Tarkio, Missouri Population 2020

1,422

Tarkio is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 1,422, it is the 288th largest city in Missouri and the 8917th largest city in the United States. Tarkio is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -10.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,583 in 2010. Tarkio reached it's highest population of 1,574 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Tarkio has a population density of 1,025 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tarkio is $52,508 with a poverty rate of 14.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $71,000. The median age in Tarkio is 44.1 years, 40.8 years for males, and 48.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.9 males.

Tarkio Demographics

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

  • White: 97.95%
  • Two or more races: 0.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tarkio, Missouri is 1,422, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,438.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,583.

Tarkio, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,47897.95%
Two or More Races110.73%
Asian100.66%
Black or African American100.66%

Tarkio Population Pyramid 2020

Tarkio Median Age

44.1


Total

40.8


Male

48.9


Female

Tarkio Adults

There are 1,220 adults, (371 of whom are seniors) in Tarkio.

Tarkio Age Dependency

77.7

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Tarkio Sex Ratio

Female

726

48.11%

Male

783

51.89%

Tarkio Households and Families

Tarkio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tarkio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All66.2%33.8%
Non Family56.9%43.1%
Male40%60%
Female30.3%69.7%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7391.9666.2
Non Family3571.1456.9
Married2962.7887.2
Female662.3930.3
Male203.2540

2.65

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tarkio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade504.57%
9th to 12th Grade938.51%
High School Graduate44941.08%
Some College19918.21%
Associates Degree797.23%
Bachelors Degree16915.46%
Graduate Degree544.94%

Tarkio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,048905221
Hispanic2222
Multiple Races88
Black88
Asian772

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 28.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,017$33,667$29,453
Less Than High School$21,838$21,563$21,923
High School Grad$26,538$31,518$20,417
Some College$37,857$38,661$29,911
Bachelors Degree$48,125$51,667$41,667
Graduate Degree$45,417$34,583$47,083

$32,017

Average Earnings

$33,667

Average Male

$29,453

Average Female

Tarkio Language

Tarkio Language by Age

Tarkio Language

99.30% of Tarkio residents speak only English, while 0.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.28% of the population.

Tarkio Poverty

Tarkio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,41721214.96%
Asian10110.00%

14.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.51%

Male Poverty Rate

15.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tarkio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tarkio is White, with 14.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tarkio is Asian, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.90%
High School12.67%
Bachelors or Greater6.85%
Some College6.18%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed12.03%
Male Employed9.20%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Tarkio Income

Tarkio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,917$52,508
Families$60,000$66,099
Married Families$70,714-
Non Families$26,938$36,258

Tarkio Marital Status

Tarkio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tarkio Married by Age and Sex

Tarkio 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.

Tarkio Marital Status by Race

Tarkio Veterans

115

Number of Veterans

112

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War16
World War II6
Korea

$Tarkio Veterans by Education

11.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tarkio Employment Status

63.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Tarkio 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

67.73%

Born in Missouri

99.34%

Native Born

0.66%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.34% of Tarkio residents were born in the United States, with 67.73% having been born in Missouri. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,422-8-0.56%
20191,430-8-0.56%
20181,438-22-1.51%
20171,460-8-0.54%
20161,468-4-0.27%
20151,472-20-1.34%
20141,492-18-1.19%
20131,510-25-1.63%
20121,535-17-1.10%
20111,552-22-1.40%
20101,5740.00%