Schleswig, IA City Data | Population, Maps, Homes, Statistics (2022)

Schleswig, IA is a city with great restaurants, attractions, history and people. There are around 833 people who live in Schleswig and approximately 16,942 who live in Crawford County. We want to help people moving to or living in Schleswig to understand the dynamics of the city, so we have put together information gathered from various creditable sources to give you a better understanding of Schleswig. We have included Schleswig housing information, demographics, social and education characteristics, and even economic information.

General Schleswig Information

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Crawford County where Schleswig resides is 714.99 square miles. The resident population of this county is 16,942 and has a population rank of 1,956 out of all the places in the United States.

Schleswig has a total of 833 people and of those residents there are 410 males and 423 females. The median age of the male population is 41.7 and the female population is 46.5. There are approximately 189 births each year and around 182 deaths. The race breakdown of the population in Schleswig varies per year, but currently 832 are one race and 1 are two or more races.

Of the 833 people who live in Schleswig, there are 208 under 20 years old. The sex breakdown of the 20 years old and younger population in Schleswig is 119 male and 89 female. If you have children or you are under the age of 20, then you will be considered in that statistic. For those of you who are older, then you will be part of the population that is 18 years and older and totals 636.

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General Schleswig Information
Total area in square miles - Crawford County 714.99
Water area in square miles - Crawford County N/A
Resident population - Crawford County 16,942
Population rank - Crawford County 1,956

Total population833
Total population (male)410
Total population (female)423
Population median age (male)41.7
Population median age (female)46.5

Births - Crawford County189
Deaths- Crawford County182

Population of one race832
Population of two or more races1

Population under 20 years208
Population under 20 years (male)119
Population under 20 years (female)89
Total population 18 years and over636

Schleswig Social Characteristics

There are 6,441 households in Schleswig. Families make up 4,563 of these households. The table below breaks down the Schleswig families into three different groups. Married-couple families (3,768), male householder with no wife present (280) and female householder with no husband present (374). The remainder of the Schleswig households are made up of nonfamily households, which total 1,953. Schleswig, IA moving companies help people in Schleswig move locally and all around the world.

For years, the US has been building stats on the relationship of males and females 15 years and older in cities around the country including Schleswig. This information helps individuals analyze the area they are living in or moving to. For the county where Schleswig is based, there are 6,721 females 15 and over; of those females there are 1,246 never married, 3,998 now married, 76 separated, 945 widowed, and 456 divorced. As for the males, there are N/A males 15 and older: N/A never married, N/A now married, 49 separated, 168 widowed and 550 never married. There is a lot of great information below regarding Schleswig social characteristics. Be sure to review the tables for more information on Schleswig.

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HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE (Crawford County)
Total households6,441
Family households (families)4,563
With own children under 18 years2,138
Married-couple family3,768
With own children under 18 years1,684
Male householder, no wife present, family280
With own children under 18 years143
Female householder, no husband present, family374
With own children under 18 years308
Nonfamily households1,953
Householder living alone1,685
65 years and over846
Households with one or more people under 18 years100
Households with one or more people 65 years and over167
Average household size2.26
Average family size2.79
Population in family households705
Other relatives4
Unmarried partner8
Roomer or boarder1
Housemate or roommateN/A
Unmarried partner11
Foster child3
Population in nonfamily households128
Male householder40
Male householder living alone36
Male householder not living alone4
Female householder80
Female householder living alone80
Female householder not living aloneN/A
Unmarried partner3
Roomer or boarderN/A
Housemate or roommate1
Foster childN/A
Females 15 years and over6,721
Never married1,246
Now married3,998
Males 15 years and overN/A
Never marriedN/A
Now marriedN/A
Total Population833
Under 5 years18
5 to 9 years30
10 to 14 years41
15 to 17 years22
18 and 19 years8
20 years5
21 years1
22 to 24 years5
25 to 29 years15
30 to 34 years22
35 to 39 years32
40 to 44 years22
45 to 49 years22
50 to 54 years20
55 to 59 years24
60 and 61 years8
62 to 64 years13
65 and 66 years10
67 to 69 years12
70 to 74 years24
75 to 79 years27
80 to 84 years18
85 years and over11
Under 5 years29
5 to 9 years21
10 to 14 years19
15 to 17 years17
18 and 19 years3
20 yearsN/A
21 years1
22 to 24 years8
25 to 29 years16
30 to 34 years27
35 to 39 years29
40 to 44 years29
45 to 49 years30
50 to 54 years17
55 to 59 years21
60 and 61 years5
62 to 64 years18
65 and 66 years12
67 to 69 years12
70 to 74 years37
75 to 79 years27
80 to 84 years28
85 years and over17
Total population833
One race832
Black or African AmericanN/A
American Indian and Alaska NativeN/A
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific IslanderN/A
Some other raceN/A
Two or more races1
Total population in households833
People who are White alone831
People who are Black or African American aloneN/A
People who are American Indian and Alaska Native aloneN/A
People who are Asian alone1
People who are Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander aloneN/A
People who are Hispanic or Latino9
People who are Some other race aloneN/A
Population 5 years and over15,845
Same house9,911
Different house - same countyN/A
Different county - same state1,376
Different state or abroad1,757
Different state1,199
PLACE OF BIRTH (Crawford County)
Total resident population16,942
Born in United States16,335
State of residence13,090
Different state2,762
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas51
Foreign born1,039

Schleswig Education and School Enrollment

School enrollment refers to students currently attending school, both private and public. By understanding the school enrollment in an area, you can make decisions concerning your kids' environments and even job markets. In a table below, we provide you with the total school enrollment for children 3 years and older in the county surrounding Schleswig. That total enrollment is 4,224 for the population of the country, which includes Schleswig. Nursery school and kindergarten enrollment was 1,683 and elementary or high school enrollment was 6,519 children. College or graduate school enrollment was 421.

