Laclede County MO Information


Laclede County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,362
Daytime Population: Workers 14,737
Daytime Population: Residents 21,510
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,247
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 36,017
Population in Familes 29,588
Population in Group Qrtrs 345
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $40,153
Average Household Income $55,476
Per Capita Income $21,985


Total Housing Units 16,078 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,675 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,678 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,725 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $117,235
Average Home Value $157,786


Total Households 14,353
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 9,994
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 0.3% 0.24%
Households 0.26% 0.21%
Families 0.13% 0.12%
Median Household Income   0.6%
Per Capita Income   2.04%


Laclede County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laclede 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 # 32 73rd
Population Density # 39 67th
Diversity Index # 54 53rd
Median Household Income # 64 45th
Per Capita Income # 59 50th

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