Iron County, Missouri Population 2018

Iron County, Missouri's estimated population is 10,226 with a growth rate of 0.06% 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
201710,22660.06%
201610,220730.72%
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
White9,794
Black or African American194
Two or More Races131
American Indian and Alaska Native71
Asian12
Some Other Race10
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Iron 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

Iron County, Missouri Median Age

44.1


Total

41.9


Male

46.5


Female

Iron County, Missouri Adults

There are 8,064 adults, (1,932 of which are seniors) in Iron County, Missouri.

Iron County, Missouri Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Iron County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

5,149

50.38%

Male

5,071

49.62%

Iron County, Missouri Households and Families

Iron County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Iron County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All69.5%30.5%
Male61.6%38.4%
Female55.9%44.1%
Non Family54.4%45.6%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iron County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0502.4369.5
Married2,0042.9683.8
Non Family1,3681.2554.4
Female4673.0155.9
Male2113.861.6

2.89

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

8.4%

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 Grade4245.84%
9th to 12th Grade96813.34%
High School Graduate2,95840.75%
Some College1,51820.91%
Associates Degree5657.78%
Bachelors Degree5046.94%
Graduate Degree3224.44%

Iron County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9115,609750
Black1108117
Hispanic1019147
Multiple Races84478
Native American43291
Asian1212
Other Race10
Islander333

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$26,400$32,047$18,863
Less Than High School$11,905$16,102$10,519
High School Grad$22,055$32,126$13,967
Some College$30,949$41,827$28,266
Bachelors Degree$31,912$50,197$27,639
Graduate Degree$42,813$$43,438

$26,400

Average Earnings

$32,047

Average Male

$18,863

Average Female

Iron County, Missouri Language

Iron County, Missouri Language by Age

Iron County, Missouri Language

98.00% of Iron County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Iron County, Missouri Poverty

Iron County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2071,88120.43%
Black1729152.91%
Multiple1267458.73%
Hispanic1704224.71%
Native593661.02%

21.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.66%

Male Poverty Rate

20.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iron County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iron County, Missouri is Native, with 61.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iron County, Missouri is White, with 20.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.84%.

Iron County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.84%
High School16.17%
Some College15.48%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%

Iron County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.02%
Female Unemployed32.26%
Female Employed13.25%
Male Employed10.24%

Iron County, Missouri Income

Iron County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,354$46,671
Families$44,596$52,694
Married Families$51,038$
Non Families$19,097$31,911

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

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 55To64.

Iron County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Iron County, Missouri Veterans

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by War

820

Number of Veterans

773

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam281
First Gulf War109
Korea86
Second Gulf War67
World War II59

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74214
75+204
55 to 64181
35 to 54171
18 to 3450

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White79410.26%
2 or More1010.31%
Indian1018.18%
Black64.44%

Iron County, Missouri Veterans by Education

7.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iron County, Missouri Employment Status

Iron County, Missouri Employment by Age

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

10.3%

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