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Education attainment is defined as "the highest level of education completed in terms of highest degree or the highest level or schooling completed." The table below shows the Schleswig population over 25 years old and their level of education achievement.

Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,224
Elementary school grades 1 to 82,044
Elementary and high school3,260
High school grades 9 to 121,216
College, undergraduate years362
Graduate or professional school60
Not enrolled in school12,088
Population 25 years and over11,068
Less than 9th grade1,214
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,162
High school graduate4,739
Some college, no degree2,041
Associate's degree545
Bachelor's degree1,367
Graduate or professional degree12.4
Percent high school graduate or higher78.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher1,012

Schleswig Employment and Labor Characteristics

There are 13,087 people that are employed over the age of 16 in Schleswig. The Schleswig occupations categories include management, professional and related occupations (2,022), service occupations (1,311), sales and office occupations (1,660), farming, fishing and forestry occupations (166), constructions, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations (735) and production, transportation and material moving occupations (2,366). The 13,087 employed over the age of 16 are broken down into the class of worker. There are 5,929 private wage and salary workers, 1,242 government workers, 1,019 self-employed workers and approximately N/A unpaid family workers.

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Population 16 years and over13,087
In labor force8,571
Civilian labor force8,569
Percent Unemployed3.6
Armed Forces2

Females 16 years and over6,610
In labor force3,833
Civilian labor force3,833
Unemployed Civilian labor force165
Armed forces

Males 16 years and over6,477
In labor force4,738
Civilian labor forceN/A
Unemployed Civilian labor force144
Armed forces2
COMMUTING TO WORK (Crawford County)
Workers 16 years and over8,170
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone6,190
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,110
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)N/A
Other means26
Worked at home571
Mean travel time to work (minutes)126,635
OCCUPATION (Crawford County)
Civilian employed population 16 years and over2,022
Management, professional, and related occupations2,022
Service occupations1,311
Sales and office occupations1,660
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations166
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations735
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,366
INDUSTRY (Crawford County)
Civilian employed population 16 years and over2,022
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining716
Wholesale trade293
Retail trade860
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities513
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing263
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative253
Educational services, and health care and social assistance1,775
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services507
Other services, except public administrationN/A
Public administration224
CLASS OF WORKER (Crawford County)
Civilian employed population 16 years and over2,022
Private wage and salary workers5,929
Government workers1,242
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,019
Unpaid family workersN/A

Schleswig Housing Characteristics

In Schleswig, IA there are 6,958 housing units; of those housing units, there are approximately 6,441 occupied and 517 vacant. Types of homes change over the years, but single family homes detached have remained fairly consistent. In Schleswig, there are 5,678 1-unit detached housing units. Single-family attached homes, 1-unit attached, which are also known as row houses or town homes, total 58 units in Schleswig. Apartment housing and apartment buildings are from 2-50 units and the statistics are below. With so many housing units people are always in need of Schleswig, IA local movers to help them move from one place to another so be sure to check out for moving guides, Schleswig, IA truck rentals options, quotes and additional information.

There are several different ranges if you are looking to rent or are a renter in Schleswig. There are 183 housing units with rent less than $200, 255 with rent between $200-299, 669 with rent between $300-499 and 302 with rent for $500 and above. Full Schleswig gross rent statistics are shown in the table below. Regardless of the housing unit value, it is always suggested by to have Schleswig, IA home security systems installed to keep you and your family safe.

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Total housing units6,958
Occupied housing units6,441
Vacant housing units517
UNITS IN STRUCTURE (Crawford County)
Total housing units6,958
1-unit, detached5,678
1-unit, attached58
2 units155
3 or 4 units203
5 to 9 units193
10 to 19 units109
20 to 49 units134
50 or more units51
Mobile home370
HOUSING TENURE (Crawford County)
Occupied housing units6,441
Occupied housing units6,441
No vehicles available424
2 vehicle available4,410
3 vehicles available1,215
4 vehicles available344
5 or more vehicles available128
HOUSE HEATING FUEL (Crawford County)
Occupied housing units6,441
Utility gas2,500
Bottled, tank, or LP gasN/A
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.502
Coal or coke
Solar energy
Other fuel6
No fuel used9
HOUSING UNIT VALUE (Crawford County)
Occupied housing units6,441
Less Than $50,0004,703
$50,000 to $99,9991,657
$100,000 to $149,999313
$150,000 to $199,999103
$200,000 to $299,99931
$300,000 to $499,999
$1,000,000 or more
Median (dollars)58,200
GROSS RENT (Crawford County)
Occupied units paying rent1,738
Less than $200183
$200 to $299255
$300 to $499669
$500 to $699240
$700 to $99956
$1,000 to $1,4994
$1,500 or more1


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