Adams County, Iowa Population 2019

Adams County, Iowa's estimated population is 3,663 with a growth rate of -0.79% 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
20183,645-18-0.49%
20173,663-29-0.79%
20163,692-61-1.63%
20153,753-124-3.20%
20143,877-15-0.39%
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
White3,686
Two or More Races38
Asian21
Some Other Race17
Black or African American16
American Indian and Alaska Native7

Adams County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Adams County, Iowa Median Age

47.7


Total

45.8


Male

48.5


Female

Adams County, Iowa Adults

There are 2,998 adults, (844 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Iowa.

Adams County, Iowa Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

1,915

50.59%

Male

1,870

49.41%

Adams County, Iowa Households and Families

Adams County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Male63.3%36.7%
Female60%40%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6542.277.8
Married9432.7688.9
Non Family5711.2263.6
Female802.360
Male602.763.3

2.68

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade541.97%
9th to 12th Grade1174.27%
High School Graduate1,07639.28%
Some College68124.86%
Associates Degree33612.27%
Bachelors Degree35713.03%
Graduate Degree1184.31%

Adams County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6602,500472
Hispanic3227
Other Race1717
Multiple Races15153
Black1414
Asian137
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 20.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,125$40,465$25,797
Less Than High School$$23,393$11,094
High School Grad$26,944$32,650$24,306
Some College$37,394$42,950$25,750
Bachelors Degree$33,295$45,192$30,125
Graduate Degree$57,857$52,500$60,357

$32,125

Average Earnings

$40,465

Average Male

$25,797

Average Female

Adams County, Iowa Language

Adams County, Iowa Language by Age

Adams County, Iowa Language

99.16% of Adams County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 0.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Adams County, Iowa Poverty

Adams County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,60037310.36%
Hispanic401742.50%
Black161487.50%
Other131184.62%
Multiple38923.68%
Native77100.00%

11.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.47%

Male Poverty Rate

12.99%

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 10.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.97%
High School13.40%
Some College10.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed78.13%
Male Unemployed51.06%
Female Employed6.96%
Male Employed4.39%

Adams County, Iowa Income

Adams County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,745$61,037
Families$61,888$76,251
Married Families$63,686-
Non Families$25,991$31,359

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Adams County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Iowa Veterans

238

Number of Veterans

234

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam152
Korea34
First Gulf War13
World War II11
Second Gulf War6

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Adams County, Iowa Veterans by Education

3.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Iowa Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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