Primghar, Iowa Population 2022

847
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Primghar is a city located in Iowa. Primghar has a 2020 population of 847. Primghar is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -6.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 909 in 2010.

The average household income in Primghar is $74,386 with a poverty rate of 6.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $75,600. The median age in Primghar is 42.6 years, 42.3 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.

Primghar Demographics

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

  • White: 90.82%
  • Other race: 3.51%
  • Asian: 2.15%
  • Two or more races: 1.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.36%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Primghar, Iowa is 847 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 847.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 909.

Primghar, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80190.82%
Some Other Race313.51%
Asian192.15%
Two or More Races141.59%
Black or African American121.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.57%
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Primghar Population by Race

Primghar Population Pyramid $2022

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Primghar Median Age

42.6


Total

42.3


Male

43.6


Female

Primghar Adults

There are 672 adults, (166 of whom are seniors) in Primghar.

Primghar Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Primghar Sex Ratio

Female

467

52.95%

Male

415

47.05%

Primghar Population by Age

Primghar Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Primghar Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male53.3%46.7%
Non Family55.8%44.2%
Female69.6%30.4%
All70.6%29.4%
Married88.3%11.7%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Primghar Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3952.1270.6
Non Family1721.0855.8
Married1623.0788.3
Female462.5969.6
Male152.453.3

2.83

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

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Primghar Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.50%
9th to 12th Grade396.53%
High School Graduate22537.69%
Some College11819.77%
Associates Degree7312.23%
Bachelors Degree11419.10%
Graduate Degree254.19%
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Primghar Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Primghar Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White533498121
Hispanic37307
Asian16169
Other Race1513
Black99
Native American222

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Primghar Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,750$45,926$41,696
Less Than 9th Grade$40,250$$
High School Graduate$37,857$43,750$26,875
Some College$41,477$46,029$28,125
Bachelors Degree$61,750$58,125$62,500
Graduate Degree$83,750$$83,125

$43,750

Average Earnings

$45,926

Average Male

$41,696

Average Female

Primghar Earnings by Educational Attainment

Primghar Language by Age

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Primghar Language

94.76% of Primghar residents speak only English, while 5.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.34% of the population.

Primghar Language

Primghar Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White738486.50%
Hispanic5423.70%
Other2NaN%
Black7114.29%

6.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.36%

Male Poverty Rate

8.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Primghar

The race most likely to be in poverty in Primghar is Black, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Primghar is Hispanic, with 3.70% 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 6.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.38%.

Primghar Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.90%
Bachelors or Greater7.41%
High School4.00%
Some College3.87%

Primghar Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Male Employed2.04%
Female Employed0.97%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Primghar Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Primghar Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,750$74,386
Families$73,125$89,453
Married Families$77,143-
Non Families$40,000$51,916
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Income by Household Type

Primghar Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Primghar Married by Age and Sex

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Primghar 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 45-54.

Primghar Marital Status by Race

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Primghar Marital Status

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54

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
Korea5
World War II4
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War4

Primghar Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+19
35 to 5413
55 to 6411
65 to 749
18 to 342

Primghar Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White548.59%
Hispanic718.92%

Primghar Veterans by Race

Primghar Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Primghar Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Primghar Employment by Age

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Primghar Employment by Race

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Primghar 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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70.41%

Born in Primghar

95.80%

Native Born

4.20%

Foreign Born

2.61%

Non Citizen

1.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.80% of Primghar residents were born in the United States, with 70.41% having been born in Iowa. 2.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Primghar Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022847-3-0.35%
2021850-3-0.35%
2020853-3-0.35%
2019856-3-0.35%
2018859-2-0.23%
2017861-10-1.15%
201687110.11%
2015870-14-1.58%
2014884-1-0.11%
2013885-5-0.56%
2012890-7-0.78%
2011897-12-1.32%
20109090.00%

Primghar Population by Year