Greene County, Iowa Population 2019

Greene County, Iowa's estimated population is 8,969 with a growth rate of -0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greene County, Iowa is the 82nd largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20188,981120.13%
20178,969-31-0.34%
20169,000580.65%
20158,942-181-1.98%
20149,123-35-0.38%
20139,158-22-0.24%
20129,180-150-1.61%
20119,330-32-0.34%
20109,362-683-6.80%
199010,045-2,074-17.11%
198012,119-597-4.69%
197012,716-1,663-11.57%
196014,379-1,165-7.49%
195015,544-1,055-6.36%
194016,599710.43%
193016,528610.37%
192016,4674442.77%
191016,023-1,797-10.08%
190017,8202,02312.81%
189015,7973,07024.12%
188012,7278,100175.06%
18704,6273,253236.75%
18601,3740.00%

Greene County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,840
Asian122
Two or More Races62
Black or African American11
American Indian and Alaska Native8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Greene County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Greene County, Iowa Median Age

45.7


Total

43.4


Male

47.5


Female

Greene County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,031 adults, (1,930 of whom are seniors) in Greene County, Iowa.

Greene County, Iowa Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,637

51.26%

Male

4,409

48.74%

Greene County, Iowa Households and Families

Greene County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Greene County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Male54.6%45.4%
Female48.1%51.9%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9122.2874.2
Married2,1002.8587.4
Non Family1,3111.1762.2
Female3602.7648.1
Male1412.7354.6

2.77

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greene County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade600.94%
9th to 12th Grade4306.76%
High School Graduate2,34736.89%
Some College1,45422.85%
Associates Degree76311.99%
Bachelors Degree92614.55%
Graduate Degree3836.02%

Greene County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1035,7361,264
Hispanic15355
Asian816037
Black99
Native American888
Multiple Races62
Islander33

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,216$42,680$26,509
Less Than High School$21,250$35,893$
High School Grad$28,873$35,673$21,992
Some College$32,357$43,240$26,192
Bachelors Degree$45,500$53,200$40,000
Graduate Degree$53,875$56,136$52,625

$33,216

Average Earnings

$42,680

Average Male

$26,509

Average Female

Greene County, Iowa Language

Greene County, Iowa Language by Age

Greene County, Iowa Language

95.82% of Greene County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 4.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Greene County, Iowa Poverty

Greene County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,4607959.40%
Hispanic2439739.92%

10.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.86%

Male Poverty Rate

13.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greene County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 39.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Iowa is White, with 9.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.63%
High School10.29%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.05%
Female Unemployed44.32%
Female Employed8.16%
Male Employed2.89%

Greene County, Iowa Income

Greene County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,529$65,254
Families$66,938$78,356
Married Families$81,136-
Non Families$28,617$35,416

Greene County, Iowa Marital Status

Greene County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Greene County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Greene County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Greene County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Greene County, Iowa Veterans

658

Number of Veterans

629

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam225
First Gulf War129
Korea94
World War II88
Second Gulf War29

Greene County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6559.47%
Hawaiian3100.00%

Greene County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, Iowa Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Greene County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jefferson43454169-176-4.05%
Grand Junction824792-32-3.88%
Scranton557532-25-4.49%
Churdan386369-17-4.40%
Rippey292285-7-2.40%
Paton236230-6-2.54%
Ralston 7775-2-2.60%
Dana7169-2-2.82%
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