Badger, Iowa Population 2021

516
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Badger is a city located in Webster County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 516, it is the 431st largest city in Iowa and the 13169th largest city in the United States . Badger is currently declining at a rate of -1.53% annually and its population has decreased by -8.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 561 in 2010. Badger reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Badger has a population density of 473 people per square mile.

The average household income in Badger is $69,112 with a poverty rate of 4.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $611 per month, and the median house value is $92,000. The median age in Badger is 50.3 years, 50.9 years for males, and 49.3 years for females.

Badger Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Badgerwas:

  • White: 96.26%
  • Native American: 1.54%
  • Two or more races: 1.10%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Badger, Iowa is 516 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 532.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 561.

Badger, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43796.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native71.54%
Two or More Races51.10%
Asian30.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.44%
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Badger Population by Race

Badger Population Pyramid $2021

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Badger Median Age

50.3


Total

50.9


Male

49.3


Female

Badger Adults

There are 363 adults, (113 of whom are seniors) in Badger.

Badger Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Badger Sex Ratio

Female

240

52.86%

Male

214

47.14%

Badger Population by Age

Badger Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Badger Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male57.1%42.9%
Female63.6%36.4%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
All81.2%18.8%
Married93.2%6.8%

81.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Badger Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2022.2581.2
Married1032.7293.2
Non Family701.2971.4
Female222.5963.6
Male73.8657.1

2.64

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Badger Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade102.82%
High School Graduate14941.97%
Some College7120.00%
Associates Degree6317.75%
Bachelors Degree3910.99%
Graduate Degree236.48%
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Badger Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Badger Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33032060
Hispanic1313
Native American77
2+ Races55
Asian33
Islander222

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Badger Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,045$51,806$32,604
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,208$53,333$21,667
Some College$43,375$47,083$32,969
Bachelors Degree$40,000$41,250$36,250
Graduate Degree$79,531$$78,750

$42,045

Average Earnings

$51,806

Average Male

$32,604

Average Female

Badger Earnings by Educational Attainment

Badger Language by Age

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Badger Language

99.55% of Badger residents speak only English, while 0.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.45% of the population.

Badger Language

Badger Poverty by Race

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4.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.74%

Male Poverty Rate

5.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Badger

The race most likely to be in poverty in Badger is White, with 4.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Badger is White, with 4.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.57%.

Badger Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.00%
Some College5.22%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%
High School2.01%

Badger Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.79%
Male Employed0.00%

Badger Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Badger Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,500$69,112
Families$65,500$78,633
Married Families$74,375-
Non Families$27,917$47,967
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Income by Household Type

Badger Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Badger Married by Age and Sex

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Badger Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Badger Marital Status by Race

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Badger Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

37

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War17
Vietnam11
Korea4
Second Gulf War3
World War II

Badger Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5416
75+11
65 to 7411
55 to 645
18 to 341

Badger Veterans by Age

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Badger Veterans by Race

Badger Veterans by Education

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6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Badger Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Badger Employment by Age

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Badger Employment by Race

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Badger Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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82.16%

Born in Badger

98.90%

Native Born

1.10%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.90% of Badger residents were born in the United States, with 82.16% having been born in Iowa. 1.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Badger Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021516-8-1.53%
2020524-8-1.50%
2019532-8-1.48%
2018540-3-0.55%
2017543-2-0.37%
2016545-2-0.37%
201554710.18%
2014546-7-1.27%
20135530.00%
2012553-6-1.07%
20115590.00%
20105590.00%

Badger Population by Year