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Population, 2013 estimate22015
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base21704
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 20131.4%
Population, 201021704
Persons under 5 years, percent, 20136.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 24.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 18.2%
Female persons, percent, 201350.9%
White alone, percent, 201397.0%
Black or African American alone, percent, 20130.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 0.3%
Asian alone, percent, 20130.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 20130.1%
Two or More Races, percent, 20131.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 5.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 201392.1%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-201388.1%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 2.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 8.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201389.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-201320.8%
Number of Veterans, 2009-20131573
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 21.1
Number of Housing units, 20139491
Homeownership rate, 2009-201375.7%
Percent of Housing units in multi-unit structures 2009-201314.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013$121,800
Number of Households, 2009-20138948
Persons per household, 2009-2013 2.4
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 $26,459
Median household income, 2009-2013$54,554
Percent of Persons below poverty level 2009-2013 9.8%

U.S. Census Information

Total Change in Population 4/1/10-7/1/13311
Net Natural Change in Population (Births-Deaths) 4/1/10-7/1/13134
Births 4/1/10-7/1/13882
Deaths 4/1/10-7/1/13748
Net Total Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13192
International Migration 4/1/10-7/1/1314
Domestic Migration 4/1/10-7/1/13178
"Residual" population change that cannot be explained by demographic factors-15

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 8.4
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 194010.1
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 195011.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 196013.5
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 197014.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 198015.3
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 199017.6
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 200016.9
Percent of population ages 65 and over in 201017.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1900 20.5
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1910 22
Percent of population living in Urban area in 192023
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1930 24.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1940 26.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1950 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)30.2
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1960 ((definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)31.1
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1970 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)33.3
Percent of population living in Urban area in 1980 (definition of "urban" changed in 1950 census)32.7
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)32.9
Percent of population living in Urban area in 2010 (definition of "urban" changed in 2000 census)30.5
Median age (2000)38.8
Number of residents under 5 years old (2000)1382
Number of residents 5-9 years old (2000)1521
Number of residents 10-14 years old (20001538
Number of resident 15-19 years old (2000)1420
Number of residents 20-24 years old (2000)969
Number of residents 25-34 years old (2000)2311
Number of residents 35-44 years old (2000)3227
Number of residents 45-54 years old (2000)2772
Number of residents 55-59 years old (2000)983
Number of residents 60-64 years old (2000)853
Number of residents 65-74 years old (2000)1609
Number of residents 75-84 years old (2000)1433
Number of residents 85 and older (2000)652
Number of residents 18 and over (2000)15281
Number of residents 21 years and older (2000)14596
Number of residents 62 and over (2000)4184
Number of residents 65 and over (2000)3694

Census Geography Quick Facts

Land area in square miles, 2010568.84
Persons per square mile, 201038.2
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical AreaIowa City, IA Metro Area

Census Business Quick Facts

Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 -- Source: Census Business Quick Facts712
Private nonfarm employment, 20126806
Percent change in Private nonfarm employment 2011-20124.8%
Nonemployer establishments, 20121795
Total number of firms, 20072559
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") S
Percent of Women-owned firms 2007 (S = "suppressed does not meet publication standards")15.9%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") D
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)185719
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)195045
Retail sales per capita, 2007 (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information") $9,221
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) (D = "suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information")114716
Building permits, 201215

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

Number of farms 20121139
Total acres of farmland 2012314409
Average size of a farm 2012 (measured in acres)276
Total Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)264570
Harvested Cropland 2012 (measured in acres)231531
Total number of hogs and pig inventory 2012986774
Total acres of Corn harvested for grain 2012132262

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 2013111
Marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)5
Same-gender marriage rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)n/a
Total opposite gender marriages 2013103
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)2.6
Unintentional Injury Death rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)45.4
Out-of-wedlock live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)250
Per Person Alcohol Liquor Sales (Source http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/data-show-per-person-liquor-sales-for-iowa-counties-20150108)1.61
Live birth rate 2013 (rate per 1,000 population)13.8
Live birth rate for mothers under age 20 2013 (rate per 1,000 live births)78.9
Gun permits approved in 2011 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)958
Gun permits approved in 2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)234
Total gun permits 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)1192
Total gun permits denied 2011-2012 (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)7
Percent of Population with gun permit (Source: http://archive.desmoinesregister.com/interactive/article/20130310/NEWS/130309029/Map-Gun-permits-issued-by-Iowa-county)5

Religious Affiliation

Religious Membership, Total number of Adherents in all Denominations/Groups (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)12465
Rate of Religious Membership, Rates of Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)574.32
Rate of Evangelical Protestant Adherence per 1,000 population (2010) (Source: www.theARDA.com)191.21

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

Registered Voters Age 18-24 (3/24/15)1354
Registered Voters Age 25-34 (3/24/15)2170
Registered Voters Age 35-49 (3/24/15)3237
Registered Voters Age 50-64 (3/24/15)4085
Registered Voters Age 65 and over (3/24/15)3608
Active Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)2945
Active Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)5662
Active No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)5275
Active Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)45
Total Active Registered Voters (1/2/15)13927
Inactive Democratic Registered Voters (1/2/15)199
Inactive Republican Registered Voters (1/2/15)242
Inactive No Party Registered Voters (1/2/15)498
Inactive Other Registered Voters (1/2/15)4
Total Inactive Registered Voters (1/2/15)943
Grand Total Registered Voters (1/2/15)14870
Voters on Election Day 20144783
Voters who Voted Absentee 20143572
Total Voters 20148355
Active Voters as of 11/6/1413812
Percent Active Voter Turnout 201460.49
Inactive Voters as of 11/6/14970
Percent Total Voter Turnout 201456.52

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

2015 County Supervisor Salary34464
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Supervisor Salary25
Percent Change in County Supervisor Salary from 20140.00%
2015 County Attorney Salary99673
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Attorney Salary21
Percent Change in County Attorney Salary from 20144.00%
2015 CountyAuditor Salary68225
RankAmong all Counties for 2015 County Auditor Salary10
Percent Change in County Auditor Salary from 20142.40%
2015 County Recorder Salary62845
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Recorder Salary15
Percent Change in County Recorder Salary from 20142.40%
2015 County Sheriff Salary84159
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Sheriff Salary17
Percent Change in County Sheriff Salary from 20144.00%
2015 County Treasurer Salary63783
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 County Treasurer Salary15
Percent Change in County Treasurer Salary from 20142.40%
Number of Board Members5
Stipend to Board Chair1200
Total Elected Officials Salary 2015551005
Rank Among all Counties for 2015 Total Elected Officials Salary11
Percent Change in Total Elected Officials Salary from 20142.16%

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

General Basic Property Tax Rate3.65
Total Tax Revenues8985008
Total Property Tax Revenue8690409
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