Emmet County, Iowa Population 2018

Emmet County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,432 with a growth rate of -3.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Emmet County, Iowa is the 78th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,432-388-3.95%
20169,8202622.74%
20169,558-114-1.18%
20159,672-120-1.23%
20149,792-57-0.58%
20139,849-71-0.72%
20129,920-143-1.42%
201110,063-205-2.00%
201010,268-1,301-11.25%
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
White9,443
Black or African American141
Two or More Races94
Some Other Race55
American Indian and Alaska Native46
Asian30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Emmet 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

Emmet County, Iowa Median Age

42.5


Total

40.9


Male

43.5


Female

Emmet County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,699 adults, (1,935 of which are seniors) in Emmet County, Iowa.

Emmet County, Iowa Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Emmet County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,992

50.84%

Male

4,828

49.16%

Emmet County, Iowa Households and Families

Emmet County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emmet County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All77.7%22.3%
Male72.7%27.3%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
Female41.8%58.2%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Emmet County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1272.1977.7
Married2,1262.8288.8
Non Family1,4971.1771.4
Female3832.5341.8
Male1212.6572.7

2.73

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emmet County, Iowa Households

Emmet County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2653.95%
9th to 12th Grade4356.48%
High School Graduate2,28634.06%
Some College1,65124.60%
Associates Degree90113.43%
Bachelors Degree89213.29%
Graduate Degree2814.19%

Emmet County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2795,7981,144
Hispanic36514610
Multiple Races22228
Other Race212
Black212119
Asian1919
Native American1818
Islander11

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 90.48%.

Emmet County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,666$39,919$26,559
Less Than High School$23,611$25,000$22,727
High School Grad$31,454$38,158$20,086
Some College$31,830$41,646$25,870
Bachelors Degree$41,250$55,485$32,165
Graduate Degree$49,271$41,146$50,625

$32,666

Average Earnings

$39,919

Average Male

$26,559

Average Female

Emmet County, Iowa Language

Emmet County, Iowa Language by Age

Emmet County, Iowa Language

91.78% of Emmet County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 8.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.72% of the population.

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,04188711.03%
Hispanic85131136.55%
Multiple851416.47%
Native241145.83%

13.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.02%

Male Poverty Rate

16.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emmet County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is Native, with 45.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is White, with 11.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.26%.

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.80%
High School12.23%
Some College8.24%
Bachelors or Greater1.22%

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.56%
Male Unemployed32.54%
Female Employed8.03%
Male Employed3.60%

Emmet County, Iowa Income

Emmet County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,536$65,416
Families$63,806$79,869
Married Families$72,117$
Non Families$27,287$38,818

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

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

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by War

588

Number of Veterans

553

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam196
Korea94
First Gulf War66
World War II61
Second Gulf War57

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+204
65 to 74166
35 to 5495
55 to 6494
18 to 3429

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Education

9.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Employment Status

Emmet County, Iowa Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Employment by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Employment by Education

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%
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