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Carroll County, Iowa; Chickasaw County, Iowa; Story County, Iowa

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Carroll County, Iowa
Chickasaw County, Iowa
Story County, Iowa
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 20,165 11,933 97,117
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 20,165 11,933 97,117
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 20,816 12,442 89,542
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -3.1% -4.1% 8.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 20,816 12,439 89,542
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
6.1%
4.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.5%
23.4%
16.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.7%
21.2%
12.6%
Female persons, percent
50.5%
49.7%
47.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.8%
97.8%
86.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.4%
0.8%
3.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.1%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.4%
8.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.0%
0.9%
1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
2.9%
3.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.3%
95.3%
83.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,279 892 3,712
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.8% 2.1% 9.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9,564 5,697 41,317
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 76.9% 80.2% 52.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $132,700 $112,000 $180,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,055 $1,053 $1,391
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $392 $409 $550
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $598 $565 $885
Building permits, 2019 28 6 507
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 8,674 5,191 37,219
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.30 2.29 2.32
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 90.6% 91.6% 67.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.3% 4.7% 11.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 83.5% 82.9% 94.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 76.7% 74.3% 80.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 93.5% 92.3% 97.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 22.2% 16.9% 51.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 5.9% 8.0% 4.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
4.6%
6.6%
5.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 68.4% 68.3% 65.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 63.9% 62.8% 66.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 22,469 8,515 172,582
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 172,491 50,047 513,167
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 904,260 712,404 2,787,172
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,888,542 469,668 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 359,969 116,900 1,084,213
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,448 $9,523 $11,896
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 13.4 19.5 17.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $57,674 $55,385 $54,554
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $30,658 $29,752 $28,034
Persons in poverty, percent
8.0%
8.6%
18.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 878 391 2,118
Total employment, 2018 10,198 4,116 31,607
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 387,258 170,527 1,396,787
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 0.2% 4.9% -0.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,863 890 5,610
All firms, 2012 2,457 1,064 6,835
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,262 584 3,868
Women-owned firms, 2012 668 249 1,985
Minority-owned firms, 2012 26 F 427
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,335 1,021 6,067
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 212 61 717
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,983 913 5,726
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 36.6 24.7 156.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 569.44 504.38 572.82
FIPS Code 19027 19037 19169
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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