Bates County, Missouri Population 2018

Bates County, Missouri's estimated population is 16,334 with a growth rate of -1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bates County, Missouri is the 66th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,334-179-1.08%
201616,5131420.87%
201616,37140.02%
201516,367-153-0.93%
201416,520880.54%
201316,432-187-1.13%
201216,619-348-2.05%
201116,967-67-0.39%
201017,0342,00913.37%
199015,025-848-5.34%
198015,8734052.62%
197015,468-437-2.75%
196015,905-1,629-9.29%
195017,534-1,997-10.22%
194019,531-2,537-11.50%
193022,068-1,865-7.79%
192023,933-1,936-7.48%
191025,869-4,272-14.17%
190030,141-2,082-6.46%
189032,2236,84226.96%
188025,3819,42159.03%
187015,9608,745121.21%
18607,2153,54696.65%
18503,6690.00%

Bates County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,791
Two or More Races297
Black or African American165
Some Other Race129
American Indian and Alaska Native92
Asian30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bates County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bates County, Missouri Median Age

41.2


Total

40.5


Male

42.4


Female

Bates County, Missouri Adults

There are 12,500 adults, (3,121 of which are seniors) in Bates County, Missouri.

Bates County, Missouri Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bates County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

8,416

50.97%

Male

8,097

49.03%

Bates County, Missouri Households and Families

Bates County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bates County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Male51%49%
Female47.1%52.9%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bates County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6172.4570.7
Married3,3643.0184.5
Non Family2,2171.1659.9
Female6243.247.1
Male4123.6251

2.97

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bates County, Missouri Households

Bates County, Missouri Education

Bates County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4634.09%
9th to 12th Grade1,19910.59%
High School Graduate5,03144.43%
Some College2,39621.16%
Associates Degree6745.95%
Bachelors Degree9428.32%
Graduate Degree6185.46%

Bates County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,8599,2791,495
Hispanic15311936
Black13613111
Multiple Races86768
Native American815810
Other Race513024
Asian124
Islander9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 47.06%.

Bates County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,414$37,092$22,321
Less Than High School$14,265$13,333$14,407
High School Grad$27,897$37,500$19,851
Some College$26,393$32,929$19,467
Bachelors Degree$43,659$46,343$31,875
Graduate Degree$39,803$44,375$39,250

$28,414

Average Earnings

$37,092

Average Male

$22,321

Average Female

Bates County, Missouri Language

Bates County, Missouri Language by Age

Bates County, Missouri Language

98.60% of Bates County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Bates County, Missouri Poverty

Bates County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,2752,39615.69%
Hispanic32612538.34%
Other1295542.64%
Black1244032.26%
Native923740.22%
Multiple2913110.65%
Asian3026.67%

16.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.36%

Male Poverty Rate

17.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bates County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bates County, Missouri is Other, with 42.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bates County, Missouri is Asian, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.78%.

Bates County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.81%
High School14.65%
Some College12.36%
Bachelors or Greater1.24%

Bates County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.08%
Male Unemployed15.79%
Female Employed10.16%
Male Employed7.10%

Bates County, Missouri Income

Bates County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,520$54,498
Families$55,128$65,468
Married Families$63,879$
Non Families$22,721$29,400

Bates County, Missouri Marital Status

Bates County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bates County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Bates County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bates County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Bates County, Missouri Veterans

Bates County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,089

Number of Veterans

1,043

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam328
First Gulf War151
Korea150
Second Gulf War108
World War II77

Bates County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+313
65 to 74295
35 to 54212
55 to 64211
18 to 3458

Bates County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0548.73%
2 or More3024.59%
Hispanic115.64%
Indian55.43%

Bates County, Missouri Veterans by Education

9.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bates County, Missouri Employment Status

Bates County, Missouri Employment by Age

59.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bates County, Missouri Employment by Race

Bates County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bates County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Butler42194078-141-3.34%
Adrian16771618-59-3.52%
Rich Hill13961332-64-4.58%
Drexel 965959-6-0.62%
Hume336325-11-3.27%
Amsterdam242234-8-3.31%
Amoret190184-6-3.16%
Rockville166161-5-3.01%
Foster117113-4-3.42%
Merwin5856-2-3.45%
Passaic3433-1-2.94%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990