Muscatine County, Iowa Population 2018

Muscatine County, Iowa's estimated population is 42,880 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muscatine County, Iowa is the 14th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201742,880-69-0.16%
201642,949450.10%
201642,904-60-0.14%
201542,964280.07%
201442,93650.01%
201342,931710.17%
201242,860890.21%
201142,771300.07%
201042,7412,8347.10%
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
White39,253
Two or More Races1,213
Some Other Race1,186
Black or African American745
Asian474
American Indian and Alaska Native66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

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

Muscatine 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

Muscatine County, Iowa Median Age

38


Total

37.1


Male

38.7


Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Adults

There are 32,040 adults, (6,528 of which are seniors) in Muscatine County, Iowa.

Muscatine County, Iowa Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscatine County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

21,620

50.34%

Male

21,329

49.66%

Muscatine County, Iowa Households and Families

Muscatine County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Muscatine County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Male79.5%20.5%
All73.9%26.1%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Female50.6%49.4%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Muscatine County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,3902.5973.9
Married8,7593.1687
Non Family4,9811.2358.7
Female1,8393.2850.6
Male8113.1179.5

3.1

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Muscatine County, Iowa Households

Muscatine County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7596.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,9706.94%
High School Graduate9,62633.93%
Some College5,78820.40%
Associates Degree3,41512.04%
Bachelors Degree4,06914.34%
Graduate Degree1,7436.14%

Muscatine County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,85621,4825,289
Hispanic3,5422,372317
Other Race70542788
Black47335883
Multiple Races36629161
Asian24719387
Native American5353
Islander1212

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 35.22%.

Muscatine County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,742$41,525$27,003
Less Than High School$27,421$31,559$20,833
High School Grad$31,142$36,868$24,154
Some College$34,603$42,229$26,045
Bachelors Degree$46,291$57,375$39,900
Graduate Degree$57,750$71,801$52,065

$35,742

Average Earnings

$41,525

Average Male

$27,003

Average Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Language

Muscatine County, Iowa Language by Age

Muscatine County, Iowa Language

86.29% of Muscatine County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 13.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.67% of the population.

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,1003,47010.48%
Hispanic7,18494913.21%
Black70622732.15%
Multiple1,17212410.58%
Other1,136807.04%
Asian4725110.81%

11.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.43%

Male Poverty Rate

12.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Black, with 32.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Other, with 7.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.14%.

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.01%
Some College10.15%
High School7.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.73%
Male Unemployed20.71%
Female Employed9.61%
Male Employed3.91%

Muscatine County, Iowa Income

Muscatine County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,971$69,344
Families$66,633$78,869
Married Families$75,330$
Non Families$35,108$43,546

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

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

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by War

2,399

Number of Veterans

2,216

Male Veterans

183

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam931
First Gulf War308
Second Gulf War265
Korea179
World War II137

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74654
35 to 54636
75+496
55 to 64486
18 to 34127

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3207.80%
Hispanic681.52%
2 or More5610.14%
Other111.42%
Black91.74%
Indian35.66%

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Education

3.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment Status

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment by Age

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment by Race

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment by Education

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%
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