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Lake Lotawana, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Lake Lotawana had a population of 1,867 as of July 1, 2019. Lake Lotawana ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Lotawana is located at latitude 38.9231 and longitude -94.2441 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lake Lotawana encompass a land area of 10.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0.98 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 899 feet.

The City of Lake Lotawana (GNIS ID: 2395594) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Lake Lotawana is located within Township of Van Buren, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jackson County.


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Lake Lotawana, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Lake Lotawana, MO Housing Affordability Index is 147
State of Missouri Housing Affordability Index is 156
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Lake Lotawana, MO Wealth Index is 204
State of Missouri Wealth Index is 82
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,867 (100%)
Population in Households 1,867 (100.0%)
Population in Families 1,539 (82.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 181
Diversity Index2 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $103,673
Average Household Income $130,760
Per Capita Income $53,889
Wealth Index4 204

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,302 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 688 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 ( 9.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 494 (37.9%)
Median Home Value $391,848
Housing Affordability Index3 147
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 808
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 572
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.41% -0.19%
Households -0.42% -0.27%
Families 0.11% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   3.16%

Lake Lotawana, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Lotawana to the other 1,034 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 273 74th
Population Density # 932 10th
Diversity Index # 641 38th
Median Household Income # 27 97th
Per Capita Income # 26 98th

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