Hancock County, Iowa Population 2019

Hancock County, Iowa's estimated population is 10,771 with a growth rate of -1.12% 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
201710,771-122-1.12%
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
White10,609
Two or More Races161
Black or African American69
Some Other Race49
Asian41
American Indian and Alaska Native34
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Hancock County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hancock County, Iowa Median Age

44.5


Total

41.7


Male

46


Female

Hancock County, Iowa Adults

There are 8,507 adults, (2,305 of whom are seniors) in Hancock County, Iowa.

Hancock County, Iowa Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

5,452

49.69%

Male

5,519

50.31%

Hancock County, Iowa Households and Families

Hancock County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Hancock County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family67.6%32.4%
Female65.8%34.2%
Male54.1%45.9%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8092.2478.1
Married2,6692.8287.7
Non Family1,6391.1767.6
Female3162.6265.8
Male1852.6954.1

2.72

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

7.2%

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 Grade2172.79%
9th to 12th Grade2993.84%
High School Graduate2,96838.16%
Some College1,52519.61%
Associates Degree1,16214.94%
Bachelors Degree1,18315.21%
Graduate Degree4245.45%

Hancock County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4487,0261,599
Hispanic2031298
Black5843
Multiple Races56552
Native American2017
Asian196
Other Race155
Islander88

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 21.47%.

Hancock County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,819$42,218$28,901
Less Than High School$24,833$25,417$19,167
High School Grad$31,121$41,522$23,615
Some College$35,117$39,288$30,837
Bachelors Degree$47,017$54,444$39,609
Graduate Degree$55,417$51,875$58,182

$35,819

Average Earnings

$42,218

Average Male

$28,901

Average Female

Hancock County, Iowa Language

Hancock County, Iowa Language by Age

Hancock County, Iowa Language

96.19% of Hancock County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1057407.32%
Hispanic43116237.59%
Black574375.44%
Multiple1613722.98%
Native342058.82%
Other4824.17%

9.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.54%

Male Poverty Rate

10.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Iowa is Black, with 75.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Iowa is Other, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.73%.

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.84%
High School12.05%
Some College3.17%
Bachelors or Greater2.36%

Hancock County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.00%
Male Unemployed14.08%
Female Employed5.77%
Male Employed1.87%

Hancock County, Iowa Income

Hancock County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,840$67,502
Families$67,286$80,753
Married Families$73,338$
Non Families$32,208$39,430

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

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 35To44.

Hancock County, Iowa Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by War

785

Number of Veterans

728

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam344
First Gulf War96
Korea79
Second Gulf War72
World War II48

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74298
75+205
55 to 64117
35 to 54110
18 to 3455

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7649.19%
Hispanic219.05%
Hawaiian8100.00%
2 or More712.50%
Asian315.79%
Indian38.82%

Hancock County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Iowa Employment Status

Hancock County, Iowa Employment by Age

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

1.7%

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