Kossuth County IA Information

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Kossuth County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 15,201
Population in Households 14,961
Population in Familes 11,986
Population in Group Qrtrs 240
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 12
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,878
Average Household Income $77,119
Per Capita Income $33,625

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,486 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,043 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,552 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 891 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $104,813
Average Home Value $148,761
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,595
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 4,278
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.27% -0.4%
Households -0.19% -0.36%
Families -0.35% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

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Kossuth County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kossuth 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 # 54 46th
Population Density # 88 12th
Diversity Index # 67 34th
Median Household Income # 30 71st
Per Capita Income # 7 94th

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