Ames, Iowa is a part of the Ames, IA metropolitan area area, and contains 5 zip codes: 50014, 50013, 50010, 50012, and 50011.
The 2019 average effective rent for Class A, B, and C apartments in the Ames, IA metropolitan area area was $856, which is 5.42% lower than 2014 average rent. This represents a compounded annual growth rate of 1.06%. 2019 vacancy in Ames, IA was 2.10%.
The total population of the city of Ames, IA has grown 13.89% since 2010. As of 2018, the population was 67,154. The median household income of the Ames was $46,127, which is 23.50% lower than the national average.