Audubon County IA Information


Audubon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,854
Population in Households 5,737
Population in Familes 4,623
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 6


Median Household Income $51,511
Average Household Income $73,561
Per Capita Income $31,890


Total Housing Units 2,972 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,078 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 443 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 451 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $83,693
Average Home Value $131,882


Total Households 2,521
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,659
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 -0.54% -0.7%
Households -0.45% -0.68%
Families -0.6% -0.77%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


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, 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 # 97 3rd
Population Density # 92 7th
Diversity Index # 99 1st
Median Household Income # 58 42nd
Per Capita Income # 12 89th

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