Clarke County, Iowa Population 2018

Clarke County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,374 with a growth rate of 1.09% 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
20179,3741011.09%
20169,273-13-0.14%
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
White8,757
Some Other Race228
Two or More Races183
Asian78
Black or African American27

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

Clarke County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clarke County, Iowa Median Age

39.7


Total

37.4


Male

42.9


Female

Clarke County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,038 adults, (1,632 of which are seniors) in Clarke County, Iowa.

Clarke County, Iowa Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,688

50.56%

Male

4,585

49.44%

Clarke County, Iowa Households and Families

Clarke County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarke County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
All65.7%34.3%
Non Family49.1%50.9%
Male48.6%51.4%
Female31.5%68.5%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarke County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8372.3765.7
Married1,9643.0483.9
Non Family1,4121.2549.1
Female2512.9631.5
Male2102.9348.6

2.97

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.9%

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 Grade3245.22%
9th to 12th Grade2544.09%
High School Graduate2,74944.27%
Some College1,28720.72%
Associates Degree64010.31%
Bachelors Degree73011.76%
Graduate Degree2263.64%

Clarke County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5925,190952
Hispanic422247
Other Race13373
Multiple Races110110
Asian78784
Black87

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 17.02%.

Clarke County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,310$39,132$27,587
Less Than High School$18,429$17,944$
High School Grad$30,542$37,325$19,276
Some College$36,045$39,858$29,514
Bachelors Degree$48,000$55,083$43,024
Graduate Degree$42,269$75,156$

$32,310

Average Earnings

$39,132

Average Male

$27,587

Average Female

Clarke County, Iowa Language

Clarke County, Iowa Language by Age

Clarke County, Iowa Language

88.38% of Clarke County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 11.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.54% of the population.

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,76995612.31%
Hispanic1,10249444.83%
Asian7822.56%
Black2528.00%

15.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.51%

Male Poverty Rate

17.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 44.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Iowa is Asian, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.27%.

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.55%
High School12.95%
Some College5.17%
Bachelors or Greater1.49%

Clarke County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.14%
Male Unemployed36.14%
Female Employed11.62%
Male Employed3.90%

Clarke County, Iowa Income

Clarke County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,510$56,233
Families$62,656$68,565
Married Families$70,000$
Non Families$28,641$33,378

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Clarke County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by War

723

Number of Veterans

657

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam358
First Gulf War132
Korea98
Second Gulf War51
World War II31

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74256
75+154
55 to 64143
35 to 54133
18 to 3437

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White71910.81%
Black450.00%

Clarke County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Iowa Employment Status

Clarke County, Iowa Employment by Age

67%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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