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Iowa Economic Information

Iowa Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    2,434,242
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    1,653,714
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    67.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    1,651,906
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    67.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    1,562,492
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    64.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    89,414
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    1,808
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    780,528
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    32.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    1,651,906
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    1,237,680
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    786,435
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    63.5%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    786,181
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    63.5%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    747,813
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    60.4%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    231,585
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    174,232
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    75.2%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    464,468
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    370,060
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    79.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    1,535,285
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    1,232,145
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    80.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    138,709
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    16,416
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    53,964
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    23,264
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    70,787
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    18.90
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    1,562,492
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    536,702
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    34.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    258,198
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    16.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    369,512
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    147,530
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    250,550
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    16.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    1,562,492
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    62,344
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    95,899
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    233,193
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    45,376
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    182,416
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    71,807
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    28,625
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    118,166
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    7.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    110,830
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    379,192
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    24.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    116,274
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    67,550
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    50,820
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    1,562,492
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    1,239,031
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    79.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    216,204
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    13.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    104,322
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    2,935
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    1,232,228
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    75,677
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    63,143
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    132,072
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    133,137
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    179,656
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    14.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    246,838
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    167,120
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    152,618
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    12.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    44,860
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    37,107
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    52,716
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    67,621
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    977,723
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    79.3%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    67,545
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    369,307
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    30.0%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,952
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    203,270
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    16.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    19,179
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    50,377
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,498
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    31,087
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,170
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    142,880
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    797,031
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    27,085
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18,696
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    52,443
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    67,654
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    108,497
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    178,835
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    22.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    136,631
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    17.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    133,785
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    40,514
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    32,891
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    66,829
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    81,424
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    27,621
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    435,197
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    29,996
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    39,933
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    30,246
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    46,376
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    35,894
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    3,033,245
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    2,786,083
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    91.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    2,292,024
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    75.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    924,270
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    30.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    247,162
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    723,081
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    28,468
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    1,864,103
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,536,146
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,454,694
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    1,308,696
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    90.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,236,255
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    85.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    106,962
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    145,998
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    81,452
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    54,454
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    66.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    34,373
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    42.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    22,972
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    28.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    26,998
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    33.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    327,957
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    283,791
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    86.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    196,039
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    59.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    114,588
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    34.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    44,166
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    13.5%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    8.2%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.9%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    16.7%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.7%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    5.5%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    5.2%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    30.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    39.1%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    52.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    12.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    16.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    15.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    18.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    14.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    11.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    12.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    9.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    25.9%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.