Kossuth County, Iowa Population 2022

Kossuth County, Iowa's estimated population is 14,618 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kossuth County, Iowa is the 53rd largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 15,525 and has seen a growth of -5.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18604160.00%
18703,3512,935705.53%
18806,1782,82784.36%
189013,1206,942112.37%
190022,7209,60073.17%
191021,971-749-3.30%
192025,0823,11114.16%
193025,4523701.48%
194026,6301,1784.63%
195026,241-389-1.46%
196025,314-927-3.53%
197022,937-2,377-9.39%
198021,891-1,046-4.56%
199018,591-3,300-15.07%
201015,525-3,066-16.49%
201115,400-125-0.81%
201215,413130.08%
201315,332-81-0.53%
201415,229-103-0.67%
201515,158-71-0.47%
201615,104-54-0.36%
201714,939-165-1.09%
201814,878-61-0.41%
201914,813-65-0.44%
202014,748-65-0.44%
202114,683-65-0.44%
202214,618-65-0.44%
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Kossuth County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,30896.26%
Black or African American1741.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.15%
Asian890.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%
Some Other Race670.45%
Two or More Races2021.36%
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Kossuth County, Iowa Population by Race

Kossuth County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2022

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Kossuth County, Iowa Median Age

44.8


Total

43.2


Male

46.3


Female

Kossuth County, Iowa Adults

There are 11,659 adults, (3,485 of whom are seniors) in Kossuth County, Iowa.

Kossuth County, Iowa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Kossuth County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

7,459

50.18%

Male

7,405

49.82%

Kossuth County, Iowa Population by Age

Kossuth County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kossuth County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female57.6%42.4%
Male54.2%45.8%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kossuth County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5752.2274.4
Married3,2612.8491.2
Male3192.7954.2
Female4393.3657.6
Non Family2,5561.1658.3

2.78

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Kossuth County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2092.00%
9th to 12th Grade4594.39%
High School Graduate3,83136.64%
Some College2,46123.53%
Associates Degree1,59215.22%
Bachelors Degree1,45813.94%
Graduate Degree4474.27%
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Kossuth County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kossuth County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian565318
White10,0769,5181,876
Black58574
Hispanic21911911
Other Race36171
Native American1414
2+ Races4438

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 asian people with a rate of 32.14%.

Kossuth County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,153$46,189$31,211
Less Than 9th Grade$26,336$31,625$
High School Graduate$32,039$39,583$22,753
Some College$40,546$49,928$30,735
Bachelors Degree$44,750$57,159$41,962
Graduate Degree$59,886$71,250$51,917

$39,153

Average Earnings

$46,189

Average Male

$31,211

Average Female

Kossuth County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kossuth County, Iowa Language by Age

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Kossuth County, Iowa Language

97.34% of Kossuth County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 2.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.77% of the population.

Kossuth County, Iowa Language

Kossuth County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native231565.22%
Black1706940.59%
Multiple2026029.70%
Hispanic46512126.02%
Asian892123.60%
White13,7671,38510.06%
Other21NaN%

11.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.31%

Male Poverty Rate

13.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kossuth County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kossuth County, Iowa is Native, with 65.22% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.55%.

Kossuth County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.91%
High School10.35%
Some College9.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%

Kossuth County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.50%
Male Unemployed35.35%
Female Employed11.53%
Female Unemployed27.27%

Kossuth County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kossuth County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,156$69,106
Families$70,540$84,165
Married Families$79,753-
Non Families$33,690$42,172
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Income by Household Type

Kossuth County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Kossuth County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Kossuth 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.

Kossuth County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Kossuth County, Iowa Marital Status

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1,125

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War39
First Gulf War176
Vietnam500
Korea124
World War II33

Kossuth County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 344
35 to 54143
55 to 64203
65 to 74316
75+459

Kossuth County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1119.86%
Native American14.55%
2+ Races1315.12%
Hispanic51.64%

Kossuth County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Kossuth County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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4.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kossuth County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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62%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Kossuth County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Kossuth County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Kossuth 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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77.50%

Born in Kossuth County, Iowa

98.26%

Native Born

1.74%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.26% of Kossuth County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 77.50% having been born in Iowa. 1.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Kossuth 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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