In 2017, Ottumwa, IA had a population of 44.2k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $44,863. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ottumwa, IA grew from 44,010 to 44,155, a 0.329% increase and its median household income grew from $43,824 to $44,863, a 2.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ottumwa, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.4%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (4.57%), White (Hispanic) (3.67%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.38%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.34%). N/A% of the people in Ottumwa, IA speak a non-English language, and 95.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Ottumwa, IA is $85,800, and the homeownership rate is 73.4%. Most people in Ottumwa, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ottumwa, IA is 2 cars per household.