Cedar County, Iowa Population 2018

Cedar County, Iowa's estimated population is 18,543 with a growth rate of 0.74% 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
201718,368-175-0.94%
201718,5431360.74%
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
White17,821
Two or More Races234
Black or African American133
Some Other Race65
American Indian and Alaska Native64
Asian51

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cedar County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cedar County, Iowa Median Age

41.9


Total

41.2


Male

44.1


Female

Cedar County, Iowa Adults

There are 14,192 adults, (3,397 of whom are seniors) in Cedar County, Iowa.

Cedar County, Iowa Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cedar County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,220

50.20%

Male

9,148

49.80%

Cedar County, Iowa Households and Families

Cedar County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cedar County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All79.2%20.8%
Male78.6%21.4%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Female58.8%41.2%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cedar County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5462.3979.2
Married4,3752.9987.1
Non Family2,4971.1968.8
Female3982.8958.8
Male2763.0878.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6.3%

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 Grade2702.09%
9th to 12th Grade4803.71%
High School Graduate4,66436.04%
Some College2,83721.92%
Associates Degree1,79513.87%
Bachelors Degree2,22017.15%
Graduate Degree6765.22%

Cedar County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,52011,8342,851
Hispanic19115028
Multiple Races14513317
Native American51337
Black4545
Other Race32256
Asian1813

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 22.77%.

Cedar County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,259$46,837$32,243
Less Than High School$20,208$26,667$16,667
High School Grad$32,319$40,862$24,271
Some College$39,287$47,325$32,721
Bachelors Degree$50,775$54,833$45,273
Graduate Degree$64,500$80,391$50,188

$40,259

Average Earnings

$46,837

Average Male

$32,243

Average Female

Cedar County, Iowa Language

Cedar County, Iowa Language by Age

Cedar County, Iowa Language

98.54% of Cedar County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3319705.60%
Asian511019.61%
Black12943.10%

5.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.72%

Male Poverty Rate

7.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cedar County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Asian, with 19.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Black, with 3.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.15%.

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.19%
High School8.02%
Some College4.39%
Bachelors or Greater2.41%

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.51%
Female Unemployed24.55%
Female Employed4.32%
Male Employed1.89%

Cedar County, Iowa Income

Cedar County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,555$72,601
Families$77,682$87,239
Married Families$81,617$
Non Families$35,111$40,421

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by War

1,506

Number of Veterans

1,427

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam523
First Gulf War261
Second Gulf War213
Korea114
World War II100

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74406
35 to 54385
75+366
55 to 64267
18 to 3482

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,48810.76%
Indian1831.58%
Hispanic167.11%

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Education

4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Employment Status

Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

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