Taylor County, Iowa Population 2018

Taylor County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,178 with a growth rate of -0.50% 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
20176,178-31-0.50%
20166,209-28-0.45%
20166,237-26-0.42%
20156,263991.61%
20146,164-62-1.00%
20136,226-36-0.57%
20126,262-41-0.65%
20116,303-16-0.25%
20106,319-795-11.18%
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
White5,960
Some Other Race131
Two or More Races46
Asian44
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Black or African American12

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

Taylor 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

Taylor County, Iowa Median Age

43.4


Total

40.7


Male

45.3


Female

Taylor County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,756 adults, (1,291 of which are seniors) in Taylor County, Iowa.

Taylor County, Iowa Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,080

49.61%

Male

3,129

50.39%

Taylor County, Iowa Households and Families

Taylor County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taylor County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All73.4%26.6%
Male69.7%30.3%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female41.9%58.1%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taylor County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7152.2573.4
Married1,5262.7483
Non Family8941.1865.3
Female2293.0741.9
Male662.5669.7

2.71

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taylor County, Iowa Households

Taylor County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1282.94%
9th to 12th Grade2676.12%
High School Graduate1,82241.78%
Some College99622.84%
Associates Degree55412.70%
Bachelors Degree4319.88%
Graduate Degree1633.74%

Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0593,750594
Hispanic238157
Other Race602
Multiple Races2625
Asian2521
Native American1616
Black88

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 black people with a rate of 14.63%.

Taylor County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,190$38,590$27,105
Less Than High School$28,125$31,510$
High School Grad$31,131$35,964$22,875
Some College$35,479$41,929$26,898
Bachelors Degree$38,889$47,386$32,865
Graduate Degree$42,813$41,875$43,542

$33,190

Average Earnings

$38,590

Average Male

$27,105

Average Female

Taylor County, Iowa Language

Taylor County, Iowa Language by Age

Taylor County, Iowa Language

92.40% of Taylor County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.87% of the population.

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,51862911.40%
Hispanic45915834.42%
Other1304836.92%
Multiple461021.74%
Black12541.67%

13.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.43%

Male Poverty Rate

14.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Black, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is White, with 11.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.71%.

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.29%
High School11.54%
Some College10.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.72%
Male Unemployed28.13%
Female Employed7.92%
Male Employed7.02%

Taylor County, Iowa Income

Taylor County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,510$60,051
Families$56,185$69,972
Married Families$58,722$
Non Families$24,940$37,767

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

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

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by War

419

Number of Veterans

398

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam161
First Gulf War66
Second Gulf War50
Korea41
World War II23

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+125
65 to 74107
35 to 5494
55 to 6462
18 to 3431

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4048.76%
2 or More1445.16%
Hispanic41.48%
Other11.67%

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Education

2.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Employment Status

Taylor County, Iowa Employment by Age

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Employment by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Employment by Education

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%
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