Population density (sq mi)7035791
Median age41.338.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English90%92%79%
Speak Spanish9%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Primghar is 1134% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Primghar is 9% higher than Iowa
  • In Primghar 88.18% of the population is White
  • In Primghar 1.03% of the population is Black
  • In Primghar 0.72% of the population is Asian

Compare Primghar, IA Demographics


      Primghar population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.51%1.97%3.06%
      Other race9.56%1.27%4.75%
      In Primghar, 10.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Primghar age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Primghar, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).