Floyd County IA Information


Floyd County Subdivisions

Floyd County IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 16,198
Population in Households 15,894
Population in Familes 12,808
Population in Group Qrtrs 304
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 6,912
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 4,443
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,597 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,061 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,851 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 685 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $111,064
Average Home Value $141,331


Median Household Income $45,320
Average Household Income $58,609
Per Capita Income $25,208
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% -0.11%
Households 0.06% -0.01%
Families -0.07% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
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.


Floyd County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Floyd County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 48 53rd
Population Density1 # 36 65th
Diversity Index2 # 42 59th
Median Household Income # 81 19th
Per Capita Income # 69 31st

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