Taylor County, Iowa Population 2019

Taylor County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,148 with a growth rate of -1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Taylor County, Iowa is the 95th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,191430.70%
20176,148-91-1.46%
20166,239-17-0.27%
20156,256841.36%
20146,172-58-0.93%
20136,230-29-0.46%
20126,259-44-0.70%
20116,303-19-0.30%
20106,322-792-11.13%
19907,114-1,239-14.83%
19808,353-437-4.97%
19708,790-1,498-14.56%
196010,288-2,132-17.17%
195012,420-1,838-12.89%
194014,258-601-4.04%
193014,859-655-4.22%
192015,514-798-4.89%
191016,312-2,472-13.16%
190018,7842,40014.65%
189016,3847494.79%
188015,6358,646123.71%
18706,9893,39994.68%
18603,5903,3861659.80%
18502040.00%

Taylor County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,941
Some Other Race142
Two or More Races47
Asian43
American Indian and Alaska Native21
Black or African American20

Taylor County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

Taylor County, Iowa Median Age

43.3


Total

40.5


Male

45.6


Female

Taylor County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,767 adults, (1,330 of whom are seniors) in Taylor County, Iowa.

Taylor County, Iowa Age Dependency

80.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,062

49.28%

Male

3,152

50.72%

Taylor County, Iowa Households and Families

Taylor County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taylor County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All76.1%23.9%
Male74%26%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Female57.3%42.7%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6942.2776.1
Married1,5412.7386.5
Non Family8671.1862.4
Female2133.3157.3
Male732.5974

2.72

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taylor County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1292.96%
9th to 12th Grade2615.99%
High School Graduate1,74940.14%
Some College91220.93%
Associates Degree68315.68%
Bachelors Degree44610.24%
Graduate Degree1774.06%

Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0573,773623
Hispanic238139
Other Race853
Multiple Races2423
Native American2121
Asian1913
Black1616

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 white people with a rate of 15.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,826$39,850$29,266
Less Than High School$30,742$31,481$30,203
High School Grad$32,140$36,122$24,167
Some College$34,738$41,651$27,961
Bachelors Degree$41,532$56,818$33,261
Graduate Degree$42,321$46,875$41,000

$33,826

Average Earnings

$39,850

Average Male

$29,266

Average Female

Taylor County, Iowa Language

Taylor County, Iowa Language by Age

Taylor County, Iowa Language

92.75% of Taylor County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.79% of the population.

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,50659910.88%
Hispanic4685511.75%
Other141117.80%
Multiple47817.02%
Black20630.00%

10.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.74%

Male Poverty Rate

13.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Black, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Other, with 7.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.62%
High School11.84%
Some College8.43%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.25%
Male Unemployed28.57%
Female Employed6.46%
Male Employed4.06%

Taylor County, Iowa Income

Taylor County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,825$63,048
Families$58,772$74,703
Married Families$61,558-
Non Families$25,610$36,505

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Taylor County, Iowa Marriage

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

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans

436

Number of Veterans

418

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam181
First Gulf War75
Second Gulf War47
Korea35
World War II27

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4219.17%
2 or More1341.94%
Hispanic82.85%
Other22.27%

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Taylor County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bedford14401410-30-2.08%
Lenox 1407140700.00%
New Market415406-9-2.17%
Clearfield 363343-20-5.51%
Blockton192191-1-0.52%
Gravity188187-1-0.53%
Sharpsburg8988-1-1.12%
Conway414100.00%
  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