Taney County MO Information


Taney County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 55,546
Daytime Population: Workers 35,588
Daytime Population: Residents 25,580
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 61,168
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 53,802
Population in Familes 42,683
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,744
Population Density2 88
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $40,885
Average Household Income $56,796
Per Capita Income $23,081


Total Housing Units 31,966 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,820 (43.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,425 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,721 (30.4%)
Median Home Value $148,544
Average Home Value $188,099


Total Households 22,245
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 14,734
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 1.0% 1.06%
Households 0.96% 1.04%
Families 0.81% 0.94%
Median Household Income   0.58%
Per Capita Income   1.84%


Taney County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Taney 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 # 19 84th
Population Density # 22 82nd
Diversity Index # 29 76th
Median Household Income # 58 50th
Per Capita Income # 41 65th

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