Shell Knob, Missouri Population 2022

1,091
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Shell Knob is a city located in Barry County Missouri. Shell Knob has a 2020 population of 1,091. Shell Knob is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -20.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,379 in 2010.

The average household income in Shell Knob is $52,729 with a poverty rate of 29.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $197,300. The median age in Shell Knob is 62.5 years, 61.8 years for males, and 62.7 years for females.

Shell Knob Demographics

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

  • White: 98.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.01%
  • Other race: 0.92%
  • 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 1,091 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,091.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,379.

Shell Knob, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,07098.08%
Two or More Races111.01%
Some Other Race100.92%
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Shell Knob Population by Race

Shell Knob Population Pyramid $2022

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Shell Knob Median Age

62.5


Total

61.8


Male

62.7


Female

Shell Knob Adults

There are 1,004 adults, (460 of whom are seniors) in Shell Knob.

Shell Knob Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

84.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16

Child Dependency Ratio

Shell Knob Sex Ratio

Female

515

47.20%

Male

576

52.80%

Shell Knob Population by Age

Shell Knob Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shell Knob Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Non Family84.4%15.6%
All88.7%11.3%
Married90.4%9.6%
Female100%0%

88.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shell Knob Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5232.0988.7
Married3552.2790.4
Non Family1601.5984.4
Female83.88100
Male00

2.27

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Shell Knob Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade323.24%
High School Graduate27427.73%
Some College26827.13%
Associates Degree14414.57%
Bachelors Degree18618.83%
Graduate Degree848.50%
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Shell Knob Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shell Knob Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White967935259
2+ Races111111
Hispanic1010
Other Race1010

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Shell Knob Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,958$24,500$42,417
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$16,354$16,354$
Some College$18,906$18,750$
Bachelors Degree$50,313$39,479$
Graduate Degree$45,917$$

$25,958

Average Earnings

$24,500

Average Male

$42,417

Average Female

Shell Knob Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shell Knob Language by Age

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Shell Knob Language

99.45% of Shell Knob residents speak only English, while 0.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Shell Knob Language

Shell Knob Poverty by Race

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29.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.83%

Male Poverty Rate

35.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shell Knob

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shell Knob is White, with 30.28% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.93%.

Shell Knob Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.88%
High School42.70%
Some College28.40%
Bachelors or Greater3.70%

Shell Knob Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.11%

Shell Knob Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shell Knob Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,080$52,729
Families$40,313$56,371
Married Families$41,146-
Non Families$26,346$43,693
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Income by Household Type

Shell Knob Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

70.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.8%

Male Marriage Rate

68.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Shell Knob Married by Age and Sex

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Shell Knob Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shell Knob Marital Status by Race

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Shell Knob Marital Status

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224

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam133
Second Gulf War15
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Shell Knob Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74133
55 to 6476
75+15
35 to 54
18 to 34

Shell Knob Veterans by Age

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Shell Knob Veterans by Race

Shell Knob Veterans by Education

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4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shell Knob Veterans by Education

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27.1%

Labor Force Participation

24.9%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Shell Knob Employment by Age

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Shell Knob Employment by Race

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Shell Knob Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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37.95%

Born in Shell Knob

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shell Knob residents were born in the United States, with 37.95% 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.

Shell Knob Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,0910.00%
20211,0910.00%
20201,0910.00%
20191,091-155-12.44%
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%

Shell Knob Population by Year