New Madrid County, Missouri Population 2018

New Madrid County, Missouri's estimated population is 17,582 with a growth rate of -3.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New Madrid County, Missouri is the 62nd largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,582-647-3.55%
201618,2293391.89%
201617,890-200-1.11%
201518,090-162-0.89%
201418,252-86-0.47%
201318,338-153-0.83%
201218,491-292-1.55%
201118,783-171-0.90%
201018,954-1,974-9.43%
199020,928-2,017-8.79%
198022,945-475-2.03%
197023,420-7,930-25.30%
196031,350-8,094-20.52%
195039,444-343-0.86%
194039,7879,52531.48%
193030,2625,08220.18%
192025,1805,69229.21%
191019,4888,20872.77%
190011,2801,96321.07%
18909,3171,62321.09%
18807,6941,33721.03%
18706,35770312.43%
18605,6541132.04%
18505,54198721.67%
18404,5542,20493.79%
18302,350542.35%
18202,2961939.18%
18102,1030.00%

New Madrid County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,828
Black or African American2,902
Two or More Races407
Some Other Race41
American Indian and Alaska Native36
Asian15

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

New Madrid 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

New Madrid County, Missouri Median Age

40.9


Total

39.7


Male

42.2


Female

New Madrid County, Missouri Adults

There are 13,963 adults, (3,190 of which are seniors) in New Madrid County, Missouri.

New Madrid County, Missouri Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New Madrid County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

9,471

51.96%

Male

8,758

48.04%

New Madrid County, Missouri Households and Families

New Madrid County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Madrid County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All60.5%39.5%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Male49.6%50.4%
Female35.8%64.2%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Madrid County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3052.4560.5
Married3,132376.7
Non Family2,3821.2355.2
Female1,3213.0735.8
Male4703.1949.6

2.95

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Madrid County, Missouri Households

New Madrid County, Missouri Education

New Madrid County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9507.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,07316.51%
High School Graduate5,17341.21%
Some College2,39219.05%
Associates Degree5724.56%
Bachelors Degree8396.68%
Graduate Degree5554.42%

New Madrid County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,4778,0831,268
Black1,7521,20943
Multiple Races15112018
Hispanic13210142
Native American361414
Other Race31126
Asian151311

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 86.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.33%.

New Madrid County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,027$32,293$21,191
Less Than High School$17,211$21,932$15,759
High School Grad$24,025$30,333$17,279
Some College$26,639$32,054$24,542
Bachelors Degree$41,899$57,214$32,969
Graduate Degree$40,833$34,023$42,878

$26,027

Average Earnings

$32,293

Average Male

$21,191

Average Female

New Madrid County, Missouri Language

New Madrid County, Missouri Language by Age

New Madrid County, Missouri Language

98.23% of New Madrid County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

New Madrid County, Missouri Poverty

New Madrid County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,3252,78019.41%
Black2,8071,34447.88%
Multiple39116842.97%
Hispanic2759032.73%
Asian15213.33%

24.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.58%

Male Poverty Rate

26.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Madrid County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Madrid County, Missouri is Black, with 47.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Madrid County, Missouri is Asian, with 13.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.35%.

New Madrid County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.10%
High School18.92%
Some College15.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%

New Madrid County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.12%
Male Unemployed45.88%
Female Employed17.90%
Male Employed5.33%

New Madrid County, Missouri Income

New Madrid County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,615$45,680
Families$37,493$51,976
Married Families$55,399$65,110
Non Families$20,654$29,687

New Madrid County, Missouri Marital Status

New Madrid County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New Madrid County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

New Madrid 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.

New Madrid County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

New Madrid County, Missouri Veterans

New Madrid County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,304

Number of Veterans

1,250

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam542
First Gulf War261
Second Gulf War124
Korea94
World War II61

New Madrid County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74378
35 to 54328
75+284
55 to 64236
18 to 3478

New Madrid County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,18010.16%
Black1034.96%
2 or More2112.96%

New Madrid County, Missouri Veterans by Education

8.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Madrid County, Missouri Employment Status

New Madrid County, Missouri Employment by Age

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

New Madrid County, Missouri Employment by Race

New Madrid County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in New Madrid County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sikeston 163221632750.03%
Portageville 32283109-119-3.69%
New Madrid31312957-174-5.56%
Lilbourn11951118-77-6.44%
Gideon10931022-71-6.50%
Morehouse973909-64-6.58%
Parma701652-49-6.99%
Matthews628616-12-1.91%
Marston503467-36-7.16%
Howardville383362-21-5.48%
Risco346321-25-7.23%
Canalou338309-29-8.58%
Tallapoosa168159-9-5.36%
Catron6763-4-5.97%
North Lilbourn4946-3-6.12%
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