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Population, 2013 estimate24957
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base24981
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-0.1%
Population, 201024986
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 25.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 17.5%
Female persons, percent, 201350.5%
White alone, percent, 201397.5%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.4%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 3.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201394.4%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201389.2%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 1.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 4.9%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201392.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201320.9%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20132025
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 17.1
Number of Housing units, 201310599
Homeownership rate, 2009-201379.3%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20139.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$129,800
Number of Households, 2009-20139867
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.49
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $27,942
Median household income, 2009-2013$58,888
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 6.4%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-24
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13175
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13926
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13751
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-194
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1319
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-213
"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 5.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19406.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19508
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196010.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197011.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198013.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199015.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200015
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201016.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 18.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 18
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192019.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 19.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 22.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)25.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)28.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)33.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)33.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)36.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)36.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)37.1
Median age (2000)37.8
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1641
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1900
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20002062
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)2101
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)1135
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)2677
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)3892
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)3374
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)1171
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)932
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1972
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1410
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)582
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)17811
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)16901
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)4529
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3964

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010862.89
Persons per square mile, 201029
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaSioux City, IA-NE-SD Metro Area

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts698
Private nonfarm employment, 20129722
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20121.4%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121732
Total number of firms, 20072137
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") D
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)243010
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)299650
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $12,330
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")21970
Building permits, 201243

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

Number of farms 20121331
Total acres of farmland 2012541817
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)407
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)479844
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)463717
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012744433
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012231645

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 2013130
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5.2
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013126
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)0.5
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)32.1
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)309.4
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.77
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)10.6
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)64.2
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)916
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)499
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1415
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)0
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)18418
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)737.13
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)117.83

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)1772
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)2503
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)4111
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)5087
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)4051
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)3136
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)7779
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)5520
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)29
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)16464
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)288
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)406
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)631
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)3
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)1328
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)17792
Voters on Election Day 20145495
Voters who Voted Absentee 20143786
Total Voters 20149281
Active Voters as of 11/6/1416391
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201456.62
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/141362
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201452.28

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary30658
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary43
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20142.50%
2015 County Attorney Salary100611
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary20
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20143.50%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary59974
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary26
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Recorder Salary59974
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary23
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Sheriff Salary84405
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary16
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20143.50%
2015 County Treasurer Salary59974
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary24
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.50%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015518228
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary17
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20143.20%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues8940201
Total Property Tax Revenue8665925
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