Dickinson County, Iowa Population 2022

Dickinson County, Iowa's estimated population is 17,669 with a growth rate of 0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickinson County, Iowa is the 42nd largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 16,670 and has seen a growth of 5.99% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18601800.00%
18701,3891,209671.67%
18801,90151236.86%
18904,3282,427127.67%
19007,9953,66784.73%
19108,1371421.78%
192010,2412,10425.86%
193010,9827417.24%
194012,1851,20310.95%
195012,7565714.69%
196012,574-182-1.43%
197012,565-9-0.07%
198015,6293,06424.39%
199014,909-720-4.61%
201016,6701,76111.81%
201116,8591891.13%
201216,925660.39%
201316,878-47-0.28%
201416,840-38-0.23%
201517,0041640.97%
201617,1091050.62%
201717,141320.19%
201817,121-20-0.12%
201917,2581370.80%
202017,3951370.79%
202117,5321370.79%
202217,6691370.78%
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Dickinson County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,69696.73%
Black or African American310.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.17%
Asian1710.99%
Some Other Race580.34%
Two or More Races2741.59%
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Dickinson County, Iowa Population by Race

Dickinson County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2022

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Dickinson County, Iowa Median Age

48.2


Total

46.6


Male

50.3


Female

Dickinson County, Iowa Adults

There are 13,983 adults, (4,492 of whom are seniors) in Dickinson County, Iowa.

Dickinson County, Iowa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickinson County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

8,681

50.30%

Male

8,579

49.70%

Dickinson County, Iowa Population by Age

Dickinson County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dickinson County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
Male89.4%10.6%
All77.9%22.1%
Female69.1%30.9%
Non Family61.9%38.1%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickinson County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4792.0177.9
Married4,0742.6592.2
Male2552.5389.4
Female6732.5869.1
Non Family3,4771.1161.9

2.56

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

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Dickinson County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1791.39%
9th to 12th Grade3462.69%
High School Graduate3,38126.33%
Some College2,98723.26%
Associates Degree1,81214.11%
Bachelors Degree3,06123.83%
Graduate Degree1,0778.39%
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Dickinson County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dickinson County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races10910575
Black272714
Native American261813
Hispanic17917167
White12,41812,0053,984
Asian105136
Other Race3729

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 2+ races people with a rate of 68.81%.

Dickinson County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,545$43,565$30,683
Less Than 9th Grade$9,940$25,577$8,841
High School Graduate$32,238$40,702$25,099
Some College$35,218$47,880$27,982
Bachelors Degree$41,067$47,930$38,625
Graduate Degree$63,026$71,587$54,861

$36,545

Average Earnings

$43,565

Average Male

$30,683

Average Female

Dickinson County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dickinson County, Iowa Language by Age

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Dickinson County, Iowa Language

96.81% of Dickinson 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 1.26% of the population.

Dickinson County, Iowa Language

Dickinson County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black252392.00%
Asian1695733.73%
Native30930.00%
Hispanic3693910.57%
White16,2131,1467.07%
OtherNaN%
Multiple27372.56%

7.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.38%

Male Poverty Rate

8.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickinson County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Iowa is Black, with 92.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Iowa is Multiple, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.67%.

Dickinson County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.39%
High School3.11%
Some College9.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%

Dickinson County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.48%
Male Unemployed2.97%
Female Employed7.90%
Female Unemployed20.78%

Dickinson County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dickinson County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,975$81,582
Families$76,161$97,711
Married Families$85,649-
Non Families$41,584$54,208
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Income by Household Type

Dickinson County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickinson County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Dickinson 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 45-54.

Dickinson County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Dickinson County, Iowa Marital Status

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1,300

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War155
First Gulf War149
Vietnam525
Korea204
World War II33

Dickinson County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3477
35 to 54201
55 to 64182
65 to 74387
75+453

Dickinson County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2829.43%
Black1448.28%
2+ Races43.67%
Hispanic4419.30%

Dickinson County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Dickinson County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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2.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickinson County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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65.3%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dickinson County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Dickinson County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Dickinson 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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71.48%

Born in Dickinson County, Iowa

98.11%

Native Born

1.89%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

0.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.11% of Dickinson County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 71.48% having been born in Iowa. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Dickinson 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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