Greene County IA Information


Greene County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,109
Population in Households 9,029
Population in Familes 7,079
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $53,122
Average Household Income $70,106
Per Capita Income $30,409


Total Housing Units 4,528 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,967 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 972 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 589 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $93,650
Average Home Value $144,001


Total Households 3,939
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,481
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 -0.3% -0.12%
Households -0.17% -0.09%
Families -0.35% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   1.74%


Greene County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greene 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 # 82 18th
Population Density # 86 14th
Diversity Index # 54 46th
Median Household Income # 44 57th
Per Capita Income # 21 80th

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