Cass County MO Information


Cass County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 102,244
Population in Households 101,200
Population in Familes 86,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,044
Population Density1 147
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 38,311
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 28,179
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 41,198 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,148 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,163 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,887 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $169,613
Average Home Value $203,485


Median Household Income $60,745
Average Household Income $74,860
Per Capita Income $28,247
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.37%
Households 0.49% 0.41%
Families 0.37% 0.33%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.


Cass County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cass 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 # 11 91st
Population Density1 # 15 88th
Diversity Index2 # 31 74th
Median Household Income # 4 97th
Per Capita Income # 5 97th

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