The table below compares Polk County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents 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.
|Total Population||# 38||68th|
|Population Density1||# 38||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 63||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 71||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 84||28th|
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|Population in Households||29,519|
|Population in Familes||24,278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,511|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||13,382 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,211 (61.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,441 (25.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,730 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,520|
|Average Home Value||$132,195|
|Median Household Income||$36,553|
|Average Household Income||$47,007|
|Per Capita Income||$18,160|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.23%|
|Per Capita Income||2.94%|
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