Henry County IA Information


Henry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,954
Population in Households 18,580
Population in Familes 15,032
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,374
Population Density1 46
Diversity Index2 26


Median Household Income $49,492
Average Household Income $66,298
Per Capita Income $26,180


Total Housing Units 8,341 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,474 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,186 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 681 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $123,715
Average Home Value $161,404


Total Households 7,660
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 5,167
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 -0.12% -0.11%
Households -0.01% -0.12%
Families -0.16% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.65%


Henry County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henry 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 # 35 66th
Population Density # 26 75th
Diversity Index # 25 76th
Median Household Income # 80 20th
Per Capita Income # 80 20th

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