Shell Knob, Missouri Population 2020

1,246

Shell Knob is a city located in Missouri. Shell Knob has a 2020 population of 1,246. Shell Knob is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,379 in 2010. Shell Knob reached it's highest population of 1,568 in 2014.

The average household income in Shell Knob is $56,985 with a poverty rate of 10.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $148,500. The median age in Shell Knob is 61.9 years, 61.5 years for males, and 62.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.2 males.

Shell Knob Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shell Knob was:

  • White: 96.55%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Two or more races: 1.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Shell Knob, Missouri is 1,246, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,246.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,379.

Shell Knob, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20396.55%
Some Other Race282.25%
Two or More Races151.20%

Shell Knob Population Pyramid 2020

Shell Knob Median Age

61.9


Total

61.5


Male

62.1


Female

Shell Knob Adults

There are 1,087 adults, (562 of whom are seniors) in Shell Knob.

Shell Knob Age Dependency

137.3

Age Dependency Ratio

107

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Shell Knob Sex Ratio

Female

590

47.35%

Male

656

52.65%

Shell Knob Households and Families

Shell Knob Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shell Knob Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
All97.7%2.3%
Non Family89.8%10.2%
Male0%0%

97.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5622.2297.7
Married4262.49100
Non Family1271.1589.8
Female94.44100
Male00

2.49

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shell Knob Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade444.10%
High School Graduate29827.80%
Some College30628.54%
Associates Degree13012.13%
Bachelors Degree21319.87%
Graduate Degree817.56%

Shell Knob Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,029985279
Hispanic2828
Other Race2828
Multiple Races151515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,601$26,111$34,493
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$17,632$15,938$
Some College$21,471$21,838$
Bachelors Degree$33,986$$
Graduate Degree$45,982$$

$32,601

Average Earnings

$26,111

Average Male

$34,493

Average Female

Shell Knob Language

Shell Knob Language by Age

Shell Knob Language

100.00% of Shell Knob residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Shell Knob Poverty

Shell Knob Poverty by Race

10.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.47%

Male Poverty Rate

13.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shell Knob

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shell Knob is White, with 10.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shell Knob is White, with 10.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.44%.

Name Poverty
Some College21.10%
High School10.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.06%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Shell Knob Income

Shell Knob Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,618$56,985
Families$47,277$61,342
Married Families$50,417-
Non Families$46,156$40,985

Shell Knob Marital Status

Shell Knob Marital Status

Marriage Rates

80.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

77.3%

Male Marriage Rate

83.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Shell Knob Married by Age and Sex

Shell Knob Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Shell Knob Marital Status by Race

Shell Knob Veterans

222

Number of Veterans

213

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam147
Korea31
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War15
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74147
75+39
55 to 6436
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Shell Knob Veterans by Education

4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shell Knob Employment Status

30.1%

Labor Force Participation

30.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Shell Knob Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

32.42%

Born in Missouri

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shell Knob residents were born in the United States, with 32.42% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,2460.00%
20191,2460.00%
20181,24617115.91%
20171,075-267-19.90%
20161,342-133-9.02%
20151,475-93-5.93%
20141,56814510.19%
20131,423-81-5.39%
20121,5041138.12%
20111,391120.87%
20101,3790.00%