Daviess County MO Information


Daviess County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,753
Population in Households 8,601
Population in Familes 7,236
Population in Group Qrtrs 152
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 8


Median Household Income $44,249
Average Household Income $60,617
Per Capita Income $23,212


Total Housing Units 4,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,662 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 645 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,110 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $127,114
Average Home Value $171,319


Total Households 3,307
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,349
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 0.45% -0.03%
Households 0.35% -0.1%
Families 0.24% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   2.47%


Daviess County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Daviess 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 # 96 17th
Population Density # 93 20th
Diversity Index # 105 9th
Median Household Income # 46 61st
Per Capita Income # 47 60th

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