Bremer County IA Information


Bremer County Subdivisions

Bremer County IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,836
Daytime Population: Workers 11,416
Daytime Population: Residents 13,499
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,915
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 24,192
Population in Familes 19,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,644
Population Density2 59
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $60,089
Average Household Income $76,043
Per Capita Income $30,259


Total Housing Units 10,618 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,925 (74.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,151 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 542 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $162,094
Average Home Value $204,208


Total Households 10,076
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 6,914
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.86% 0.88%
Households 0.98% 0.95%
Families 0.84% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.5%


Bremer County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bremer County to the other 99 counties and county equivalents in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 25 76th
Population Density # 20 81st
Diversity Index # 76 24th
Median Household Income # 6 95th
Per Capita Income # 11 90th

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