Otho, Iowa Population 2022

477
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Otho is a city located in Webster County Iowa. Otho has a 2020 population of 477. Otho is currently declining at a rate of -2.05% annually and its population has decreased by -11.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 540 in 2010.

The average household income in Otho is $55,606 with a poverty rate of 8.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $541 per month, and the median house value is $73,500. The median age in Otho is 54.1 years, 52.1 years for males, and 54.6 years for females.

Otho Demographics

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

  • White: 97.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.23%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Otho, Iowa is 477 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 477.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 540.

Otho, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43197.51%
Two or More Races71.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.45%
Some Other Race10.23%
Black or African American10.23%
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Otho Population by Race

Otho Population Pyramid $2022

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Otho Median Age

54.1


Total

52.1


Male

54.6


Female

Otho Adults

There are 386 adults, (73 of whom are seniors) in Otho.

Otho Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Otho Sex Ratio

Female

225

50.90%

Male

217

49.10%

Otho Population by Age

Otho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Otho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family55.3%44.7%
All73.8%26.2%
Female83.3%16.7%
Male86.7%13.3%
Married89.7%10.3%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Otho Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2331.973.8
Non Family1031.1255.3
Married972.4689.7
Female182.7883.3
Male152.5386.7

2.45

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

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Otho Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade92.57%
9th to 12th Grade51.43%
High School Graduate15644.57%
Some College9426.86%
Associates Degree329.14%
Bachelors Degree5014.29%
Graduate Degree41.14%
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Otho Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Otho Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34032753
2+ Races55
Hispanic43
Other Race1
Black111

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 100.00%.

Otho Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,500$52,727$28,056
Less Than 9th Grade$59,167$63,750$
High School Graduate$29,250$44,135$23,125
Some College$37,396$60,625$29,750
Bachelors Degree$36,458$37,188$33,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,500

Average Earnings

$52,727

Average Male

$28,056

Average Female

Otho Earnings by Educational Attainment

Otho Language by Age

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Otho Language

99.05% of Otho residents speak only English, while 0.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Otho Language

Otho Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White426358.22%
Multiple7228.57%
OtherNaN%

8.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.76%

Male Poverty Rate

13.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Otho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Otho is White, with 8.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Otho is Multiple, with 28.57% 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 24.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.89%.

Otho Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.29%
High School12.18%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Otho Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed6.47%
Male Employed1.67%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Otho Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Otho Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,861$55,606
Families$78,000$73,006
Married Families$79,250-
Non Families$33,750$33,394
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Income by Household Type

Otho Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Otho Married by Age and Sex

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Otho 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 45-54.

Otho Marital Status by Race

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Otho Marital Status

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31

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Otho Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6413
65 to 748
75+6
35 to 544
18 to 34

Otho Veterans by Age

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Otho Veterans by Race

Otho Veterans by Education

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6.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Otho Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

65.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Otho Employment by Age

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Otho Employment by Race

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Otho 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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86.88%

Born in Otho

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Otho residents were born in the United States, with 86.88% 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 Europe.

Otho Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022477-10-2.05%
2021487-10-2.01%
2020497-10-1.97%
2019507-10-1.93%
2018517-1-0.19%
20175180.00%
2016518-4-0.77%
201552230.58%
2014519-11-2.08%
2013530-2-0.38%
2012532-5-0.93%
2011537-3-0.56%
20105400.00%

Otho Population by Year