Knox County, Missouri Population 2018

Knox County, Missouri's estimated population is 3,977 with a growth rate of -0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Knox County, Missouri is the 113th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,977-20-0.50%
20163,997521.32%
20163,945380.97%
20153,907-86-2.15%
20143,993-67-1.65%
20134,060-29-0.71%
20124,089-36-0.87%
20114,1250.00%
20104,125-357-7.97%
19904,482-1,026-18.63%
19805,508-184-3.23%
19705,692-866-13.21%
19606,558-1,059-13.90%
19507,617-1,261-14.20%
19408,878-780-8.08%
19309,658-1,125-10.43%
192010,783-1,620-13.06%
191012,403-1,076-7.98%
190013,479-22-0.16%
189013,5014543.48%
188013,0472,07318.89%
187010,9742,24725.75%
18608,7275,833201.55%
18502,8940.00%

Knox County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,857
Two or More Races74
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27
Some Other Race16
Black or African American14
Asian9

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

Knox 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

Knox County, Missouri Median Age

43.6


Total

42.2


Male

45.6


Female

Knox County, Missouri Adults

There are 3,022 adults, (823 of which are seniors) in Knox County, Missouri.

Knox County, Missouri Age Dependency

81.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Knox County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

1,972

49.34%

Male

2,025

50.66%

Knox County, Missouri Households and Families

Knox County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Knox County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
Male81.1%18.9%
All76.3%23.7%
Female66.4%33.6%
Non Family65.4%34.6%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Knox County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6532.3776.3
Married8982.984
Non Family5321.0865.4
Female1493.1966.4
Male743.5881.1

2.9

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Knox County, Missouri Households

Knox County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2047.52%
9th to 12th Grade1716.30%
High School Graduate1,18743.74%
Some College56220.71%
Associates Degree1696.23%
Bachelors Degree28710.57%
Graduate Degree1344.94%

Knox County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6562,290412
Multiple Races2020
Hispanic1910
Other Race123
Islander99
Asian999
Black88

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

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

Knox County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,228$33,661$21,370
Less Than High School$21,607$32,344$13,036
High School Grad$26,892$31,508$20,608
Some College$27,120$36,250$21,250
Bachelors Degree$33,750$39,306$26,761
Graduate Degree$36,875$58,750$30,625

$27,228

Average Earnings

$33,661

Average Male

$21,370

Average Female

Knox County, Missouri Language

Knox County, Missouri Language by Age

Knox County, Missouri Language

94.65% of Knox County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 5.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Knox County, Missouri Poverty

Knox County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,77774919.83%
Islander271866.67%
Multiple741520.27%
Hispanic39410.26%
Other16425.00%

20.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.88%

Male Poverty Rate

21.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Knox County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Missouri is Islander, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Knox County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 10.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.02%.

Knox County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.06%
High School16.05%
Some College13.23%
Bachelors or Greater11.38%

Knox County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.75%
Female Employed13.30%
Male Employed9.94%
Female Unemployed9.38%

Knox County, Missouri Income

Knox County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,816$50,418
Families$50,064$60,969
Married Families$53,036$
Non Families$20,156$25,862

Knox County, Missouri Marital Status

Knox County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Knox County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Knox County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Knox County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Knox County, Missouri Veterans

Knox County, Missouri Veterans by War

319

Number of Veterans

313

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam139
Korea50
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War31
World War II21

Knox County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74107
75+92
55 to 6453
35 to 5445
18 to 3422

Knox County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White31010.54%
Hawaiian950.00%

Knox County, Missouri Veterans by Education

9.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Knox County, Missouri Employment Status

Knox County, Missouri Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Knox County, Missouri Employment by Race

Knox County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Knox County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Edina11761112-64-5.44%
Knox City216208-8-3.70%
Hurdland163157-6-3.68%
Novelty139133-6-4.32%
Baring132127-5-3.79%
Newark9490-4-4.26%
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