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Mountain Grove, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Mountain Grove had a population of 4,521 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Mountain Grove is located at latitude 37.1306 and longitude -92.2635 in Wright County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mountain Grove encompass a land area of 4.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Wright County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,480 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Mountain Grove are located in Wright County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Texas County.

The City of Mountain Grove (GNIS ID: 2395132) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Mountain Grove is located within Township of Mountain Grove, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wright County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mountain Grove: Fyan.

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Mountain Grove, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Mountain Grove, MO Housing Affordability Index is 187
State of Missouri Housing Affordability Index is 156
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Mountain Grove, MO Wealth Index is 43
State of Missouri Wealth Index is 82
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 4,521 (100%)
Population in Households 4,439 (98.2%)
Population in Families 3,404 (75.3%)
Population in Group Quarters1 82 ( 1.8%)
Population Density 1,126
Diversity Index2 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $27,695
Average Household Income $44,374
Per Capita Income $18,515
Wealth Index4 43

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,292 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 991 (43.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 888 (38.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 413 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $79,738
Housing Affordability Index3 187
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,879
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 1,117
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.62% -0.72%
Households -0.72% -0.76%
Families -0.92% -0.89%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   3.3%

Mountain Grove, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mountain Grove to the other 1,034 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 158 85th
Population Density # 292 72nd
Diversity Index # 488 53rd
Median Household Income # 999 3rd
Per Capita Income # 905 13th

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