Polk County Profiles

Polk County

Population

Total Population

45,648

Population
Growth Rate

0.29%

Median Age

45

Diversity Index

12.200

Housing & Income

Households

18,917

Total Housing Units

25,455


Owner Occupied

14,458

Renter Occupied

4,459

Vacant

6,538

Median Home Value

$191,908


Average Home Value

$222,195

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.44%


Per Capita Income

2.16%

Income Projection

Median Household

$61,254 $67,197


Average Household

$76,924 $85,200


Per Capita

$31,893 $35,483

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,908

Total Employed

18,051

Workers 16+

21,238

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

155

Employed

3,027

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

107

Employed

2,679

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

266

Employed

2,281

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

45

Employed

2,281

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

143

Employed

1,693

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

116

Employed

1,143

Some
High School

1,413

Graduated
High School

11,119

Associates
Degree

4,375

Bachelor's
Degree

5,223

Graduate
Degree

2,205

Average Commute Time

30 min.



Resident Commuters

12,524

Non-Resident Commuters

3,884

Drive Alone

17,450

Carpooled

1,828

Public

34

Work At Home

1,107