Callaway County MO Information


Callaway County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 45,573
Population in Households 41,547
Population in Familes 33,204
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,026
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 21


Median Household Income $54,118
Average Household Income $67,987
Per Capita Income $26,877


Total Housing Units 19,158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,843 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,959 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,356 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $152,906
Average Home Value $201,708


Total Households 16,802
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 11,268
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 0.34% 0.41%
Households 0.34% 0.46%
Families 0.22% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   3.27%


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, 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 # 24 80th
Population Density # 34 71st
Diversity Index # 38 68th
Median Household Income # 16 87th
Per Capita Income # 20 83rd

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