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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate5072
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base5131
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-1.1%
Population, 20105131
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 24.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 24.6%
Female persons, percent, 201350.7%
White alone, percent, 201397.9%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.2%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20130.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 2.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201396.1%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201391.0%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 0.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 10.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201388.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201317.6%
Number of Veterans, 2009-2013401
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 18
Number of Housing units, 20132595
Homeownership rate, 2009-201376.5%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20135.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$78,500
Number of Households, 2009-20132074
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.39
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $23,324
Median household income, 2009-2013$44,551
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 13.1%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-59
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13-71
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13175
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13246
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1310
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1316
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-6
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors2

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 19409.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195012.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196014.8
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197018.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198020.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199023.2
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200023
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201023.6
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
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)0
Median age (2000)43.2
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)320
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)331
Number of residents 10-14 years old (2000367
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)430
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)243
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)451
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)722
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)688
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)307
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)298
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)618
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)469
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)225
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)4154
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)3985
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)1487
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)1312

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010535.5
Persons per square mile, 20109.6
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts146
Private nonfarm employment, 2012984
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20120.9%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012498
Total number of firms, 2007553
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")12.1%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") 0
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)26024
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)63578
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $12,562
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")D
Building permits, 20121

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

Number of farms 2012651
Total acres of farmland 2012269777
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)414
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)178811
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)137082
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 201296204
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 201247731

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 201344
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)8.7
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)1.4
Total opposite gender marriages 201337
Total same gender marriages 2013 7
Total number of marriages where gender is not stated 20133 or less
Dissolution rate 2013 (rate per 1000 population)1.4
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)230.8
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)0.87
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)10.3
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)488
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)75
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)563
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)11

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)3171
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)618.01
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)140.91

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)242
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)418
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)575
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)884
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)1061
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)861
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)1476
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)755
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)2
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)3094
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)27
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)35
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)51
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)113
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)3207
Voters on Election Day 20141388
Voters who Voted Absentee 2014730
Total Voters 20142118
Active Voters as of 11/6/143081
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201468.74
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14121
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201466.15

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary26916
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary67
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary40053
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary98
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20143.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary40883
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary99
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary40883
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary96
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Sheriff Salary54441
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary94
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20143.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary40883
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary99
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20143.00%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015297891
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary96
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20143.00%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues3015516
Total Property Tax Revenue2930242
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