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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate132546
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base131090
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 20131.1%
Population, 2010131090
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 21.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 14.6%
Female persons, percent, 201351.1%
White alone, percent, 201386.6%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20138.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.3%
Asian alone, percent, 20131.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.2%
Two or More Races, percent, 20132.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 4.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201383.2%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201382.9%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 4.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 7.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201389.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201325.3%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20139095
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 15.8
Number of Housing units, 201356508
Homeownership rate, 2009-201367.8%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201324.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$123,600
Number of Households, 2009-201352276
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.4
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $24,273
Median household income, 2009-2013$45,747
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 17.0%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/131456
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/131614
Births 4/1/10-7/1/135390
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/133776
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-140
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13430
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-570
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-18

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 5.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19406.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19507.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19607.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19708.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19809.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199012.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200013
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201013.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 55.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 70.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192075.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 77.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 76.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)84
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)84
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)84.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)87.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)87.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)84.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)86.5
Median age (2000)34.4
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)7827
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)8114
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20008305
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)11096
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)14357
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)15221
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)17082
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)17380
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)5778
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)4953
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)8703
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)6629
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)2567
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)98467
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)89051
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)20810
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)17899

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010565.77
Persons per square mile, 2010231.7
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaWaterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metro Area

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts3207
Private nonfarm employment, 201267174
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20123.5%
Nonemployer establishments, 20127194
Total number of firms, 20079739
Percent of Black-owned firms, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")4.1%
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") S
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") 0.6%
Percent of Women-owned firms 2007 (S = "suppressed does not meet publication standards")29.1%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 5880301
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)1278450
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)1929430
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $15,224
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")194601
Building permits, 2012492

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

Number of farms 2012924
Total acres of farmland 2012296765
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)321
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)273813
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)265823
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012240800
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012160915

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)14.3
Total marriages 2013771
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.8
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)0.3
Total opposite gender marriages 2013730
Total same gender marriages 2013 34
Total number of marriages where gender is not stated 20137
Dissolution rate 2013 (rate per 1000 population)1.5
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)36.2
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)436.9
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)3.06
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)12.7
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)61
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)3347
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1571
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)4918
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)22
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)4

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)71141
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)542.69
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)111.2

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)11022
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)16213
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)18111
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)21661
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)18441
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)29242
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)20697
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)32167
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)324
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)82430
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)2543
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)1273
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)3450
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)33
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)7299
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)89729
Voters on Election Day 201426019
Voters who Voted Absentee 201420928
Total Voters 201446947
Active Voters as of 11/6/1482240
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201457.09
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/147493
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201452.32

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary33476
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary30
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20142.75%
2015 County Attorney Salary111338
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary10
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.75%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary70499
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary9
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.75%
2015 County Recorder Salary70399
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary7
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.75%
2015 County Sheriff Salary95447
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary9
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20143.45%
2015 County Treasurer Salary70399
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary8
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.75%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015585462
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary7
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20142.86%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues32964263
Total Property Tax Revenue32053632
FactBirthplace of former First Lady Lou Henry Hoover.