Everything You Need to Know About the City of Davenport Iowa

In 2017, Davenport, Iowa had a population of 102k people with a median age of 35.9 and a median household income of $49,335. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Davenport, IA declined from 102,305 to 102,268, a -0.0362% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,191 to $49,335, a 2.37% increase.

The population of Davenport, IA is 74.7% White Alone, 11.6% Black or African American Alone, and 8.5% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Davenport, IA communicate in a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. residents. 

The largest universities in Davenport, IA are Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (9,624 degrees awarded in 2017), Eastern Iowa Community College District (1,498 degrees), and Saint Ambrose University (1,120 degrees).

The median property value in Davenport, IA is $124,300, and the homeownership rate is 62.1%. Most people in Davenport, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18 minutes. The average car ownership in Davenport, IA is 2 cars per household.


Education in Davenport

In 2017, universities in Davenport, IA awarded 13,224 degrees. The student population of Davenport, IA is skewed towards women, with 14,982 male students and 31,664 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Davenport, IA are White (7,706 and 58.8%), followed by Black or African American (2,538 and 19.4%), Hispanic or Latino (1,332 and 10.2%), and Unknown (655 and 5%).

The largest universities in Davenport, IA by the number of degrees awarded are Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (9,624 and 72.8%), Eastern Iowa Community College District (1,498 and 11.3%), and Saint Ambrose University (1,120 and 8.47%).

The most popular majors in Davenport, IA are General Business Administration & Management (1,034 and 7.82%), Criminal Justice – Safety Studies (783 and 5.92%), and Health Care Administration & Management (724 and 5.47%).

The median tuition costs in Davenport, IA is $19,364 for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Davenport

The economy of Davenport, IA employs 48.9k people and Davenport has an unemployment rate of 3.4%. Davenport has seen the job market increase by 1.7% over the last year. Future job development throughout the following ten years is anticipated to be 26.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%. The biggest businesses in Davenport, IA are Manufacturing (7,908 people), Health Care and Social Assistance (7,270 people), and Retail Trade (6,337 people), and the most lucrative ventures are Utilities ($70,819), Public Administration ($66,139), and Management of Companies and Enterprises ($64,712).

Households in Davenport, IA have a median annual income of $49,335, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $48,191 in 2016, which represents a 2.37% annual growth.


Tax Rates for Davenport

– The Sales Tax Rate for Davenport is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.

– The Income Tax Rate for Davenport is 9.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Davenport

– The average income of a Davenport resident is $24,864 a year. 

– The Median household income of a Davenport resident is $45,424 a year.