Hancock County, Iowa Population 2018

Hancock County, Iowa's estimated population is 10,771 with a growth rate of -2.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Iowa is the 68th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,771-235-2.14%
201611,0061131.04%
201610,893-130-1.18%
201511,023-14-0.13%
201411,037-96-0.86%
201311,133-46-0.41%
201211,179-115-1.02%
201111,294-6-0.05%
201011,300-1,338-10.59%
199012,638-1,195-8.64%
198013,8336064.58%
197013,227-1,377-9.43%
196014,604-473-3.14%
195015,077-325-2.11%
194015,4026004.05%
193014,802790.54%
192014,7231,99215.65%
191012,731-1,021-7.42%
190013,7526,13180.45%
18907,6214,168120.71%
18803,4532,454245.65%
1870999820458.10%
18601790.00%

Hancock County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,661
Two or More Races157
Black or African American86
Asian40
Some Other Race34
American Indian and Alaska Native19
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Hancock 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

Hancock County, Iowa Median Age

44.2


Total

42.3


Male

45.8


Female

Hancock County, Iowa Adults

There are 8,497 adults, (2,234 of which are seniors) in Hancock County, Iowa.

Hancock County, Iowa Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

5,451

49.53%

Male

5,555

50.47%

Hancock County, Iowa Households and Families

Hancock County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hancock County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Male55.5%44.5%
Female54.5%45.5%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6992.378.2
Married2,6542.8987.3
Non Family1,6041.1569.5
Female2772.8554.5
Male1643.0655.5

2.82

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock County, Iowa Households

Hancock County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2202.83%
9th to 12th Grade3454.44%
High School Graduate2,85036.67%
Some College1,64421.16%
Associates Degree1,16314.97%
Bachelors Degree1,12114.43%
Graduate Degree4285.51%

Hancock County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4636,9901,526
Hispanic18911923
Black6651
Multiple Races54522
Other Race302610
Asian174
Islander99
Native American74

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 33.33%.

Hancock County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,230$40,537$27,439
Less Than High School$22,768$24,196$15,000
High School Grad$29,375$34,871$22,949
Some College$34,915$39,950$29,775
Bachelors Degree$45,541$55,000$32,500
Graduate Degree$50,278$42,054$55,000

$34,230

Average Earnings

$40,537

Average Male

$27,439

Average Female

Hancock County, Iowa Language

Hancock County, Iowa Language by Age

Hancock County, Iowa Language

96.60% of Hancock County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.38% of the population.

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1718027.89%
Hispanic40913533.01%
Black736082.19%
Multiple1574226.75%
Native191684.21%
Other3339.09%

9.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.29%

Male Poverty Rate

10.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Iowa is Native, with 84.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Iowa is White, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.81%.

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.72%
High School12.24%
Some College3.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.74%
Male Unemployed15.87%
Female Employed6.07%
Male Employed2.03%

Hancock County, Iowa Income

Hancock County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,813$65,137
Families$66,044$78,982
Married Families$69,929$
Non Families$30,196$36,596

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Hancock County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by War

834

Number of Veterans

785

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam353
First Gulf War94
Korea82
World War II57
Second Gulf War50

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74273
75+211
55 to 64158
35 to 54149
18 to 3443

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8099.75%
Hispanic156.73%
Hawaiian9100.00%
2 or More712.96%
Asian529.41%
Indian421.05%

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Education

3.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Iowa Employment Status

Hancock County, Iowa Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock County, Iowa Employment by Race

Hancock County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hancock County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Forest City 41514013-138-3.32%
Garner31293075-54-1.73%
Britt20691958-111-5.36%
Kanawha652617-35-5.37%
Klemme507476-31-6.11%
Corwith309265-44-14.24%
Crystal Lake250242-8-3.20%
Woden229218-11-4.80%
Goodell139134-5-3.60%
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