Adair County, Iowa Population 2021

Adair County, Iowa's estimated population is 7,308 with a growth rate of 1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adair County, Iowa is the 90th largest county inIowa. The 2010 Population was 7,679 and has seen a growth of -4.83% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,308781.08%
20207,230781.09%
20197,152781.10%
20187,074230.33%
20177,051460.66%
20167,005-140-1.96%
20157,145-223-3.03%
20147,368-19-0.26%
20137,387-81-1.08%
20127,468-78-1.03%
20117,546-133-1.73%
20107,679-730-8.68%
19908,409-1,100-11.57%
19809,509220.23%
19709,487-1,406-12.91%
196010,893-1,399-11.38%
195012,292-904-6.85%
194013,196-695-5.00%
193013,891-368-2.58%
192014,259-161-1.12%
191014,420-1,772-10.94%
190016,1921,65811.41%
189014,5342,86724.57%
188011,6677,685192.99%
18703,9822,998304.67%
18609840.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.08% (78)
County Website
State
Founded
1851
County Seat
2010 Population
7,679
Growth Since 2010
-4.83% (-371)
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Adair County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,91197.54%
Two or More Races741.04%
Asian480.68%
Black or African American390.55%
Some Other Race130.18%
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Adair County, Iowa Population by Race

Adair County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Adair County, Iowa Median Age

45.4


Total

44


Male

48.2


Female

Adair County, Iowa Adults

There are 5,566 adults, (1,566 of whom are seniors) in Adair County, Iowa.

Adair County, Iowa Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Adair County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,580

50.53%

Male

3,505

49.47%

Adair County, Iowa Population by Age

Adair County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Adair County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female52.3%47.7%
Non Family59%41%
Male73.8%26.2%
All74.3%25.7%
Married88.8%11.2%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adair County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2002.1774.3
Married1,6122.7688.8
Non Family1,1791.1559
Female2372.9952.3
Male1722.5673.8

2.69

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Adair County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1052.05%
9th to 12th Grade1913.73%
High School Graduate2,07440.55%
Some College1,05520.63%
Associates Degree74514.57%
Bachelors Degree73014.27%
Graduate Degree2154.20%
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Adair County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Adair County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9454,718922
Hispanic813815
Black3917
2+ Races3931
Asian25238
Other Race112

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.41%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.00%.

Adair County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,457$41,483$33,418
Less Than 9th Grade$24,784$26,250$
High School Graduate$36,076$40,603$25,268
Some College$39,142$41,797$34,828
Bachelors Degree$47,153$62,639$37,917
Graduate Degree$51,050$$51,250

$38,457

Average Earnings

$41,483

Average Male

$33,418

Average Female

Adair County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Adair County, Iowa Language by Age

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Adair County, Iowa Language

96.81% of Adair County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Adair County, Iowa Language

Adair County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,65069310.42%
Multiple742533.78%
Hispanic1462013.70%
Asian481429.17%
Black38513.16%
Other13215.38%

10.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.68%

Male Poverty Rate

13.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adair County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Iowa is Multiple, with 33.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Iowa is White, with 10.42% 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 11.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.31%.

Adair County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.24%
High School10.87%
Some College8.44%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%

Adair County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.25%
Male Unemployed13.51%
Female Employed5.16%
Male Employed3.11%

Adair County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Adair County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,363$68,186
Families$73,406$81,849
Married Families$79,936-
Non Families$30,471$42,489
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Income by Household Type

Adair County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Adair County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Adair County, Iowa 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 55-64.

Adair County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Adair County, Iowa Marital Status

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492

Number of Veterans

463

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam239
Second Gulf War58
Korea52
First Gulf War52
World War II19

Adair County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74215
75+132
35 to 5488
55 to 6439
18 to 3418

Adair County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4919.02%
2+ Races12.38%

Adair County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Adair County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adair County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Adair County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Adair County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Adair County, Iowa 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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84.93%

Born in Adair County, Iowa

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

1.21%

Non Citizen

0.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.45% of Adair County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 84.93% having been born in Iowa. 1.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Adair County, Iowa Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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