Mitchell County IA Information

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Mitchell County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 11,018
Population in Households 10,771
Population in Familes 8,907
Population in Group Qrtrs 247
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 6
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,566
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 3,049
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,087 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,610 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 956 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 521 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $123,855
Average Home Value $152,244
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,351
Average Household Income $63,171
Per Capita Income $26,416
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.35%
Households 0.61% 0.52%
Families 0.49% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
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.

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Mitchell County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mitchell 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 # 69 31st
Population Density1 # 63 36th
Diversity Index2 # 98 2nd
Median Household Income # 32 69th
Per Capita Income # 55 45th

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