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The City of Cameron had a population of 9,924 as of July 1, 2020. Cameron ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Cameron is located at latitude 39.7403 and longitude -94.2411 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cameron encompass a land area of 6.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles. Clinton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,033 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Cameron are located in Clinton County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and DeKalb County.
The City of Cameron (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||9,924 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,386 (64.3%)|
|Population in Families||4,909 (49.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3,538 (35.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,609|
|Average Household Income||$55,093|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,812|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,053 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,532 (50.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,139 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||382 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,522|
|Average Home Value||$143,546|
|Housing Affordability Index3||204|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.02%|
|Per Capita Income||0.91%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.4%|
The table below compares Cameron to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 88||92nd|
|Population Density||# 138||87th|
|Median Household Income||# 655||37th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 465||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 694||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 122||88th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.