Greene County MO Information


Greene County Subdivisions

Greene County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 284,660
Population in Households 273,530
Population in Familes 204,815
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,130
Population Density1 422
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 118,950
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 71,308
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130,075 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 71,790 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 47,160 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,125 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $150,892
Average Home Value $199,886


Median Household Income $40,128
Average Household Income $57,489
Per Capita Income $24,431
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.65% 0.85%
Households 0.77% 0.9%
Families 0.61% 0.8%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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.


Greene County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greene County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 5 97th
Population Density1 # 6 96th
Diversity Index2 # 30 75th
Median Household Income # 52 56th
Per Capita Income # 16 87th

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