Ringgold County IA Information

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Ringgold County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 5,142
Population in Households 4,963
Population in Familes 4,077
Population in Group Qrtrs 179
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 10
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,061
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,364
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,668 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,565 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 496 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 607 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $94,170
Average Home Value $157,891
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $46,492
Average Household Income $58,805
Per Capita Income $23,939
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% 0.1%
Households 0.11% 0.15%
Families 0.0% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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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Ringgold County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ringgold 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 # 98 2nd
Population Density1 # 98 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 78 23rd
Median Household Income # 74 26th
Per Capita Income # 87 13th

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