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Winnebago County, Iowa (IA)

County population in 2016: 10,675 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 11,723 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,954
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,517
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,614
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,126 (it was 1,135 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

28%

Land area: 400 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winnebago County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (32.4%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (30.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.2%), Manufacturing (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 50%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Winnebago County, Iowa:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.0%)
  • Asian alone (1.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  42.8 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years
Males: 5,202  (48.7%)
Females: 5,473  (51.3%)
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Winnebago County,IA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Winnebago County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,792 ($38,381 in 1999)

This county:

$50,792
Iowa:

$56,247

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $422 (lower quartile is $336, upper quartile is $535)
This county:

$422
State:

$611


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $99,974 (it was $64,200 in 2000)
Winnebago:

$99,974
Iowa:

$142,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,130 - $157,475
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $984
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $403

Institutionalized population: 196

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 4
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $233,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $323,000
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $297,400
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,454 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,299 (1.4%)

Winnebago County household income distribution in 2013 Winnebago County home values distribution in 2013 Winnebago County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.8%
Winnebago County:

9.8%
Iowa:

11.8%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.3% for American Indian residents, 30.4% for other race residents, 37.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.8 years old
(Males: 42.0 years old, Females: 44.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.7 years old, Black residents: 23.6 years old, American Indian residents: 49.6 years old, Asian residents: 33.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.4 years old, Other race residents: 20.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Winnebago County is $396 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $498 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.

Cities in this county include: Forest City, Lake Mills, Buffalo Center, Thompson, Leland, Rake, Scarville.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Winnebago County: Tenold (A), Lark (B), Nordland (C), Northwood Country Club (D), Silver Lake Access (E), Panicum Prairie (F), Deer Creek Rest Area (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winnebago County include: Beaver Creek Church (A), Bethel Church (B), Bristol Church (C), Elk Creek Church (D), Bristol Lutheran Church (E), Silver Lake Church (F), Sion Church (G), Somber Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Shell Rock Cemetery (1), Brush Point Cemetery (2), Saint Patricks Cemetery (3), Chapel Hill Cemetery (4), Concordia Cemetery (5), South Shell Rock Cemetery (6), Stateline Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Brights Lake (A), Silver Lake (B), Rice Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Winans Creek (A), Willow Creek (B), Elk Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Winnebago County include: Rice Lake State Game Management Area (1), Myre Timber (2), Deer Creek Wildlife Area (3), Christianson-Taylor Wildlife Area (4), Land of Two Waters (5), Brights Lake Wildlife Management Area (6), Plymouth Pits Wildlife Area (7), Shellrock Wildlife Area (8), Bliar Creek Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Converse County, Wyoming , Cerro Gordo County , McCook County, South Dakota , Mower County, Minnesota , Turner County, South Dakota , O'Brien County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 567
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 226 (35.2% naturalized citizens)

Winnebago County:

2.1%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 552010 or later
  • 502000 to 2009
  • 461990 to 1999
  • 81980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 16Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 78.6%

Winnebago County marital status for males Winnebago County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,367
  • One, attached: 99
  • Two: 123
  • 3 or 4: 271
  • 5 to 9: 190
  • 10 to 19: 71
  • 20 to 49: 59
  • 50 or more: 35
  • Mobile homes: 30

Housing units in Winnebago County with a mortgage: 1,776 (64 second mortgage, 107 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,683

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Winnebago County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,24714
Evangelical Protestant91715
Catholic8103
Other5-
None1,887-
Winnebago 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: 3
Winnebago County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Winnebago County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Winnebago County:

8.5%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Winnebago County:

27.0%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Winnebago County:

Average size of farms: 381 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $155,036
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $258.37
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.86%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $140,166
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 88.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $112,511
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.42%
Average age of principal farm operators: 51 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.69
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.83%
Corn for grain: 114913 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 93780 harvested acres
Vegetables: 240 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 6 acres

Tornado activity:

Winnebago County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Iowa state average. It is 946913.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 7 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/10/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winnebago County-area historical earthquake activity is near Iowa state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 196.1 miles away from Winnebago County center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 289.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 203.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 264.5 miles away from the county center
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 456.5 miles away from Winnebago County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 279.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 14, 2014 to June 24, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4184: July 24, 2014, FEMA Id: 4184, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Iowa Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 19, 2013 to June 15, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4126: July 02, 2013, FEMA Id: 4126, 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 Snow, Incident Period: February 28, 2007 to March 02, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3275: March 30, 2007, FEMA Id: 3275, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Iowa Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: February 23, 2007 to March 02, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1688: March 14, 2007, FEMA Id: 1688, 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 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
  • Iowa Ice Storm, Incident Period: October 31, 1991 to November 29, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-928: December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: 928, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Winnebago County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (29%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (14%)
  • Norway (8%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • England (4%)
  • Vietnam (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Winnebago County


  • Norwegian (39%)
  • German (27%)
  • American (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Winnebago County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,237 (76.0%)
  • Carpooled: 741 (13.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 30 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 73 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 194 (3.5%)
  • Worked at home: 261 (4.7%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 287 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 195 people in nursing homes
  • 37 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Winnebago County, Iowa in 2010:

  • 289 people in college/university student housing
  • 190 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,330.

