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Iowa City Lifestyle Facts

Medical, Crime, Diversity and more



Iowa City Medical Care
Hospital/Medical Center City Distance from City Accredited - Medicare.gov or JCAHO GPTR 99 City
Average
Mercy Hospital Iowa City In the city Yes 4 accredited hospitals within 10 miles of city
University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics Iowa City In the city Yes
Iowa City VA Medical Center Iowa City In the city Yes
1 more hospital(s) can be viewed at the Medical Care page.



Iowa City
Distance to Nearest Large City
(pop. > 200,000)
115 miles  to Des Moines GPTR 99 City Average
72 miles



Iowa City
Demographics (2010)
. . 99 City Avg
White 82.5% 80.7%
Black 5.8% 7.2%
Native American 0.2% 0.8%
Asian 6.9% 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2%
Other 2.1% 4.4%
Multiple Races 2.5% 3.0%
Hispanic (of any race) 5.3% 11.6%



Iowa City
Median Age (2010)
26 years GPTR 99 City Average
37 years



Iowa City
Family Income & Housing
(2010)
. . 99 City Average
Total Housing Units 29,270 32,601
Occupied Housing Units 95% 83%
Vacant Housing Units (seasonal or recreational use) 5% 17%
Home Ownership Rate 47% 55%
Median Family Income $71,794 $69,596
Average Family Size 2.90 2.90



Iowa City
Population Density
(2016 est.)
. . 99 City Avg
Land Area (sq mi) 25 36
People Per Square Mile 2,976 2,151



Iowa City Crime
(crimes per 10,000 population)
. Total Crimes Violent Crimes Property Crimes
2017 255 21 234
2016 231 26 205
2015 283 26 257
2014 271 29 242
2013 293 32 261


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