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Pomona, Missouri - Basic Facts

Pomona is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Pomona Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Howell County at latitude 36.8673 and longitude -91.9143. Howell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,247 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Pomona Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Pomona, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 510
Population in Households 510
Population in Familes 422
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 143
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 207
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 147
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 237 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 160 (67.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $77,404
Average Home Value $91,460


Median Household Income $31,832
Average Household Income $43,258
Per Capita Income $17,043
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.05% -0.2%
Households 0.11% -0.19%
Families 0.82% -0.27%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
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.


Pomona, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pomona to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 502 51st
Population Density1 # 955 8th
Diversity Index2 # 493 53rd
Median Household Income # 844 18th
Per Capita Income # 826 20th

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