Audubon County IA Information


Audubon County Subdivisions

Audubon County IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 5,949
Population in Households 5,812
Population in Familes 4,732
Population in Group Qrtrs 137
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 2,576
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,700
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,972 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,062 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 514 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 396 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $87,289
Average Home Value $112,973


Median Household Income $49,617
Average Household Income $62,203
Per Capita Income $27,100
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.54% -0.72%
Households -0.3% -0.61%
Families -0.47% -0.69%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.76%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Audubon County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Audubon County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 97 3rd
Population Density1 # 93 8th
Diversity Index2 # 99 1st
Median Household Income # 55 45th
Per Capita Income # 35 66th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.