Polk City Demographic Overview
As of 2007, Polk City’s population is 4,127 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.30 percent.
The median home cost in Polk City is $159,700. Home appreciation the last year has been 3.90 percent.
Compared to the rest of the country, Polk City’s cost of living is 9.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
Polk City public schools spend $4,860 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $6,058. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Polk City.
The unemployment rate in Polk City is 3.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 4.60%). Recent job growth is Positive. Polk City jobs have Increased by 1.99 percent.
People in Polk City
Family in Polk City, IA
The median age is 36.9. The US median is 37.6. 67.75% of people in Polk City, IA, are married. 9.04% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.8 people. 38.03% of people are married, with children. 4.49% have children, but are single.
Race in Polk City, IA
98.01% of people are white, 0.19% are black, 0.39% are asian, 0.24% are native american, and 1.16% claim ‘Other’.
0.51% of the people in Polk City, IA, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 99.49% are non-hispanic).