Dade County MO Information


Dade County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,907
Population in Households 7,774
Population in Familes 6,366
Population in Group Qrtrs 133
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 3,307
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,228
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,021 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,495 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 812 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 714 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $84,091
Average Home Value $128,938


Median Household Income $34,830
Average Household Income $46,577
Per Capita Income $19,780
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% 0.04%
Households 0.18% 0.12%
Families 0.02% 0.03%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.


Dade County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dade 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 # 100 14th
Population Density1 # 92 21st
Diversity Index2 # 72 38th
Median Household Income # 92 21st
Per Capita Income # 84 28th

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