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Edgar Springs, Missouri - Basic Facts

Edgar Springs is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Edgar Springs.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Phelps County at latitude 37.7045 and longitude -91.8665. Phelps County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,207 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Edgar Springs (see map) encompass a land area of 0.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Edgar Springs: Edgar Prairie.

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


Total Population 204
Population in Households 204
Population in Familes 171
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 312
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 85
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 ( 9.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (24.1%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $112,838


Median Household Income $41,089
Average Household Income $48,543
Per Capita Income $18,783
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.46% -0.5%
Households -0.55% -0.48%
Families 0.8% -0.34%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.


Edgar Springs, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edgar Springs 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 # 733 29th
Population Density1 # 854 17th
Diversity Index2 # 594 42nd
Median Household Income # 479 54th
Per Capita Income # 642 38th

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