Barry County, Missouri Population 2021

Barry County, Missouri's estimated population is 35,943 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barry County, Missouri is the 33rd largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 35,555 and has seen a growth of 1.09% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202135,943770.21%
202035,866770.22%
201935,789770.22%
201835,712810.23%
201735,6314051.15%
201635,226-67-0.19%
201535,293-28-0.08%
201435,321-10-0.03%
201335,331-2-0.01%
201235,333-14-0.04%
201135,347-208-0.59%
201035,5558,00829.07%
199027,5473,13912.86%
198024,4084,81124.55%
197019,5976763.57%
196018,921-2,834-13.03%
195021,755-1,791-7.61%
194023,5467433.26%
193022,803-670-2.85%
192023,473-396-1.66%
191023,869-1,663-6.51%
190025,5322,58911.28%
189022,9438,53859.27%
188014,4054,03238.87%
187010,3732,37829.74%
18607,9954,528130.60%
18503,467-1,328-27.70%
18404,7950.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.21% (77)
Founded
January 5, 1835
County Seat
2010 Population
35,555
Growth Since 2010
1.09% (388)
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Barry County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,72392.10%
Two or More Races1,1573.26%
Some Other Race8132.29%
Asian4971.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native2600.73%
Black or African American800.23%
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Barry County, Missouri Population by Race

Barry County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Barry County, Missouri Median Age

43.7


Total

42.5


Male

45


Female

Barry County, Missouri Adults

There are 27,476 adults, (7,183 of whom are seniors) in Barry County, Missouri.

Barry County, Missouri Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Barry County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

17,799

50.10%

Male

17,731

49.90%

Barry County, Missouri Population by Age

Barry County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Barry County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50.3%49.7%
Male53.5%46.5%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
All73.7%26.3%
Married83%17%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barry County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,6452.5873.7
Married7,932383
Non Family3,8661.265.5
Female1,2993.5350.3
Male5484.0353.5

2.98

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Barry County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3375.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,74011.02%
High School Graduate10,26941.31%
Some College5,03520.25%
Associates Degree1,8457.42%
Bachelors Degree2,4669.92%
Graduate Degree1,1684.70%
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Barry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Barry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,13118,8793,305
Hispanic1,523881196
2+ Races62652566
Asian44743192
Other Race368170
Native American2048818
Black4640

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.58%.

Barry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,177$35,921$26,730
Less Than 9th Grade$24,758$27,038$20,945
High School Graduate$30,295$33,838$24,097
Some College$31,436$39,844$28,143
Bachelors Degree$45,901$51,591$36,377
Graduate Degree$47,163$52,656$43,958

$31,177

Average Earnings

$35,921

Average Male

$26,730

Average Female

Barry County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Barry County, Missouri Language by Age

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Barry County, Missouri Language

91.61% of Barry County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 8.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.89% of the population.

Barry County, Missouri Language

Barry County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,9115,73119.16%
Hispanic3,3151,20536.35%
Multiple1,15349142.58%
Native2567428.91%
Other810658.02%

21.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.25%

Male Poverty Rate

23.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barry County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barry County, Missouri is Multiple, with 42.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barry County, Missouri is Other, with 8.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.52%.

Barry County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.75%
High School16.04%
Some College15.79%
Bachelors or Greater6.66%

Barry County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.08%
Male Unemployed41.40%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed8.69%

Barry County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Barry County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,403$64,139
Families$53,941$72,107
Married Families$61,159$80,453
Non Families$23,898$38,403
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Income by Household Type

Barry County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Barry County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Barry County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Barry County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Barry County, Missouri Marital Status

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2,697

Number of Veterans

2,505

Male Veterans

192

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,000
Second Gulf War434
First Gulf War293
Korea211
World War II106

Barry County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74856
75+669
55 to 64547
35 to 54397
18 to 34228

Barry County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,57010.06%
Asian7617.00%
Hispanic633.25%
Native American2511.01%
Other Race214.43%
Black57.81%

Barry County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Barry County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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8.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barry County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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54%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Barry County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Barry County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Barry 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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50.85%

Born in Barry County, Missouri

94.82%

Native Born

5.18%

Foreign Born

3.07%

Non Citizen

2.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.82% of Barry County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 50.85% having been born in Missouri. 3.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Barry 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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