Callaway County MO Information


Callaway County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 45,365
Daytime Population: Workers 14,462
Daytime Population: Residents 24,144
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,606
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 41,474
Population in Familes 33,244
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,891
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $52,412
Average Household Income $65,382
Per Capita Income $25,741


Total Housing Units 18,994 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,977 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,663 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,354 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $146,479
Average Home Value $189,691


Total Households 16,640
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 11,158
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 0.32% 0.38%
Households 0.26% 0.35%
Families 0.12% 0.25%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


Callaway County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Callaway 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 # 24 80th
Population Density # 34 71st
Diversity Index # 37 69th
Median Household Income # 17 86th
Per Capita Income # 20 83rd

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