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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate22417
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base22381
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 20130.2%
Population, 201022381
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 23.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 16.6%
Female persons, percent, 201349.7%
White alone, percent, 201396.1%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20131.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.4%
Asian alone, percent, 20131.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013Z
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 1.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201394.6%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201384.7%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 2.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201390.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201321.5%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131481
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 17.9
Number of Housing units, 20139713
Homeownership rate, 2009-201370.5%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201314.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$100,900
Number of Households, 2009-20139073
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.4
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $23,788
Median household income, 2009-2013$47,967
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 15.9%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/1336
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13209
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13903
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13694
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-149
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1355
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-204
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-24

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 8.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 194010
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195011.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196013.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197015.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198015.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199016.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200015.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201016.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 26.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 31.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192035.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 39.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 41.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)45.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)46.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)50.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)48.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)49.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)54.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)56.1
Median age (2000)37.2
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1482
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1565
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001645
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1717
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)1443
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)2648
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)3332
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2933
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)1018
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)902
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1692
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1427
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)531
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)16593
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)15593
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)4194
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3650

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010570.86
Persons per square mile, 201039.2
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaOskaloosa, IA Micro Area

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts586
Private nonfarm employment, 20126861
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20120.7%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121445
Total number of firms, 20071977
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")25.4%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 1618526
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)D
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)242911
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $10,995
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")16819
Building permits, 201215

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

Number of farms 20121012
Total acres of farmland 2012322964
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)319
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)273911
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)244417
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012301296
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012132893

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 2013147
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)6.6
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013141
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)26.8
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)340.7
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.19
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)12.2
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)84.2
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1081
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)382
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1463
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)7

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)9931
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)443.72
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)180.47

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)1535
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)2417
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)3225
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)3932
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3469
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)2971
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)5967
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)4965
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)45
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)13948
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)376
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)379
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)742
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)3
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)1500
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)15448
Voters on Election Day 20144117
Voters who Voted Absentee 20143759
Total Voters 20147876
Active Voters as of 11/6/1413860
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201456.83
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/141553
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201451.1

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary31500
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary39
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20142.01%
2015 County Attorney Salary88030
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary37
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary55200
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary40
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary53510
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary39
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary70760
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary43
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary54160
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary40
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.00%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015416160
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary50
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20142.00%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues6117005
Total Property Tax Revenue5740250
FactOskaloosa hosted the Iowa State Fair prior to the Civil War in 1858 and 1859.