Atchison County, Missouri Population 2021

Atchison County, Missouri's estimated population is 5,063 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Atchison County, Missouri is the 109th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 5,656 and has seen a growth of -10.48% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,063-40-0.78%
20205,103-40-0.78%
20195,143-40-0.77%
20185,183-60-1.14%
20175,243-38-0.72%
20165,281-14-0.26%
20155,295-62-1.16%
20145,357-65-1.20%
20135,422-91-1.65%
20125,513-60-1.08%
20115,573-83-1.47%
20105,656-1,801-24.15%
19907,457-1,148-13.34%
19808,605-635-6.87%
19709,240270.29%
19609,213-1,914-17.20%
195011,127-1,770-13.72%
194012,897-524-3.90%
193013,4214133.17%
192013,008-596-4.38%
191013,604-2,897-17.56%
190016,5019686.23%
189015,5339776.71%
188014,5566,11672.46%
18708,4403,79181.54%
18604,6492,971177.06%
18501,6780.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.78% (-40)
County Website
Founded
February 14, 1845
County Seat
2010 Population
5,656
Growth Since 2010
-10.48% (-593)
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Atchison County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,10397.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.78%
Asian250.48%
Black or African American240.46%
Two or More Races230.44%
Some Other Race130.25%
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Atchison County, Missouri Population by Race

Atchison County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Atchison County, Missouri Median Age

48.5


Total

47.1


Male

49.7


Female

Atchison County, Missouri Adults

There are 4,219 adults, (1,327 of whom are seniors) in Atchison County, Missouri.

Atchison County, Missouri Age Dependency

80.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Atchison County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

2,632

50.33%

Male

2,597

49.67%

Atchison County, Missouri Population by Age

Atchison County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atchison County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female45.5%54.5%
Non Family59.8%40.2%
Male62.5%37.5%
All69.7%30.3%
Married83%17%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atchison County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,562269.7
Married1,1912.7583
Non Family1,1341.159.8
Female1652.4445.5
Male722.7262.5

2.65

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Atchison County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1012.59%
9th to 12th Grade2325.94%
High School Graduate1,52138.96%
Some College92023.57%
Associates Degree2305.89%
Bachelors Degree65216.70%
Graduate Degree2486.35%
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Atchison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atchison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,7573,451878
Hispanic5342
Native American363617
Black2218
Asian2192
2+ Races15153
Other Race11

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 47.22%.

Atchison County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,786$43,480$24,375
Less Than 9th Grade$21,360$22,333$20,592
High School Graduate$30,163$34,417$21,366
Some College$32,500$44,083$24,850
Bachelors Degree$41,042$69,063$31,103
Graduate Degree$46,250$59,531$33,438

$31,786

Average Earnings

$43,480

Average Male

$24,375

Average Female

Atchison County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atchison County, Missouri Language by Age

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Atchison County, Missouri Language

98.85% of Atchison County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Atchison County, Missouri Language

Atchison County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,96260212.13%
Asian251248.00%
Hispanic6868.82%
Multiple2328.70%

12.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.75%

Male Poverty Rate

14.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atchison County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atchison County, Missouri is Asian, with 48.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atchison County, Missouri is Multiple, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.92%.

Atchison County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.00%
High School9.80%
Some College8.02%
Bachelors or Greater6.70%

Atchison County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.21%
Male Unemployed17.86%
Female Employed7.97%
Male Employed4.08%

Atchison County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atchison County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,236$64,236
Families$64,474$81,887
Married Families$73,059-
Non Families$30,283$40,241
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Income by Household Type

Atchison County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Atchison County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Atchison County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Atchison County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Atchison County, Missouri Marital Status

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421

Number of Veterans

403

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam167
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War61
Korea36
World War II16

Atchison County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74140
75+117
55 to 6474
35 to 5469
18 to 3421

Atchison County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4079.91%
Hispanic610.53%
Native American615.38%
2+ Races426.67%
Black416.67%

Atchison County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Atchison County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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8.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atchison County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Atchison County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Atchison County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Atchison County, Missouri 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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63.53%

Born in Atchison County, Missouri

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.10% of Atchison County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 63.53% having been born in Missouri. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Atchison County, Missouri Place of Birth

  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

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