Butler County, Iowa Population 2018

Butler County, Iowa's estimated population is 14,606 with a growth rate of -2.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Iowa is the 54th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,606-327-2.19%
201614,9332461.67%
201614,687-193-1.30%
201514,880-78-0.52%
201414,958-20-0.13%
201314,97810.01%
201214,97780.05%
201114,969510.34%
201014,918-813-5.17%
199015,731-1,937-10.96%
198017,6687154.22%
197016,953-514-2.94%
196017,467730.42%
195017,394-592-3.29%
194017,9863692.09%
193017,617-228-1.28%
192017,8457264.24%
191017,119-836-4.66%
190017,9552,49216.12%
189015,4631,1708.19%
188014,2934,34243.63%
18709,9516,227167.21%
18603,7240.00%

Butler County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,648
Two or More Races91
Asian84
Black or African American45
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Some Other Race11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Butler 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

Butler County, Iowa Median Age

43.7


Total

42.1


Male

45.3


Female

Butler County, Iowa Adults

There are 11,483 adults, (3,166 of which are seniors) in Butler County, Iowa.

Butler County, Iowa Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

7,464

49.98%

Male

7,469

50.02%

Butler County, Iowa Households and Families

Butler County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All79.6%20.4%
Male75.4%24.6%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female57.5%42.5%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2822.3479.6
Married3,7712.8990.3
Non Family2,0001.1563.2
Female3082.8857.5
Male2032.9875.4

2.85

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Iowa Households

Butler County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3163.01%
9th to 12th Grade5365.10%
High School Graduate4,23740.34%
Some College2,32422.12%
Associates Degree1,44513.76%
Bachelors Degree1,15911.03%
Graduate Degree4874.64%

Butler County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,2539,4361,577
Hispanic105101
Asian666659
Native American3828
Black221010
Multiple Races178
Islander1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 89.39%.

Butler County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,106$43,440$26,139
Less Than High School$24,911$26,750$22,604
High School Grad$33,031$42,480$20,893
Some College$31,376$41,279$25,438
Bachelors Degree$41,603$50,579$36,349
Graduate Degree$57,857$80,222$46,910

$35,106

Average Earnings

$43,440

Average Male

$26,139

Average Female

Butler County, Iowa Language

Butler County, Iowa Language by Age

Butler County, Iowa Language

98.40% of Butler County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Butler County, Iowa Poverty

Butler County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2231,2308.65%
Multiple912729.67%
Hispanic1682615.48%
Black36616.67%

8.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.52%

Male Poverty Rate

10.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Iowa is Multiple, with 29.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Iowa is White, with 8.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.87%.

Butler County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.41%
Some College8.12%
High School6.45%
Bachelors or Greater1.77%

Butler County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.62%
Male Unemployed15.67%
Female Employed5.66%
Male Employed3.31%

Butler County, Iowa Income

Butler County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,204$65,011
Families$65,956$76,308
Married Families$69,219$
Non Families$28,285$39,482

Butler County, Iowa Marital Status

Butler County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Butler 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.

Butler County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Butler County, Iowa Veterans

Butler County, Iowa Veterans by War

980

Number of Veterans

923

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam405
World War II120
First Gulf War120
Korea118
Second Gulf War94

Butler County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+346
65 to 74282
35 to 54176
55 to 64136
18 to 3440

Butler County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9628.54%
Hispanic1411.86%
Black1040.00%
2 or More816.00%

Butler County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Iowa Employment Status

Butler County, Iowa Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Butler County, Iowa Employment by Race

Butler County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butler County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Parkersburg18701952824.39%
Clarksville14391392-47-3.27%
Shell Rock12961313171.31%
Greene 11301103-27-2.39%
Aplington11281068-60-5.32%
Allison10291013-16-1.55%
Dumont637623-14-2.20%
New Hartford516502-14-2.71%
Bristow160158-2-1.25%
Aredale7473-1-1.35%
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