St. Francois County MO Information


St. Francois County Subdivisions

St. Francois County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 67,893
Population in Households 61,011
Population in Familes 48,524
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,882
Population Density1 150
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 25,182
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 16,581
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 30,133 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,892 (56.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,290 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,951 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $114,871
Average Home Value $142,226


Median Household Income $38,049
Average Household Income $51,144
Per Capita Income $20,053
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.61% 0.38%
Households 0.78% 0.53%
Families 0.63% 0.43%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.


St. Francois County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares St. Francois County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 17 86th
Population Density1 # 13 90th
Diversity Index2 # 46 61st
Median Household Income # 65 44th
Per Capita Income # 77 34th

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