Emmet County, Iowa Population 2020

Emmet County, Iowa's estimated population is 9,414 with a growth rate of -1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Emmet County, Iowa is the 79th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,253-161-1.71%
20179,414-158-1.65%
20169,572-126-1.30%
20159,698-121-1.23%
20149,819-61-0.62%
20139,880-63-0.63%
20129,943-145-1.44%
201110,088-188-1.83%
201010,276-1,293-11.18%
199011,569-1,767-13.25%
198013,336-673-4.80%
197014,009-862-5.80%
196014,8717695.45%
195014,1026965.19%
194013,4065504.28%
193012,8562291.81%
192012,6272,81128.64%
19109,816-120-1.21%
19009,9365,662132.48%
18904,2742,724175.74%
18801,55015811.35%
18701,3921,2871225.71%
18601050.00%

How Many People Live in Emmet County, Iowa?

9,414

Emmet County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,14195.71%
Black or African American1731.81%
Two or More Races890.93%
Some Other Race840.88%
Asian360.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.29%

Emmet County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2020

Emmet County, Iowa Median Age

42.4


Total

41.5


Male

43.8


Female

Emmet County, Iowa Adults

There are 7,554 adults, (1,921 of whom are seniors) in Emmet County, Iowa.

Emmet County, Iowa Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Emmet County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

4,781

50.06%

Male

4,770

49.94%

Emmet County, Iowa Households and Families

Emmet County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emmet County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All77.1%22.9%
Male75.9%24.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Female53.9%46.1%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1102.177.1
Married2,0462.6988.1
Non Family1,5181.1468.2
Female3842.5753.9
Male1622.5475.9

2.59

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emmet County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2213.42%
9th to 12th Grade3946.09%
High School Graduate2,15533.33%
Some College1,56524.21%
Associates Degree82512.76%
Bachelors Degree95614.79%
Graduate Degree3495.40%

Emmet County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,0125,6141,277
Hispanic4031867
Other Race4718
Asian25253
Black222218
Multiple Races11115

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 black people with a rate of 81.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,364$42,418$29,128
Less Than High School$25,625$29,750$
High School Grad$33,509$40,175$22,763
Some College$34,052$42,107$26,542
Bachelors Degree$41,354$61,389$33,988
Graduate Degree$66,111$66,875$65,729

$35,364

Average Earnings

$42,418

Average Male

$29,128

Average Female

Emmet County, Iowa Language

Emmet County, Iowa Language by Age

Emmet County, Iowa Language

91.57% of Emmet County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 8.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.58% of the population.

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty

Emmet County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,65083010.85%
Hispanic88320022.65%
Multiple631117.46%

12.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.33%

Male Poverty Rate

15.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emmet County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 22.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emmet County, Iowa is White, with 10.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.63%
High School10.75%
Some College7.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.08%
Male Unemployed63.51%
Female Employed6.24%
Male Employed3.24%

Emmet County, Iowa Income

Emmet County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,542$71,272
Families$69,235$89,158
Married Families$77,841-
Non Families$28,516$38,294

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Emmet 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 35-44.

Emmet County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Emmet County, Iowa Veterans

556

Number of Veterans

512

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam218
Korea74
First Gulf War47
Second Gulf War45
World War II41

$Emmet County, Iowa Veterans by Education

6.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Emmet County, Iowa Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

63.73%

Born in Iowa

95.40%

Native Born

4.60%

Foreign Born

2.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.40% of Emmet County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 63.73% having been born in Iowa. 2.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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