Taylor County IA Information


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  1. Taylor County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forTaylor County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Iowa Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 6,247
Population in Households 6,167
Population in Familes 4,868
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $47,658
Average Household Income $62,582
Per Capita Income $26,793


Total Housing Units 3,083 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,881 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 780 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 422 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $76,595
Average Home Value $106,566


Total Households 2,661
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 1,711
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.13% -0.04%
Households -0.08% -0.03%
Families -0.25% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.17%


Taylor County IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Taylor 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 # 95 5th
Population Density # 97 3rd
Diversity Index # 28 73rd
Median Household Income # 86 14th
Per Capita Income # 70 30th

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