Audubon County, Iowa facts for kids
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Audubon County Courthouse in Audubon
Location within the U.S. state of Iowa
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|Named for||John James Audubon|
|• Total||443 sq mi (1,150 km2)|
|• Land||443 sq mi (1,150 km2)|
|• Water||0.4 sq mi (1 km2) 0.1%|
|• Density||12.808/sq mi (4.945/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Audubon County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2020 census, the population was 5,674, making it Iowa's third-least populous county. Its county seat is Audubon. The county was named after John James Audubon, the naturalist and artist.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has an area of 443 square miles (1,150 km2), of which 443 square miles (1,150 km2) is land and 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2) (0.1%) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census
The 2020 census recorded a population of 5,674 in the county, with a population density of 12.7788/sq mi (4.9339/km2). 97.41% of the population reported being of one race. 94.87% were non-Hispanic White, 0.30% were Black, 1.52% were Hispanic, 0.09% were Native American, 0.09% were Asian, 0.02% were Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander and 3.12% were some other race or more than one race. There were 2,787 housing units of which 2,498 were occupied.
The 2010 census recorded a population of 6,119 in the county, with a population density of 13.813/sq mi (5.333/km2). There were 2,972 housing units, of which 2,617 were occupied.
Audubon County is divided into twelve townships:
The population ranking of the following table is based on the 2010 census of Audubon County.
† county seat
|Rank||City/Town/etc.||Municipal type||Population (2010 Census)|
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