Dallas County, Iowa Population 2018

Dallas County, Iowa's estimated population is 87,235 with a growth rate of 11.73% 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
201787,2359,16111.73%
201678,074-6,111-7.26%
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
White71,336
Asian2,984
Two or More Races1,841
Black or African American912
Some Other Race884
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander79
American Indian and Alaska Native38

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

Dallas 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

Dallas County, Iowa Median Age

35


Total

34.4


Male

35.5


Female

Dallas County, Iowa Adults

There are 55,823 adults, (8,822 of which are seniors) in Dallas County, Iowa.

Dallas County, Iowa Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallas County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

39,567

50.68%

Male

38,507

49.32%

Dallas County, Iowa Households and Families

Dallas County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dallas County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Male75.4%24.6%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family56%44%
Female52.2%47.8%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dallas County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,0262.5874.2
Married17,7983.2386
Non Family9,1861.2156
Female2,0652.8952.2
Male9772.9275.4

3.14

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

5%

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 Grade1,1192.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,1542.27%
High School Graduate9,89919.44%
Some College9,40618.47%
Associates Degree5,19410.20%
Bachelors Degree17,17633.73%
Graduate Degree6,96813.69%

Dallas County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,25643,98921,920
Hispanic2,3441,468477
Asian1,8621,8031,270
Black776716250
Other Race62854894
Multiple Races544513221
Islander7979
Native American38355

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 68.21%.

Dallas County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,858$58,333$41,295
Less Than High School$26,279$29,153$23,352
High School Grad$34,130$39,904$26,389
Some College$39,505$44,614$31,761
Bachelors Degree$62,110$77,633$50,691
Graduate Degree$75,468$92,625$62,805

$49,858

Average Earnings

$58,333

Average Male

$41,295

Average Female

Dallas County, Iowa Language

Dallas County, Iowa Language by Age

Dallas County, Iowa Language

90.47% of Dallas County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 9.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67,0673,7225.55%
Hispanic4,7753978.31%
Asian2,9841745.83%
Multiple1,828874.76%
Black893495.49%
Other884333.73%

5.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.72%

Male Poverty Rate

6.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallas County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 8.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Iowa is Other, with 3.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.15%.

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.35%
High School7.41%
Some College5.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.90%

Dallas County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.84%
Female Unemployed19.26%
Female Employed5.01%
Male Employed2.49%

Dallas County, Iowa Income

Dallas County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,918$103,933
Families$99,151$123,973
Married Families$107,293$
Non Families$41,958$56,035

Dallas County, Iowa Marital Status

Dallas County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

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

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by War

4,001

Number of Veterans

3,730

Male Veterans

271

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,206
Second Gulf War820
First Gulf War658
Korea354
World War II236

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,076
35 to 541,025
75+820
18 to 34582
55 to 64498

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,8027.39%
2 or More10715.31%
Black638.09%
Hispanic622.23%
Hawaiian2835.44%
Other10.15%

Dallas County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallas County, Iowa Employment Status

Dallas County, Iowa Employment by Age

74.9%

Labor Force Participation

73.1%

Employment Rate

2.2%

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