Henry County, Iowa Population 2019

Henry County, Iowa's estimated population is 20,060 with a growth rate of 1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Iowa is the 32nd largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201820,06770.03%
201720,0602311.16%
201619,829-15-0.08%
201519,844120.06%
201419,832-190-0.95%
201320,022270.14%
201219,995-243-1.20%
201120,2381320.66%
201020,1068804.58%
199019,2263361.78%
198018,8907764.28%
197018,114-73-0.40%
196018,187-521-2.78%
195018,7087143.97%
194017,9943341.89%
193017,660-638-3.49%
192018,298-342-1.83%
191018,640-1,382-6.90%
190020,0221,1275.96%
189018,895-2,091-9.96%
188020,986-477-2.22%
187021,4632,76214.77%
186018,7019,994114.78%
18508,7074,935130.83%
18403,7720.00%

Henry County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,275
Asian511
Black or African American415
Two or More Races387
Some Other Race196
American Indian and Alaska Native72
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Henry County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Henry County, Iowa Median Age

40.4


Total

39


Male

42.1


Female

Henry County, Iowa Adults

There are 15,440 adults, (3,515 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Iowa.

Henry County, Iowa Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,766

49.16%

Male

10,099

50.84%

Henry County, Iowa Households and Families

Henry County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family59.3%40.7%
Female47.7%52.3%
Male39.7%60.3%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7722.3771.2
Married4,0152.8786.7
Non Family2,5251.2259.3
Female7893.247.7
Male4432.9639.7

2.83

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3022.22%
9th to 12th Grade7785.72%
High School Graduate5,01036.84%
Some College2,97721.89%
Associates Degree1,82613.43%
Bachelors Degree1,99814.69%
Graduate Degree7095.21%

Henry County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,41311,6432,544
Hispanic45333253
Asian30921744
Black25917845
Multiple Races1211018
Other Race82326
Native American505021
Islander9

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 42.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,737$37,210$28,804
Less Than High School$23,077$25,435$18,250
High School Grad$29,217$35,429$20,925
Some College$32,844$40,179$28,118
Bachelors Degree$40,026$51,181$34,873
Graduate Degree$65,168$72,778$61,250

$32,737

Average Earnings

$37,210

Average Male

$28,804

Average Female

Henry County, Iowa Language

Henry County, Iowa Language by Age

Henry County, Iowa Language

93.94% of Henry County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 6.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.09% of the population.

Henry County, Iowa Poverty

Henry County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,4771,71110.38%
Hispanic85125830.32%
Multiple35823866.48%
Asian4895110.43%
Black2454317.55%
Other1763821.59%

12.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.59%

Male Poverty Rate

11.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Iowa is Multiple, with 66.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Iowa is White, with 10.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.97%
High School10.82%
Some College7.76%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.16%
Male Unemployed23.74%
Male Employed6.94%
Female Employed6.59%

Henry County, Iowa Income

Henry County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,275$66,333
Families$63,037$72,754
Married Families$70,162-
Non Families$29,731$48,144

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Henry County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Iowa Veterans

1,375

Number of Veterans

1,312

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam480
First Gulf War266
Second Gulf War213
World War II85
Korea85

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2718.85%
Black5715.70%
2 or More3427.20%
Hispanic213.52%
Asian82.08%
Indian58.62%

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by Education

8.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Iowa Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Henry County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mount Pleasant86688392-276-3.18%
New London18971863-34-1.79%
Winfield11341125-9-0.79%
Wayland965952-13-1.35%
Salem383379-4-1.04%
Olds22923120.87%
Hillsboro180178-2-1.11%
Rome117116-1-0.85%
Westwood112111-1-0.89%
Mount Union107106-1-0.93%
Coppock 474700.00%
  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