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Lucas County, Iowa (IA)

County population in 2015: 8,847 (44% urban, 56% rural); it was 9,422 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,578
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,317
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,986
Renter-occupied apartments: 794 (it was 825 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

28%

Land area: 431 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lucas County: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (23.4%), Educational, health and social services (19.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 44%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Lucas County, Iowa:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (97.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years
Males: 4,438  (50.2%)
Females: 4,409  (49.8%)
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Lucas County,IA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lucas County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,494 ($30,876 in 1999)

This county:

$46,494
Iowa:

$56,247

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $437 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $594)
This county:

$437
State:

$611


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $102,609 (it was $59,200 in 2000)
Lucas:

$102,609
Iowa:

$142,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,663 - $147,373

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $125,948
Here:

$125,948
State:

$179,425

Mobile homes: $35,709
Here:

$35,709
State:

$49,582
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $980
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 76

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 24
  • Thefts: 47
  • Auto thefts: 10

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 34
  • Thefts: 26
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $219,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,779 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,119 (1.5%)

Lucas County household income distribution in 2009 Lucas County home values distribution Lucas County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.3%
Lucas County:

12.3%
Iowa:

11.8%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.2% for Black residents, 63.6% for American Indian residents, 40.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 45.3 years old
(Males: 43.6 years old, Females: 47.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.2 years old, Black residents: 56.4 years old, American Indian residents: 67.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 77.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lucas County is $379 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $498 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $608 a month.

Cities in this county include: Chariton, Russell, Lucas, Williamson, Derby.

Lucas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Woodford County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 225
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 331 (26.4% naturalized citizens)

Lucas County:

3.7%
Whole state:

5.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2009: 45
  • 1990 to 1999: 178
  • 1980 to 1989: 37
  • 1970 to 1979: 3
  • Before 1970: 7
Note: State values scaled to Lucas County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.9%

Lucas County marital status for males Lucas County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,637
  • One, attached: 40
  • Two: 128
  • 3 or 4: 30
  • 5 to 9: 48
  • 10 to 19: 23
  • 20 to 49: 91
  • 50 or more: 107
  • Mobile homes: 165

Housing units in Lucas County with a mortgage: 1,583 (76 second mortgage, 112 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,328

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lucas County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,6208
Evangelical Protestant1,58115
Catholic6071
Other1602
None4,930-
Lucas County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Lucas County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Lucas County:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lucas County:

7.9%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Lucas County:

28.5%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.2%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Lucas County:

Average size of farms: 298 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $35,930
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $154.14
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.26%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.55%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $38,352
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.48%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,668
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.70%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.87
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.23%
Corn for grain: 21227 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 20355 harvested acres
Vegetables: 251 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 12 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lucas County-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 339.5 miles away from Lucas County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 326.2 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 335.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 361.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 362.7 miles away from Lucas County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 232.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 20, 2015 to June 25, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4234: July 31, 2015, FEMA Id: 4234, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 17, 2013 to April 30, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4119: May 31, 2013, FEMA Id: 4119, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 01, 2010 to August 31, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1930: July 29, 2010, FEMA Id: 1930, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1763: May 27, 2008, FEMA Id: 1763, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 10, 2007 to December 11, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1737: January 04, 2008, FEMA Id: 1737, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Iowa Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3239: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3239, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 19, 2004 to June 24, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1518: May 25, 2004, FEMA Id: 1518, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Storms & Flooding, Incident Period: April 08, 2001 to May 29, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1367: May 02, 2001, FEMA Id: 1367, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Iowa Severe Weather, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 13, 1998 to July 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1230: July 02, 1998, FEMA Id: 1230, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • Iowa Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: April 13, 1993 to October 01, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-996: July 09, 1993, FEMA Id: 996, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lucas County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Food and beverage stores (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Russia (44%)
  • Ukraine (40%)
  • Japan (10%)
  • Mexico (1%)
  • Lithuania (1%)
  • Germany (1%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lucas County (%):

  • German (23%)
  • American (18%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • Ukrainian (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • Dutch (4%)
  • Russian (3%)

Lucas County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,298 (85.7%)
  • Carpooled: 150 (3.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 20 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 34 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 80 (2.1%)
  • Worked at home: 282 (7.3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Lucas County, Iowa in 2000:

  • 143 people in nursing homes
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
76 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
2 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,120.

