Calhoun County, Iowa Population 2021

Calhoun County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,582 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, Iowa is the 77th largest county inIowa. The 2010 Population was 10,160 and has seen a growth of -5.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,582-43-0.45%
20209,625-43-0.44%
20199,668-43-0.44%
20189,711-18-0.19%
20179,729-82-0.84%
20169,811100.10%
20159,801-44-0.45%
20149,845-53-0.54%
20139,898-15-0.15%
20129,913-151-1.50%
201110,064-96-0.94%
201010,160-1,348-11.71%
199011,508-2,034-15.02%
198013,542-745-5.21%
197014,287-1,636-10.27%
196015,923-1,002-5.92%
195016,925-659-3.75%
194017,584-21-0.12%
193017,605-178-1.00%
192017,7836934.06%
191017,090-1,479-7.96%
190018,5695,46241.67%
189013,1077,512134.26%
18805,5953,993249.25%
18701,6021,455989.80%
18601470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.45% (-43)
County Website
State
Founded
1855
County Seat
2010 Population
10,160
Growth Since 2010
-5.69% (-578)
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Calhoun County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,31795.62%
Two or More Races1651.69%
Black or African American1501.54%
Some Other Race410.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native360.37%
Asian350.36%
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Calhoun County, Iowa Population by Race

Calhoun County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Calhoun County, Iowa Median Age

44.6


Total

41.6


Male

48.5


Female

Calhoun County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,681 adults, (2,222 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, Iowa.

Calhoun County, Iowa Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,687

48.10%

Male

5,057

51.90%

Calhoun County, Iowa Population by Age

Calhoun County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Calhoun County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female65.5%34.5%
Male78%22%
All78.8%21.2%
Married90.7%9.3%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Calhoun County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1462.1678.8
Married2,1332.7990.7
Non Family1,4741.1265.1
Female3802.4165.5
Male1592.7278

2.68

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

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Calhoun County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1412.02%
9th to 12th Grade2924.17%
High School Graduate2,65938.00%
Some College1,65723.68%
Associates Degree94213.46%
Bachelors Degree86312.33%
Graduate Degree4436.33%
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Calhoun County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Calhoun County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,6176,2131,251
2+ Races120120
Hispanic1049015
Black958818
Native American3636
Other Race312511
Asian282019

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.86%.

Calhoun County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,569$40,163$25,662
Less Than 9th Grade$26,406$30,673$
High School Graduate$24,205$28,489$17,604
Some College$33,992$46,222$26,429
Bachelors Degree$42,563$50,234$35,921
Graduate Degree$55,875$67,031$44,167

$31,569

Average Earnings

$40,163

Average Male

$25,662

Average Female

Calhoun County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Calhoun County, Iowa Language by Age

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Calhoun County, Iowa Language

98.39% of Calhoun County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Calhoun County, Iowa Language

Calhoun County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,5831,05412.28%
Hispanic1635332.52%
Multiple1232217.89%
Native36616.67%
Asian35411.43%
Other4124.88%

12.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.48%

Male Poverty Rate

14.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 32.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Iowa is Other, with 4.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.14%.

Calhoun County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.39%
High School10.94%
Some College7.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.91%

Calhoun County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed59.38%
Female Unemployed24.29%
Female Employed10.16%
Male Employed5.21%

Calhoun County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Calhoun County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,323$67,274
Families$68,072$80,227
Married Families$74,228-
Non Families$30,452$39,522
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Income by Household Type

Calhoun County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Calhoun County, Iowa 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 55-64.

Calhoun County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Calhoun County, Iowa Marital Status

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715

Number of Veterans

692

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam298
Korea103
Second Gulf War91
First Gulf War73
World War II26

Calhoun County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+275
65 to 74199
55 to 64115
35 to 5499
18 to 3427

Calhoun County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6939.46%
Native American925.00%
Hispanic65.71%
Other Race619.35%
Asian515.63%
2+ Races21.50%

Calhoun County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Calhoun County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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12.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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56.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Calhoun County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Calhoun 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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81.99%

Born in Calhoun County, Iowa

98.73%

Native Born

1.27%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.73% of Calhoun County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 81.99% having been born in Iowa. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Calhoun 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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