Allamakee County IA Information


Allamakee County Subdivisions

Allamakee County IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,115
Population in Households 13,817
Population in Familes 11,037
Population in Group Qrtrs 298
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $51,620
Average Household Income $63,889
Per Capita Income $26,435


Total Housing Units 7,617 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,439 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,352 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,826 (24.0%)
Median Home Value $132,661
Average Home Value $192,633


Total Households 5,791
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 3,799
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.18% -0.48%
Households -0.11% -0.46%
Families -0.27% -0.55%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   1.91%


Allamakee County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allamakee County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 57 43rd
Population Density # 67 33rd
Diversity Index # 29 72nd
Median Household Income # 57 43rd
Per Capita Income # 73 27th

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