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Niangua, Missouri - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Webster County at latitude 37.3873 and longitude -92.8327. Webster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,440 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Niangua (see map) encompass a land area of 0.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Niangua: Niangua City.

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Niangua, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Niangua 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 # 560 46th
Population Density1 # 354 66th
Diversity Index2 # 811 22nd
Median Household Income # 348 66th
Per Capita Income # 290 72nd

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


Total Population 417
Population in Households 417
Population in Familes 359
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,017
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 180
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 138
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 207 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $124,194
Average Home Value $141,197


Median Household Income $45,872
Average Household Income $58,571
Per Capita Income $23,140
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.69% 0.57%
Households 0.8% 0.66%
Families 4.82% 0.57%
Median Household Income   3.09%
Per Capita Income   3.1%
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.

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