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Mahaska County, Iowa Facts

Facts
State Iowa
Land area 570.9 square miles
Population Density 39.2 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 22,417
Population change 0.2%
Under 5 years of age 6.3%
Under 18 23.9%
65 and over 16.6%
Females 49.7%
White 96.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.8
Asian 1.2%
Two or more races 1.1%
Black or African American 1.2%
Native American 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 91%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 21.5%
Veterans 1,481
Households and Housing
Households 9,073
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 84.7%
Median household income $47,967
The per capita income $23,788
Live below the poverty line. 15.9%
housing units 9,713
Multi-unit structures 14%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $100,900
Residents owning their homes. 70.5%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,977
Women-owned firms 25.4%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $242,911
Retail sales per capita $10,995
Manufacturers shipments $1,618,526
Merchant wholesaler sales $0