Callaway County, Missouri Population 2020

Callaway County, Missouri's estimated population is 44,944 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Callaway County, Missouri is the 24th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201844,889-55-0.12%
201744,944-107-0.24%
201645,0513650.82%
201544,686550.12%
201444,6311000.22%
201344,5311360.31%
201244,395960.22%
201144,299-13-0.03%
201044,31211,50335.06%
199032,8095571.73%
198032,2526,40224.77%
197025,8501,9928.35%
196023,8585422.32%
195023,3162220.96%
194023,0943,17115.92%
193019,923-3,084-13.40%
192023,007-1,393-5.71%
191024,400-1,584-6.10%
190025,9848533.39%
189025,1311,4616.17%
188023,6704,46823.27%
187019,2021,75310.05%
186017,4493,62226.20%
185013,8272,06217.53%
184011,7655,60691.02%
18306,1590.00%

How Many People Live in Callaway County, Missouri?

44,944

Callaway County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,18091.84%
Black or African American1,9324.31%
Two or More Races7401.65%
Asian3910.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native2320.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2250.50%
Some Other Race1400.31%

Callaway County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2020

Callaway County, Missouri Median Age

38.6


Total

37


Male

40.2


Female

Callaway County, Missouri Adults

There are 35,353 adults, (6,956 of whom are seniors) in Callaway County, Missouri.

Callaway County, Missouri Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Callaway County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

21,966

48.99%

Male

22,874

51.01%

Callaway County, Missouri Households and Families

Callaway County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Callaway County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All72.9%27.1%
Male67.1%32.9%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female45.7%54.3%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,0382.5572.9
Married8,3073.1286.4
Non Family5,2081.1961.2
Female1,7553.3445.7
Male7683.7767.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Callaway County, Missouri Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1733.83%
9th to 12th Grade3,13010.23%
High School Graduate11,39237.24%
Some College6,03719.74%
Associates Degree2,0536.71%
Bachelors Degree4,42414.46%
Graduate Degree2,3797.78%

Callaway County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,97424,3226,395
Black1,31393969
Hispanic50438665
Multiple Races37631546
Asian21712457
Native American179174137
Islander10910949
Other Race4238

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 native american people with a rate of 76.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,519$37,111$30,679
Less Than High School$20,927$26,322$13,322
High School Grad$29,385$32,374$24,535
Some College$34,101$36,380$30,523
Bachelors Degree$44,866$52,781$41,467
Graduate Degree$45,140$54,318$40,770

$33,519

Average Earnings

$37,111

Average Male

$30,679

Average Female

Callaway County, Missouri Language

Callaway County, Missouri Language by Age

Callaway County, Missouri Language

97.63% of Callaway County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Callaway County, Missouri Poverty

Callaway County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,2083,6419.79%
Black1,20441634.55%
Hispanic83221525.84%
Multiple69620829.89%
Islander22516472.89%
Asian3836918.02%
Other411946.34%
Native22652.21%

11.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.16%

Male Poverty Rate

13.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Callaway County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Callaway County, Missouri is Islander, with 72.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Callaway County, Missouri is Native, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.91%
High School9.88%
Some College7.44%
Bachelors or Greater2.21%

Callaway County, Missouri Income

Callaway County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,376$65,892
Families$67,283$75,896
Married Families$77,816-
Non Families$31,670$40,822

Callaway County, Missouri Marital Status

Callaway County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Callaway County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Callaway 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.

Callaway County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Callaway County, Missouri Veterans

3,460

Number of Veterans

3,273

Male Veterans

187

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,614
Second Gulf War603
First Gulf War516
Korea219
World War II104
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1119.54%
2 or More18643.56%
Black633.94%
Hispanic599.62%
Indian5128.49%
Hawaiian4944.95%

$Callaway County, Missouri Veterans by Education

3.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Callaway County, Missouri Employment Status

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Callaway County, Missouri 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

73.04%

Born in Missouri

98.15%

Native Born

1.85%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.15% of Callaway County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 73.04% having been born in Missouri. 0.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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