Clarke County, Iowa Population 2019

Clarke County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,374 with a growth rate of 0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clarke County, Iowa is the 79th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,374880.95%
20169,286590.64%
20159,227250.27%
20149,202-43-0.47%
20139,245-96-1.03%
20129,341240.26%
20119,317-1-0.01%
20109,3181,03112.44%
19908,287-325-3.77%
19808,6121,03113.60%
19707,581-641-7.80%
19608,222-1,147-12.24%
19509,369-864-8.44%
194010,233-151-1.45%
193010,384-122-1.16%
192010,506-230-2.14%
191010,736-1,704-13.70%
190012,4401,1089.78%
189011,332-181-1.57%
188011,5132,77831.80%
18708,7353,30860.95%
18605,4275,3486769.62%
1850790.00%

Clarke County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,734
Some Other Race228
Two or More Races186
Asian94
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Black or African American10

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

Clarke County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clarke County, Iowa Median Age

40.7


Total

38.1


Male

44


Female

Clarke County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,036 adults, (1,591 of whom are seniors) in Clarke County, Iowa.

Clarke County, Iowa Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,667

50.36%

Male

4,600

49.64%

Clarke County, Iowa Households and Families

Clarke County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clarke County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Male40.9%59.1%
Female19.5%80.5%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarke County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8702.3568.3
Married2,1472.9784.8
Non Family1,2711.1554.8
Female2662.8819.5
Male1862.5440.9

2.85

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarke County, Iowa Households

Clarke County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2714.26%
9th to 12th Grade3255.11%
High School Graduate2,77243.56%
Some College1,26519.88%
Associates Degree63810.03%
Bachelors Degree82212.92%
Graduate Degree2714.26%

Clarke County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5285,171991
Hispanic61137398
Other Race14571
Multiple Races121121
Asian94944
Native American1515
Black109

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 17.93%.

Clarke County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$40,225$28,962
Less Than High School$18,558$$
High School Grad$30,353$37,750$18,917
Some College$37,083$41,472$31,223
Bachelors Degree$50,809$55,588$46,098
Graduate Degree$40,216$75,170$28,576

$33,750

Average Earnings

$40,225

Average Male

$28,962

Average Female

Clarke County, Iowa Language

Clarke County, Iowa Language by Age

Clarke County, Iowa Language

86.88% of Clarke County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 13.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.10% of the population.

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6821,10414.37%
Hispanic1,13727824.45%
Multiple18673.76%
Asian9433.19%
Black8225.00%

15.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.03%

Male Poverty Rate

15.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Iowa is Black, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Iowa is Asian, with 3.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.75%.

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.79%
High School13.21%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%
Some College4.66%

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed43.54%
Female Employed10.53%
Male Employed4.95%

Clarke County, Iowa Income

Clarke County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,718$62,114
Families$62,193$70,296
Married Families$70,134$
Non Families$32,098$42,557

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarke County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Clarke 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.

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status by Race


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

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by War

665

Number of Veterans

606

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam328
First Gulf War118
Second Gulf War84
Korea74
World War II17

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74252
75+151
35 to 54106
55 to 6499
18 to 3457

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6599.99%
Black660.00%

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Iowa Employment Status

Clarke County, Iowa Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Clarke County, Iowa Employment by Race

Clarke County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clarke County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Osceola492750371102.23%
Murray756729-27-3.57%
Woodburn202199-3-1.49%
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