Howard ( Iowa )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Howard compared with those of the Iowa state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Howard (Iowa) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 9,677

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 9,932

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -255 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -2.6%

County of Howard (Iowa) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 473.40

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 21.00

County of Howard (Iowa) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 584

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 6.0%

Iowa 6.4%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,307

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 23.8%

Iowa 23.8%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,901

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 19.6%

Iowa 14.6%

USA 12.4%

County of Howard (Iowa) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 50.0%

Iowa 50.6%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 50%

Iowa 49.4%

USA 49.3%

County of Howard (Iowa) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 1,558

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 19 minutes.

County of Howard (Iowa) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 9,571

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 98.9%

Iowa 94.6%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 33

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.3%

Iowa 2.5%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 18

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.2%

Iowa 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 20

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.2%

Iowa 1.6%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 0

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.0%

Iowa 0.0%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 35

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.4%

Iowa 1.0%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 83

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 0.9%

Iowa 3.8%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 9,490

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 98.1%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Howard 98.1%

Iowa 91.0%

USA 66.4%

County of Howard (Iowa) More population data

Births 2004 = 119

Deaths 2004 = 125

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 0

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 65.0%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Howard 65.0%

Iowa 56.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 0.4%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Howard 0.4%

Iowa 3.1%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 5.6%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Howard 5.6%

Iowa 5.8%

USA 17.9%

County of Howard (Iowa) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 283

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 29,062

County of Howard (Iowa) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 4,434

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 107

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 2.5%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Howard 2.5%

Iowa 7.1%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 79.2%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Howard 79.2%

Iowa 72.3%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 59,500

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 9%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Howard 9%

Iowa 18%

USA 26%

County of Howard (Iowa) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 3,974

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.43

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 17,842

Median household income 2004 = $ 39,141

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 10.3%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Howard 10.3%

Iowa 10.5%

USA 12.7%

County of Howard (Iowa) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 79.3%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Howard 79.3%

Iowa 86.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 12.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Howard 12.6%

Iowa 21.2%

USA 24.4%

County of Howard (Iowa) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 5,288

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 193

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 3.6%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Howard 3.6%

Iowa 3.7%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 7,061

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 295

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 922

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 205,444

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 29,096

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 276

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,516

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -2.0%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Howard -2.0%

Iowa -0.3%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 770

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Total number of firms 2002 = 966

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 31.3%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 205,120

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 79,961

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 64,225

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 6,513

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 12

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 1,927

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 269,400

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 62,740

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 6,380

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