Barton County, Missouri Population 2021

Barton County, Missouri's estimated population is 11,682 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barton County, Missouri is the 83rd largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 12,383 and has seen a growth of -5.66% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,682-36-0.31%
202011,718-36-0.31%
201911,754-36-0.31%
201811,790-3-0.03%
201711,793-32-0.27%
201611,8250.00%
201511,825-156-1.30%
201411,981-194-1.59%
201312,175-119-0.97%
201212,294-48-0.39%
201112,342-41-0.33%
201012,3831,0719.47%
199011,312200.18%
198011,2928618.25%
197010,431-682-6.14%
196011,113-1,565-12.34%
195012,678-1,470-10.39%
194014,148-412-2.83%
193014,560-2,319-13.74%
192016,8791320.79%
191016,747-1,506-8.25%
190018,253-251-1.36%
189018,5048,17279.09%
188010,3325,245103.11%
18705,0873,270179.97%
18601,8170.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.31% (-36)
County Website
Founded
December 12, 1855
County Seat
2010 Population
12,383
Growth Since 2010
-5.66% (-701)
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Barton County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,95992.90%
Two or More Races4764.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native2912.47%
Black or African American350.30%
Some Other Race230.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.08%
Asian40.03%
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Barton County, Missouri Population by Race

Barton County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Barton County, Missouri Median Age

41.3


Total

39.8


Male

43.2


Female

Barton County, Missouri Adults

There are 8,988 adults, (2,372 of whom are seniors) in Barton County, Missouri.

Barton County, Missouri Age Dependency

78.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Barton County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

5,979

50.68%

Male

5,818

49.32%

Barton County, Missouri Population by Age

Barton County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Barton County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female34.3%65.7%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Male66.1%33.9%
All70.1%29.9%
Married84%16%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barton County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8952.3770.1
Married2,5242.9784
Non Family1,7041.2159.2
Female4403.3834.3
Male2272.5766.1

2.85

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Barton County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4034.99%
9th to 12th Grade6357.86%
High School Graduate3,32341.13%
Some College1,67120.68%
Associates Degree4435.48%
Bachelors Degree1,06913.23%
Graduate Degree5366.63%
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Barton County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Barton County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,5666,6071,519
2+ Races26825152
Native American16314024
Hispanic9663
Black29244
Other Race1222
Asian4
Islander444

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

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

Barton County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,551$38,343$26,277
Less Than 9th Grade$24,828$25,405$23,571
High School Graduate$25,373$34,559$17,536
Some College$32,043$36,380$25,152
Bachelors Degree$46,531$63,775$37,593
Graduate Degree$54,289$$53,382

$33,551

Average Earnings

$38,343

Average Male

$26,277

Average Female

Barton County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Barton County, Missouri Language by Age

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Barton County, Missouri Language

97.40% of Barton County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Barton County, Missouri Language

Barton County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7891,99918.53%
Multiple47625453.36%
Hispanic18613270.97%
Native2918830.24%
Other23521.74%
Islander9555.56%

20.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.53%

Male Poverty Rate

22.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barton County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 70.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Missouri is White, with 18.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.51%.

Barton County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.07%
High School17.58%
Some College13.38%
Bachelors or Greater6.48%

Barton County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed41.85%
Female Unemployed38.24%
Female Employed9.63%
Male Employed7.94%

Barton County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Barton County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,125$64,001
Families$59,736$77,111
Married Families$64,233-
Non Families$22,415$33,362
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Income by Household Type

Barton County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Barton County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Barton 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 35-44.

Barton County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Barton County, Missouri Marital Status

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714

Number of Veterans

666

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam304
Second Gulf War87
World War II61
First Gulf War52
Korea44

Barton County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74242
75+187
55 to 64165
35 to 5493
18 to 3427

Barton County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6878.14%
2+ Races134.26%
Black824.24%
Native American63.21%

Barton County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Barton County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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15.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barton County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Barton County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Barton County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Barton 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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65.41%

Born in Barton County, Missouri

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

0.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Barton County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 65.41% having been born in Missouri. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Barton 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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