Muscatine County, Iowa Population 2019

Muscatine County, Iowa's estimated population is 42,892 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muscatine County, Iowa is the 13th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201842,929370.09%
201742,892-33-0.08%
201642,925-95-0.22%
201543,020380.09%
201442,982220.05%
201342,960970.23%
201242,863770.18%
201142,786370.09%
201042,7492,8427.12%
199039,907-529-1.31%
198040,4363,2558.75%
197037,1813,3419.87%
196033,8401,6925.26%
195032,1488522.72%
194031,2961,9116.50%
193029,3853431.18%
192029,042-463-1.57%
191029,5051,2634.47%
190028,2423,73815.25%
189024,5041,3345.76%
188023,1701,4826.83%
187021,6885,24431.89%
186016,44410,713186.93%
18505,7313,789195.11%
18401,9420.00%

Muscatine County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White39,055
Two or More Races1,371
Some Other Race1,035
Black or African American879
Asian477
American Indian and Alaska Native78
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

Muscatine County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Muscatine County, Iowa Median Age

38.1


Total

37.1


Male

39


Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Adults

There are 32,071 adults, (6,627 of whom are seniors) in Muscatine County, Iowa.

Muscatine County, Iowa Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscatine County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

21,667

50.48%

Male

21,256

49.52%

Muscatine County, Iowa Households and Families

Muscatine County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Muscatine County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All72.5%27.5%
Male70%30%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Female51.1%48.9%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,4142.5872.5
Married8,5373.1986
Non Family5,0651.2258.4
Female1,9783.251.1
Male8343.0870

3.1

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Muscatine County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6365.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,0497.22%
High School Graduate9,73334.30%
Some College5,28418.62%
Associates Degree3,68712.99%
Bachelors Degree4,12914.55%
Graduate Degree1,8606.55%

Muscatine County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,67421,4025,495
Hispanic3,6722,433319
Other Race66937564
Black52242967
Multiple Races44334368
Asian25517770
Native American7878
Islander1515

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 asian people with a rate of 27.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,690$42,879$29,656
Less Than High School$30,064$32,231$22,857
High School Grad$32,388$39,375$25,760
Some College$35,385$43,209$28,401
Bachelors Degree$46,095$60,674$38,888
Graduate Degree$62,170$76,250$54,722

$36,690

Average Earnings

$42,879

Average Male

$29,656

Average Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Language

Muscatine County, Iowa Language by Age

Muscatine County, Iowa Language

86.57% of Muscatine County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 13.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.18% of the population.

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,8193,0759.37%
Hispanic7,40391212.32%
Multiple1,34730322.49%
Black84327032.03%
Other973979.97%
Asian477398.18%
Native782025.64%

10.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.75%

Male Poverty Rate

11.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Black, with 32.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Asian, with 8.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.48%
Some College8.86%
High School6.88%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.33%
Female Unemployed14.74%
Female Employed8.45%
Male Employed3.81%

Muscatine County, Iowa Income

Muscatine County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,398$71,552
Families$68,822$80,967
Married Families$80,489-
Non Families$36,893$47,010

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Muscatine County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans

2,175

Number of Veterans

2,019

Male Veterans

156

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam889
First Gulf War327
Second Gulf War219
Korea195
World War II95

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1067.10%
Hispanic681.47%
2 or More6611.11%
Other30.39%

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Education

4.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Muscatine County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Muscatine23772239141420.60%
West Liberty37533721-32-0.85%
Wilton 27882808200.72%
Durant 18341823-11-0.60%
Blue Grass 1452169924717.01%
Walcott 16191636171.05%
Fruitland97798580.82%
Conesville432415-17-3.94%
Nichols37237200.00%
Atalissa311306-5-1.61%
Stockton19719700.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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