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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate12314
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base12453
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-1.1%
Population, 201012453
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 23.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 19.6%
Female persons, percent, 201350.8%
White alone, percent, 201398.4%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.1%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20130.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 1.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201397.4%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201392.0%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 0.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 2.3%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201393.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201320.7%
Number of Veterans, 2009-2013894
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 20.7
Number of Housing units, 20135517
Homeownership rate, 2009-201381.9%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20139.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$123,700
Number of Households, 2009-20135073
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.42
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $31,164
Median household income, 2009-2013$56,827
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 7.0%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-139
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/1330
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13439
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13409
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-148
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/130
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-148
"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 4.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19407.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19509.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196011.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197012.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198014.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199019
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200018.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201018.8
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)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)19.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)20
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
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)40.8
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)664
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)848
Number of residents 10-14 years old (2000981
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)893
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)512
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1210
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)1896
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)1690
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)644
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)645
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1094
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)899
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)393
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)9251
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)8875
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)2765
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)2386

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010501.86
Persons per square mile, 201024.8
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaWaterloo-Cedar Falls, IA Metro Area

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts301
Private nonfarm employment, 20123129
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-201210.5%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012838
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") 143848
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)269850
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)109363
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $9,049
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")4346
Building permits, 201216

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

Number of farms 2012737
Total acres of farmland 2012318047
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)432
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)301114
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)294483
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012199917
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012161487

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 201351
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 201351
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)2.1
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)48.7
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)273.4
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.72
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)11.3
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)642
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)233
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)875
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)7577
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)608.45
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)138.68

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)815
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1237
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)1931
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)2496
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)2347
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)1414
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)4027
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)3064
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)15
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)8520
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)62
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)136
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)237
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)3
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)438
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)8958
Voters on Election Day 20143595
Voters who Voted Absentee 20141765
Total Voters 20145360
Active Voters as of 11/6/148509
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201462.99
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14461
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201459.75

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary23760
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary92
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary56446
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary84
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20144.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary52711
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary51
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary52711
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary46
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary74449
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary35
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary52711
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary50
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20144.00%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015407827
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary54
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20144.00%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues5931379
Total Property Tax Revenue5824993
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