Cape Girardeau County Population 2018

Cape Girardeau County's estimated population is 78,161 with a growth rate of -0.29% 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
201778,161-229-0.29%
201678,3902390.31%
201578,1512550.33%
201477,8964290.55%
201377,4674370.57%
201277,0304640.61%
201176,5666710.88%
201075,89514,26223.14%
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
White69,41088.80%
Black or African American5,9997.68%
Two or More Races1,6352.09%
Asian1,2081.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native2850.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander400.05%

Cape Girardeau County Population Pyramid

0k1k2k3k4k Male Population0k1k2k3k4k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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