Polk County, Iowa Gender Ratios

Gender Ratio:

97
Men
:
100
Women

Total Population:

452,524
Men
:
467,200
Women

There are more women than men in Polk County, Iowa. Total population of Polk County, Iowa is estimated at 919,724 people with 452,524 male and 467,200 female. There are 14,676 more women than men in the county, which is 1.6% of the total population.

The Polk County, Iowa Gender Ratio is 97 men to 100 women (97:100) or 0.97. Polk County, Iowa's gender ratio is lower than the Iowa State average of 99 men to 100 women (99:100) or 0.99. The gender ratio is also equal to the national average of 97 men to 100 women (97:100) or 0.97.

Note: All ratios are written as Male to Female

Polk County, Iowa Gender Ratios By Age

Gender Ratios vary by age group as well as location. The table below shows the gender ratios breakdown in Polk County, Iowa by age.

Age RangePolk County RatioIowa State RatioNationwide Ratio
0 to 4105 to 100 104 to 100104 to 100
5 to 9104 to 100 104 to 100104 to 100
10 to 14104 to 100 105 to 100104 to 100
15 to 19104 to 100 105 to 100105 to 100
20 to 2495 to 100 106 to 100105 to 100
25 to 2998 to 100 105 to 100100 to 100
30 to 34102 to 100 104 to 100100 to 100
35 to 39101 to 100 104 to 100100 to 100
40 to 44101 to 100 102 to 100100 to 100
45 to 49101 to 100 102 to 100100 to 100
50 to 5498 to 100 99 to 100100 to 100
55 to 5994 to 100 99 to 10093 to 100
60 to 6492 to 100 99 to 10093 to 100
65 to 6988 to 100 94 to 10079 to 100
70 to 7483 to 100 88 to 10079 to 100
75 to 7977 to 100 80 to 10079 to 100
80 to 8465 to 100 69 to 10079 to 100
85 and over47 to 100 50 to 10079 to 100

Cities in Polk County, Iowa

Gender Ratios on this page are an aggregate of the gender ratios in the following cities within the region:
Alleman, Altoona, Ankeny, Berwick, Bondurant, Clive, Des Moines, Elkhart, Granger, Grimes, Johnston, Mitchellville, Pleasant Hill, Polk City, Runnells, Urbandale, West Des Moines, and Windsor Heights.

Other acceptable city names that fall in this region include:
Des Moines, Beaverdale, Pleasant Hill, Urbandale, West Des Moines, W Des Moines, Wdm, Clive, Des Moines, and Windsor Hts.

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