Cape Girardeau County Population 2017

Cape Girardeau County's estimated population is 78,913 with a growth rate of 0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cape Girardeau County is the 15th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201678,9133360.43%
201578,5774300.55%
201478,1475110.66%
201377,6364650.60%
201277,1714970.65%
201176,6747881.04%
201075,88614,25323.13%
199061,6332,7964.75%
198058,8379,48719.22%
197049,3507,33017.44%
196042,0203,6239.44%
195038,3976221.65%
194037,7754,57213.77%
193033,2033,36411.27%
192029,8392,2188.03%
191027,6213,30613.60%
190024,3152,25510.22%
189022,0601,0625.06%
188020,9983,44019.59%
187017,5582,01112.93%
186015,5471,63511.75%
185013,9124,55348.65%
18409,3591,91425.71%
18307,4451,47724.75%
18205,9682,08053.50%
18103,8880.00%

Cape Girardeau County Population Growth

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Cape Girardeau County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White69,41087.96%
Black or African American5,9997.60%
Two or More Races1,6352.07%
Asian1,2081.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native2850.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander400.05%

Cape Girardeau County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Cape Girardeau County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cape Girardeau380003962816284.28%
Jackson137481503612889.37%
Delta43844020.46%
Gordonville39140092.30%
Altenburg34935230.86%
Oak Ridge24024662.50%
Whitewater12512832.40%
Pocahontas11411732.63%
Dutchtown949622.13%
Old Appleton858722.35%
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