Howell County MO Information


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  1. Howell County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forHowell County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Howell County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 40,810
Population in Households 40,202
Population in Familes 32,599
Population in Group Qrtrs 608
Population Density2 44
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $37,358
Average Household Income $54,438
Per Capita Income $21,857


Total Housing Units 18,461 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,809 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,527 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,125 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $124,417
Average Home Value $175,974


Total Households 16,336
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 10,979
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.11% -0.11%
Households 0.1% -0.13%
Families -0.04% -0.22%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   2.89%


Howell County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Howell County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 28 77th
Population Density # 43 63rd
Diversity Index # 66 44th
Median Household Income # 96 17th
Per Capita Income # 81 30th

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