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Prairie County

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Prairie County Detail

DemographicsPrairie County
Population
Population Estimates
20101,189
20111,156
20121,157
20131,179
Estimates of the Components of Resident Population Change: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013
2013 Population Estimate1,179
Total Population Change0
Natural Increase-10
Births44
Deaths54
Migration13
Historic Population Growth
1890--
1900--
1910--
19203,684
19303,941
19402,410
19502,377
19602,318
19701,752
19801,836
19901,383
20001,199
20101,179
Service Populations
Veterans
Population Projections
Civilian population 18 years and over1,007
Veterans161
Non Veterans846
Percent By Period of Service
Gulf War (>9/01)0.0%
Gulf War (8/90-8/01)1.2%
Vietnam era42.2%
Korean War14.9%
World War II5.4%
Poverty
Below Poverty Level (Number)
Total225
Male118
Female107
< 18 Years59
18 to 64 years123
65 years and over43
Below Poverty Level (Percent)
Total19.3%
Male19.0%
Female19.6%
< 18 Years33.1%
18 to 64 years18.7%
65 years and over13.0%
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Number)
200050
200150
200236
200333
200430
200535
200638
200734
200832
200945
201054
201138
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Percent)
200023.4%
200124.2%
200219.3%
200319.9%
200417.6%
200521.2%
200621.5%
200721.4%
200819.8%
200926.3%
201026.9%
201119.6%
IndustriesPrairie County
Agriculture
Top Five Agriculture Producers by County, 2012
Corn Sales (Dollars)$1,152,000
Barley Sales (Dollars)$971,000
Wheat Sales (Dollars)$5,395,000
Crop Totals (Dollars)$14,947,000
Top Five Livestock Producers by County, 2012
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Heads)$377
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Dollars)$71,000
Hog Sales (Heads)$0
Hog Sales (Dollars)$0
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Heads)$17,423
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Dollars)$16,153,000
Occupations
Management, business, science, and arts235
Service82
Sales and office51
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance60
Production, transportation, and material moving43
Main Street
Employment Status
Population 16 years and over1,042
Civilian labor force - Employed471
Civilian labor force - Unemployed42
Armed Forces0
Not in labor force529
Females 16 years and over507
Mean travel time to work (minutes)15
Income and Benefits
Mean earnings (dollars)37,059
Mean Social Security income (dollars)14,845
Mean retirement income (dollars)17,338
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)4,445
Mean cash public assistance income (dollars)--
Median family income (dollars)38,869
Mean family income (dollars)47,374
Earnings in the Past 12 Months
Total32,823
Male33,303
Female32,055
Establishments with Respective Number of Employees
1 - 428
5 - 910
10-190
20-491
50-990
100-2490
250-4990
500-9990
1,000 or more0
Number of Establishments
Employer Establishments39
Non Employer Establishments92
Small Businesses159
CrimePrairie County
Sexual and/or Violent Offenders - Percent of Population
Total Population1,179
Percent of Total Population0.00254%
Offender Population3
County of Sentence
Inmates2
Offenders in Alternate Facility1
Offenders in Prerelease0
of Offenders on P&P Supervision7
All Active DOC Offenders10
Number Per 1000 County Population8.4%
County Population on July 1 20121,189
EducationPrairie County
Schools Funding
Difference in School Funding 2013 - 2014
2013$747,224
2014$769,134
Dollars Difference$21,910
Percent Difference3%
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