Caldwell County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,623
Population in Households 9,409
Population in Familes 7,849
Population in Group Qrtrs 214
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 12
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,761
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,608
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,714 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,827 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 934 (19.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 953 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $115,030
Average Home Value $133,401
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,966
Average Household Income $50,127
Per Capita Income $19,824
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 0.49% 0.04%
Households 0.54% 0.05%
Families 0.34% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.81%
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.

Caldwell County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 92 21st
Population Density1 # 77 34th
Diversity Index2 # 62 47th
Median Household Income # 42 64th
Per Capita Income # 46 61st

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