: 190
  • 10 to 19: 170
  • 20 to 49: 132
  • 50 or more: 101
  • Mobile homes: 89

Median worth of mobile homes: $25,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

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:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pella
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.1%)
  • Electricity (2.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Utility gas (76.4%)
  • Electricity (22.3%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 211
Here:

21.8%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 142
Here:

28.9%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,182
Here:

88.7%
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)

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