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Allamakee

Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate14169
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base14330
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-1.1%
Population, 201014330
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 22.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 20.6%
Female persons, percent, 201348.9%
White alone, percent, 201396.1%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20131.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.6%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.3%
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 5.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201391.5%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201387.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 4.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 8.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201389.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201314.9%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131282
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 23.6
Number of Housing units, 20137592
Homeownership rate, 2009-201379.5%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20139.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$114,400
Number of Households, 2009-20135862
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.36
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $24,926
Median household income, 2009-2013$48,831
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 12.6%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-161
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/1321
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13546
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13525
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-189
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13111
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-300
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors7

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 8.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19409.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195011
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196012.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197015
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198016
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199018.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200017.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201019.6
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 15.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 17.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)19.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)22.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)25.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)26.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)29
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)27.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)26
Median age (2000)39.7
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)859
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)994
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001163
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1043
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)699
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1552
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2200
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)1927
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)810
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)728
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1305
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)962
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)433
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)10944
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)10481
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3125
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)2700

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010639.08
Persons per square mile, 201022.4
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts412
Private nonfarm employment, 20124223
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-2012-1.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121161
Total number of firms, 20071648
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")22.8%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") D
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)154490
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)128662
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $8,922
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")8456
Building permits, 201229

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

Number of farms 20121011
Total acres of farmland 2012289164
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)286
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)185754
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)159113
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012107184
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 201285162

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)42.3
Total marriages 201377
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.4
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)0.6
Total opposite gender marriages 201367
Total same gender marriages 2013 8
Total number of marriages where gender is not stated 20133 or less
Dissolution rate 2013 (rate per 1000 population)2
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)56.5
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)289.6
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.72
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)12.9
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)43.7
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)568
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)164
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)732
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)0
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)5

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)9253
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)645.71
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)35.87

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)850
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1441
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)1954
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)2840
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)2837
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)2158
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)4236
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)3210
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)10
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)9614
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)122
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)127
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)289
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)538
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)10152
Voters on Election Day 20142950
Voters who Voted Absentee 20142400
Total Voters 20145350
Active Voters as of 11/6/149575
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201455.87
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14560
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201452.79

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary25726
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary82
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20145.11%
2015 County Attorney Salary75021
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary61
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20144.53%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary48344
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary84
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20144.88%
2015 County Recorder Salary48344
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary78
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20144.88%
2015 County Sheriff Salary62170
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary84
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20143.76%
2015 County Treasurer Salary48344
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary80
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20144.88%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair1000
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015359401
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary80
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20144.66%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.6
Total Tax Revenues6719845
Total Property Tax Revenue6140528
FactIowa’s only national monument is located in Allamakee county. The Effigy Mounds are 210 prehistoric American Indian mounds. 31 are shaped as bears or birds.