Taylor County, Iowa Population 2020

Taylor County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,148 with a growth rate of -1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Taylor County, Iowa is the 95th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,191430.70%
20176,148-91-1.46%
20166,239-17-0.27%
20156,256841.36%
20146,172-58-0.93%
20136,230-29-0.46%
20126,259-44-0.70%
20116,303-19-0.30%
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%

How Many People Live in Taylor County, Iowa?

6,148

Taylor County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,91895.44%
Some Other Race1542.48%
Two or More Races560.90%
Asian440.71%
Black or African American150.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.23%

Taylor County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2020

Taylor County, Iowa Median Age

42.8


Total

40.2


Male

45.7


Female

Taylor County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,753 adults, (1,357 of whom are seniors) in Taylor County, Iowa.

Taylor County, Iowa Age Dependency

82.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,033

48.91%

Male

3,168

51.09%

Taylor County, Iowa Households and Families

Taylor County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taylor County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All76.5%23.5%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female55.4%44.6%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6502.376.5
Married1,4492.7987.3
Non Family9401.2364.9
Female1953.6555.4
Male662.8268.2

2.83

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taylor County, Iowa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1703.94%
9th to 12th Grade2525.84%
High School Graduate1,69139.20%
Some College90821.05%
Associates Degree65115.09%
Bachelors Degree45910.64%
Graduate Degree1834.24%

Taylor County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0103,714642
Hispanic231121
Other Race742
Multiple Races2922
Asian2819
Native American1414
Black1414

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 white people with a rate of 16.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,234$40,036$29,394
Less Than High School$30,020$30,313$28,125
High School Grad$31,452$37,684$21,181
Some College$33,750$39,500$29,185
Bachelors Degree$44,118$59,375$33,500
Graduate Degree$45,469$56,250$44,167

$33,234

Average Earnings

$40,036

Average Male

$29,394

Average Female

Taylor County, Iowa Language

Taylor County, Iowa Language by Age

Taylor County, Iowa Language

92.30% of Taylor County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.32% of the population.

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty

Taylor County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4655389.84%
Hispanic4928717.68%
Other154149.09%
Black14535.71%

10.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.53%

Male Poverty Rate

11.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Black, with 35.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Iowa is Other, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.44%
High School11.35%
Some College8.09%
Bachelors or Greater2.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.57%
Male Unemployed26.47%
Male Employed5.99%
Female Employed4.05%

Taylor County, Iowa Income

Taylor County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,717$64,328
Families$61,360$77,356
Married Families$64,338-
Non Families$26,221$38,854

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Taylor County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Taylor County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Taylor County, Iowa Veterans

459

Number of Veterans

441

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam199
First Gulf War76
Second Gulf War55
Korea38
World War II30
Name Veterans % of Total
White4399.58%
2 or More1850.00%
Hispanic103.34%
Other22.56%

$Taylor County, Iowa Veterans by Education

3.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor County, Iowa Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Taylor 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

57.81%

Born in Iowa

96.13%

Native Born

3.87%

Foreign Born

2.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.13% of Taylor County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 57.81% having been born in Iowa. 2.85% 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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