Minden, Iowa Population 2021

590
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Minden is a city located in Pottawattamie County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 590, it is the 409th largest city in Iowa and the 12612th largest city in the United States . Minden is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -1.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 599 in 2010. Minden reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 0 miles, Minden has a population density of 1,326 people per square mile.

The average household income in Minden is $74,149 with a poverty rate of 6.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $133,800. The median age in Minden is 36.5 years, 26.6 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.

Minden Demographics

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

  • White: 98.67%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • 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 Minden, Iowa is 590 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 598.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 599.

Minden, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66898.67%
Asian91.33%
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Minden Population by Race

Minden Population Pyramid $2021

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Minden Median Age

36.5


Total

26.6


Male

42.9


Female

Minden Adults

There are 458 adults, (108 of whom are seniors) in Minden.

Minden Age Dependency

93.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Minden Sex Ratio

Female

294

43.43%

Male

383

56.57%

Minden Population by Age

Minden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Minden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33.3%66.7%
Non Family62%38%
All76.7%23.3%
Married88.8%11.2%
Male100%0%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Minden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2572.6376.7
Married1693.0888.8
Non Family501.0862
Female332.733.3
Male52.8100

2.94

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Minden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade204.76%
High School Graduate10825.71%
Some College11727.86%
Associates Degree9522.62%
Bachelors Degree6014.29%
Graduate Degree204.76%
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Minden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Minden Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.05%.

Minden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,292$47,125$36,250
Less Than 9th Grade$43,125$43,125$
High School Graduate$27,656$28,304$21,917
Some College$47,917$53,929$38,333
Bachelors Degree$53,750$39,375$55,714
Graduate Degree$70,833$76,250$

$42,292

Average Earnings

$47,125

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Minden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Minden Language by Age

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Minden Language

99.51% of Minden residents speak only English, while 0.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.49% of the population.

Minden Language

Minden Poverty by Race

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6.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.18%

Male Poverty Rate

8.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Minden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Minden is White, with 6.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Minden is White, with 6.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.97%.

Minden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.00%
Bachelors or Greater7.50%
High School5.56%
Some College3.77%

Minden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed3.97%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Minden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Minden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,614$74,149
Families$68,125$79,584
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families$26,250$41,034
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Income by Household Type

Minden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

70.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Minden Married by Age and Sex

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Minden 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 55-64.

Minden Marital Status by Race

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Minden Marital Status

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43

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War7
Korea6
World War II

Minden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7420
35 to 549
75+8
55 to 644
18 to 342

Minden Veterans by Age

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Minden Veterans by Race

Minden Veterans by Education

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13.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Minden Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Minden Employment by Age

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Minden Employment by Race

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Minden 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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60.41%

Born in Minden

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Minden residents were born in the United States, with 60.41% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Minden Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021590-4-0.67%
2020594-4-0.67%
2019598-4-0.66%
201860210.17%
2017601-2-0.33%
2016603-1-0.17%
201560420.33%
2014602-2-0.33%
2013604-2-0.33%
2012606-5-0.82%
2011611-1-0.16%
20106120.00%

Minden Population by Year