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Camdenton, Missouri - Basic Facts

Camdenton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Camdenton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Camden County at latitude 38.0081 and longitude -92.7446. Camden County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,043 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Camdenton (see map) encompass a land area of 5.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 3,921
Population in Households 3,792
Population in Familes 2,986
Population in Group Qrtrs 129
Population Density1 716
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 1,519
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 974
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,685 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 940 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 579 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 166 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $134,894
Average Home Value $161,755


Median Household Income $35,109
Average Household Income $48,329
Per Capita Income $19,533
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.26% 0.79%
Households 1.25% 0.8%
Families 1.85% 0.71%
Median Household Income   2.6%
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.


Camdenton, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Camdenton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 175 83rd
Population Density1 # 572 45th
Diversity Index2 # 281 73rd
Median Household Income # 749 28th
Per Capita Income # 585 43rd

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