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Elmo, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Elmo is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Nodaway County at latitude 40.5188 and longitude -95.1168. Nodaway County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,027 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Elmo, but most people and references simply refer to it as Elmo, Missouri.

The P1 Census Class Code for Elmo indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Elmo (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Elmo: Ebony.

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


Total Population 168
Population in Households 168
Population in Familes 137
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 723
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 72
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 47
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 84 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 53 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $59,524
Average Home Value $69,444


Median Household Income $40,538
Average Household Income $48,016
Per Capita Income $20,985
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% -0.36%
Households 0.33% -0.28%
Families 2.11% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.02%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
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.


Elmo, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elmo 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 # 788 24th
Population Density1 # 570 45th
Diversity Index2 # 982 5th
Median Household Income # 493 52nd
Per Capita Income # 449 57th

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