Dunklin County MO Information


Dunklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 32,519
Population in Households 31,847
Population in Familes 25,550
Population in Group Qrtrs 672
Population Density1 60
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 12,900
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 8,452
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,663 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,054 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,846 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,763 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $73,070
Average Home Value $94,267


Median Household Income $30,065
Average Household Income $42,696
Per Capita Income $17,158
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.03%
Households 0.08% -0.11%
Families -0.08% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.


Dunklin County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dunklin 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 # 36 70th
Population Density1 # 33 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 10 92nd
Median Household Income # 115 1st
Per Capita Income # 114 2nd

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