Muscatine County, Iowa Population 2021

Muscatine County, Iowa's estimated population is 42,244 with a growth rate of -0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muscatine County, Iowa is the 14th largest county inIowa. The 2010 Population was 42,803 and has seen a growth of -1.31% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202142,244-210-0.49%
202042,454-210-0.49%
201942,664-210-0.49%
201842,87420.00%
201742,872-96-0.22%
201642,968-100-0.23%
201543,068400.09%
201443,028180.04%
201343,010940.22%
201242,916740.17%
201142,842390.09%
201042,8032,8967.26%
199039,907-529-1.31%
198040,4363,2558.75%
197037,1813,3419.87%
196033,8401,6925.26%
195032,1488522.72%
194031,2961,9116.50%
193029,3853431.18%
192029,042-463-1.57%
191029,5051,2634.47%
190028,2423,73815.25%
189024,5041,3345.76%
188023,1701,4826.83%
187021,6885,24431.89%
186016,44410,713186.93%
18505,7313,789195.11%
18401,9420.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.49% (-210)
County Website
State
Founded
December 7, 1836
County Seat
2010 Population
42,803
Growth Since 2010
-1.31% (-559)
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Muscatine County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,75390.36%
Some Other Race1,3603.17%
Two or More Races1,2252.86%
Black or African American1,0652.48%
Asian3880.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native870.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.03%
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Muscatine County, Iowa Population by Race

Muscatine County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Muscatine County, Iowa Median Age

38.1


Total

37


Male

39


Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Adults

There are 32,189 adults, (6,908 of whom are seniors) in Muscatine County, Iowa.

Muscatine County, Iowa Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscatine County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

21,566

50.28%

Male

21,323

49.72%

Muscatine County, Iowa Population by Age

Muscatine County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Muscatine County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female49.4%50.6%
Non Family59.8%40.2%
Male64.5%35.5%
All73.4%26.6%
Married88%12%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Muscatine County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,6602.5473.4
Married8,5963.1588
Non Family5,4761.2359.8
Female1,8443.349.4
Male7443.1664.5

3.08

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Muscatine County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3264.63%
9th to 12th Grade1,8336.40%
High School Graduate10,09935.27%
Some College5,58619.51%
Associates Degree3,62812.67%
Bachelors Degree4,18914.63%
Graduate Degree1,9746.89%
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Muscatine County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Muscatine County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,47421,6325,503
Hispanic3,8652,680345
Other Race83751022
Black619585101
2+ Races467378140
Asian242168108
Native American8787

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 44.63%.

Muscatine County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,409$46,931$30,554
Less Than 9th Grade$30,302$31,563$24,006
High School Graduate$33,936$41,734$24,900
Some College$38,827$46,643$30,106
Bachelors Degree$48,259$63,956$41,915
Graduate Degree$69,250$82,500$63,629

$39,409

Average Earnings

$46,931

Average Male

$30,554

Average Female

Muscatine County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Muscatine County, Iowa Language by Age

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Muscatine County, Iowa Language

86.43% of Muscatine County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 13.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.59% of the population.

Muscatine County, Iowa Language

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,3002,9239.05%
Hispanic7,6006378.38%
Black96728729.68%
Multiple1,21121517.75%
Other1,30917012.99%
Asian3884611.86%
Native872022.99%

9.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.18%

Male Poverty Rate

11.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Black, with 29.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscatine County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 8.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.04%
High School10.96%
Some College5.53%
Bachelors or Greater2.05%

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed21.82%
Female Employed7.31%
Female Unemployed6.19%
Male Employed3.81%

Muscatine County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Muscatine County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,453$74,538
Families$71,555$83,939
Married Families$83,731-
Non Families$37,584$50,845
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Income by Household Type

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Muscatine County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Muscatine County, Iowa Marital Status

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2,066

Number of Veterans

1,957

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam865
First Gulf War288
Korea212
Second Gulf War203
World War II58

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74675
35 to 54525
75+453
55 to 64373
18 to 3440

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9746.67%
2+ Races275.30%
Native American2427.59%
Black233.37%
Hispanic200.42%
Asian164.51%
Other Race20.21%

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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4.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Muscatine County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Muscatine County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Muscatine 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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70.44%

Born in Muscatine County, Iowa

93.54%

Native Born

6.46%

Foreign Born

3.34%

Non Citizen

3.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.54% of Muscatine County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 70.44% having been born in Iowa. 3.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Muscatine 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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