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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate20976
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base20958
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 20130.1%
Population, 201020958
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 26.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 16.0%
Female persons, percent, 201350.3%
White alone, percent, 201397.9%
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, 20131.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 1.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201396.7%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201391.0%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 6.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201390.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201317.1%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131511
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 20.9
Number of Housing units, 20138951
Homeownership rate, 2009-201378.1%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20137.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$122,200
Number of Households, 2009-20138187
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.52
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $27,038
Median household income, 2009-2013$55,553
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 9.9%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/1318
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13285
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13911
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13626
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-246
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1319
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-265
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-21

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 8.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 194010.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195010.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196010.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197010.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198011.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199014.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200013.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201015.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 17.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 17.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192018.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 18.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 20.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)22.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)24.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)27.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)27.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)28.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)28.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)31.5
Median age (2000)36.4
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1450
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1582
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001837
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1736
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)1136
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)2364
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)3185
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2822
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)980
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)945
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1473
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1156
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)427
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)15062
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)14250
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3620
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3056

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010571.02
Persons per square mile, 201036.7
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts488
Private nonfarm employment, 20125162
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-2012-0.1%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121491
Total number of firms, 20071874
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")18.0%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 640836
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)624511
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)214820
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $10,242
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")11530
Building permits, 201242

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

Number of farms 20121075
Total acres of farmland 2012341903
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)318
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)318462
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)308349
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012372762
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012212900

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 2013138
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)6.6
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013131
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)47.7
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)219
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.82
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)13.1
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)43.8
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)724
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)459
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1183
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)3
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)6

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)13312
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)635.18
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)146.53

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)1259
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)2308
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)3150
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)3898
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3276
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)3726
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3104
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)6488
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)16
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)13334
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)214
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)146
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)513
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)873
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)14207
Voters on Election Day 20145011
Voters who Voted Absentee 20142964
Total Voters 20147975
Active Voters as of 11/6/1413286
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201460.03
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14916
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201456.15

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary33500
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary29
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20141.52%
2015 County Attorney Salary86000
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary39
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.99%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary58250
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary31
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.10%
2015 County Recorder Salary56250
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary31
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20144.17%
2015 County Sheriff Salary75250
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary33
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20142.38%
2015 County Treasurer Salary56250
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary34
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.69%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015432500
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary40
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20142.79%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues7372107
Total Property Tax Revenue7207617
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