Pulaski County MO Information


Pulaski County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 54,300
Daytime Population: Workers 34,595
Daytime Population: Residents 25,735
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 60,330
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 44,298
Population in Familes 36,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,002
Population Density2 99
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $49,456
Average Household Income $60,212
Per Capita Income $19,664


Total Housing Units 19,227 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,286 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,477 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,464 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $143,705
Average Home Value $153,561


Total Households 16,763
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 11,731
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 0.53% 0.36%
Households 0.64% 0.44%
Families 0.51% 0.36%
Median Household Income   0.57%
Per Capita Income   1.78%


Pulaski County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pulaski 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 # 22 82nd
Population Density # 18 85th
Diversity Index # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 24 80th
Per Capita Income # 103 11th

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