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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate13598
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base13956
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-2.6%
Population, 201013956
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 22.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 21.4%
Female persons, percent, 201350.9%
White alone, percent, 201397.6%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.5%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.4%
Two or More Races, percent, 20130.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201395.6%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201388.5%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 2.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201392.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201319.0%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131155
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 17.3
Number of Housing units, 20136546
Homeownership rate, 2009-201371.8%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201316.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$88,100
Number of Households, 2009-20136081
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.21
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $25,448
Median household income, 2009-2013$43,481
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 11.4%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-358
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-139
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13488
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13627
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-203
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1314
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-217
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-16

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 7.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19408.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195011.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196013.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197016.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198017.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199019.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200019.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201021
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 23.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 23.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192027.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 28.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 31.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)35
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)38.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)43
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)46
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)49.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)46.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)46.4
Median age (2000)41.6
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)797
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)949
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001037
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1072
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)635
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1418
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2221
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)1965
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)796
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)741
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1415
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1106
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)532
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)11196
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)10681
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3491
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3053

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010564.27
Persons per square mile, 201024.7
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts485
Private nonfarm employment, 20124810
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20123.4%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121159
Total number of firms, 20071682
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") D
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)151451
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)178171
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $12,846
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")11638
Building permits, 20127

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

Number of farms 2012703
Total acres of farmland 2012289926
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)412
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)240732
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)220308
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 201247681
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012111192

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 201374
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.4
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 201369
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)3.3
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)110.3
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)398.6
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)2.23
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)10.5
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)76.9
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)776
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)323
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1099
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)8

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)8578
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)614.65
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)171.11

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)906
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1415
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)1954
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)2790
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)2774
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)1542
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)4745
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)3053
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)12
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)9352
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)152
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)299
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)489
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)1
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)941
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)10293
Voters on Election Day 20143386
Voters who Voted Absentee 20141694
Total Voters 20145080
Active Voters as of 11/6/149329
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201454.45
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14962
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201449.36

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary27798
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary62
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary95498
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary27
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20146.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary53256
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary43
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary53256
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary41
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary68438
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary52
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20146.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary53256
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary43
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.00%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair1000
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015462694
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary29
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20144.04%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues6915786
Total Property Tax Revenue6576915
FactThe Mormons, fleeing from Illinois, were the earliest settlers, and established a community at Indiantown in 1846.