Gentry County MO Information


Gentry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,660
Population in Households 6,483
Population in Familes 5,302
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 7


Median Household Income $40,218
Average Household Income $53,992
Per Capita Income $21,779


Total Housing Units 3,209 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,909 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 719 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 581 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $106,406
Average Home Value $143,151


Total Households 2,628
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,741
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 -0.14% -0.51%
Households -0.21% -0.57%
Families -0.33% -0.64%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   2.1%


Gentry County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gentry 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 # 104 10th
Population Density # 97 17th
Diversity Index # 109 5th
Median Household Income # 73 37th
Per Capita Income # 79 32nd

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