Glidden, Iowa Population 2021

1,112
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Glidden is a city located in Carroll County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 1,112, it is the 254th largest city in Iowa and the 9893rd largest city in the United States . Glidden is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually but its population has decreased by -2.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,146 in 2010. Glidden reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Glidden has a population density of 1,005 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glidden is $65,864 with a poverty rate of 11.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $606 per month, and the median house value is $108,800. The median age in Glidden is 41.5 years, 39.8 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.

Glidden Demographics

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

  • White: 99.20%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Glidden, Iowa is 1,112 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,106.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,146.

Glidden, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,12299.20%
Asian90.80%
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Glidden Population by Race

Glidden Population Pyramid $2021

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Glidden Median Age

41.5


Total

39.8


Male

42.5


Female

Glidden Adults

There are 863 adults, (189 of whom are seniors) in Glidden.

Glidden Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Glidden Sex Ratio

Female

533

47.13%

Male

598

52.87%

Glidden Population by Age

Glidden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glidden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male48%52%
Non Family50%50%
All79.2%20.8%
Married98.9%1.1%
Female100%0%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glidden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4752.3679.2
Married2722.9298.9
Non Family1661.2650
Male253.5248
Female122.42100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Glidden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade202.69%
9th to 12th Grade374.98%
High School Graduate24633.11%
Some College15821.27%
Associates Degree13918.71%
Bachelors Degree11916.02%
Graduate Degree243.23%
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Glidden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glidden Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White724679143
Hispanic157
Asian4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.75%.

Glidden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,136$43,000$33,558
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,171$38,158$26,375
Some College$38,682$45,341$34,286
Bachelors Degree$46,477$52,222$43,750
Graduate Degree$87,500$$

$38,136

Average Earnings

$43,000

Average Male

$33,558

Average Female

Glidden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glidden Language by Age

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Glidden Language

98.87% of Glidden residents speak only English, while 1.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

Glidden Language

Glidden Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,09412411.33%
Hispanic24729.17%

11.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.20%

Male Poverty Rate

12.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glidden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glidden is Hispanic, with 29.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glidden is White, with 11.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.52%.

Glidden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
High School14.23%
Some College6.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.50%

Glidden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Male Unemployed18.18%
Female Employed3.46%
Male Employed2.73%

Glidden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glidden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,625$65,864
Families$77,865$80,909
Married Families$78,854-
Non Families$30,769$36,477
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Income by Household Type

Glidden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

64.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Glidden Married by Age and Sex

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Glidden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Glidden Marital Status by Race

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Glidden Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

69

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Korea

Glidden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5429
65 to 7426
75+9
18 to 348
55 to 645

Glidden Veterans by Age

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Glidden Veterans by Race

Glidden Veterans by Education

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24.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glidden Veterans by Education

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74.3%

Labor Force Participation

72.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Glidden Employment by Age

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Glidden Employment by Race

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Glidden 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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85.23%

Born in Glidden

99.03%

Native Born

0.97%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.03% of Glidden residents were born in the United States, with 85.23% having been born in Iowa. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Glidden Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,11230.27%
20201,10930.27%
20191,10630.27%
20181,103-11-0.99%
20171,114-5-0.45%
20161,119-3-0.27%
20151,122-5-0.44%
20141,127-5-0.44%
20131,132-8-0.70%
20121,140-6-0.52%
20111,1460.00%
20101,1460.00%

Glidden Population by Year