Keokuk, IA Population

Population: 11,427. Estimated population in July 2020: 10,762 (-5.8% change)
Males: 5,362 (46.9%), Females: 6,065 (53.1%)

Lee County

Zip code: 52632

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $31,586
Median house value: $50,500

Races in Keokuk:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.3%)
  • Black (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)

Ancestries: German (24.3%), Irish (12.4%), United States (10.1%), English (8.4%), Dutch (2.9%), French (2.8%).

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 9.2 square miles

Map of Keokuk, IA

Population

For population 25 years and over in Keokuk

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Keokuk city

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,412 (-11.0%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK AREA HOSPITAL (1600 MORGAN STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Keokuk:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Keokuk:

  • SOUTHEAST IOWA REGIONAL (about 32 miles; BURLINGTON, IA; Abbreviation: BRL)
  • QUINCY REGIONAL-BALDWIN FIELD (about 36 miles; QUINCY, IL; Abbreviation: UIN)
  • KIRKSVILLE REGIONAL (about 82 miles; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Abbreviation: IRK)

Other public-use airports nearest to Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK MUNI (about 4 miles; KEOKUK, IA; Abbreviation: EOK)
  • CARTHAGE (about 17 miles; CARTHAGE, IL; Abbreviation: I48)
  • FORT MADISON MUNI (about 18 miles; FORT MADISON, IA; Abbreviation: FSW)

Amtrak station near Keokuk:

  • 16 miles: FORT MADISON (1601 20TH ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Keokuk:

  • DAYTON SCHOOL OF HAIR DESIGN (Full-time enrollment: 13; Location: 23 S 2ND; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Keokuk:

  • WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; MACOMB, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,096)
  • INDIAN HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 83 miles; OTTUMWA, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,744)
  • TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 84 miles; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,922)
  • UNIVERSITY OF IOWA (about 88 miles; IOWA CITY, IA; Full-time enrollment: 24,766)
  • AUGUSTANA COLLEGE (about 95 miles; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,220)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 96 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,180)
  • SAINT AMBROSE UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,310)

Schools

Public high school in Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 707; Location: 2285 MIDDLE RD; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Keokuk:

  • CARDINAL STRITCH JR SR HS (Students: 256; Location: 2981 PLANK RD; Grades: PK – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 561; Location: 2002 ORLEANS AVENUE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • HAWTHORNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 390; Location: 2940 DECATUR ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • GEORGE WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 206; Location: 116 N 8TH; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • WELLS-CAREY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 195; Location: 918 TIMEA STREET; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • TORRENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 105; Location: 1721 FULTON STREET; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 1402 S 7TH; Grades: 01 – 05)

Private primary/middle schools in Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 175; Location: 1578 HILTON ROAD; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST VINCENT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 152; Location: 610 TIMEA STREET; Grades: PK – 6)

Libraries

Library in Keokuk:

  • KEOKUK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $406,441; Location: 210 N 5TH; 59,991 books; 4,345 audio materials; 1,516 video materials; 141 serial subscriptions)