In 2018, Ames, IA had a population of 96.9k people with a median age of 26.3 and a median household income of $54,554. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ames, IA grew from 95,888 to 96,922, a 1.08% increase and its median household income grew from $52,671 to $54,554, a 3.58% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ames, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.69%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.76%), White (Hispanic) (2.49%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.83%). NaNk% of the people in Ames, IA speak a non-English language, and 92.4% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Ames, IA is $180,400, and the homeownership rate is 52.8%. Most people in Ames, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17 minutes. The average car ownership in Ames, IA is 2 cars per household.