Rainbow City Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Rainbow City Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
9,611

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
17.8%
18 - 24:
6.4%
25 - 34:
14.9%
35 - 54:
26.1%
55 - 64:
12.4%
Over 65 Years:
16.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.8%
3.8%
High School Graduates
91.9%
91.9%
College Graduated
30.0%
30.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Rainbow City
$30,337
$30,337
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Rainbow City
$50,547
$50,547
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.4%

Employment Industries in Rainbow City

 
Healthcare
20.0%
20.0%
Manufacturing
13.7%
13.7%
Retail
12.6%
12.6%
Education
8.2%
8.2%
Accommodation
7.5%
7.5%
Construction
5.8%
5.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.4%
5.4%
Public Service
4.1%
4.1%
Finance
4.1%
4.1%
Real estate
3.5%
3.5%
Wholesale
3.2%
3.2%
Other
2.9%
2.9%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
Transportation
2.1%
2.1%
Utilities
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
80.5%
80.5%
Black or African American
9.6%
9.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
5.2%
5.2%
Asian
2.8%
2.8%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.0%
2.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
13.1%
13.1%
English
7.9%
7.9%
German
4.3%
4.3%
Scottish
3.6%
3.6%
European
2.3%
2.3%
French
1.6%
1.6%
British
1.3%
1.3%
Scots-Irish
1.1%
1.1%
Italian
1.1%
1.1%
Dutch
0.7%
0.7%
Iranian
0.6%
0.6%
Other Subsaharan African
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.4%
0.4%
Welsh
0.3%
0.3%
French Canadian
0.3%
0.3%
Northern European
0.2%
0.2%
Czech
0.2%
0.2%
Palestinian
0.2%
0.2%
Scandinavian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
93.7%
93.7%
Spanish
3.1%
3.1%
Arabic
0.9%
0.9%
Polish
0.9%
0.9%
Langs. of India
0.7%
0.7%
Tagalog
0.5%
0.5%
Pacific Island languages
0.5%
0.5%
French
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Rainbow City Residents:
5.3%


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