Worth County, Iowa Population 2018

Worth County, Iowa's estimated population is 7,469 with a growth rate of -1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Worth County, Iowa is the 88th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,469-93-1.23%
20167,562871.16%
20167,475-32-0.43%
20157,507-55-0.73%
20147,562670.89%
20137,495-6-0.08%
20127,501-65-0.86%
20117,566-24-0.32%
20107,590-401-5.02%
19907,991-1,084-11.94%
19809,0751071.19%
19708,968-1,291-12.58%
196010,259-809-7.31%
195011,068-381-3.33%
194011,4492852.55%
193011,164-466-4.01%
192011,6301,68016.88%
19109,950-937-8.61%
190010,8871,64017.74%
18909,2471,29416.27%
18807,9535,061175.00%
18702,8922,136282.54%
18607560.00%

Worth County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,347
Two or More Races121
Black or African American68
Asian14
American Indian and Alaska Native6
Some Other Race5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Worth County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Worth County, Iowa Median Age

44.6


Total

43.8


Male

45.1


Female

Worth County, Iowa Adults

There are 5,936 adults, (1,497 of which are seniors) in Worth County, Iowa.

Worth County, Iowa Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Worth County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,811

50.40%

Male

3,751

49.60%

Worth County, Iowa Households and Families

Worth County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Worth County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All79.9%20.1%
Male71.9%28.1%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female53%47%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Worth County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1442.3779.9
Married1,6622.9392.4
Non Family1,0491.1568.5
Female2872.9953
Male1463.6571.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Worth County, Iowa Households

Worth County, Iowa Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1122.11%
9th to 12th Grade2965.57%
High School Graduate1,87735.31%
Some College1,42926.88%
Associates Degree79014.86%
Bachelors Degree61111.49%
Graduate Degree2013.78%

Worth County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,1564,774795
Hispanic817311
Multiple Races41414
Black3518
Asian11112
Native American66
Other Race55
Islander1

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 18.18%.

Worth County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,945$39,173$25,291
Less Than High School$18,125$20,200$11,250
High School Grad$30,298$35,133$19,833
Some College$31,995$41,568$24,688
Bachelors Degree$44,318$64,107$40,433
Graduate Degree$53,158$86,786$36,429

$31,945

Average Earnings

$39,173

Average Male

$25,291

Average Female

Worth County, Iowa Language

Worth County, Iowa Language by Age

Worth County, Iowa Language

98.39% of Worth County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Worth County, Iowa Poverty

Worth County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,0506559.29%
Black595084.75%
Hispanic1924523.44%
Multiple1212419.83%
Other55100.00%
Islander11100.00%

10.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.77%

Male Poverty Rate

11.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Worth County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Iowa is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Iowa is White, with 9.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.38%.

Worth County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.10%
High School10.46%
Some College5.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.71%

Worth County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.65%
Male Unemployed24.82%
Female Employed7.18%
Male Employed3.46%

Worth County, Iowa Income

Worth County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,472$59,535
Families$62,050$71,946
Married Families$66,972$
Non Families$26,740$31,966

Worth County, Iowa Marital Status

Worth County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Worth County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Worth County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Worth County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Worth County, Iowa Veterans

Worth County, Iowa Veterans by War

601

Number of Veterans

578

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam187
Korea78
First Gulf War70
World War II45
Second Gulf War45

Worth County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+204
65 to 74148
35 to 54125
55 to 6494
18 to 3430

Worth County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White59710.26%
Hispanic2116.15%
2 or More46.67%

Worth County, Iowa Veterans by Education

13.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Worth County, Iowa Employment Status

Worth County, Iowa Employment by Age

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Worth County, Iowa Employment by Race

Worth County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Worth County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Northwood19892000110.55%
Manly13231305-18-1.36%
Fertile37037551.35%
Kensett26626820.75%
Grafton25225310.40%
Hanlontown22623041.77%
Joice22222310.45%
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