Taney County MO Information


Taney County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 55,196
Population in Households 53,452
Population in Familes 42,278
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,744
Population Density2 87
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $42,814
Average Household Income $57,081
Per Capita Income $23,176


Total Housing Units 31,709 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,026 (41.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,058 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,625 (30.4%)
Median Home Value $154,747
Average Home Value $203,184


Total Households 22,084
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 14,638
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 0.8% 0.91%
Households 0.76% 0.89%
Families 0.63% 0.8%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.4%


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, 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 # 20 83rd
Population Density # 22 82nd
Diversity Index # 30 75th
Median Household Income # 56 52nd
Per Capita Income # 48 59th

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