Elmo, MO Profile: Facts & Data


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Elmo, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Elmo had a population of 162 as of July 1, 2018. Elmo ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Elmo is located at latitude 40.5183 and longitude -95.1155 in Nodaway County. The formal boundaries for the City of Elmo (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nodaway County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,027 feet.

The City of Elmo (GNIS ID: 2394674) 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 Elmo is located within Township of Lincoln, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nodaway County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Elmo: Ebony.

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


Total Population 162
Population in Households 162
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 697
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $41,902
Average Household Income $55,164
Per Capita Income $23,945


Total Housing Units 84 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $82,895
Average Home Value $177,128


Total Households 69
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 45
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.44% -1.01%
Households -0.35% -1.19%
Families 0.55% -0.91%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.11%

Elmo, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elmo 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 # 791 23rd
Population Density # 566 45th
Diversity Index # 1001 3rd
Median Household Income # 597 42nd
Per Capita Income # 482 53rd

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