Carter County, Missouri Population 2019

Carter County, Missouri's estimated population is 6,169 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carter County, Missouri is the 106th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,169-38-0.61%
20166,207-69-1.10%
20156,276-6-0.10%
20146,282-57-0.90%
20136,339691.10%
20126,270-59-0.93%
20116,329370.59%
20106,29277714.09%
19905,515871.60%
19805,4281,55039.97%
19703,878-95-2.39%
19603,973-804-16.83%
19504,777-1,449-23.27%
19406,22672313.14%
19305,503-1,979-26.45%
19207,4821,97835.94%
19105,504-1,202-17.92%
19006,7062,04743.94%
18904,6592,491114.90%
18802,16871349.00%
18701,45522017.81%
18601,2350.00%

Carter County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,967
Two or More Races202
American Indian and Alaska Native85
Black or African American1

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Carter County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2019

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Carter County, Missouri Median Age

41.3


Total

43


Male

40.5


Female

Carter County, Missouri Adults

There are 4,720 adults, (1,174 of whom are seniors) in Carter County, Missouri.

Carter County, Missouri Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

3,274

52.34%

Male

2,981

47.66%

Carter County, Missouri Households and Families

Carter County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Carter County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female60.4%39.6%
Male43%57%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carter County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4032.5872.7
Married1,1193.485.3
Non Family8931.2464.1
Female2983.2460.4
Male933.4843

3.28

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carter County, Missouri Households

Carter County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2666.27%
9th to 12th Grade60914.35%
High School Graduate1,52335.88%
Some College1,05824.92%
Associates Degree2656.24%
Bachelors Degree3458.13%
Graduate Degree1794.22%

Carter County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1143,294522
Multiple Races96432
Native American3129
Hispanic2121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 12.69%.

Carter County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,105$33,965$18,817
Less Than High School$30,603$37,946$18,720
High School Grad$22,112$31,090$13,458
Some College$27,212$35,219$14,859
Bachelors Degree$57,837$$58,173
Graduate Degree$54,118$$53,162

$30,105

Average Earnings

$33,965

Average Male

$18,817

Average Female

Carter County, Missouri Language

Carter County, Missouri Language by Age

Carter County, Missouri Language

98.26% of Carter County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Carter County, Missouri Poverty

Carter County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,87981713.90%
Native855362.35%
Multiple202188.91%
Hispanic115119.57%
Black11100.00%

14.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.83%

Male Poverty Rate

16.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Missouri is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Missouri is Multiple, with 8.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.69%.

Carter County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School18.01%
Less Than High School15.78%
Some College12.65%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Carter County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed12.79%
Male Unemployed12.50%
Female Unemployed6.72%
Male Employed2.53%

Carter County, Missouri Income

Carter County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,875$54,648
Families$49,750$66,022
Married Families$58,633$
Non Families$17,604$32,950

Carter County, Missouri Marital Status

Carter County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Carter County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Carter 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 45To54.

Carter County, Missouri Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Carter County, Missouri Veterans

Carter County, Missouri Veterans by War

496

Number of Veterans

483

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam248
First Gulf War75
Korea52
Second Gulf War18
World War II

Carter County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64141
65 to 74138
35 to 54125
75+81
18 to 3411

Carter County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White49410.82%
2 or More22.08%

Carter County, Missouri Veterans by Education

15.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter County, Missouri Employment Status

Carter County, Missouri Employment by Age

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Carter County, Missouri Employment by Race

Carter County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carter County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Van Buren82082880.98%
Ellsinore453450-3-0.66%
Grandin243241-2-0.82%
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