Hardin County, Iowa Population 2018

Hardin County, Iowa's estimated population is 17,048 with a growth rate of -1.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hardin County, Iowa is the 45th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,048-276-1.59%
201617,3241310.76%
201617,193-59-0.34%
201517,252-75-0.43%
201417,327-50-0.29%
201317,377190.11%
201217,358-14-0.08%
201117,372-171-0.97%
201017,543-1,551-8.12%
199019,094-2,682-12.32%
198021,776-472-2.12%
197022,248-285-1.26%
196022,5333151.42%
195022,218-312-1.38%
194022,530-417-1.82%
193022,947-390-1.67%
192023,3372,41611.55%
191020,921-1,873-8.22%
190022,7943,79119.95%
189019,0031,1966.72%
188017,8074,12330.13%
187013,6848,244151.54%
18605,4400.00%

Hardin County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,615
Two or More Races221
Black or African American215
Some Other Race120
Asian118
American Indian and Alaska Native35

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

Hardin County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hardin County, Iowa Median Age

44.4


Total

41.3


Male

47.2


Female

Hardin County, Iowa Adults

There are 13,495 adults, (3,638 of which are seniors) in Hardin County, Iowa.

Hardin County, Iowa Age Dependency

75.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardin County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

8,676

50.08%

Male

8,648

49.92%

Hardin County, Iowa Households and Families

Hardin County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hardin County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All76.1%23.9%
Male73.8%26.2%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Female58.9%41.1%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hardin County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0932.3276.1
Married3,8242.9487.5
Non Family2,6241.1562.5
Female4313.5258.9
Male2143.2173.8

2.95

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hardin County, Iowa Households

Hardin County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4533.75%
9th to 12th Grade5524.56%
High School Graduate4,09133.83%
Some College2,83323.42%
Associates Degree1,69914.05%
Bachelors Degree1,74814.45%
Graduate Degree7185.94%

Hardin County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,55310,7022,438
Hispanic37125011
Asian89609
Other Race852810
Multiple Races5551
Native American2424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 21.10%.

Hardin County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,471$46,141$24,562
Less Than High School$24,099$37,125$11,466
High School Grad$28,947$39,321$19,775
Some College$32,331$46,235$25,335
Bachelors Degree$45,557$56,528$35,086
Graduate Degree$57,100$83,413$44,063

$34,471

Average Earnings

$46,141

Average Male

$24,562

Average Female

Hardin County, Iowa Language

Hardin County, Iowa Language by Age

Hardin County, Iowa Language

96.55% of Hardin County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.33% of the population.

Hardin County, Iowa Poverty

Hardin County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,3611,2287.99%
Hispanic6597311.08%
Native242291.67%
Other1081513.89%
Multiple19963.02%

8.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.48%

Male Poverty Rate

9.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardin County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Iowa is Native, with 91.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Iowa is Multiple, with 3.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.96%.

Hardin County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.74%
High School8.32%
Some College5.53%
Bachelors or Greater3.55%

Hardin County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.67%
Female Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed7.04%
Male Employed2.14%

Hardin County, Iowa Income

Hardin County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,821$65,477
Families$68,619$76,907
Married Families$75,347$
Non Families$30,327$44,281

Hardin County, Iowa Marital Status

Hardin County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hardin County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Hardin 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.

Hardin County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Hardin County, Iowa Veterans

Hardin County, Iowa Veterans by War

1,322

Number of Veterans

1,265

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam441
Korea170
First Gulf War164
World War II118
Second Gulf War111

Hardin County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+411
65 to 74318
55 to 64275
35 to 54233
18 to 3485

Hardin County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3129.97%
2 or More812.90%
Indian27.14%

Hardin County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardin County, Iowa Employment Status

Hardin County, Iowa Employment by Age

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hardin County, Iowa Employment by Race

Hardin County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hardin County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Iowa Falls52385128-110-2.10%
Eldora27322661-71-2.60%
Ackley 15891546-43-2.71%
Hubbard845834-11-1.30%
Alden787762-25-3.18%
Radcliffe545536-9-1.65%
Union397384-13-3.27%
Steamboat Rock310309-1-0.32%
New Providence228225-3-1.32%
Whitten14914900.00%
Buckeye10810800.00%
Owasa434300.00%
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