Henry County, Missouri Population 2021

Henry County, Missouri's estimated population is 21,856 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Missouri is the 53rd largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 22,264 and has seen a growth of -1.83% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202121,856160.07%
202021,840160.07%
201921,824160.07%
201821,8081130.52%
201721,695700.32%
201621,625-100-0.46%
201521,725-323-1.46%
201422,048-68-0.31%
201322,116-109-0.49%
201222,225-28-0.13%
201122,253-11-0.05%
201022,2642,22011.08%
199020,0443721.89%
198019,6721,2216.62%
197018,451-775-4.03%
196019,226-817-4.08%
195020,043-2,270-10.17%
194022,313-618-2.70%
193022,931-2,185-8.70%
192025,116-2,126-7.80%
191027,242-812-2.89%
190028,054-181-0.64%
189028,2354,32918.11%
188023,9066,50537.38%
187017,4017,53576.37%
18609,8665,814143.48%
18504,052-674-14.26%
18404,7260.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.07% (16)
County Website
Founded
December 13, 1834
County Seat
2010 Population
22,264
Growth Since 2010
-1.83% (-408)
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Henry County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,74395.44%
Two or More Races4672.15%
Black or African American2731.26%
Asian1070.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native880.40%
Some Other Race550.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.01%
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Henry County, Missouri Population by Race

Henry County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Henry County, Missouri Median Age

44.1


Total

43.5


Male

44.6


Female

Henry County, Missouri Adults

There are 16,931 adults, (4,646 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Missouri.

Henry County, Missouri Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

11,027

50.73%

Male

10,708

49.27%

Henry County, Missouri Population by Age

Henry County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Henry County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43%57%
Non Family60%40%
All72.2%27.8%
Male73.3%26.7%
Married87.5%12.5%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3282.372.2
Married4,5062.987.5
Non Family3,4161.260
Female9373.1643
Male4692.8773.3

2.81

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Henry County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4923.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,4019.01%
High School Graduate6,32240.67%
Some College3,57322.99%
Associates Degree1,2878.28%
Bachelors Degree1,64410.58%
Graduate Degree8255.31%
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Henry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Henry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,67612,9492,360
Hispanic28422211
Black223209
2+ Races22214816
Asian10110179
Native American74581
Other Race2362
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.22%.

Henry County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,136$38,821$25,535
Less Than 9th Grade$21,318$30,271$8,800
High School Graduate$28,299$34,489$21,164
Some College$33,182$41,818$21,655
Bachelors Degree$39,672$43,304$39,080
Graduate Degree$46,186$73,750$38,021

$32,136

Average Earnings

$38,821

Average Male

$25,535

Average Female

Henry County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Henry County, Missouri Language by Age

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Henry County, Missouri Language

96.57% of Henry County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Henry County, Missouri Language

Henry County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,9813,92419.64%
Hispanic53533562.62%
Multiple44212327.83%
Black26210439.69%
Other554989.09%
Asian1071614.95%
Native8478.33%

21.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.69%

Male Poverty Rate

22.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Missouri is Other, with 89.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Missouri is Native, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.52%.

Henry County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.39%
High School20.18%
Some College13.47%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%

Henry County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.36%
Male Unemployed38.94%
Female Employed12.38%
Male Employed9.31%

Henry County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Henry County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,795$63,004
Families$58,958$74,591
Married Families$69,844-
Non Families$25,652$39,910
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Income by Household Type

Henry County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Henry 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 55-64.

Henry County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Henry County, Missouri Marital Status

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2,293

Number of Veterans

2,133

Male Veterans

160

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam911
First Gulf War567
Second Gulf War472
Korea173
World War II82

Henry County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74589
35 to 54515
75+493
55 to 64472
18 to 34224

Henry County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,22513.76%
Black4319.11%
Hispanic4214.09%
Asian1514.02%
Native American912.16%
2+ Races10.43%

Henry County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Henry County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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11.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Henry County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Henry 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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70.66%

Born in Henry County, Missouri

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.31% of Henry County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 70.66% having been born in Missouri. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Henry 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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