Stone County MO Information


Stone County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 31,511
Daytime Population: Workers 8,532
Daytime Population: Residents 17,968
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,500
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 31,211
Population in Familes 25,947
Population in Group Qrtrs 300
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $42,817
Average Household Income $57,190
Per Capita Income $24,296


Total Housing Units 20,590 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,498 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,833 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,259 (35.3%)
Median Home Value $170,800
Average Home Value $204,994


Total Households 13,331
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 9,552
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 -0.3% -0.59%
Households -0.37% -0.64%
Families -0.49% -0.73%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   2.16%


Stone County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stone 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 # 37 69th
Population Density # 25 79th
Diversity Index # 89 23rd
Median Household Income # 46 61st
Per Capita Income # 32 73rd

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