Douglas County MO Information


Douglas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,489
Population in Households 13,366
Population in Familes 10,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $37,680
Average Household Income $50,600
Per Capita Income $20,843


Total Housing Units 6,519 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,078 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,435 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,006 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $115,964
Average Home Value $153,065


Total Households 5,513
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 3,807
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 -0.17% -0.32%
Households -0.16% -0.32%
Families -0.27% -0.39%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   1.8%


Douglas County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Douglas 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 # 77 34th
Population Density # 91 22nd
Diversity Index # 82 29th
Median Household Income # 95 18th
Per Capita Income # 93 20th

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