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Silex, Missouri - Basic Facts

The Village of Silex had a population of 171 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Silex is located at latitude 39.1252 and longitude -91.0567 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Silex (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 509 feet.

The Village of Silex (GNIS ID: 2399821) 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 Village of Silex is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lincoln County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Silex population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

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


Total Population 171
Population in Households 151
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 886
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $64,193
Average Household Income $69,482
Per Capita Income $24,777


Total Housing Units 84 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (47.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (39.3%)
Median Home Value $280,000
Average Home Value $360,119


Total Households 51
Average Household Size 2.96
Family Households 39
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 -1.08% -0.47%
Households -1.34% -0.4%
Families 0.64% -0.52%
Median Household Income   3.64%
Per Capita Income   2.34%

Silex, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Silex to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 775 25th
Population Density # 455 56th
Diversity Index # 756 27th
Median Household Income # 137 87th
Per Capita Income # 421 59th

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