Iron County, Missouri Population 2018

Iron County, Missouri's estimated population is 10,226 with a growth rate of 0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Iron County, Missouri is the 85th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,286600.59%
201710,226790.78%
201610,147-64-0.63%
201510,211-163-1.57%
201410,374-96-0.92%
201310,470-86-0.81%
201210,556-72-0.68%
201110,628230.22%
201010,605-121-1.13%
199010,726-358-3.23%
198011,0841,55516.32%
19709,5291,48818.51%
19608,041-1,417-14.98%
19509,458-982-9.41%
194010,4407988.28%
19309,6421841.95%
19209,45889510.45%
19108,563-153-1.76%
19008,716-403-4.42%
18909,11993611.44%
18808,1831,90530.34%
18706,2784367.46%
18605,8420.00%

Iron County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,875
Two or More Races165
Black or African American159
American Indian and Alaska Native68
Some Other Race11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4
Asian4

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

Iron County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Iron County, Missouri Median Age

45.3


Total

42.6


Male

47.4


Female

Iron County, Missouri Adults

There are 8,155 adults, (2,130 of whom are seniors) in Iron County, Missouri.

Iron County, Missouri Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Iron County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

5,172

50.28%

Male

5,114

49.72%

Iron County, Missouri Households and Families

Iron County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Iron County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All72.2%27.8%
Female60.8%39.2%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Male49.7%50.3%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iron County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0622.4472.2
Married2,1113.0186.5
Non Family1,3661.2356.4
Female390360.8
Male1953.7149.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iron County, Missouri Households

Iron County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4546.15%
9th to 12th Grade96913.12%
High School Graduate3,10742.06%
Some College1,49520.24%
Associates Degree4976.73%
Bachelors Degree5597.57%
Graduate Degree3064.14%

Iron County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,0405,687783
Hispanic12111048
Black1068223
Multiple Races94659
Native American23171
Other Race11
Asian44
Islander111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Iron County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,367$31,957$18,987
Less Than High School$13,750$17,243$11,103
High School Grad$22,775$31,745$14,811
Some College$32,076$45,982$28,481
Bachelors Degree$32,222$43,750$29,063
Graduate Degree$40,833$$41,806

$26,367

Average Earnings

$31,957

Average Male

$18,987

Average Female

Iron County, Missouri Language

Iron County, Missouri Language by Age

Iron County, Missouri Language

98.16% of Iron County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Iron County, Missouri Poverty

Iron County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3131,84819.84%
Multiple1609861.25%
Black1246854.84%
Native684363.24%
Hispanic1802614.44%

21.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.48%

Male Poverty Rate

19.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iron County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iron County, Missouri is Native, with 63.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iron County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 14.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.43%.

Iron County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.74%
Some College15.78%
High School14.44%
Bachelors or Greater4.57%

Iron County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.42%
Female Unemployed38.93%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed10.22%

Iron County, Missouri Income

Iron County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,457$47,541
Families$45,388$54,016
Married Families$50,905$
Non Families$20,362$31,998

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Iron County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Iron 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.

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status by Race


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

Iron County, Missouri Veterans

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by War

852

Number of Veterans

812

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam306
First Gulf War122
Korea90
Second Gulf War70
World War II54

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74256
75+217
35 to 54173
55 to 64159
18 to 3447

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White81310.34%
2 or More2725.00%
Indian613.95%
Black64.84%

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Education

11.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iron County, Missouri Employment Status

Iron County, Missouri Employment by Age

49.7%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Iron County, Missouri Employment by Race

Iron County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Iron County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ironton14621377-85-5.81%
Pilot Knob745705-40-5.37%
Viburnum693654-39-5.63%
Arcadia602565-37-6.15%
Annapolis358342-16-4.47%
Des Arc172164-8-4.65%
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