Fremont County, Iowa Population 2021

Fremont County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,918 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fremont County, Iowa is the 92nd largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 7,434 and has seen a growth of -6.94% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20216,918-21-0.30%
20206,939-21-0.30%
20196,960-21-0.30%
20186,981510.74%
20176,930-17-0.24%
20166,947350.51%
20156,912-118-1.68%
20147,030-39-0.55%
20137,069-72-1.01%
20127,141-230-3.12%
20117,371-63-0.85%
20107,434-792-9.63%
19908,226-1,175-12.50%
19809,4011191.28%
19709,282-1,000-9.73%
196010,282-2,041-16.56%
195012,323-2,322-15.86%
194014,645-888-5.72%
193015,533860.56%
192015,447-176-1.13%
191015,623-2,923-15.76%
190018,5461,70410.12%
189016,842-810-4.59%
188017,6526,47857.97%
187011,1746,100120.22%
18605,0743,830307.88%
18501,2440.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.30%
County Website
State
Founded
1847
County Seat
2010 Population
7,434
Growth Since 2010
-6.94%
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Fremont County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,61495.22%
Some Other Race1552.23%
Two or More Races801.15%
Black or African American550.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.60%
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Fremont County, Iowa Population by Race

Fremont County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Fremont County, Iowa Median Age

46.2


Total

44.9


Male

47.3


Female

Fremont County, Iowa Adults

There are 5,434 adults, (1,547 of whom are seniors) in Fremont County, Iowa.

Fremont County, Iowa Age Dependency

78.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fremont County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,491

50.26%

Male

3,455

49.74%

Fremont County, Iowa Population by Age

Fremont County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fremont County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.8%15.2%
Married83.3%16.7%
All76.3%23.7%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Female55.9%44.1%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fremont County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9452.3176.3
Married1,6252.7983.3
Non Family9951.2968.6
Female220355.9
Male1053.2184.8

2.78

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Fremont County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1352.71%
9th to 12th Grade2585.17%
High School Graduate1,67733.62%
Some College1,21624.38%
Associates Degree76115.26%
Bachelors Degree63512.73%
Graduate Degree3066.13%
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Fremont County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fremont County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7454,414915
Hispanic1388417
Other Race10755
Native American4242
2+ Races3834
Black27219

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 black people with a rate of 33.33%.

Fremont County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,002$42,375$33,173
Less Than 9th Grade$27,039$28,917$25,192
High School Graduate$37,111$41,993$22,438
Some College$34,706$41,307$29,866
Bachelors Degree$53,864$64,659$47,604
Graduate Degree$51,346$42,500$54,167

$39,002

Average Earnings

$42,375

Average Male

$33,173

Average Female

Fremont County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fremont County, Iowa Language by Age

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Fremont County, Iowa Language

96.90% of Fremont County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.35% of the population.

Fremont County, Iowa Language

Fremont County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,39866710.43%
Hispanic1922613.54%
Multiple801721.25%
Other15574.52%
Black50510.00%
Native4212.38%

10.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.00%

Male Poverty Rate

12.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fremont County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fremont County, Iowa is Multiple, with 21.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fremont County, Iowa is Native, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.44%.

Fremont County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.47%
High School11.46%
Some College6.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%

Fremont County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed27.78%
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed6.93%
Male Employed3.58%

Fremont County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fremont County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,750$69,114
Families$70,109$82,937
Married Families$75,775-
Non Families$32,670$39,418
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Income by Household Type

Fremont County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fremont County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Fremont 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.

Fremont County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Fremont County, Iowa Marital Status

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541

Number of Veterans

468

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam191
First Gulf War95
Second Gulf War74
Korea61
World War II8

Fremont County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54162
65 to 74158
75+117
55 to 6473
18 to 3431

Fremont County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5069.73%
Native American2764.29%
2+ Races821.05%

Fremont County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Fremont County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fremont County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fremont County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Fremont County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Fremont 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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47.55%

Born in Fremont County, Iowa

97.57%

Native Born

2.43%

Foreign Born

0.86%

Non Citizen

1.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.57% of Fremont County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 47.55% having been born in Iowa. 0.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fremont 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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