The City of Potosi had a population of 2,618 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Potosi is located at latitude 37.9337 and longitude -90.775 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Potosi (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 902 feet.
The City of Potosi (GNIS ID: 2396262) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Potosi population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Potosi: Mine-a-Breton.
|Population in Households||2,509|
|Population in Familes||1,924|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||109|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,250 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||594 (47.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||512 (41.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||144 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,818|
|Average Home Value||$104,545|
|Median Household Income||$25,366|
|Average Household Income||$34,382|
|Per Capita Income||$15,167|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||2.61%|
The table below compares Potosi to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 222||79th|
|Population Density1||# 304||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 370||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 1005||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 955||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.