Buena Vista County

Population

Total Population

19,552

Population
Growth Rate

-0.32%

Median Age

38

Diversity Index

68.900

Housing & Income

Households

7,325

Total Housing Units

8,237


Owner Occupied

4,918

Renter Occupied

2,407

Vacant

912

Median Home Value

$136,114


Average Home Value

$169,612

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.24%


Per Capita Income

1.78%

Income Projection

Median Household

$56,338 $59,834


Average Household

$71,896 $78,612


Per Capita

$26,997 $29,492

Workforce

Total Businesses

839

Total Employed

11,705

Workers 16+

10,176

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

36

Employed

3,523

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

132

Employed

1,411

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

24

Employed

1,369

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

60

Employed

948

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

112

Employed

855

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

50

Employed

799

Some
High School

1,293

Graduated
High School

3,702

Associates
Degree

1,337

Bachelor's
Degree

1,833

Graduate
Degree

854

Average Commute Time

14 min.



Resident Commuters

9,027

Non-Resident Commuters

1,105

Drive Alone

7,196

Carpooled

1,454

Public

32

Work At Home

515