Osceola County, Iowa Population 2019

Osceola County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,039 with a growth rate of -1.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Osceola County, Iowa is the 96th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,04010.02%
20176,039-61-1.00%
20166,100-63-1.02%
20156,163-68-1.09%
20146,231-5-0.08%
20136,236320.52%
20126,204-112-1.77%
20116,316-143-2.21%
20106,459-808-11.12%
19907,267-1,104-13.19%
19808,371-184-2.15%
19708,555-1,509-14.99%
196010,064-117-1.15%
195010,181-426-4.02%
194010,6074254.17%
193010,182-41-0.40%
192010,2231,26714.15%
19108,9562312.65%
19008,7253,15156.53%
18905,5743,355151.19%
18802,2190.00%

Osceola County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,819
Some Other Race166
Black or African American79
Two or More Races72
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4
Asian4

Osceola County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Osceola County, Iowa Median Age

44


Total

41.9


Male

46.6


Female

Osceola County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,703 adults, (1,251 of whom are seniors) in Osceola County, Iowa.

Osceola County, Iowa Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Osceola County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,050

49.60%

Male

3,099

50.40%

Osceola County, Iowa Households and Families

Osceola County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Osceola County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All75.7%24.3%
Non Family62%38%
Female49.4%50.6%
Male22.9%77.1%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6172.3175.7
Married1,4052.992
Non Family9351.2562
Female1682.8249.4
Male1093.0622.9

2.86

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Osceola County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2034.74%
9th to 12th Grade3377.87%
High School Graduate1,63638.20%
Some College81218.96%
Associates Degree53712.54%
Bachelors Degree59513.89%
Graduate Degree1633.81%

Osceola County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0003,576739
Hispanic216100
Other Race7341
Black3737
Multiple Races292919
Native American42
Asian44
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 65.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,837$41,825$24,954
Less Than High School$25,682$40,417$17,250
High School Grad$31,763$38,582$22,120
Some College$30,066$41,716$21,149
Bachelors Degree$46,477$50,341$39,167
Graduate Degree$54,107$53,750$55,167

$34,837

Average Earnings

$41,825

Average Male

$24,954

Average Female

Osceola County, Iowa Language

Osceola County, Iowa Language by Age

Osceola County, Iowa Language

92.77% of Osceola County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.38% of the population.

Osceola County, Iowa Poverty

Osceola County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,45561011.18%
Hispanic4566313.82%
Black771418.18%
Multiple7222.78%

11.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.88%

Male Poverty Rate

13.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Osceola County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Osceola County, Iowa is Black, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Osceola County, Iowa is Multiple, with 2.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.39%
High School10.17%
Some College6.42%
Bachelors or Greater1.07%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed7.41%
Female Employed6.68%
Male Employed3.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Osceola County, Iowa Income

Osceola County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,604$62,304
Families$64,701$73,473
Married Families$69,814-
Non Families$29,063$40,024

Osceola County, Iowa Marital Status

Osceola County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Osceola County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Osceola 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 55-64.

Osceola County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Osceola County, Iowa Veterans

418

Number of Veterans

387

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam147
Korea107
First Gulf War43
Second Gulf War19
World War II18

Osceola County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4008.85%
Black1735.42%
2 or More13.23%

Osceola County, Iowa Veterans by Education

8.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Osceola County, Iowa Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Osceola County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sibley27982622-176-6.29%
Ocheyedan490460-30-6.12%
Ashton458423-35-7.64%
Melvin214203-11-5.14%
Harris170163-7-4.12%
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