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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate15312
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base15673
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-2.3%
Population, 201015673
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 23.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 19.1%
Female persons, percent, 201350.7%
White alone, percent, 201395.6%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.4%
Asian alone, percent, 20132.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013Z
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 5.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201390.8%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201385.0%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 2.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 6.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201389.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201318.0%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131323
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 17.6
Number of Housing units, 20137159
Homeownership rate, 2009-201371.0%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201315.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$91,400
Number of Households, 2009-20136395
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.39
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $24,510
Median household income, 2009-2013$43,589
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 12.3%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-361
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-25
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13521
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13546
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-354
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-3
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-351
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors18

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 5.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19407.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19509.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196011.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197012.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198014.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199017.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200017
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201018.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 23.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 27.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192029
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 33.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 33.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)38.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)42.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)46.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)48
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)47.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)49.5
Median age (2000)39.1
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1057
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1130
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001245
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1128
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)789
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1855
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2595
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2148
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)790
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)739
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1426
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1103
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)433
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)12256
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)11706
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3431
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)2962

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010576.75
Persons per square mile, 201027.2
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts398
Private nonfarm employment, 20124281
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-2012-17.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121075
Total number of firms, 20071551
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") 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") F
Percent of Women-owned firms 2007 (S = "suppressed does not meet publication standards")23.9%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 1162374
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)558307
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)149277
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $9,607
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")12245
Building permits, 20122

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

Number of farms 2012761
Total acres of farmland 2012327031
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)430
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)305126
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)293032
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012647537
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012199917

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 201390
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.9
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 201384
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)1.7
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)45.7
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)374.3
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.7
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)11.7
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)61.5
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)758
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)231
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)989
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1
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)9796
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)625.02
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)187.52

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)959
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1535
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)2180
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)2922
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)2734
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)2538
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3534
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)3843
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)17
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)9932
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)188
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)199
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)478
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)1
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)866
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)10798
Voters on Election Day 20143448
Voters who Voted Absentee 20142320
Total Voters 20145768
Active Voters as of 11/6/149896
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201458.29
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14902
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201453.42

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary36800
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary15
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Attorney Salary69662
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary67
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20143.50%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary55237
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary39
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Recorder Salary53720
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary38
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Sheriff Salary72249
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary38
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Treasurer Salary54086
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary41
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.50%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015415354
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary51
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20143.50%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues7591597
Total Property Tax Revenue7421818
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