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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate18601
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base18914
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-1.7%
Population, 201018914
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 20.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 19.2%
Female persons, percent, 201350.9%
White alone, percent, 201395.2%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20131.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.3%
Asian alone, percent, 20131.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 2.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201392.9%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201383.2%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 3.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 4.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201392.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201324.1%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131296
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 17
Number of Housing units, 20138908
Homeownership rate, 2009-201372.9%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201315.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$117,600
Number of Households, 2009-20137488
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.28
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $25,318
Median household income, 2009-2013$50,349
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 12.8%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-313
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-99
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13599
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13698
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-175
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1345
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-220
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-39

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 7.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19409.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195010.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196011.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197012.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198013.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199015.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200016.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201018.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 19.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 25.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192026.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 26.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 27.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)35.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)38.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)44.7
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)45.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)46.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)48.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)48
Median age (2000)38.4
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1038
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1174
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001246
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1626
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)1593
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1876
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2708
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2455
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)932
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)850
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1520
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1227
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)570
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)14553
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)13229
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3818
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3317

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010584.93
Persons per square mile, 201032.3
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts556
Private nonfarm employment, 20129191
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20126.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121294
Total number of firms, 20071781
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")21.4%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 462194
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)118099
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)241342
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $12,932
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")17021
Building permits, 201218

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

Number of farms 2012852
Total acres of farmland 2012334447
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)393
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)286815
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)259867
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 201287330
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012141311

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 2013113
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)6.1
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013106
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)2.5
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)59.1
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)300
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.98
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)9.1
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)47.1
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1025
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)296
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1321
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)5
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)9210
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)486.94
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)141.8

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)2361
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)2057
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)2506
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)3317
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3275
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)3745
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3688
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)5313
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)44
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)12790
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)1174
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)145
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)656
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)4
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)1979
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)14769
Voters on Election Day 20144156
Voters who Voted Absentee 20143376
Total Voters 20147532
Active Voters as of 11/6/1412680
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201459.4
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/142008
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201451.28

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary30606
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary44
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20140.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary77629
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary56
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary51442
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary61
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary50804
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary59
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary66877
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary58
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary51442
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary61
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.00%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair500
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015390012
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary65
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20141.86%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues7158974
Total Property Tax Revenue6875506
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