Guthrie County is located in west-central Iowa. The County Seat is Guthrie Center and the largest city is Guthrie Center. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.guthriecounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 10,722 and the 2010 census population was 10,954. The land area is 590.62 square miles and there are 18.5 persons per square mile.
98.1% of the population is White, 0.3% is Black or African American, 2.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.9% is two or more races. 91.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 17.1% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $97,100, there are 4,641 households, an average of 2.29 persons per household. The per capita income is $28,030, the median household income is $50,609, and 10.3% of the persons in Guthrie County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,129. Retail sales (in $1000) were $91,301, and sales per capita were $8,262.
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