Fremont County IA Information


Fremont County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,149
Daytime Population: Workers 2,733
Daytime Population: Residents 3,692
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,425
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 7,014
Population in Familes 5,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 135
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $53,718
Average Household Income $68,365
Per Capita Income $28,496


Total Housing Units 3,431 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,185 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 774 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 472 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $115,641
Average Home Value $158,318


Total Households 2,959
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,993
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 -0.55% -0.88%
Households -0.48% -0.85%
Families -0.62% -0.94%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.85%


Fremont County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fremont 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 # 92 8th
Population Density # 91 9th
Diversity Index # 64 37th
Median Household Income # 33 68th
Per Capita Income # 26 75th

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