Shannon County MO Information


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  1. Shannon County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forShannon County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Missouri Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 8,661
Population in Households 8,581
Population in Familes 6,937
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $36,591
Average Household Income $50,237
Per Capita Income $20,658


Total Housing Units 4,414 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,643 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 890 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 881 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $90,327
Average Home Value $138,110


Total Households 3,533
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 2,361
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 0.31% 0.28%
Households 0.3% 0.26%
Families 0.18% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.99%


Shannon County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shannon County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents 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 # 98 16th
Population Density # 111 4th
Diversity Index # 83 30th
Median Household Income # 101 13th
Per Capita Income # 97 17th

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