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Audubon

Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate5873
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base6119
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-4.0%
Population, 20106119
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20134.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 20.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 24.1%
Female persons, percent, 201352.1%
White alone, percent, 201398.2%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.2%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013Z
Two or More Races, percent, 20130.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 0.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201397.5%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201389.9%
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+, 2009-201390.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201316.6%
Number of Veterans, 2009-2013557
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 18.2
Number of Housing units, 20132983
Homeownership rate, 2009-201380.4%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20137.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$71,100
Number of Households, 2009-20132684
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.18
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $30,919
Median household income, 2009-2013$48,313
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 9.5%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-246
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-89
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13175
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13264
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-163
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/130
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-163
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors6

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 5.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19406.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19508.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196012.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197014.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198017.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199022.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200022.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201023.2
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)24.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)26.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)30.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)33.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)34.4
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)42.4
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)396
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)485
Number of residents 10-14 years old (2000547
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)459
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)223
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)627
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)925
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)842
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)372
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)350
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)726
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)609
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)269
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)5059
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)4902
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)1820
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)1604

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010442.96
Persons per square mile, 201013.8
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts176
Private nonfarm employment, 20121180
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-2012-0.8%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012485
Total number of firms, 2007456
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)47778
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)37302
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $6,083
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")D
Building permits, 20127

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

Number of farms 2012622
Total acres of farmland 2012280351
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)451
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)251918
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)232137
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012294362
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012124744

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 201346
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)7.8
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 201345
Total same gender marriages 2013 3 or less
Total number of marriages where gender is not stated 20133 or less
Dissolution rate 2013 (rate per 1000 population)1.9
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)362.3
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.89
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)11.7
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)351
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)72
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)422
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)2
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)7

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)4823
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)788.2
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)194.48

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)421
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)549
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)780
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)1305
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)1305
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)1238
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)1557
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)1421
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)7
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)4223
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)71
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)74
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)176
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)321
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)4544
Voters on Election Day 20141456
Voters who Voted Absentee 20141009
Total Voters 20142465
Active Voters as of 11/6/144223
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201458.37
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14328
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201454.16

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary25878
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary79
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20140.03%
2015 County Attorney Salary47537
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary94
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary48929
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary79
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary43085
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary92
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary57800
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary93
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary43155
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary94
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.00%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair500
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015318138
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary94
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20141.51%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues3720427
Total Property Tax Revenue3613895
FactAlbert, the World's Largest Bull, has been guarding the peaceful streets of Audubon since 1964. He is 30 feet tall and 33 feet long, and has a 15-foot span between horns.