Mitchell County , Iowa

Mitchell County: County in Iowa, United States

Mitchell County locator map
Location of Mitchell County on Iowa map.

About

Mitchell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,776 and a population density of 9 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Osage. The county was created 170 years ago in 1850.

Mitchell County Courthouse  Osage image
Mitchell County Courthouse Osage
Mitchell County Courthouse  Osage image

Geography

Mitchell County is located at 43°21'23"N 92°47'21"W (43.3564100, -92.7890300). It has 2 neighbors: Floyd County and Mower County.

Mitchell County map

The largest city of Mitchell County is Osage with a population of 3,549. Other cities include, Saint Ansgar population 1,125, Mitchell population 128, McIntire population 127 and Carpenter population 108. See all Mitchell County cities & populated places.

Mitchell County Quick Facts

Population : 10,647 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
Different from : Mitchell County, Mitchell County, Mitchell County, Mitchell County
Area : 1216 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.09%
Land as percent of area : 99.91%
Named for : John Mitchel
Altitude : 1,201 feet / 366 meters
Capital : Osage
Establishment : January 01, 1851
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:11:15 (21st September 2021)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.21% (2010-2020)

Mitchell County has 2 neighbours.

  • Osage

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mitchell County decreased by 1.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,776 - census
2011 10,709 -0.63% estimation process
2012 10,716 0.07% estimation process
2013 10,669 -0.44% estimation process
2014 10,700 0.29% estimation process
2015 10,676 -0.22% estimation process
2016 10,644 -0.3% estimation process
2017 10,563 -0.77% estimation process
2018 10,571 0.08% estimation process
2019 10,586 0.14% estimation process
2020 10,647 0.57% estimation process

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People born in Mitchell County (2)

People born in Mitchell County, including politician Deo A. Koenigs, US educator and labor activist Florence Rood, you can see a list of people who born in Mitchell County.

Other places with the same name (5)

Mitchell County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mitchell County.

City Name Population Title
Osage 3,549 City in Mitchell County, Iowa, United States
Saint Ansgar 1,125 City
Stacyville 466 Township in Mitchell County, Iowa
Mitchell 128 City in Iowa, United States
McIntire 127 Human settlement in Mitchell County, Iowa, United States of America
Carpenter 108 City located in Mitchell County, Iowa
Orchard 71 Human settlement in Mitchell County, Iowa, United States of America

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