Henry County, Iowa Population 2018

Henry County, Iowa's estimated population is 19,863 with a growth rate of -0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Iowa is the 34th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,863-78-0.39%
201619,9411400.71%
201619,801-22-0.11%
201519,82330.02%
201419,820-200-1.00%
201320,020310.16%
201219,989-244-1.21%
201120,2331300.65%
201020,1038774.56%
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
White18,325
Asian528
Black or African American419
Two or More Races354
Some Other Race246
American Indian and Alaska Native58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Henry 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

Henry County, Iowa Median Age

40.7


Total

39.7


Male

42.1


Female

Henry County, Iowa Adults

There are 15,474 adults, (3,530 of which are seniors) in Henry County, Iowa.

Henry County, Iowa Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,794

49.11%

Male

10,147

50.89%

Henry County, Iowa Households and Families

Henry County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female46%54%
Male44.5%55.5%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6192.4271.2
Married3,9512.9785.5
Non Family2,5241.2260.3
Female7133.2346
Male4313.1344.5

2.94

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Iowa Households

Henry County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3332.44%
9th to 12th Grade7625.59%
High School Graduate5,09837.41%
Some College3,00122.02%
Associates Degree1,86713.70%
Bachelors Degree1,93114.17%
Graduate Degree6374.67%

Henry County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,52411,7592,441
Hispanic37121352
Black30123445
Asian28119421
Multiple Races14011913
Other Race97239
Native American393916
Islander11

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 41.03%.

Henry County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,016$36,993$27,939
Less Than High School$24,250$25,625$18,750
High School Grad$28,093$32,587$20,497
Some College$32,457$38,855$27,204
Bachelors Degree$37,467$51,000$32,964
Graduate Degree$55,758$70,326$55,083

$32,016

Average Earnings

$36,993

Average Male

$27,939

Average Female

Henry County, Iowa Language

Henry County, Iowa Language by Age

Henry County, Iowa Language

94.23% of Henry County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 5.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Henry County, Iowa Poverty

Henry County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,5521,96211.85%
Hispanic82127833.86%
Multiple32819559.45%
Black2577127.63%
Other2337130.47%
Asian512397.62%

13.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.94%

Male Poverty Rate

13.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Iowa is Multiple, with 59.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Iowa is Asian, with 7.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.38%.

Henry County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.72%
High School11.08%
Some College8.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.68%

Henry County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.47%
Male Unemployed13.15%
Male Employed7.41%
Female Employed7.32%

Henry County, Iowa Income

Henry County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,606$62,526
Families$60,156$68,753
Married Families$67,710$
Non Families$30,445$46,322

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Henry County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Iowa Veterans

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by War

1,397

Number of Veterans

1,342

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam482
First Gulf War285
Second Gulf War237
World War II94
Korea88

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74391
35 to 54372
75+296
55 to 64249
18 to 3489

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2868.94%
2 or More6042.86%
Black4211.38%
Hispanic234.03%
Asian61.65%
Indian36.25%

Henry County, Iowa Veterans by Education

11.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Iowa Employment Status

Henry County, Iowa Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Iowa Employment by Race

Henry County, Iowa Employment by Education

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%
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