Dallas County, Iowa Population 2018

Dallas County, Iowa's estimated population is 87,235 with a growth rate of 3.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dallas County, Iowa is the 10th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201780,864-6,371-7.30%
201787,2353,0503.62%
201684,1853,6944.59%
201580,4912,9223.77%
201477,5692,7273.64%
201374,8422,6663.69%
201272,1762,5713.69%
201169,6052,8684.30%
201066,73736,982124.29%
199029,7552420.82%
198029,5133,42813.14%
197026,0851,9628.13%
196024,1234621.95%
195023,661-988-4.01%
194024,649-844-3.31%
193025,4933731.48%
192025,1201,4926.31%
191023,6285702.47%
190023,0582,57912.59%
189020,4791,7339.24%
188018,7466,72755.97%
187012,0196,775129.20%
18605,2444,390514.05%
18508540.00%

Dallas County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White73,860
Asian3,407
Two or More Races1,721
Black or African American1,077
Some Other Race701
American Indian and Alaska Native51
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander47

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

Dallas County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dallas County, Iowa Median Age

35.1


Total

34.3


Male

35.9


Female

Dallas County, Iowa Adults

There are 57,882 adults, (9,104 of whom are seniors) in Dallas County, Iowa.

Dallas County, Iowa Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallas County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

40,930

50.62%

Male

39,934

49.38%

Dallas County, Iowa Households and Families

Dallas County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dallas County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All75.1%24.9%
Male71.5%28.5%
Non Family57%43%
Female54.7%45.3%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dallas County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,3632.5675.1
Married18,6593.2186.8
Non Family9,5871.257
Female2,0082.7754.7
Male1,1092.9771.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dallas County, Iowa Households

Dallas County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1642.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,2722.42%
High School Graduate9,75418.53%
Some College9,35917.78%
Associates Degree5,2609.99%
Bachelors Degree18,15934.50%
Graduate Degree7,67014.57%

Dallas County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46,60245,26123,296
Hispanic2,4271,515440
Asian2,1112,0091,494
Black835786341
Multiple Races591538240
Other Race45033779
Native American51487
Islander4747

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 70.77%.

Dallas County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,259$62,698$43,900
Less Than High School$27,073$28,700$26,003
High School Grad$34,718$41,820$25,153
Some College$41,714$48,358$34,510
Bachelors Degree$66,335$82,918$53,817
Graduate Degree$78,701$95,716$66,368

$52,259

Average Earnings

$62,698

Average Male

$43,900

Average Female

Dallas County, Iowa Language

Dallas County, Iowa Language by Age

Dallas County, Iowa Language

90.13% of Dallas County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 9.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.56% of the population.

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69,2403,3854.89%
Hispanic4,93767313.63%
Asian3,4001353.97%
Multiple1,721975.64%
Other7018712.41%
Black1,039575.49%

5.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.59%

Male Poverty Rate

6.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallas County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 13.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Iowa is Asian, with 3.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.23%.

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.49%
High School7.42%
Some College4.23%
Bachelors or Greater1.55%

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.80%
Female Unemployed17.44%
Female Employed4.23%
Male Employed2.49%

Dallas County, Iowa Income

Dallas County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,719$108,537
Families$104,897$129,274
Married Families$114,699$
Non Families$46,029$58,955

Dallas County, Iowa Marital Status

Dallas County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dallas County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Dallas 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.

Dallas County, Iowa Marital Status by Race


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

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by War

3,874

Number of Veterans

3,627

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,146
First Gulf War798
Second Gulf War794
Korea353
World War II226

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,119
65 to 741,013
75+819
55 to 64470
18 to 34453

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,7266.98%
2 or More9313.52%
Hispanic622.09%
Black546.44%
Other10.21%

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallas County, Iowa Employment Status

Dallas County, Iowa Employment by Age

75.3%

Labor Force Participation

73.4%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Dallas County, Iowa Employment by Race

Dallas County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dallas County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
West Des Moines 5670364560785713.86%
Urbandale 394594301835599.02%
Waukee1377819284550639.96%
Clive 1541217546213413.85%
Grimes 825511909365444.26%
Perry77127810981.27%
Adel3711429358215.68%
Dallas Center162517461217.45%
Woodward 14721461-11-0.75%
Granger 1244140215812.70%
Van Meter10201119999.71%
De Soto10441041-3-0.29%
Redfield829826-3-0.36%
Dexter603600-3-0.50%
Minburn36436730.82%
Linden19920784.02%
Dawson13113210.76%
Bouton12712810.79%
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