Parkersburg, Iowa Population 2021

1,904
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Parkersburg is a city located in Butler County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 1,904, it is the 169th largest city in Iowa and the 7786th largest city in the United States . Parkersburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually but its population has increased by 1.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,870 in 2010. Parkersburg reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Parkersburg has a population density of 1,320 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parkersburg is $65,257 with a poverty rate of 7.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $572 per month, and the median house value is $153,800. The median age in Parkersburg is 42.3 years, 40.4 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.

Parkersburg Demographics

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

  • White: 99.54%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Two or more races: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Parkersburg, Iowa is 1,904 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,928.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,870.

Parkersburg, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,93199.54%
Some Other Race60.31%
Two or More Races30.15%
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Parkersburg Population by Race

Parkersburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Parkersburg Median Age

42.3


Total

40.4


Male

43.3


Female

Parkersburg Adults

There are 1,426 adults, (432 of whom are seniors) in Parkersburg.

Parkersburg Age Dependency

95.2

Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Parkersburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,029

53.04%

Male

911

46.96%

Parkersburg Population by Age

Parkersburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Parkersburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female38.7%61.3%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
All73.5%26.5%
Male78.9%21.1%
Married89.7%10.3%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Parkersburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8312.2973.5
Married445389.7
Non Family2921.1257.5
Female752.6138.7
Male192.4778.9

2.9

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Parkersburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade241.88%
9th to 12th Grade473.67%
High School Graduate46336.17%
Some College22917.89%
Associates Degree21316.64%
Bachelors Degree21316.64%
Graduate Degree917.11%
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Parkersburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Parkersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2721,201304
Hispanic55
2+ Races33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.90%.

Parkersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,688$52,434$28,981
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$27,375$41,250$20,139
Some College$32,383$50,714$28,424
Bachelors Degree$56,528$60,938$52,500
Graduate Degree$62,788$64,107$53,500

$36,688

Average Earnings

$52,434

Average Male

$28,981

Average Female

Parkersburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Parkersburg Language by Age

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Parkersburg Language

98.23% of Parkersburg residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Parkersburg Language

Parkersburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,8831477.81%
Multiple33100.00%

7.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

6.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parkersburg

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parkersburg is White, with 7.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.99%.

Parkersburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.39%
Some College7.92%
High School5.85%
Bachelors or Greater1.32%

Parkersburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed77.78%
Female Employed7.63%
Male Employed0.72%

Parkersburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Parkersburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,304$65,257
Families$65,313$77,659
Married Families$72,228-
Non Families$29,583$42,064
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Income by Household Type

Parkersburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Parkersburg Married by Age and Sex

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Parkersburg 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 45-54.

Parkersburg Marital Status by Race

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Parkersburg Marital Status

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155

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam49
Korea18
World War II15
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War

Parkersburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+62
65 to 7445
35 to 5426
55 to 6422
18 to 34

Parkersburg Veterans by Age

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Parkersburg Veterans by Race

Parkersburg Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parkersburg Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Parkersburg Employment by Age

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Parkersburg Employment by Race

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Parkersburg 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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85.72%

Born in Parkersburg

99.54%

Native Born

0.46%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.54% of Parkersburg residents were born in the United States, with 85.72% 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 Latin America.

Parkersburg Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,904-12-0.63%
20201,916-12-0.62%
20191,928-12-0.62%
20181,940-3-0.15%
20171,943130.67%
20161,930-14-0.72%
20151,944-1-0.05%
20141,94550.26%
20131,940120.62%
20121,92890.47%
20111,919291.53%
20101,8900.00%

Parkersburg Population by Year