McDonald County, Missouri Population 2018

McDonald County, Missouri's estimated population is 22,828 with a growth rate of 0.27% 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
201722,753-75-0.33%
201722,828610.27%
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
White19,988
Two or More Races732
American Indian and Alaska Native584
Black or African American418
Some Other Race366
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander353
Asian312

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

McDonald County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

McDonald County, Missouri Median Age

38.3


Total

36.7


Male

40.4


Female

McDonald County, Missouri Adults

There are 16,833 adults, (3,349 of whom are seniors) in McDonald County, Missouri.

McDonald County, Missouri Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

McDonald County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

11,140

48.96%

Male

11,613

51.04%

McDonald County, Missouri Households and Families

McDonald County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

McDonald County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Male60.5%39.5%
Female51.4%48.6%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

McDonald County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1372.7770.7
Married4,6633.280.1
Non Family2,0691.2360.6
Female9163.6551.4
Male4893.5960.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,2188.16%
9th to 12th Grade1,98313.29%
High School Graduate5,68538.11%
Some College3,17021.25%
Associates Degree9606.44%
Bachelors Degree1,1397.64%
Graduate Degree7635.11%

McDonald County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,45610,2291,757
Hispanic1,14351164
Native American41828238
Multiple Races41631433
Black2592109
Other Race1677525
Islander137904
Asian1291084

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 83.72%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 14.97%.

McDonald County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,961$35,198$24,601
Less Than High School$25,172$26,928$20,986
High School Grad$30,699$35,498$24,594
Some College$33,635$40,073$24,231
Bachelors Degree$36,313$39,094$30,729
Graduate Degree$52,563$36,011$54,313

$30,961

Average Earnings

$35,198

Average Male

$24,601

Average Female

McDonald County, Missouri Language

McDonald County, Missouri Language by Age

McDonald County, Missouri Language

86.60% of McDonald County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 13.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.80% of the population.

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,5702,80815.98%
Hispanic2,62478029.73%
Asian31218057.69%
Islander35314039.66%
Multiple73213818.85%
Native58413623.29%
Other36512032.88%
Black39010426.67%

19.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.02%

Male Poverty Rate

20.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McDonald County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in McDonald County, Missouri is Asian, with 57.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McDonald County, Missouri is White, with 15.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.19%.

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.49%
Some College13.26%
High School12.39%
Bachelors or Greater11.18%

McDonald County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.63%
Male Unemployed24.39%
Female Employed9.68%
Male Employed6.43%

McDonald County, Missouri Income

McDonald County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,207$52,829
Families$45,400$57,003
Married Families$50,072$62,748
Non Families$20,127$35,280

McDonald County, Missouri Marital Status

McDonald County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

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


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

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,567

Number of Veterans

1,466

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam687
First Gulf War219
Second Gulf War153
Korea110
World War II44

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74541
55 to 64360
35 to 54339
75+236
18 to 3491

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4719.82%
Indian439.56%
2 or More296.12%
Hispanic171.15%
Black134.78%
Hawaiian62.80%
Asian52.51%

McDonald County, Missouri Veterans by Education

11.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

McDonald County, Missouri Employment Status

McDonald County, Missouri Employment by Age

55%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6.2%

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