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Iowa average:

5.75%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.07% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($21,909 average AGI)
2.48% relocated from other states ($14,281 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

2.48%
Iowa average:

2.41%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hancock County, IA  0.64% ($28,679 average AGI)
from Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.60% ($69,462)
from Worth County, IA  0.41% ($32,556)
from Freeborn County, MN  0.32% ($28,143)
from Kossuth County, IA  0.25% ($30,636)
from Faribault County, MN  0.25% ($41,909)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,563 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Iowa average:

5.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.45% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($18,697 average AGI)
2.36% relocated to other states ($11,866 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

2.36%
Iowa average:

2.60%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.73% ($26,250 average AGI)
to Hancock County, IA  0.43% ($40,842)
to Worth County, IA  0.39% ($28,588)
to Freeborn County, MN  0.27% ($24,583)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Births per 1000 population in Winnebago County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Winnebago County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Winnebago County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Winnebago County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,259 (2,066 aged, 193 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 57 (2%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (176)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (162)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (111)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (70)
  • Unspecified dementia (69)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (68)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (62)
  • Cachexia (57)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (45)
  • Pneumonitis due to food and vomit (32)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 907
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 951
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 59
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 53

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,675
  • In family households: 8,248 (1,682 male householders, 1,201 female householders)
    2,511 spouses, 2,529 children (2,413 natural, 18 adopted, 100 stepchildren), 24 grandchildren, 20 brothers or sisters, 27 parents, 52 other relatives, 167 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,851 (808 male householders (689 living alone)), 858 female householders (788 living alone)), 181 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 573

Size of family households: 1,437 2-persons, 484 3-persons, 607 4-persons, 250 5-persons, 86 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,477 1-person, 168 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 12 5-persons.

1,660 married couples with children.
491 single-parent households (108 men, 383 women).

95.4% of residents of Winnebago speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (40% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 14% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $70,622,000 ($6,200 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $955,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,949,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,307,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,684,000
Federal grants: $11,221,000
Federal procurement contracts: $682,000 ($3,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,778,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $7,840,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,888,000
Federal Government insurance: $52,939,000

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

Births: 592
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 690
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +135
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -397
Here -35 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Winnebago County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.61 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built in Winnebago County, Iowa Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 692010 to 2013
  • 2012000 to 2009
  • 2831990 to 1999
  • 4211980 to 1989
  • 1,1441970 to 1979
  • 7051960 to 1969
  • 6151950 to 1959
  • 2331940 to 1949
  • 1,4991939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Winnebago County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Winnebago County, Iowa Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 151 room
  • 222 rooms
  • 343 rooms
  • 2224 rooms
  • 6645 rooms
  • 6856 rooms
  • 5467 rooms
  • 5558 rooms
  • 7129+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winnebago County, Iowa Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 581 room
  • 432 rooms
  • 963 rooms
  • 3124 rooms
  • 1315 rooms
  • 1256 rooms
  • 1067 rooms
  • 1438 rooms
  • 1089+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Winnebago County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Winnebago County, Iowa Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 14no bedroom
  • 991 bedroom
  • 6202 bedrooms
  • 1,8023 bedrooms
  • 7644 bedrooms
  • 1555+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winnebago County, Iowa Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 57no bedroom
  • 1591 bedroom
  • 4292 bedrooms
  • 3063 bedrooms
  • 1304 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Winnebago County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Winnebago County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 73no vehicle
  • 7711 vehicle
  • 1,3542 vehicles
  • 8873 vehicles
  • 2094 vehicles
  • 1615+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Winnebago County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Winnebago County population
  • 120no vehicle
  • 6441 vehicle
  • 2252 vehicles
  • 803 vehicles
  • 294 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

86.7% of Winnebago County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Iowa.

Winnebago County:

86.7%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 6,755
  • Other state: 3,679
  • Northeast: 92
  • Midwest: 2,920
  • South: 303
  • West: 361
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Winnebago County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.1%Utility gas
  • 33.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.2%Electricity
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.5%Utility gas
  • 28.1%Electricity
  • 19.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 97
Here:

10.9%
Iowa:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 19
Here:

3.0%
Iowa:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 381
Here:

61.0%
Iowa:

23.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
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Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Winnebago County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $1,270,000
    Regular Highways: $38,000
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $1,685,000
    Regular Highways: $1,564,000
    Police Protection: $751,000
    Financial Administration: $677,000
    Parks & Recreation: $283,000
    Housing & Community Development: $268,000
    Central Staff Services: $233,000
    General - Other: $195,000
    Solid Waste Management: $175,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $134,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Welfare - Other: $99,000
    Corrections - Other: $97,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $76,000
    Libraries: $55,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $28,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $5,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Hospitals: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,127,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,532,000

Winnebago County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $588,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $401,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $150,000
    Special Assessments: $94,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $91,000
    Rents: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,704,000
    General Support: $780,000
    Health & Hospitals: $425,000
    Public Welfare: $345,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,778,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $82,000
    NEC: $5,000

Winnebago County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,035,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 104
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 90
  • Number of recipients under 18: 6
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 79
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 19
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 48
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 36
Winnebago County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Winnebago County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Winnebago County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11078.5 years
Anna7687.8 years
George4980.9 years
Mary4782.0 years
Henry4681.0 years
Clara4586.7 years
Robert4573.7 years
James4475.2 years
Helen4379.6 years
William4279.3 years
Most common last names in Winnebago County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson9280.4 years
Peterson9178.7 years
Olson8780.9 years
Anderson7081.3 years
Larson6779.8 years
Thompson6681.3 years
Nelson6277.8 years
Hanson4482.3 years
Charlson2981.9 years
Hagen2782.1 years

Businesses in Winnebago County, IA

  • New Balance: 1
  • Subway: 1