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Census Quick Facts

Population, 2013 estimate17576
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base17767
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013-1.1%
Population, 201017767
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20135.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 24.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 19.1%
Female persons, percent, 201351.2%
White alone, percent, 201388.7%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 7.7%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20132.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 7.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201383.4%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201391.2%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 2.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 10.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201389.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201316.1%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131496
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 21.6
Number of Housing units, 20137728
Homeownership rate, 2009-201374.7%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-20138.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$101,300
Number of Households, 2009-20136794
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.53
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $25,311
Median household income, 2009-2013$51,670
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 11.5%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13-191
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/1329
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13680
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13651
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-232
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1325
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13-257
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors12

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 6.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 19408.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195010.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196012.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197014.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198016
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199018.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200017.7
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201018.4
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 10.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 0
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192011.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 11.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 12.6
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)13.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)27
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)14.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)15.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1990 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)15.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2000 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)27.8
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)27.6
Median age (2000)39.1
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1255
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1302
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001337
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1354
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)825
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)1986
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)2579
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2286
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)923
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)866
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1598
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1226
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)566
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)13295
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)12681
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)3927
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3390

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010721.01
Persons per square mile, 201024.6
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaNone

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts347
Private nonfarm employment, 20123567
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20121.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121152
Total number of firms, 2007S
Percent of Black-owned firms, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")S
Percent of American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")S
Percent of Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 (F = "fewer than 25") S
Percent of Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25")S
Percent of Hispanic-owned firms 2007 (F = "fewer than 25") S
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") 0
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)154880
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)112481
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $6,366
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")D
Building permits, 201219

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

Number of farms 20121132
Total acres of farmland 2012402701
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)356
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)351667
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)324959
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 201293899
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012172126

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 2013131
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)7.5
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013127
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)1.8
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)56.9
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)451.2
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1
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)97.7
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)879
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)316
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1195
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)2
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)8582
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)483.03
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)40.92

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)1161
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)1591
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)2506
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)3290
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3086
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)3205
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)3309
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)4703
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)17
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)11234
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)234
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)157
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)580
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)0
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)971
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)12205
Voters on Election Day 20144503
Voters who Voted Absentee 20142178
Total Voters 20146681
Active Voters as of 11/6/1411217
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201459.56
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14985
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201454.75

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary27075
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary64
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20140.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary77319
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary57
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20142.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary50632
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary65
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Recorder Salary50493
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary63
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20141.72%
2015 County Sheriff Salary64683
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary69
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20142.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary50561
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary64
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.00%
Number of Board Members3
Stipend to Board Chair
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015374913
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary74
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20141.52%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.5
Total Tax Revenues8488018
Total Property Tax Revenue8277714
FactHome of Iowa's largest Native American settlement.