Pemiscot County MO Information


Pemiscot County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,559
Daytime Population: Workers 5,940
Daytime Population: Residents 11,297
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,237
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 17,357
Population in Familes 13,904
Population in Group Qrtrs 202
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $33,192
Average Household Income $48,083
Per Capita Income $19,615


Total Housing Units 8,109 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,797 (46.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,291 (40.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,021 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $78,480
Average Home Value $103,285


Total Households 7,088
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 4,589
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 -0.57% -0.68%
Households -0.5% -0.64%
Families -0.65% -0.74%
Median Household Income   0.85%
Per Capita Income   2.25%


Pemiscot County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pemiscot 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 # 63 46th
Population Density # 52 56th
Diversity Index # 5 97th
Median Household Income # 111 4th
Per Capita Income # 104 10th

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