Boone County MO Information


Boone County Subdivisions

Boone County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 180,136
Daytime Population: Workers 95,748
Daytime Population: Residents 87,951
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 183,699
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 171,124
Population in Familes 117,864
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,012
Population Density2 263
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $51,349
Average Household Income $71,260
Per Capita Income $28,400


Total Housing Units 77,116 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 37,461 (48.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 33,042 (42.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,613 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $181,873
Average Home Value $221,410


Total Households 70,503
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 39,389
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 1.42% 1.46%
Households 1.33% 1.44%
Families 1.13% 1.31%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


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, 2017 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 # 20 83rd
Per Capita Income # 9 93rd

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