Douglas County, Missouri Population 2021

Douglas County, Missouri's estimated population is 12,837 with a growth rate of -1.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Missouri is the 76th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 13,651 and has seen a growth of -5.96% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,837-174-1.34%
202013,011-174-1.32%
201913,185-174-1.30%
201813,359830.63%
201713,276-77-0.58%
201613,353-3-0.02%
201513,356-165-1.22%
201413,521810.60%
201313,440-134-0.99%
201213,574-58-0.43%
201113,632-19-0.14%
201013,6511,77514.95%
199011,8762822.43%
198011,5942,32625.10%
19709,268-385-3.99%
19609,653-2,985-23.62%
195012,638-2,962-18.99%
194015,6001,64111.76%
193013,959-1,477-9.57%
192015,436-1,228-7.37%
191016,664-138-0.82%
190016,8022,69119.07%
189014,1116,35882.01%
18807,7533,83898.03%
18703,9151,50162.18%
18602,4140.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.34% (-174)
Founded
October 19, 1857
County Seat
2010 Population
13,651
Growth Since 2010
-5.96% (-814)
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Douglas County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,07998.29%
Some Other Race800.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native670.50%
Two or More Races390.29%
Black or African American300.23%
Asian110.08%
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Douglas County, Missouri Population by Race

Douglas County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Douglas County, Missouri Median Age

47.3


Total

46.7


Male

47.7


Female

Douglas County, Missouri Adults

There are 10,413 adults, (3,181 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Missouri.

Douglas County, Missouri Age Dependency

84

Age Dependency Ratio

44

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

6,658

50.04%

Male

6,648

49.96%

Douglas County, Missouri Population by Age

Douglas County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Douglas County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female66.3%33.7%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
Male73.2%26.8%
All79.8%20.2%
Married86.6%13.4%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1372.5779.8
Married2,9392.9286.6
Non Family1,4451.1671.4
Female4543.6966.3
Male2994.273.2

3.01

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Douglas County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4554.74%
9th to 12th Grade1,26413.16%
High School Graduate4,22443.99%
Some College1,92020.00%
Associates Degree7017.30%
Bachelors Degree7067.35%
Graduate Degree3323.46%
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Douglas County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Douglas County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,4787,8091,024
Hispanic5420
Other Race384
2+ Races37245
Black129
Native American11113
Asian666

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Douglas County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,797$34,861$20,950
Less Than 9th Grade$27,130$30,933$13,828
High School Graduate$26,999$35,500$18,958
Some College$30,358$35,302$20,243
Bachelors Degree$39,792$47,542$38,281
Graduate Degree$48,438$52,443$

$28,797

Average Earnings

$34,861

Average Male

$20,950

Average Female

Douglas County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Douglas County, Missouri Language by Age

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Douglas County, Missouri Language

98.91% of Douglas County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Douglas County, Missouri Language

Douglas County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,8732,66120.67%
Multiple391025.64%
Hispanic11532.61%
Other8033.75%

20.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.41%

Male Poverty Rate

20.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Missouri is Multiple, with 25.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 2.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.48%.

Douglas County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.69%
High School14.96%
Some College12.22%
Bachelors or Greater3.30%

Douglas County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed81.13%
Male Unemployed50.59%
Male Employed7.79%
Female Employed3.76%

Douglas County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Douglas County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,425$51,868
Families$46,410$59,882
Married Families$51,484-
Non Families$18,235$28,195
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Income by Household Type

Douglas County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Douglas 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.

Douglas County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Douglas County, Missouri Marital Status

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1,017

Number of Veterans

956

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam490
Second Gulf War143
Korea107
First Gulf War102
World War II17

Douglas County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74333
75+329
55 to 64203
35 to 5499
18 to 3453

Douglas County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9929.65%
2+ Races1333.33%
Native American836.36%
Other Race410.53%

Douglas County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Douglas County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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10.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Douglas County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Douglas 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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60.66%

Born in Douglas County, Missouri

99.25%

Native Born

0.75%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.25% of Douglas County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 60.66% having been born in Missouri. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Douglas 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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