Crawford County, Iowa Population 2021

Crawford County, Iowa's estimated population is 16,282 with a growth rate of -1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Crawford County, Iowa is the 46th largest county inIowa. The 2010 Population was 17,170 and has seen a growth of -5.17% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202116,282-269-1.63%
202016,551-269-1.60%
201916,820-269-1.57%
201817,089130.08%
201717,076-27-0.16%
201617,103210.12%
201517,082-86-0.50%
201417,168-192-1.11%
201317,360610.35%
201217,299820.48%
201117,217470.27%
201017,1703952.35%
199016,775-2,160-11.41%
198018,9351550.83%
197018,7802111.14%
196018,569-1,172-5.94%
195019,741-797-3.88%
194020,538-490-2.33%
193021,0284142.01%
192020,6145732.86%
191020,041-1,644-7.58%
190021,6852,79114.77%
189018,8946,48152.21%
188012,4139,883390.63%
18702,5302,147560.57%
18603830.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.63% (-269)
County Website
State
Founded
1837
County Seat
2010 Population
17,170
Growth Since 2010
-5.17% (-888)
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Crawford County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,61985.82%
Some Other Race1,0876.38%
Black or African American4772.80%
Two or More Races3642.14%
Asian3532.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander270.16%
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Crawford County, Iowa Population by Race

Crawford County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Crawford County, Iowa Median Age

38.7


Total

37.7


Male

39.2


Female

Crawford County, Iowa Adults

There are 12,806 adults, (2,900 of whom are seniors) in Crawford County, Iowa.

Crawford County, Iowa Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Crawford County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

8,543

50.15%

Male

8,491

49.85%

Crawford County, Iowa Population by Age

Crawford County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Crawford County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female27%73%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
All69.1%30.9%
Married84.4%15.6%
Male92.2%7.8%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Crawford County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4372.5569.1
Married3,4553.0984.4
Non Family1,9531.2954.1
Female7213.2127
Male3082.9192.2

3.04

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Crawford County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,16210.46%
9th to 12th Grade1,0429.38%
High School Graduate4,15237.37%
Some College2,26620.39%
Associates Degree9068.15%
Bachelors Degree1,17910.61%
Graduate Degree4053.64%
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Crawford County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crawford County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,2677,7201,541
Hispanic2,20882541
Other Race61827229
Asian272164
Black264124
2+ Races115682
Native American3021
Islander2216

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.64%.

Crawford County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,311$40,595$31,511
Less Than 9th Grade$36,087$35,417$38,125
High School Graduate$32,917$39,741$28,342
Some College$38,014$46,724$25,297
Bachelors Degree$38,718$44,286$37,519
Graduate Degree$63,125$70,000$57,717

$37,311

Average Earnings

$40,595

Average Male

$31,511

Average Female

Crawford County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crawford County, Iowa Language by Age

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Crawford County, Iowa Language

69.56% of Crawford County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 30.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.63% of the population.

Crawford County, Iowa Language

Crawford County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0101,58014.35%
Hispanic4,77899820.89%
Black47516434.53%
Asian35312435.13%
Native1079891.59%
Multiple3649024.73%
Other1,083201.85%
Islander271244.44%

17.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.03%

Male Poverty Rate

19.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crawford County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crawford County, Iowa is Native, with 91.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crawford County, Iowa is Other, with 1.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.36%.

Crawford County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.16%
High School14.94%
Some College12.37%
Bachelors or Greater4.37%

Crawford County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.27%
Male Unemployed36.49%
Male Employed8.45%
Female Employed6.97%

Crawford County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crawford County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,755$77,043
Families$71,361$87,184
Married Families$81,949-
Non Families$30,138$51,855
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Income by Household Type

Crawford County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Crawford County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Crawford County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Crawford County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Crawford County, Iowa Marital Status

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805

Number of Veterans

754

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam360
First Gulf War102
World War II98
Korea77
Second Gulf War59

Crawford County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74276
75+261
55 to 64118
35 to 54113
18 to 3437

Crawford County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8007.16%
Hispanic40.14%
2+ Races31.29%
Other Race20.30%

Crawford County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Crawford County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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9.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crawford County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Crawford County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Crawford County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Crawford 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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64.45%

Born in Crawford County, Iowa

82.90%

Native Born

17.10%

Foreign Born

13.51%

Non Citizen

3.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.90% of Crawford County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 64.45% having been born in Iowa. 13.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Crawford 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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