In 2018, Ames, IA had a population of 65.9k people with a median age of 23.3 and a median household income of $46,127. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ames, IA grew from 65,005 to 65,937, a 1.43% increase and its median household income grew from $42,755 to $46,127, a 7.89% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ames, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (10.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.27%), White (Hispanic) (2.89%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.49%). NaNk% of the people in Ames, IA speak a non-English language, and 89.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Ames, IA is $196,400, and the homeownership rate is 40.8%. Most people in Ames, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Ames, IA is 2 cars per household.