Dunklin County MO Information


Dunklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 31,542
Daytime Population: Workers 9,770
Daytime Population: Residents 20,316
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,086
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 30,870
Population in Familes 24,721
Population in Group Qrtrs 672
Population Density2 58
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $31,914
Average Household Income $45,840
Per Capita Income $18,401


Total Housing Units 14,547 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,666 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,839 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,042 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $77,136
Average Home Value $97,414


Total Households 12,505
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 8,182
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 -0.18% -0.6%
Households -0.36% -0.7%
Families -0.51% -0.79%
Median Household Income   0.33%
Per Capita Income   1.61%


Dunklin County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dunklin 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 # 36 70th
Population Density # 33 72nd
Diversity Index # 10 92nd
Median Household Income # 115 1st
Per Capita Income # 114 2nd

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