McDonald County, Missouri Population 2018

McDonald County, Missouri's estimated population is 22,828 with a growth rate of 0.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McDonald County, Missouri is the 49th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,8281080.48%
201622,720-47-0.21%
201622,767680.30%
201522,699-133-0.58%
201422,8321940.86%
201322,638-328-1.43%
201222,966850.37%
201122,881-197-0.85%
201023,0786,14036.25%
199016,9382,02113.55%
198014,9172,56020.72%
197012,3575594.74%
196011,798-2,346-16.59%
195014,144-1,605-10.19%
194015,7491,81313.01%
193013,936-754-5.13%
192014,6901,1518.50%
191013,539-35-0.26%
190013,5742,29120.30%
189011,2833,46744.36%
18807,8162,59049.56%
18705,2261,18829.42%
18604,0381,80280.59%
18502,2360.00%

McDonald County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,197
Two or More Races699
American Indian and Alaska Native610
Black or African American421
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander313
Asian307
Some Other Race173

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

McDonald 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

McDonald County, Missouri Median Age

37.2


Total

36.2


Male

38.7


Female

McDonald County, Missouri Adults

There are 16,699 adults, (3,158 of which are seniors) in McDonald County, Missouri.

McDonald County, Missouri Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

McDonald County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

11,150

49.08%

Male

11,570

50.92%

McDonald County, Missouri Households and Families

McDonald County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McDonald County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All72%28%
Male65%35%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female52.1%47.9%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

McDonald County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2942.7272
Married4,6013.2280.2
Non Family2,2881.1664.9
Female9343.4652.1
Male4713.8665

3.13

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McDonald County, Missouri Households

McDonald County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2538.45%
9th to 12th Grade1,97713.33%
High School Graduate5,26135.48%
Some College3,39722.91%
Associates Degree9676.52%
Bachelors Degree1,2418.37%
Graduate Degree7314.93%

McDonald County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,37510,1481,835
Hispanic1,17450857
Native American44130532
Multiple Races39729328
Black2411798
Asian13911713
Islander111694
Other Race852815

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 84.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 17.65%.

McDonald County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,168$32,914$24,235
Less Than High School$23,345$26,744$18,914
High School Grad$28,412$32,552$24,042
Some College$31,667$35,470$23,973
Bachelors Degree$37,422$37,214$37,731
Graduate Degree$63,500$$68,214

$30,168

Average Earnings

$32,914

Average Male

$24,235

Average Female

McDonald County, Missouri Language

McDonald County, Missouri Language by Age

McDonald County, Missouri Language

86.44% of McDonald County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 13.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.85% of the population.

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,5703,11717.74%
Hispanic2,59177229.80%
Multiple69919527.90%
Black40118445.89%
Asian30717657.33%
Native61011018.03%
Islander3139530.35%
Other1728851.16%

20.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.81%

Male Poverty Rate

22.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McDonald County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in McDonald County, Missouri is Asian, with 57.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McDonald County, Missouri is White, with 17.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.24%.

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.19%
Some College16.50%
High School13.59%
Bachelors or Greater10.94%

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.10%
Male Unemployed24.60%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed8.55%

McDonald County, Missouri Income

McDonald County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,846$49,479
Families$42,457$54,454
Married Families$48,642$
Non Families$19,525$30,594

McDonald County, Missouri Marital Status

McDonald County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

McDonald County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

McDonald 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 55To64.

McDonald County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,659

Number of Veterans

1,551

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam709
First Gulf War224
Korea163
Second Gulf War123
World War II38

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74544
35 to 54421
55 to 64352
75+286
18 to 3456

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,55310.33%
Indian449.11%
2 or More398.76%
Hispanic211.45%
Black114.35%
Hawaiian63.26%
Asian63.05%

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Education

11.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

McDonald County, Missouri Employment Status

McDonald County, Missouri Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

McDonald County, Missouri Employment by Race

McDonald County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in McDonald County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Anderson19891979-10-0.50%
Noel18311816-15-0.82%
Goodman12491229-20-1.60%
Southwest City970956-14-1.44%
Pineville796787-9-1.13%
Lanagan423410-13-3.07%
Jane309295-14-4.53%
Ginger Blue616100.00%
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