Saline County MO Information


Saline County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 23,541
Daytime Population: Workers 9,864
Daytime Population: Residents 13,337
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,201
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 22,198
Population in Familes 17,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,343
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $42,106
Average Household Income $54,779
Per Capita Income $21,338


Total Housing Units 10,365 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,896 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,012 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,457 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $95,075
Average Home Value $136,978


Total Households 8,908
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 5,753
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 0.1% 0.17%
Households 0.04% 0.08%
Families -0.12% -0.03%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   1.74%


Saline County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saline 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 # 48 59th
Population Density # 58 50th
Diversity Index # 9 93rd
Median Household Income # 49 58th
Per Capita Income # 77 34th

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