In 2019, Iola, KS had a population of 5.35k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $36,750. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Iola, KS declined from 5,400 to 5,351, a −0.907% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,218 to $36,750, a 17.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Iola, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.05%), White (Hispanic) (3.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.83%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.16%). 0% of the households in Iola, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
98.7% of the residents in Iola, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Iola, KS are Allen County Community College (398 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2019, the median property value in Iola, KS was $81,600, and the homeownership rate was 54.3%. Most people in Iola, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Iola, KS was 2 cars per household.