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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate18393
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base18499
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-0.6%
Population, 201018499
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 23.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 18.0%
Female persons, percent, 201350.4%
White alone, percent, 201397.7%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.2%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013Z
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 1.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201396.0%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201389.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 2.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201392.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201319.5%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131620
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 25.2
Number of Housing units, 20138061
Homeownership rate, 2009-201378.8%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20139.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$132,800
Number of Households, 2009-20137665
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.37
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $26,567
Median household income, 2009-2013$58,088
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 8.0%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-106
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/1362
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13614
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13552
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-163
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1313
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-176
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-5

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 7.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19409.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195010.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196011.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197013
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198013.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199015.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200015.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201016.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 13
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 14.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)15.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)16.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)16.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)16.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)17.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)17.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)16.6
Median age (2000)39.2
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1102
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1269
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001320
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1366
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)811
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)2053
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2982
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2599
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)943
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)790
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1378
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1069
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)505
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)13578
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)12951
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3432
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)2952

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010579.44
Persons per square mile, 201031.9
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts479
Private nonfarm employment, 20124387
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20122.5%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121281
Total number of firms, 2007S
Percent of Black-owned firms, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")S
Percent of American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")S
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")S
Percent of Hispanic-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25") S
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") 178789
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)221842
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)131334
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $7,317
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")9509
Building permits, 201229

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

Number of farms 2012955
Total acres of farmland 2012312457
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)327
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)275638
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)262666
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012200665
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012155316

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 201375
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)4.1
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 201367
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)2.6
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)280.9
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.84
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)9.7
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)44.9
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)509
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)276
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)785
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)5
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)8000
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)432.46
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)53.35

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)817
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1612
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)2884
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)3634
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3015
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)3127
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3708
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)4680
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)29
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)11544
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)220
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)142
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)434
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)1
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)797
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)12341
Voters on Election Day 20144640
Voters who Voted Absentee 20142764
Total Voters 20147404
Active Voters as of 11/6/1411456
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201464.63
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14817
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201460.33

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary25811
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary80
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20142.50%
2015 County Attorney Salary76672
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary58
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20143.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary50011
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary72
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.50%
2015 County Recorder Salary49832
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary67
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.50%
2015 County Sheriff Salary64437
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary70
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20142.50%
2015 County Treasurer Salary49828
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary71
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.50%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015419835
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary46
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20142.59%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues8373697
Total Property Tax Revenue8247937
FactHome of the Iowa Cow War of 1931, a violent dispute over testing cattle for tuberculosis.