Licking is a city located in Texas County Missouri. Licking has a 2020 population of 3,054. Licking is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -2.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,125 in 2010.
The average household income in Licking is $39,745 with a poverty rate of 31.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $88,900. The median age in Licking is 42.3 years, 40.4 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lickingwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 8.77%.
96.35% of Licking residents speak only English, while 3.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Licking is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Licking is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.70%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Licking
99.08% of Licking residents were born in the United States, with 71.09% having been born in Missouri. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.