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,910 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
Iowa average:

5.75%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.54% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($20,691 average AGI)
1.94% relocated from other states ($10,225 average AGI)
Lucas County:

1.94%
Iowa average:

2.41%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Polk County, IA  0.77% ($31,320 average AGI)
from Warren County, IA  0.68% ($43,500)
from Wayne County, IA  0.43% ($26,214)


6.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Iowa average:

5.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.77% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($23,627 average AGI)
1.38% relocated to other states ($6,483 average AGI)
Lucas County:

1.38%
Iowa average:

2.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Polk County, IA  1.28% ($29,190 average AGI)
to Warren County, IA  0.70% ($28,826)
to Marion County, IA  0.55% ($31,444)
to Wayne County, IA  0.40% ($42,692)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5

Births per 1000 population in Lucas County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Lucas County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lucas County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lucas County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lucas County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,958 (1,719 aged, 239 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 137 (6%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Lucas County, Iowa in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (166)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (118)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (113)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (107)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (88)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (76)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (71)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (65)
  • Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, without complications (52)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (48)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.29
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,686
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 257
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,991

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 775
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,365

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,847
  • In family households: 7,180 (1,159 male householders, 1,201 female householders)
    1,929 spouses, 2,506 children (2,291 natural, 146 adopted, 59 stepchildren), 90 grandchildren, 54 brothers or sisters, 45 parents, 39 other relatives, 156 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,531 (638 male householders (557 living alone)), 725 female householders (636 living alone)), 164 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 134

Size of family households: 1,231 2-persons, 438 3-persons, 407 4-persons, 182 5-persons, 52 6-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,194 1-person, 164 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

1,364 married couples with children.
528 single-parent households (91 men, 437 women).

94.5% of residents of Lucas speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
6.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (50% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,347,000 ($6,724 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,792,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $26,854,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,131,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,653,000
Federal grants: $13,014,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,511,000 ($4,030,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,184,000 ($18,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $756,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,148,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,638,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 556
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 562
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -3
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +272
Here +28 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lucas County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.72 millions of gallons per day (10% from ground, 90% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 119
  • 2000 to 2009: 395
  • 1990 to 1999: 292
  • 1980 to 1989: 248
  • 1970 to 1979: 691
  • 1960 to 1969: 433
  • 1950 to 1959: 309
  • 1940 to 1949: 191
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,537
Note: State values scaled to Lucas population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lucas County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lucas County population
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 14
  • 3 rooms: 110
  • 4 rooms: 359
  • 5 rooms: 557
  • 6 rooms: 564
  • 7 rooms: 547
  • 8 rooms: 284
  • 9+ rooms: 446
  • 1 room: 86
  • 2 rooms: 98
  • 3 rooms: 72
  • 4 rooms: 245
  • 5 rooms: 70
  • 6 rooms: 92
  • 7 rooms: 30
  • 8 rooms: 78
  • 9+ rooms: 47
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lucas County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lucas County population
  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 139
  • 2 bedrooms: 650
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,404
  • 4 bedrooms: 493
  • 5+ bedrooms: 200
  • no bedroom: 83
  • 1 bedroom: 222
  • 2 bedrooms: 240
  • 3 bedrooms: 154
  • 4 bedrooms: 64
  • 5+ bedrooms: 31
Cars and other vehicles available in Lucas County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lucas County population
  • no vehicle: 61
  • 1 vehicle: 629
  • 2 vehicles: 1,192
  • 3 vehicles: 704
  • 4 vehicles: 207
  • 5+ vehicles: 118
  • no vehicle: 188
  • 1 vehicle: 314
  • 2 vehicles: 221
  • 3 vehicles: 48
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 15

87% of Lucas County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 199% lived in Iowa.

Lucas County:

87.2%
State average:

84.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,910
  • Other state: 1,559
  • Northeast: 62
  • Midwest: 837
  • South: 194
  • West: 473

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lucas County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (41.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28.1%)
  • Electricity (20.4%)
  • Wood (6.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)
  • Electricity (50.8%)
  • Utility gas (33.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.0%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 46
Here:

5.3%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 12
Here:

2.4%
Iowa:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

13.1%
Iowa:

23.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Lucas County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $108,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,235,000
    Regular Highways: $3,308,000
    General - Other: $634,000
    Correctional Institutions: $461,000
    Financial Administration: $410,000
    Police Protection: $346,000
    Health - Other: $332,000
    Central Staff Services: $164,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $120,000
    General Public Buildings: $95,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $58,000
    Parks and Recreation: $33,000
    Sewerage: $26,000
    Housing and Community Development: $22,000
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $17,000
    Libraries: $15,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $100,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,325,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,730,000

Lucas County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $11,208,000
    All Other: $181,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $262,000
    Interest Earnings: $161,000
    Rents: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,524,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,160,000
    Health and Hospitals: $178,000
    Public Welfare: $176,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,198,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $62,000
    NEC: $1,000

Lucas County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,299,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,045,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $254,000

Lucas County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,887,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 209
  • Number of aged recipients: 31
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 178
  • Number of recipients under 18: 19
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 127
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 63
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 96
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 81
Lucas County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Lucas County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Lucas County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10178.5 years
Mary7980.8 years
William7475.7 years
Charles6475.8 years
James4877.8 years
George4779.8 years
Margaret4281.0 years
Dorothy4280.8 years
Robert4273.8 years
Ruth3983.2 years
Most common last names in Lucas County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5877.2 years
Smith4477.4 years
Anderson3981.8 years
Davis3282.8 years
Wright3073.9 years
Thompson2576.5 years
Brown2473.4 years
Curtis2478.6 years
Allen2280.1 years
Thomas2277.5 years
Businesses in Lucas County, IA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Super 81
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1U.S. Cellular1
RadioShack1UPS2
Subway1