Dade County MO Information


Dade County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,767
Daytime Population: Workers 2,519
Daytime Population: Residents 4,334
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,853
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 7,634
Population in Familes 6,241
Population in Group Qrtrs 133
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $36,442
Average Household Income $49,591
Per Capita Income $21,037


Total Housing Units 4,013 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,421 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 826 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 766 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $88,558
Average Home Value $136,080


Total Households 3,247
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,186
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 -0.2% -0.27%
Households -0.1% -0.2%
Families -0.24% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.55%


Dade County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dade 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 # 100 14th
Population Density # 92 21st
Diversity Index # 66 44th
Median Household Income # 95 18th
Per Capita Income # 82 30th

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