Putnam County vs. Wayne County

Putnam County (MO)Wayne County (IA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)4,7576,401
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-4.5%0.0%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)4,9796,403
Population, Census, April 1, 20104,9796,403
Persons under 5 years, percent6.2%7.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent22.2%25.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent24.5%22.1%
Female persons, percent49.6%50.9%
White alone, percent97.9%97.4%
Black or African American alone, percent0.2%0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.2%0.2%
Asian alone, percent0.5%0.5%
Two or More Races, percent1.2%1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.2%1.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent95.8%96.0%
Veterans, 2014-2018419445
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20180.8%1.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)2,9833,192
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201873.9%81.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$84,300$77,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$937$1,052
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$416$406
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$576$496
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20137.5%6.9%
Households, 2014-20181,8032,669
Persons per household, 2014-20182.622.36
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201890.4%90.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20185.0%10.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201881.4%76.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201862.3%69.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201889.3%88.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201818.9%13.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.2%9.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent14.0%7.4%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201854.2%57.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201848.2%48.9%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)10,05326,490
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)50,25270,108
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$10,191$11,051
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201823.022.6
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$37,367$45,017
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$22,607$25,560
Persons in poverty, percent14.4%13.0%
Total employer establishments, 201794158
Total employment, 20176961,350
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)22,47148,000
Total employment, percent change, 2016-201710.5%-2.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017417610
All firms, 2012368738
Men-owned firms, 2012158284
Women-owned firms, 2012164279
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012353707
Veteran-owned firms, 20124248
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012312664
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Population per square mile, 20109.612.2
Land area in square miles, 2010517.32525.44

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Putnam county (MO) and Wayne county (IA) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.