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United States; Iowa; New Hampshire

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Table

United States
Iowa
New Hampshire
White alone, percent
76.3%
90.6%
93.1%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 328,239,523 3,155,070 1,359,711
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 308,758,105 3,046,871 1,316,462
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 6.3% 3.6% 3.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 308,745,538 3,046,355 1,316,470
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.0%
6.2%
4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.3%
23.0%
18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.5%
17.5%
18.7%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.2%
50.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
76.3%
90.6%
93.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
13.4%
4.1%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.3%
0.5%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
5.9%
2.7%
3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.2%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.8%
2.0%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
18.5%
6.3%
4.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
60.1%
85.0%
89.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 18,611,432 188,867 97,644
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 13.5% 5.2% 6.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 139,684,244 1,418,626 642,315
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 63.8% 71.1% 71.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $204,900 $142,300 $252,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,558 $1,234 $1,917
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $490 $472 $792
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,023 $766 $1,077
Building permits, 2019 1,386,048 11,870 4,743
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 119,730,128 1,256,855 528,078
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.63 2.41 2.46
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 85.5% 84.8% 86.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 21.5% 8.0% 7.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 88.8% 87.6% 92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 80.4% 78.8% 86.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 87.7% 92.0% 92.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 31.5% 28.2% 36.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 8.6% 7.8% 8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
9.5%
6.0%
7.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.9% 67.4% 67.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 58.2% 63.1% 63.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 708,138,598 5,468,687 2,942,278
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,040,441,203 18,583,828 9,616,460
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,696,729,632 116,668,830 18,895,624
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,208,023,478 62,318,301 18,029,179
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,219,821,871 44,905,624 26,018,201
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,443 $14,607 $19,700
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 26.6 19.1 27.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $60,293 $58,580 $74,057
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $32,621 $31,085 $38,548
Persons in poverty, percent
10.5%
11.2%
7.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 7,912,405 82,894 38,375
Total employment, 2018 130,881,471 1,364,250 612,420
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 7,097,310,272 61,430,726 31,633,130
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.8% 0.8% 1.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 26,485,532 212,333 108,327
All firms, 2012 27,626,360 259,121 131,638
Men-owned firms, 2012 14,844,597 135,382 76,716
Women-owned firms, 2012 9,878,397 82,345 38,525
Minority-owned firms, 2012 7,952,386 14,707 6,111
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 18,987,918 236,561 121,297
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 2,521,682 25,889 16,119
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 24,070,685 217,779 108,817
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 87.4 54.5 147.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 3,531,905.43 55,857.13 8,952.65
FIPS Code 1 19 33
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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