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Dubuque County, Iowa

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Dubuque County, Iowa
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 97,311
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 97,311
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 93,643
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 93,653
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.3%
Female persons, percent
50.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
92.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
3.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.6%
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
90.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 5,620
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 41,760
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 72.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $160,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,258
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $486
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $763
Building permits, 2019 262
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 38,330
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.42
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 84.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 4.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 88.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 81.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 30.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 7.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
4.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 68.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 64.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 169,532
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 702,024
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 6,036,353
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,083,080
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,659,142
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,447
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 16.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $61,321
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $31,096
Persons in poverty, percent
11.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 2,782
Total employment, 2018 55,865
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 2,463,870
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 2.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 6,400
All firms, 2012 8,333
Men-owned firms, 2012 4,386
Women-owned firms, 2012 2,366
Minority-owned firms, 2012 361
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 7,553
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,082
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 6,537
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 154.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 608.31
FIPS Code 19061
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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