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Ames Demographic Information
Age Ranges 0-9: 8.28% 10-17: 6.32% 18-29: 48.65% 30-39: 10.17% 40-49: 9.74% 50-64: 9.40% 65 & Over: 7.44%
Population Land Area: 21.57 sq mi Total Population: 59,274 Population Density Ranking (National): 56th percentile Population Density Ranking (State): 83rd percentile Population Growth Rate: 0 Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 27th percentile Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 54th percentile
Income Median Income: $36,942 Average Income Households W/ Children: $66,639 Median Income Ranking (National): 40th percentile Median Income Ranking (State): 37th percentile Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 70th percentile Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 82nd percentile
Households Married: 41st percentile Single: 59th percentile Married With Children: 18th percentile Married With No Children: 23rd percentile Single With Children: 4th percentile Single With No Children: 54th percentile
Schools School District Name: AMES COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.65 : 1
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