Greene County IA Information


Greene County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,087
Daytime Population: Workers 4,268
Daytime Population: Residents 4,304
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,572
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 8,945
Population in Familes 7,077
Population in Group Qrtrs 142
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $49,470
Average Household Income $66,890
Per Capita Income $28,888


Total Housing Units 4,536 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,910 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 992 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 634 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $89,124
Average Home Value $137,663


Total Households 3,902
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,463
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 -0.37% -0.63%
Households -0.33% -0.6%
Families -0.49% -0.69%
Median Household Income   3.24%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


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, 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 # 83 17th
Population Density # 87 13th
Diversity Index # 54 46th
Median Household Income # 69 31st
Per Capita Income # 20 81st

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