Boone County MO Information


Boone County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 181,563
Population in Households 172,551
Population in Familes 118,293
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,012
Population Density1 265
Diversity Index2 38


Median Household Income $53,624
Average Household Income $74,401
Per Capita Income $29,601


Total Housing Units 77,483 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35,980 (46.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 35,023 (45.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,480 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $190,529
Average Home Value $235,752


Total Households 71,003
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 39,704
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 1.34% 1.29%
Households 1.25% 1.27%
Families 1.09% 1.15%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   3.06%


Boone County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boone 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 # 8 94th
Population Density # 8 94th
Diversity Index # 11 91st
Median Household Income # 17 86th
Per Capita Income # 8 94th

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