Cooper County, Missouri Population 2018

Cooper County, Missouri's estimated population is 17,644 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cooper County, Missouri is the 61st largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,644310.18%
201617,613-70-0.40%
201617,683780.44%
201517,605440.25%
201417,561-47-0.27%
201317,608760.43%
201217,532-17-0.10%
201117,549-50-0.28%
201017,5992,76418.63%
199014,8351921.31%
198014,643-89-0.60%
197014,732-716-4.63%
196015,448-1,160-6.98%
195016,608-1,467-8.12%
194018,075-1,447-7.41%
193019,5222141.11%
192019,308-1,003-4.94%
191020,311-2,221-9.86%
190022,532-175-0.77%
189022,7071,1115.14%
188021,5969044.37%
187020,6923,33619.22%
186017,3564,40634.02%
185012,9502,46623.52%
184010,4843,58051.85%
18306,904-55-0.79%
18206,9590.00%

Cooper County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,711
Black or African American1,113
Two or More Races526
Some Other Race137
Asian60
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

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

Cooper 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

Cooper County, Missouri Median Age

38.8


Total

35.1


Male

42.5


Female

Cooper County, Missouri Adults

There are 13,738 adults, (2,941 of which are seniors) in Cooper County, Missouri.

Cooper County, Missouri Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Cooper County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

8,347

47.39%

Male

9,266

52.61%

Cooper County, Missouri Households and Families

Cooper County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cooper County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Male53.5%46.5%
Female35.5%64.5%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cooper County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5502.4570.6
Married3,3303.0785.6
Non Family2,3271.1861.1
Female6933.4235.5
Male2003.5253.5

3.07

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cooper County, Missouri Households

Cooper County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5104.24%
9th to 12th Grade8156.77%
High School Graduate4,82840.13%
Some College2,45320.39%
Associates Degree9597.97%
Bachelors Degree1,68113.97%
Graduate Degree7846.52%

Cooper County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,8819,8072,286
Black75052672
Multiple Races18417316
Hispanic16114759
Other Race756639
Asian504732
Native American37357

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 94.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 64.00%.

Cooper County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,417$35,242$27,997
Less Than High School$20,956$26,771$17,596
High School Grad$29,412$32,130$25,506
Some College$29,886$35,474$23,750
Bachelors Degree$40,347$52,031$34,602
Graduate Degree$42,279$53,281$38,917

$31,417

Average Earnings

$35,242

Average Male

$27,997

Average Female

Cooper County, Missouri Language

Cooper County, Missouri Language by Age

Cooper County, Missouri Language

97.15% of Cooper County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Cooper County, Missouri Poverty

Cooper County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7181,86812.69%
Black54619836.26%
Multiple456429.21%
Hispanic231219.09%
Native48816.67%

13.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.19%

Male Poverty Rate

14.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cooper County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cooper County, Missouri is Black, with 36.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cooper County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.24%.

Cooper County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.44%
Some College11.70%
High School10.62%
Bachelors or Greater6.27%

Cooper County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.56%
Male Unemployed18.82%
Female Employed8.40%
Male Employed5.42%

Cooper County, Missouri Income

Cooper County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,917$58,352
Families$61,657$71,474
Married Families$69,241$
Non Families$25,329$31,896

Cooper County, Missouri Marital Status

Cooper County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cooper County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Cooper 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 55To64.

Cooper County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Cooper County, Missouri Veterans

Cooper County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,211

Number of Veterans

1,106

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam540
First Gulf War171
Korea149
Second Gulf War101
World War II58

Cooper County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74341
55 to 64301
75+288
35 to 54199
18 to 3482

Cooper County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1799.61%
Black181.76%
2 or More73.15%
Indian717.07%
Hispanic31.78%

Cooper County, Missouri Veterans by Education

8.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cooper County, Missouri Employment Status

Cooper County, Missouri Employment by Age

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cooper County, Missouri Employment by Race

Cooper County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cooper County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Boonville835484621081.29%
Pilot Grove768763-5-0.65%
Otterville45445730.66%
Bunceton354350-4-1.13%
Windsor Place33033441.21%
Prairie Home28028331.07%
Blackwater16216421.23%
Wooldridge616211.64%
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