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Washington County, Missouri; McDonald County, Missouri; Perry County, Missouri; Daviess County, Missouri; New Madrid County, Missouri

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Table

Washington County, Missouri
McDonald County, Missouri
Perry County, Missouri
Daviess County, Missouri
New Madrid County, Missouri
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
23,502
23,383
18,922
8,399
16,035
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
23,502
23,383
18,922
8,399
16,035
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
23,514
23,303
18,956
8,430
16,434
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-0.1%
0.3%
-0.2%
-0.4%
-2.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 23,514 23,303 18,956 8,430 16,434
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 25,195 23,083 18,971 8,433 18,956
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.7%
6.9%
5.5%
7.0%
6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.7%
25.4%
22.9%
25.1%
23.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.6%
15.9%
19.5%
21.2%
19.9%
Female persons, percent
48.3%
49.1%
50.0%
49.7%
52.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
94.9%
86.0%
96.3%
97.0%
80.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.6%
2.3%
0.7%
0.7%
16.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
3.1%
0.6%
0.5%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.7%
1.1%
0.2%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
3.1%
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
3.9%
1.2%
1.5%
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.6%
11.8%
2.5%
1.8%
2.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.6%
76.0%
94.3%
95.5%
79.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 1,788 1,393 1,299 582 1,262
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 0.6% 8.1% 1.6% 0.9% 0.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 10,731 9,789 8,512 4,126 7,878
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 76.4% 68.1% 73.6% 80.0% 62.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $97,700 $102,200 $151,900 $114,600 $77,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $985 $903 $1,107 $1,086 $950
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $290 $324 $407 $409 $334
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $585 $674 $719 $625 $676
Building permits, 2021 0 19 34 0 3
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 9,278 8,393 7,577 3,002 7,281
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.56 2.70 2.49 2.70 2.33
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 88.7% 91.3% 86.9% 88.7% 89.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 1.6% 12.7% 4.1% 10.3% 2.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 82.8% 81.7% 84.7% 83.5% 82.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 70.6% 57.3% 79.9% 77.6% 76.3%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 79.6% 79.3% 86.6% 87.9% 81.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 11.4% 11.4% 19.1% 20.8% 12.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 21.2% 8.5% 9.8% 9.0% 16.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
14.9%
22.7%
12.1%
18.7%
14.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 49.8% 56.2% 63.3% 56.7% 54.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 49.1% 47.7% 59.1% 53.0% 47.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D 17,410 22,948 3,986 23,686
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 48,519 13,785 106,320 7,003 48,326
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 34,664 D 26,366 D 40,675
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 142,890 243,191 279,300 64,978 434,850
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $5,716 $10,668 $14,496 $7,777 $24,790
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 32.6 26.2 20.5 30.6 21.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $42,849 $42,876 $56,861 $52,143 $40,129
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $23,740 $20,964 $27,294 $24,987 $22,513
Persons in poverty, percent
19.4%
17.6%
11.7%
14.1%
18.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 348 309 511 158 398
Total employment, 2020 3,199 6,314 9,511 1,052 6,462
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 94,498 238,847 353,470 32,311 229,316
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -0.2% 9.6% -0.8% 5.3% 6.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 1,049 1,459 1,231 765 759
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 314 232 529 164 410
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 131 121 234 68 166
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 75 S 80 S S
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 21 S S S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 266 177 423 S 265
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S S 27 S S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 229 197 424 S S
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 30.9 43.2 40.0 15.0 24.4
Population per square mile, 2010 33.2 42.8 40.0 15.0 28.1
Land area in square miles, 2020 759.87 539.45 474.36 563.28 674.88
Land area in square miles, 2010 759.91 539.48 474.35 563.24 674.84
FIPS Code 29221 29119 29157 29061 29143
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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