Cedar County, Iowa Population 2018

Cedar County, Iowa's estimated population is 18,543 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cedar County, Iowa is the 37th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,5431540.84%
201618,389-18-0.10%
201618,4071070.58%
201518,300-18-0.10%
201418,318480.26%
201318,270-70-0.38%
201218,340-62-0.34%
201118,402-100-0.54%
201018,5021,1216.45%
199017,381-1,254-6.73%
198018,6359805.55%
197017,655-136-0.76%
196017,7918815.21%
195016,910260.15%
194016,8841240.74%
193016,760-800-4.56%
192017,560-205-1.15%
191017,765-1,606-8.29%
190019,3711,1186.13%
189018,253-683-3.61%
188018,936-795-4.03%
187019,7316,78252.37%
186012,9499,008228.57%
18503,9412,688214.53%
18401,2530.00%

Cedar County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,852
Two or More Races196
Asian149
Black or African American108
Some Other Race57
American Indian and Alaska Native27

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

Cedar 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

Cedar County, Iowa Median Age

42.2


Total

41.4


Male

43.8


Female

Cedar County, Iowa Adults

There are 14,123 adults, (3,347 of which are seniors) in Cedar County, Iowa.

Cedar County, Iowa Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cedar County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,351

50.85%

Male

9,038

49.15%

Cedar County, Iowa Households and Families

Cedar County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cedar County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All78.6%21.4%
Male72.8%27.2%
Non Family67.1%32.9%
Female55.2%44.8%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cedar County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5992.3878.6
Married4,3582.9688
Non Family2,4831.1767.1
Female4602.8855.2
Male2983.1272.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cedar County, Iowa Households

Cedar County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2622.03%
9th to 12th Grade5944.61%
High School Graduate4,66336.19%
Some College2,76721.47%
Associates Degree1,75913.65%
Bachelors Degree2,11916.44%
Graduate Degree7225.60%

Cedar County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,54111,7652,800
Hispanic14913725
Multiple Races100929
Asian75127
Black3530
Other Race19153
Native American13137

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 53.85%.

Cedar County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,430$43,750$30,021
Less Than High School$28,245$31,047$21,875
High School Grad$30,882$37,566$23,500
Some College$37,296$45,467$29,770
Bachelors Degree$50,329$52,453$46,419
Graduate Degree$50,536$66,875$48,705

$37,430

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$30,021

Average Female

Cedar County, Iowa Language

Cedar County, Iowa Language by Age

Cedar County, Iowa Language

97.56% of Cedar County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 2.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,4281,0766.17%
Asian1493422.82%
Hispanic326298.90%
Multiple1962814.29%
Black9844.08%

6.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.03%

Male Poverty Rate

7.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cedar County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Asian, with 22.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Black, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.71%.

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.16%
High School8.32%
Some College4.72%
Bachelors or Greater1.92%

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.95%
Male Unemployed20.55%
Female Employed4.68%
Male Employed2.45%

Cedar County, Iowa Income

Cedar County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,435$69,946
Families$72,483$83,167
Married Families$78,493$
Non Families$35,153$40,665

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Cedar County, Iowa Marriage

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

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by War

1,521

Number of Veterans

1,443

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam530
First Gulf War239
Second Gulf War185
World War II118
Korea94

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74398
35 to 54370
75+351
55 to 64314
18 to 3488

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,52111.00%
Hispanic115.21%

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Education

4.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Employment Status

Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Age

70.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Race

Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cedar County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tin32213217-4-0.12%
Wilton 27882808200.72%
West Branch 23222359371.59%
Durant 18341823-11-0.60%
Mechanicsville11441120-24-2.10%
Clarence97497730.31%
Lowden789773-16-2.03%
Stanwood684662-22-3.22%
Bennett403396-7-1.74%
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