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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate11094
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base11341
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-2.2%
Population, 201011341
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 22.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 19.8%
Female persons, percent, 201349.7%
White alone, percent, 201397.7%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.6%
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 3.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201394.3%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201388.5%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 2.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201390.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201316.6%
Number of Veterans, 2009-2013798
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 20.8
Number of Housing units, 20135291
Homeownership rate, 2009-201380.1%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20139.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$85,300
Number of Households, 2009-20134648
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.37
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $25,814
Median household income, 2009-2013$50,105
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 10.4%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-247
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-92
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13325
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13417
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-140
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1311
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-151
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-15

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 19406.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19508
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196010.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197013.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198014.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199017.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200016.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201019.1
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)0.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)23.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)25.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)26
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)30
Median age (2000)39.7
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)737
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)846
Number of residents 10-14 years old (2000978
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)961
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)482
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1196
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)1891
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)1685
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)590
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)564
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)984
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)842
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)344
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)8890
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)8476
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)2506
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)2170

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010571.01
Persons per square mile, 201019.9
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts308
Private nonfarm employment, 20123182
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20127.3%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012882
Total number of firms, 20071275
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") 266775
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)171681
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)119314
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $10,549
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")4144
Building permits, 201210

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

Number of farms 2012889
Total acres of farmland 2012353351
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)397
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)338379
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)323289
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012370569
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012205559

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 201359
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.3
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 201356
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)1.2
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)54.1
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)272.7
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.82
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)9.9
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)419
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)194
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)613
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)7
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)5

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)7601
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)670.22
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)234.11

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)705
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1120
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)1608
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)2410
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)2160
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)1493
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3252
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)2842
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)7
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)7594
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)111
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)131
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)248
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)1
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)491
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)8085
Voters on Election Day 20143123
Voters who Voted Absentee 20141295
Total Voters 20144418
Active Voters as of 11/6/147535
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201458.63
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14504
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201454.96

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary30136
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary46
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20143.20%
2015 County Attorney Salary87074
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary38
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20144.40%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary53069
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary44
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.20%
2015 County Recorder Salary53069
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary42
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.20%
2015 County Sheriff Salary71979
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary39
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20144.40%
2015 County Treasurer Salary53069
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary44
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.20%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015408668
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary53
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20143.66%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.1814
Total Tax Revenues5266916
Total Property Tax Revenue5173480
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