Winnebago County is located in north-central Iowa. The County Seat is Forest City and the largest city is Forest City. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.winnebagocountyiowa.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 10,559 and the 2010 census population was 10,866. The land area is 400.49 square miles and there are 27.1 persons per square mile.
96.4% of the population is White, 1.3% is Black or African American, 3.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.9% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.1% is two or more races. 91.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $91,900, there are 4,591 households, an average of 2.23 persons per household. The per capita income is $24,547, the median household income is $45,603, and 11.4% of the persons in Winnebago County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,102. Retail sales (in $1000) were $114,958, and sales per capita were $10,672. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 14.3%.
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