Polk County Profiles

Polk County

Population

Total Population

45,059

Population
Growth Rate

0.19%

Median Age

45

Diversity Index

12.600

Housing & Income

Households

18,705

Total Housing Units

25,200


Owner Occupied

13,995

Renter Occupied

4,710

Vacant

6,495

Median Home Value

$177,849


Average Home Value

$205,447

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.37%


Per Capita Income

2.20%

Income Projection

Median Household

$59,639 $65,087


Average Household

$76,655 $84,891


Per Capita

$31,836 $35,487

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,926

Total Employed

17,766

Workers 16+

21,171

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

143

Employed

2,795

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

111

Employed

2,725

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

242

Employed

2,193

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

44

Employed

2,068

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

146

Employed

1,698

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

119

Employed

1,144

Some
High School

1,592

Graduated
High School

11,071

Associates
Degree

4,241

Bachelor's
Degree

4,567

Graduate
Degree

2,223

Average Commute Time

29 min.



Resident Commuters

12,579

Non-Resident Commuters

3,930

Drive Alone

17,310

Carpooled

1,983

Public

33

Work At Home

1,019