Emmet County, Iowa Population 2019

Emmet County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,414 with a growth rate of -1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Emmet County, Iowa is the 79th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,253-161-1.71%
20179,414-158-1.65%
20169,572-126-1.30%
20159,698-121-1.23%
20149,819-61-0.62%
20139,880-63-0.63%
20129,943-145-1.44%
201110,088-188-1.83%
201010,276-1,293-11.18%
199011,569-1,767-13.25%
198013,336-673-4.80%
197014,009-862-5.80%
196014,8717695.45%
195014,1026965.19%
194013,4065504.28%
193012,8562291.81%
192012,6272,81128.64%
19109,816-120-1.21%
19009,9365,662132.48%
18904,2742,724175.74%
18801,55015811.35%
18701,3921,2871225.71%
18601050.00%

Emmet County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,288
Black or African American164
Two or More Races80
Some Other Race62
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Asian24

Emmet County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Emmet County, Iowa Median Age

42.5


Total

41.3


Male

43.6


Female

Emmet County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,574 adults, (1,892 of whom are seniors) in Emmet County, Iowa.

Emmet County, Iowa Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Emmet County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,869

50.40%

Male

4,792

49.60%

Emmet County, Iowa Households and Families

Emmet County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emmet County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All77.4%22.6%
Male76.8%23.2%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Female51.8%48.2%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1332.1377.4
Married2,0732.7588.6
Non Family1,5131.1568.8
Female3922.4351.8
Male1552.5576.8

2.63

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emmet County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2894.44%
9th to 12th Grade3795.82%
High School Graduate2,16333.22%
Some College1,57124.12%
Associates Degree77011.82%
Bachelors Degree96714.85%
Graduate Degree3735.73%

Emmet County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,0625,6361,318
Hispanic4121708
Other Race4017
Black161614
Asian1414
Multiple Races14146
Native American44

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 87.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,395$40,823$26,862
Less Than High School$23,839$$23,882
High School Grad$33,231$41,105$19,103
Some College$31,563$37,158$26,291
Bachelors Degree$41,938$53,750$33,854
Graduate Degree$60,000$70,938$54,375

$34,395

Average Earnings

$40,823

Average Male

$26,862

Average Female

Emmet County, Iowa Language

Emmet County, Iowa Language by Age

Emmet County, Iowa Language

91.14% of Emmet County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 8.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.24% of the population.

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,79685811.01%
Hispanic86632437.41%
Native2020100.00%
Multiple681014.71%

13.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.93%

Male Poverty Rate

17.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emmet County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is White, with 11.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.88%
High School12.89%
Some College6.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.71%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.31%
Male Unemployed44.19%
Female Employed8.76%
Male Employed4.06%

Emmet County, Iowa Income

Emmet County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,419$68,999
Families$67,379$85,543
Married Families$74,466-
Non Families$27,815$38,643

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Emmet County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans

564

Number of Veterans

530

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam214
Korea89
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War38
World War II35

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Emmet County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Estherville63605942-418-6.57%
Armstrong926885-41-4.43%
Ringsted422383-39-9.24%
Wallingford197186-11-5.58%
Gruver9490-4-4.26%
Dolliver6663-3-4.55%
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