Boone County, Missouri Population 2021

Boone County, Missouri's estimated population is 183,267 with a growth rate of 0.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Boone County, Missouri is the 9th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 163,203 and has seen a growth of 12.29% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021183,2671,4020.77%
2020181,8651,4020.78%
2019180,4631,4020.78%
2018179,0611,0490.59%
2017178,0121,6970.96%
2016176,3151,9111.10%
2015174,4041,6050.93%
2014172,7991,8241.07%
2013170,9752,1681.28%
2012168,8072,5501.53%
2011166,2573,0541.87%
2010163,20350,82445.23%
1990112,37912,00311.96%
1980100,37619,46524.06%
197080,91125,70946.57%
196055,2026,77013.98%
195048,43213,44138.41%
194034,9913,99612.89%
193030,9951,3234.46%
192029,672-861-2.82%
191030,5331,8916.60%
190028,6422,5999.98%
189026,0436212.44%
188025,4224,65722.43%
187020,7651,2796.56%
186019,4864,50730.09%
185014,9791,41810.46%
184013,5614,70253.08%
18308,8590.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.77% (1,402)
County Website
Founded
November 16, 1820
County Seat
2010 Population
163,203
Growth Since 2010
12.29% (20,064)
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Boone County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White144,22881.19%
Black or African American15,9528.98%
Asian7,8804.44%
Two or More Races7,1484.02%
Some Other Race1,6810.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native6000.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1620.09%
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Boone County, Missouri Population by Race

Boone County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Boone County, Missouri Median Age

31.2


Total

30.6


Male

31.9


Female

Boone County, Missouri Adults

There are 141,592 adults, (21,080 of whom are seniors) in Boone County, Missouri.

Boone County, Missouri Age Dependency

47.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Boone County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

91,316

51.40%

Male

86,335

48.60%

Boone County, Missouri Population by Age

Boone County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Boone County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family34.3%65.7%
Male37.3%62.7%
Female40.5%59.5%
All55.6%44.4%
Married81.2%18.8%

55.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boone County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,6192.3955.6
Married31,0463.0381.2
Non Family30,1921.5134.3
Female6,4683.0640.5
Male2,9133.1937.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Boone County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0801.94%
9th to 12th Grade3,7543.51%
High School Graduate22,84321.35%
Some College21,19819.81%
Associates Degree7,8417.33%
Bachelors Degree27,95926.13%
Graduate Degree21,33819.94%
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Boone County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boone County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White87,96983,81941,897
Black8,7457,9511,781
Asian4,7104,4583,394
Hispanic3,0152,6041,044
2+ Races2,1121,9461,058
Other Race837624202
Native American38432393
Islander727234

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 asian people with a rate of 72.06%.

Boone County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,561$44,000$35,162
Less Than 9th Grade$26,676$28,087$23,684
High School Graduate$30,532$33,411$27,386
Some College$33,322$38,254$30,715
Bachelors Degree$44,206$53,121$39,708
Graduate Degree$55,556$62,618$52,456

$39,561

Average Earnings

$44,000

Average Male

$35,162

Average Female

Boone County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boone County, Missouri Language by Age

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Boone County, Missouri Language

91.77% of Boone County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 8.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.

Boone County, Missouri Language

Boone County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,25019,66514.87%
Black15,4074,95032.13%
Asian7,7541,91424.68%
Multiple6,8341,88527.58%
Hispanic5,8971,50525.52%
Other1,62370843.62%
Native58717730.15%
Islander1538555.56%

17.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.02%

Male Poverty Rate

18.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boone County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Missouri is Islander, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Missouri is White, with 14.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.03%.

Boone County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.39%
High School11.30%
Some College11.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.13%

Boone County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed54.34%
Male Unemployed29.00%
Female Employed14.64%
Male Employed11.59%

Boone County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boone County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,328$75,435
Families$78,103$96,324
Married Families$91,856$110,517
Non Families$32,787$45,136
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Income by Household Type

Boone County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Boone County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Boone 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 35-44.

Boone County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Boone County, Missouri Marital Status

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9,132

Number of Veterans

8,031

Male Veterans

1,101

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,293
Second Gulf War2,052
First Gulf War1,731
Korea559
World War II242

Boone County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,642
35 to 542,331
75+1,737
55 to 641,282
18 to 341,140

Boone County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8,0466.82%
Black8497.32%
Asian851.31%
2+ Races832.20%
Hispanic731.77%
Other Race282.79%
Native American286.01%
Islander139.70%

Boone County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Boone County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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6.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boone County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Boone County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Boone County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Boone 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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61.98%

Born in Boone County, Missouri

93.07%

Native Born

6.93%

Foreign Born

4.48%

Non Citizen

2.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.07% of Boone County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 61.98% having been born in Missouri. 4.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Boone 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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