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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate3894
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base4029
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-3.4%
Population, 20104029
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 20.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 21.8%
Female persons, percent, 201350.0%
White alone, percent, 201397.9%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.5%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013Z
Two or More Races, percent, 20130.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 1.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201397.0%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201387.6%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 0.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 1.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201390.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201313.7%
Number of Veterans, 2009-2013353
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 21.2
Number of Housing units, 20131998
Homeownership rate, 2009-201378.5%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20134.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$85,200
Number of Households, 2009-20131745
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.2
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $23,707
Median household income, 2009-2013$45,871
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 11.3%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-135
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-19
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13135
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13154
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-101
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/130
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-101
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-15

Population Changes Historical Data over Time (Source: U.S. Census Bureau and http://www.icip.iastate.edu/tables/)

Percent of population ages 65 and over in 1930 6.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19408.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195010.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196013.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197016
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198017.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199020.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200020.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201021.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 19200
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)0
Median age (2000)41.9
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)247
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)296
Number of residents 10-14 years old (2000329
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)283
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)202
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)425
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)655
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)593
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)245
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)247
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)449
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)377
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)134
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)3409
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)3281
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)1103
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)960

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010423.44
Persons per square mile, 20109.5
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts118
Private nonfarm employment, 2012875
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20123.4%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012309
Total number of firms, 2007443
Percent of Black-owned firms, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")F
Percent of American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")F
Percent of Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25") F
Percent of Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")F
Percent of Hispanic-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25") F
Percent of Women-owned firms 2007 (S = "suppressed does not meet publication standards")S
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 0
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)14217
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)32586
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $7,950
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")D
Building permits, 20126

Agricultural Economic Data (USDA Census of Agriculture Table 1: County Summary Highlights)

Number of farms 2012467
Total acres of farmland 2012229267
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)491
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)165853
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)142020
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 201256794
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 201265617

Health and Lifestyle Data (Source: 2013 Vital Statistics of Iowa, Iowa Department of Public Health Bureau of Vital Statistics unless otherwise noted)

Suicide Deaths 2013 (rate per 100,000 population; A = fewer than 5 deaths, information suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information)A
Total marriages 201339
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)10
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)4.1
Total opposite gender marriages 201321
Total same gender marriages 2013 16
Total number of marriages where gender is not stated 20133 or less
Dissolution rate 2013 (rate per 1000 population)2.1
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)372.9
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.62
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)15.2
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)n/a
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)410
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)130
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)540
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)13

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)1411
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)350.21
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)53.36

Voter Registration and Turnout Information (Source: Iowa Secretary of State)

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)251
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)423
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)557
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)854
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)804
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)625
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)975
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)1196
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)3
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)2799
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)43
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)43
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)162
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)248
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)3047
Voters on Election Day 2014942
Voters who Voted Absentee 2014797
Total Voters 20141739
Active Voters as of 11/6/142784
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201462.46
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14264
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201457.05

County Government Salary Information (Source: Iowa State Association of Counties)

2015 County Supervisor Salary19155
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary99
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20141.50%
2015 County Attorney Salary45810
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary95
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 2014-27.56%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary43182
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary94
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary43182
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary91
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary52791
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary95
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20140.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary43182
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary93
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.00%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015323926
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary92
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 2014-3.64%

Tax Information (Source: http://www.dom.state.ia.us/local/county/county_prop_tax.htm)

General Basic Property Tax Rate4
Total Tax Revenues2611782
Total Property Tax Revenue2503329
FactLeast populated county in Iowa. Birthplace of Johnny Carson.