Glenwood, Iowa Population 2022

5,581
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Glenwood is a city located in Mills County Iowa. Glenwood has a 2020 population of 5,581. It is also the county seat of Mills County. Glenwood is currently growing at a rate of 1.16% annually and its population has increased by 5.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,278 in 2010.

The average household income in Glenwood is $73,044 with a poverty rate of 15.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $148,500. The median age in Glenwood is 40 years, 37.9 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Glenwood Demographics

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

  • White: 96.32%
  • Native American: 1.33%
  • Other race: 1.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.56%
  • Two or more races: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Glenwood, Iowa is 5,581 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,581.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,278.

Glenwood, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,13096.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native711.33%
Some Other Race611.15%
Black or African American300.56%
Two or More Races290.54%
Asian50.09%
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Glenwood Population by Race

Glenwood Population Pyramid $2022

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Glenwood Median Age

40


Total

37.9


Male

41.1


Female

Glenwood Adults

There are 4,229 adults, (1,035 of whom are seniors) in Glenwood.

Glenwood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenwood Sex Ratio

Female

2,680

50.32%

Male

2,646

49.68%

Glenwood Population by Age

Glenwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glenwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female25.5%74.5%
Male29.6%70.4%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
All64.3%35.7%
Married81.7%18.3%

64.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glenwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9242.5364.3
Married9493.4481.7
Non Family6921.1255.9
Female2122.8425.5
Male713.1129.6

3.24

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Glenwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade952.59%
9th to 12th Grade2677.29%
High School Graduate1,42338.86%
Some College79921.82%
Associates Degree3038.27%
Bachelors Degree58015.84%
Graduate Degree1955.32%
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Glenwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4753,184764
Hispanic13371
Other Race4819
Native American4234
2+ Races232311
Asian55
Black1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 47.83%.

Glenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,390$44,688$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,333$49,973$12,472
Some College$27,436$35,726$19,877
Bachelors Degree$57,313$60,745$41,850
Graduate Degree$64,250$$64,063

$30,390

Average Earnings

$44,688

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Glenwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glenwood Language by Age

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Glenwood Language

97.86% of Glenwood residents speak only English, while 2.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Glenwood Language

Glenwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,88364413.19%
Hispanic2019647.76%
Native7171100.00%
Other13NaN%
Multiple27725.93%

15.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenwood

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenwood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.15%.

Glenwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.76%
High School21.84%
Some College11.14%
Bachelors or Greater6.30%

Glenwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.90%
Female Employed11.61%
Male Employed6.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Glenwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glenwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,930$73,044
Families$81,250$94,058
Married Families$94,851-
Non Families$27,266$33,692
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Income by Household Type

Glenwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenwood Married by Age and Sex

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Glenwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Glenwood Marital Status by Race

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Glenwood Marital Status

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346

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam153
Second Gulf War61
First Gulf War57
World War II38
Korea

Glenwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74123
35 to 5477
75+73
55 to 6445
18 to 3428

Glenwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3468.48%
Hispanic107.25%

Glenwood Veterans by Race

Glenwood Veterans by Education

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10.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenwood Veterans by Education

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63.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Glenwood Employment by Age

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Glenwood Employment by Race

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Glenwood 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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48.14%

Born in Glenwood

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

0.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.31% of Glenwood residents were born in the United States, with 48.14% having been born in Iowa. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Glenwood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,581641.16%
20215,517641.17%
20205,453641.19%
20195,389641.20%
20185,32590.17%
20175,31650.09%
20165,311591.12%
20155,252340.65%
20145,218-34-0.65%
20135,252140.27%
20125,238-46-0.87%
20115,28460.11%
20105,278-80-0.15%
20005,3587871.60%
19904,571-709-1.43%
19805,2801,0852.33%
19704,195-588-1.30%
19604,7831190.25%
19504,6641630.36%
19404,5012320.53%
19304,2694071.01%
19203,862-190-0.48%
19104,0521,0122.92%
19003,0400.00%

Glenwood Population by Year