The City of Butler had a population of 4,179 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Butler is located at latitude 38.2594 and longitude -94.3395 in Bates County. The formal boundaries for the City of Butler (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bates County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 863 feet.
The City of Butler (GNIS ID: 2393483) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Butler population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,980|
|Population in Familes||3,038|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||199|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,047 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||999 (48.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||721 (35.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||327 (16.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,557|
|Average Home Value||$112,262|
|Median Household Income||$28,049|
|Average Household Income||$40,411|
|Per Capita Income||$17,627|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.2%|
|Per Capita Income||0.8%|
The table below compares Butler to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 168||84th|
|Population Density1||# 355||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 312||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 969||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 842||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.