Pemiscot County, Missouri Population 2018

Pemiscot County, Missouri's estimated population is 16,826 with a growth rate of -4.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pemiscot County, Missouri is the 64th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,826-773-4.39%
201617,5994972.91%
201617,102-326-1.87%
201517,428-151-0.86%
201417,579-205-1.15%
201317,784-302-1.67%
201218,086-109-0.60%
201118,195-76-0.42%
201018,271-3,650-16.65%
199021,921-3,066-12.27%
198024,987-1,386-5.26%
197026,373-11,722-30.77%
196038,095-7,529-16.50%
195045,624-1,233-2.63%
194046,8579,57325.68%
193037,28410,65039.99%
192026,6347,07536.17%
191019,5597,44461.44%
190012,1156,140102.76%
18905,9751,67638.99%
18804,2992,240108.79%
18702,059-903-30.49%
18602,9620.00%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,332
Black or African American4,748
Two or More Races300
Some Other Race156
American Indian and Alaska Native61
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Pemiscot 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

Pemiscot County, Missouri Median Age

37.8


Total

36.1


Male

38.7


Female

Pemiscot County, Missouri Adults

There are 12,918 adults, (2,745 of which are seniors) in Pemiscot County, Missouri.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Age Dependency

73.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pemiscot County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

9,281

52.74%

Male

8,318

47.26%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Households and Families

Pemiscot County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pemiscot County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.4%28.6%
All53.4%46.6%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female34.7%65.3%
Male34.1%65.9%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pemiscot County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9392.5153.4
Married2,7603.0671.4
Non Family2,5911.2145.6
Female1,3743.6734.7
Male2143.6634.1

3.17

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pemiscot County, Missouri Households

Pemiscot County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,31511.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,55413.65%
High School Graduate4,33038.03%
Some College2,22719.56%
Associates Degree6335.56%
Bachelors Degree8697.63%
Graduate Degree4594.03%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,4906,5111,113
Black2,5401,851183
Hispanic1947716
Multiple Races1579626
Other Race107306
Native American536
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 16.56%.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,635$35,691$20,971
Less Than High School$19,000$26,000$10,946
High School Grad$22,873$32,431$18,184
Some College$28,004$42,256$23,006
Bachelors Degree$42,500$48,991$36,630
Graduate Degree$41,595$38,750$41,927

$26,635

Average Earnings

$35,691

Average Male

$20,971

Average Female

Pemiscot County, Missouri Language

Pemiscot County, Missouri Language by Age

Pemiscot County, Missouri Language

97.43% of Pemiscot County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.23% of the population.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,6532,43552.33%
White11,9632,39119.99%
Hispanic42517340.71%
Multiple3009130.33%
Other1564126.28%

29.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.17%

Male Poverty Rate

32.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri is Black, with 52.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri is White, with 19.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.55%.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.28%
High School22.70%
Some College13.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.53%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.02%
Male Unemployed49.01%
Female Employed17.65%
Male Employed6.98%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Income

Pemiscot County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,671$43,809
Families$40,346$52,803
Married Families$54,386$
Non Families$19,056$26,471

Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status

Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Pemiscot 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.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by War

968

Number of Veterans

938

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam403
Second Gulf War131
First Gulf War106
Korea66
World War II35

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74287
35 to 54212
75+187
55 to 64184
18 to 3498

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7838.22%
Black1615.29%
Indian1528.30%
Hispanic135.00%
2 or More94.89%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Education

7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment Status

Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment by Age

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment by Race

Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pemiscot County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Caruthersville61685801-367-5.95%
Portageville 32283109-119-3.69%
Hayti29392718-221-7.52%
Steele21722051-121-5.57%
Hayti Heights626574-52-8.31%
Cooter469432-37-7.89%
Wardell427391-36-8.43%
Holland229215-14-6.11%
Homestown151142-9-5.96%
Bragg City149140-9-6.04%
Pascola108101-7-6.48%
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