Adair County MO Information


Adair County Subdivisions

Adair County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 25,575
Population in Households 22,675
Population in Familes 15,683
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,900
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 9,883
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 5,339
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,440 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,635 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,248 (37.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,557 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $118,677
Average Home Value $155,093


Median Household Income $33,215
Average Household Income $48,887
Per Capita Income $19,345
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.02% -0.1%
Households 0.01% -0.09%
Families -0.2% -0.23%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Adair County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adair County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 46 61st
Population Density1 # 41 65th
Diversity Index2 # 41 65th
Median Household Income # 104 10th
Per Capita Income # 87 25th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.