Boone County, Iowa Population 2018

Boone County, Iowa's estimated population is 26,484 with a growth rate of 0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Boone County, Iowa is the 23rd largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,484730.28%
201626,411-8-0.03%
201626,419-20-0.08%
201526,4391570.60%
201426,282-1-0.00%
201326,2831460.56%
201226,137-149-0.57%
201126,286160.06%
201026,2701,0844.30%
199025,186-998-3.81%
198026,184-286-1.08%
197026,470-1,567-5.59%
196028,037-102-0.36%
195028,139-1,643-5.52%
194029,7825111.75%
193029,271-621-2.08%
192029,8922,2668.20%
191027,626-574-2.04%
190028,2004,42818.63%
189023,7722,93414.08%
188020,8386,25442.88%
187014,58410,352244.61%
18604,2323,497475.78%
18507350.00%

Boone County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,618
Black or African American324
Two or More Races318
American Indian and Alaska Native60
Some Other Race44
Asian36
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Boone County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Boone County, Iowa Median Age

41.1


Total

39.3


Male

42.5


Female

Boone County, Iowa Adults

There are 20,521 adults, (4,490 of which are seniors) in Boone County, Iowa.

Boone County, Iowa Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Boone County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

13,116

49.66%

Male

13,295

50.34%

Boone County, Iowa Households and Families

Boone County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boone County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All74.5%25.5%
Male68.8%31.2%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female55.2%44.8%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boone County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9432.3374.5
Married5,6522.9388.4
Non Family3,9681.2259.1
Female7463.0755.2
Male5773.1768.8

2.92

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boone County, Iowa Households

Boone County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3081.68%
9th to 12th Grade7153.89%
High School Graduate6,32334.40%
Some College4,35623.70%
Associates Degree2,55313.89%
Bachelors Degree2,84615.48%
Graduate Degree1,2796.96%

Boone County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,81716,8154,029
Hispanic22220156
Black204204
Multiple Races818128
Native American51517
Other Race26168
Asian999

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Boone County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,535$44,548$29,828
Less Than High School$23,707$31,023$14,543
High School Grad$30,483$36,952$23,077
Some College$36,899$46,042$29,677
Bachelors Degree$43,918$49,600$33,580
Graduate Degree$55,337$72,153$50,188

$36,535

Average Earnings

$44,548

Average Male

$29,828

Average Female

Boone County, Iowa Language

Boone County, Iowa Language by Age

Boone County, Iowa Language

97.51% of Boone County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 2.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Boone County, Iowa Poverty

Boone County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,5102,4019.80%
Multiple2899733.56%
Hispanic5778815.25%
Black2988528.52%
Other37924.32%

10.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.57%

Male Poverty Rate

12.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boone County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Iowa is Multiple, with 33.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Iowa is White, with 9.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.16%.

Boone County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.26%
High School8.59%
Some College6.61%
Bachelors or Greater2.86%

Boone County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.91%
Female Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed7.82%
Male Employed3.19%

Boone County, Iowa Income

Boone County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,513$66,411
Families$70,191$81,832
Married Families$73,680$
Non Families$27,795$37,605

Boone County, Iowa Marital Status

Boone County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Boone County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Boone 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 55To64.

Boone County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Boone County, Iowa Veterans

Boone County, Iowa Veterans by War

1,943

Number of Veterans

1,834

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam518
First Gulf War445
Second Gulf War355
Korea281
World War II113

Boone County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54621
75+546
65 to 74379
55 to 64275
18 to 34122

Boone County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9219.64%
Hispanic267.51%
2 or More147.65%
Other825.00%

Boone County, Iowa Veterans by Education

4.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boone County, Iowa Employment Status

Boone County, Iowa Employment by Age

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Boone County, Iowa Employment by Race

Boone County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Boone County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Boone1265612611-45-0.36%
Madrid25612597361.41%
Ogden20441996-48-2.35%
Woodward 14721461-11-0.75%
Sheldahl 31932120.63%
Boxholm19519610.51%
Pilot Mound17317410.58%
Luther12212200.00%
Fraser10210421.96%
Beaver484800.00%
Berkley323200.00%
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