Cedar County, Iowa Population 2022

Cedar County, Iowa's estimated population is 18,816 with a growth rate of 0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cedar County, Iowa is the 38th largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 18,450 and has seen a growth of 1.98% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18401,2530.00%
18503,9412,688214.53%
186012,9499,008228.57%
187019,7316,78252.37%
188018,936-795-4.03%
189018,253-683-3.61%
190019,3711,1186.13%
191017,765-1,606-8.29%
192017,560-205-1.15%
193016,760-800-4.56%
194016,8841240.74%
195016,910260.15%
196017,7918815.21%
197017,655-136-0.76%
198018,6359805.55%
199017,381-1,254-6.73%
201018,4501,0696.15%
201118,358-92-0.50%
201218,296-62-0.34%
201318,226-70-0.38%
201418,276500.27%
201518,254-22-0.12%
201618,348940.51%
201718,4901420.77%
201818,564740.40%
201918,627630.34%
202018,690630.34%
202118,753630.34%
202218,816630.34%
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Cedar County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,97497.29%
Black or African American1500.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.22%
Asian1170.63%
Some Other Race160.09%
Two or More Races1770.96%
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Cedar County, Iowa Population by Race

Cedar County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2022

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Cedar County, Iowa Median Age

42.8


Total

42.1


Male

43.6


Female

Cedar County, Iowa Adults

There are 14,360 adults, (3,600 of whom are seniors) in Cedar County, Iowa.

Cedar County, Iowa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cedar County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,381

50.78%

Male

9,094

49.22%

Cedar County, Iowa Population by Age

Cedar County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cedar County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.5%9.5%
All80.4%19.6%
Male77.6%22.4%
Female69.3%30.7%
Non Family66.2%33.8%

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cedar County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4722.4380.4
Married4,178390.5
Male2633.5277.6
Female5283.2269.3
Non Family2,5031.1966.2

2.95

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Cedar County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2401.84%
9th to 12th Grade3622.77%
High School Graduate5,14939.39%
Some College2,90622.23%
Associates Degree1,66412.73%
Bachelors Degree2,03915.60%
Graduate Degree7125.45%
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Cedar County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cedar County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian353520
White12,66212,1052,695
2+ Races818112
Hispanic24821726
Native American36273
Other Race1010
Black2217

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

Cedar County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,245$51,336$35,357
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$50,329$21,250
High School Graduate$36,549$46,934$26,496
Some College$41,159$52,172$35,244
Bachelors Degree$52,669$58,063$50,938
Graduate Degree$63,351$62,045$64,300

$43,245

Average Earnings

$51,336

Average Male

$35,357

Average Female

Cedar County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cedar County, Iowa Language by Age

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Cedar County, Iowa Language

98.50% of Cedar County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 1.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Cedar County, Iowa Language

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1174437.61%
Native411434.15%
Black1482013.51%
Hispanic3945012.69%
White17,2321,1976.95%
Other6NaN%
Multiple17710.56%

7.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.49%

Male Poverty Rate

8.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cedar County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Asian, with 37.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar County, Iowa is Multiple, with 0.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.40%.

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.74%
High School7.05%
Some College6.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.74%
Male Unemployed12.86%
Female Employed5.54%
Female Unemployed14.89%

Cedar County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cedar County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,259$77,345
Families$83,385$90,206
Married Families$89,528$96,470
Non Families$36,681$47,790
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Income by Household Type

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Cedar 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 45-54.

Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Cedar County, Iowa Marital Status

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1,418

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War273
First Gulf War258
Vietnam506
Korea116
World War II61

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34117
35 to 54352
55 to 64252
65 to 74356
75+341

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3769.77%
Native American822.22%
Other Race110.00%
2+ Races3338.82%
Hispanic10.37%

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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4.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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67.1%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Cedar County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Cedar 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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82.99%

Born in Cedar County, Iowa

98.41%

Native Born

1.59%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

0.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.41% of Cedar County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 82.99% having been born in Iowa. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cedar 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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