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Fayette County, Iowa; Harrison County, Iowa; Warren County, Iowa; Des Moines County, Iowa

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Table

Fayette County, Iowa
Harrison County, Iowa
Warren County, Iowa
Des Moines County, Iowa
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,660 14,134 51,056 39,138
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA NA
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,660 14,134 51,056 39,138
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) NA NA NA NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 20,882 14,937 46,228 40,325
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) NA NA NA NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -5.9% -5.4% 10.4% -2.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 20,880 14,928 46,225 40,325
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
6.2%
6.1%
5.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.8%
23.2%
24.8%
22.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.5%
19.7%
15.7%
20.8%
Female persons, percent
49.6%
50.0%
50.7%
51.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.7%
97.5%
96.6%
89.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.4%
0.4%
0.9%
6.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.4%
0.3%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.2%
0.4%
0.7%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.0%
0.2%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
2.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.5%
1.8%
3.0%
3.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.5%
96.0%
94.0%
87.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,420 1,036 3,165 2,955
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.3% 0.5% 1.3% 1.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 9,581 6,859 20,364 18,597
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 75.4% 74.8% 77.9% 72.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $94,800 $115,200 $176,600 $103,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $979 $1,129 $1,477 $1,086
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $435 $445 $531 $469
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $615 $680 $781 $770
Building permits, 2018 25 33 335 35
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 8,315 6,076 18,959 16,840
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.31 2.28 2.51 2.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.4% 89.2% 85.1% 82.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 3.0% 1.3% 2.1% 3.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 83.6% 84.0% 91.0% 84.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 73.9% 71.3% 82.2% 74.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.1% 91.8% 95.7% 91.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 19.8% 18.8% 31.7% 20.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 8.5% 8.0% 8.1% 10.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.4%
5.4%
3.9%
5.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 63.4% 65.9% 69.9% 63.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 59.9% 59.9% 65.4% 58.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 18,420 10,301 32,875 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 80,721 59,319 73,931 323,744
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 107,627 78,570 1,626,705
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 696,505 263,188 287,097 1,096,191
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 177,957 197,222 367,801 684,189
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,559 $13,557 $7,844 $16,961
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 19.6 26.8 24.0 16.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $50,015 $60,063 $74,383 $49,977
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $28,069 $30,209 $34,570 $28,234
Persons in poverty, percent
11.7%
9.7%
7.1%
12.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 565 350 886 1,120
Total employment, 2017 5,963 3,125 8,853 20,226
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 185,675 112,973 315,370 814,612
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 -5.7% -5.2% 3.3% -1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,408 1,073 3,633 2,389
All firms, 2012 2,068 1,311 3,783 3,319
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,128 724 1,696 1,544
Women-owned firms, 2012 494 316 1,219 1,245
Minority-owned firms, 2012 36 F 132 235
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,943 1,269 3,489 2,877
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 293 202 284 231
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,629 908 3,227 2,819
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 28.6 21.4 81.1 96.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 730.81 696.85 569.83 416.12
FIPS Code 19065 19085 19181 19057
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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