St. Francois County MO Information


St. Francois County Subdivisions

St. Francois County MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 68,497
Daytime Population: Workers 24,291
Daytime Population: Residents 38,374
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 62,665
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 61,505
Population in Familes 48,827
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,992
Population Density2 152
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $39,905
Average Household Income $54,597
Per Capita Income $21,142


Total Housing Units 30,087 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,606 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,550 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,931 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $118,638
Average Home Value $144,332


Total Households 25,156
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 16,544
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 0.65% 0.57%
Households 0.66% 0.65%
Families 0.51% 0.54%
Median Household Income   0.62%
Per Capita Income   1.81%


St. Francois County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares St. Francois 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 # 17 86th
Population Density # 13 90th
Diversity Index # 46 61st
Median Household Income # 66 43rd
Per Capita Income # 80 31st

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