Caldwell County MO Information


Caldwell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,262
Population in Households 9,048
Population in Familes 7,506
Population in Group Qrtrs 214
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $47,761
Average Household Income $60,141
Per Capita Income $24,007


Total Housing Units 4,695 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,749 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 875 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,071 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $126,014
Average Home Value $180,584


Total Households 3,624
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,510
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 -0.21% -0.38%
Households -0.17% -0.36%
Families -0.29% -0.44%
Median Household Income   3.76%
Per Capita Income   3.79%


Caldwell County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell 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 # 93 20th
Population Density # 80 32nd
Diversity Index # 60 49th
Median Household Income # 31 74th
Per Capita Income # 39 67th

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