Chickasaw County IA Information


Chickasaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 12,144
Daytime Population: Workers 5,083
Daytime Population: Residents 6,098
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,181
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 12,038
Population in Familes 9,819
Population in Group Qrtrs 106
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $49,213
Average Household Income $63,258
Per Capita Income $26,841


Total Housing Units 5,679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,094 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,041 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 544 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $116,183
Average Home Value $170,475


Total Households 5,135
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 3,405
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 -0.33% -0.43%
Households -0.18% -0.39%
Families -0.34% -0.49%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Chickasaw County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chickasaw 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 # 63 37th
Population Density # 61 39th
Diversity Index # 77 23rd
Median Household Income # 73 27th
Per Capita Income # 55 45th

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