Taylor County, Iowa Population 2021

Taylor County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,043 with a growth rate of -0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Taylor County, Iowa is the 96th largest county inIowa. The 2010 Population was 6,322 and has seen a growth of -4.41% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,043-39-0.64%
20206,082-39-0.64%
20196,121-39-0.63%
20186,160651.07%
20176,095-118-1.90%
20166,213-33-0.53%
20156,246711.15%
20146,175-58-0.93%
20136,233-27-0.43%
20126,260-44-0.70%
20116,304-18-0.28%
20106,322-792-11.13%
19907,114-1,239-14.83%
19808,353-437-4.97%
19708,790-1,498-14.56%
196010,288-2,132-17.17%
195012,420-1,838-12.89%
194014,258-601-4.04%
193014,859-655-4.22%
192015,514-798-4.89%
191016,312-2,472-13.16%
190018,7842,40014.65%
189016,3847494.79%
188015,6358,646123.71%
18706,9893,39994.68%
18603,5903,3861659.80%
18502040.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.64% (-39)
County Website
State
Founded
1847
County Seat
2010 Population
6,322
Growth Since 2010
-4.41% (-279)
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Taylor County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,83394.58%
Some Other Race1572.55%
Two or More Races991.61%
Asian631.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.23%
Black or African American10.02%
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Taylor County, Iowa Population by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Population Pyramid $2021

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Taylor County, Iowa Median Age

42.3


Total

40


Male

44.8


Female

Taylor County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,732 adults, (1,355 of whom are seniors) in Taylor County, Iowa.

Taylor County, Iowa Age Dependency

82.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,034

49.20%

Male

3,133

50.80%

Taylor County, Iowa Population by Age

Taylor County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Taylor County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female57.9%42.1%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
All78.2%21.8%
Male83.9%16.1%
Married89.6%10.4%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taylor County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6162.3278.2
Married1,3832.8989.6
Non Family9871.2665.1
Female1593.5257.9
Male873.2383.9

2.9

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Taylor County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1814.24%
9th to 12th Grade2385.58%
High School Graduate1,64138.48%
Some College92421.66%
Associates Degree66415.57%
Bachelors Degree47311.09%
Graduate Degree1443.38%
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Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,9903,716617
Hispanic19969
Other Race731
2+ Races7232
Asian3426
Native American1414

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 white people with a rate of 15.46%.

Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,389$42,014$29,926
Less Than 9th Grade$31,531$36,136$27,143
High School Graduate$31,591$38,601$21,964
Some College$34,313$41,813$30,000
Bachelors Degree$48,250$67,308$32,250
Graduate Degree$52,625$58,125$51,250

$35,389

Average Earnings

$42,014

Average Male

$29,926

Average Female

Taylor County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Taylor County, Iowa Language by Age

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Taylor County, Iowa Language

92.86% of Taylor County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.71% of the population.

Taylor County, Iowa Language

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4445359.83%
Hispanic4757114.95%
Other157159.55%

10.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

10.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 14.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Other, with 9.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.97%.

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.46%
High School10.77%
Some College8.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.97%

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed65.91%
Male Unemployed26.47%
Male Employed5.76%
Female Employed4.07%

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Taylor County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,431$69,804
Families$66,452$85,914
Married Families$71,645-
Non Families$27,739$41,140
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Income by Household Type

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Taylor County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

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468

Number of Veterans

439

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam230
First Gulf War64
Second Gulf War60
Korea42
World War II28

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74148
75+135
55 to 6494
35 to 5459
18 to 3432

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4399.74%
2+ Races2829.17%
Hispanic10.34%
Other Race11.23%

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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2.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Taylor County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Taylor 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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58.08%

Born in Taylor County, Iowa

96.04%

Native Born

3.96%

Foreign Born

2.90%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.04% of Taylor County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 58.08% having been born in Iowa. 2.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Taylor 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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