Epworth, Iowa Population 2021

2,016
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Epworth is a city located in Dubuque County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 2,016, it is the 159th largest city in Iowa and the 7602nd largest city in the United States . Epworth is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 8.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,860 in 2010. Epworth reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Epworth has a population density of 1,135 people per square mile.

The average household income in Epworth is $73,128 with a poverty rate of 6.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $167,400. The median age in Epworth is 35.2 years, 34.3 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Epworth Demographics

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

  • White: 98.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.17%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Epworth, Iowa is 2,016 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,978.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,860.

Epworth, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,93598.37%
Two or More Races231.17%
Black or African American60.31%
Asian30.15%
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Epworth Population by Race

Epworth Population Pyramid $2021

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Epworth Median Age

35.2


Total

34.3


Male

36.1


Female

Epworth Adults

There are 1,435 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in Epworth.

Epworth Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Epworth Sex Ratio

Female

954

48.50%

Male

1,013

51.50%

Epworth Population by Age

Epworth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Epworth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Male60%40%
Female62.9%37.1%
All80.3%19.7%
Married94.4%5.6%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Epworth Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7362.5980.3
Married4433.3794.4
Non Family2431.1158.4
Female353.0362.9
Male152.7360

3.28

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Epworth Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade131.08%
9th to 12th Grade312.57%
High School Graduate50041.43%
Some College22518.64%
Associates Degree13210.94%
Bachelors Degree22318.48%
Graduate Degree836.88%
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Epworth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Epworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2011,157302
Black443
Asian221

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 75.00%.

Epworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,389$50,521$33,148
Less Than 9th Grade$16,528$$
High School Graduate$39,766$47,727$28,125
Some College$39,722$55,625$30,417
Bachelors Degree$47,171$61,250$42,917
Graduate Degree$56,250$$54,792

$41,389

Average Earnings

$50,521

Average Male

$33,148

Average Female

Epworth Earnings by Educational Attainment

Epworth Language by Age

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Epworth Language

98.17% of Epworth residents speak only English, while 1.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Epworth Language

Epworth Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,8991065.58%
Multiple1616100.00%

6.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.68%

Male Poverty Rate

7.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Epworth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Epworth is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Epworth is White, with 5.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.62%.

Epworth Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater7.95%
Some College4.79%
High School3.80%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Epworth Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed7.38%
Male Employed5.90%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Epworth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Epworth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,238$73,128
Families$86,528$89,552
Married Families$91,250-
Non Families$36,250$38,185
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Income by Household Type

Epworth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Epworth Married by Age and Sex

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Epworth 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 35-44.

Epworth Marital Status by Race

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Epworth Marital Status

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103

Number of Veterans

100

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War15
Second Gulf War6
World War II
Korea

Epworth Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7433
55 to 6431
75+22
35 to 5413
18 to 344

Epworth Veterans by Age

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Epworth Veterans by Race

Epworth Veterans by Education

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9.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Epworth Veterans by Education

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74.1%

Labor Force Participation

71.6%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Epworth Employment by Age

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Epworth Employment by Race

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Epworth 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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88.41%

Born in Epworth

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

1.12%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.88% of Epworth residents were born in the United States, with 88.41% having been born in Iowa. 1.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Epworth Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,016190.95%
20201,997190.96%
20191,978190.97%
20181,959140.72%
20171,945-11-0.56%
20161,956120.62%
20151,944-8-0.41%
20141,952231.19%
20131,92980.42%
20121,92160.31%
20111,915371.97%
20101,8780.00%

Epworth Population by Year