Gasconade County MO Information


Gasconade County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,304
Population in Households 15,054
Population in Familes 12,248
Population in Group Qrtrs 250
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 6,237
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 4,193
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,826 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,411 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,042 (24.7%)
Median Home Value $136,627
Average Home Value $173,612


Median Household Income $40,718
Average Household Income $52,543
Per Capita Income $21,705
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.09% -0.13%
Households -0.03% -0.22%
Families -0.19% -0.31%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.


Gasconade County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gasconade 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 # 71 39th
Population Density1 # 63 46th
Diversity Index2 # 100 14th
Median Household Income # 45 62nd
Per Capita Income # 41 65th

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