Adams County, Iowa Population 2018

Adams County, Iowa's estimated population is 3,686 with a growth rate of -3.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Iowa is the 99th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,686-136-3.56%
20163,8221062.85%
20163,716-37-0.99%
20153,753-125-3.22%
20143,878-14-0.36%
20133,892-17-0.43%
20123,909-85-2.13%
20113,994-29-0.72%
20104,023-843-17.32%
19904,866-865-15.09%
19805,731-591-9.35%
19706,322-1,146-15.35%
19607,468-1,285-14.68%
19508,753-1,403-13.81%
194010,156-281-2.69%
193010,437-84-0.80%
192010,521-477-4.34%
191010,998-2,603-19.14%
190013,6011,30910.65%
189012,2924043.40%
188011,8887,274157.65%
18704,6143,081200.98%
18601,5330.00%

Adams County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,720
Two or More Races43
Asian33
Black or African American19
American Indian and Alaska Native4
Some Other Race3

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Adams County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Adams County, Iowa Median Age

47.2


Total

45.2


Male

48.6


Female

Adams County, Iowa Adults

There are 3,023 adults, (848 of which are seniors) in Adams County, Iowa.

Adams County, Iowa Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

1,932

50.55%

Male

1,890

49.45%

Adams County, Iowa Households and Families

Adams County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All73.9%26.1%
Male61.7%38.3%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female39.1%60.9%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6812.1973.9
Married9742.7685.1
Non Family5781.1860.6
Female692.2239.1
Male602.4761.7

2.67

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Iowa Households

Adams County, Iowa Education

Adams County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade622.26%
9th to 12th Grade1455.28%
High School Graduate1,10240.10%
Some College61822.49%
Associates Degree36213.17%
Bachelors Degree32611.86%
Graduate Degree1334.84%

Adams County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6792,494455
Asian2111
Hispanic2010
Black1614
Multiple Races12124
Native American44
Other Race33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 33.33%.

Adams County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,405$40,458$24,896
Less Than High School$23,229$31,500$
High School Grad$26,417$34,250$18,854
Some College$38,190$43,315$26,042
Bachelors Degree$36,765$46,042$34,018
Graduate Degree$55,859$51,250$57,292

$33,405

Average Earnings

$40,458

Average Male

$24,896

Average Female

Adams County, Iowa Language

Adams County, Iowa Language by Age

Adams County, Iowa Language

98.86% of Adams County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.03% of the population.

Adams County, Iowa Poverty

Adams County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6363319.10%
Multiple411434.15%
Black171482.35%
Hispanic30930.00%
Native44100.00%

9.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.95%

Male Poverty Rate

11.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Iowa is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Iowa is White, with 9.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.40%.

Adams County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.74%
High School11.78%
Some College7.38%
Bachelors or Greater0.88%

Adams County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.22%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed7.04%
Male Employed4.80%

Adams County, Iowa Income

Adams County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,598$60,935
Families$61,197$75,259
Married Families$64,750$
Non Families$28,000$32,443

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Iowa Veterans

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by War

252

Number of Veterans

247

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam121
Korea58
Second Gulf War18
World War II15
First Gulf War13

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+100
65 to 7491
55 to 6437
35 to 5413
18 to 3411

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by Education

1.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Iowa Employment Status

Adams County, Iowa Employment by Age

63.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Iowa Employment by Race

Adams County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Adams County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Corning16381486-152-9.28%
Lenox 1407140700.00%
Prescott257242-15-5.84%
Nodaway114106-8-7.02%
Carbon3431-3-8.82%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990