Adair County MO Information


Adair County Subdivisions

Adair County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 25,622
Population in Households 22,722
Population in Familes 15,602
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,900
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $35,936
Average Household Income $52,810
Per Capita Income $20,707


Total Housing Units 11,532 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,545 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,283 (37.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,704 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $132,699
Average Home Value $169,878


Total Households 9,828
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 5,305
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.01% -0.14%
Households -0.06% -0.21%
Families -0.23% -0.33%
Median Household Income   2.7%
Per Capita Income   2.56%


Adair County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adair County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 44 63rd
Population Density # 42 64th
Diversity Index # 37 69th
Median Household Income # 105 10th
Per Capita Income # 95 18th

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