Ames, IA Metro Area has a population of 94,834 people with a median age of 25.8 and a median household income of $51,201. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Ames, IA Metro Area grew from 93,586 to 94,834, a 1.33% increase and its median household income grew from $50,438 to $51,201, a 1.51% increase.
The population of Ames, IA Metro Area is 85% White, 6.87% Asian, and 3.15% Hispanic. 10.2% of the people in Ames, IA Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 93% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ames, IA Metro Area are Iowa State University, with 7,821 graduates, PCI Academy-Ames, with 78 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Ames, IA Metro Area is $167,800, and the homeownership rate is 52.9%. Most people in Ames, IA Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Ames, IA Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Ames, IA Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Story County, IA and the census places Ames, IA; Nevada, IA; and Story City, IA.