Monroe County, Missouri Population 2022

Monroe County, Missouri's estimated population is 8,668 with a growth rate of 0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monroe County, Missouri is the 97th largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 8,786 and has seen a growth of -1.34% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18409,5050.00%
185010,5411,03610.90%
186014,7854,24440.26%
187017,1492,36415.99%
188019,0711,92211.21%
189020,7901,7199.01%
190019,716-1,074-5.17%
191018,304-1,412-7.16%
192016,414-1,890-10.33%
193013,466-2,948-17.96%
194013,195-271-2.01%
195011,314-1,881-14.26%
196010,688-626-5.53%
19709,542-1,146-10.72%
19809,7161741.82%
19909,104-612-6.30%
20108,786-318-3.49%
20118,683-103-1.17%
20128,69290.10%
20138,770780.90%
20148,737-33-0.38%
20158,637-100-1.14%
20168,633-4-0.05%
20178,596-37-0.43%
20188,636400.47%
20198,64480.09%
20208,65280.09%
20218,66080.09%
20228,66880.09%
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Monroe County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,08293.65%
Black or African American2773.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native610.71%
Asian440.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.14%
Some Other Race240.28%
Two or More Races1301.51%
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Monroe County, Missouri Population by Race

Monroe County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2022

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Monroe County, Missouri Median Age

46.6


Total

44.9


Male

47.6


Female

Monroe County, Missouri Adults

There are 6,761 adults, (2,023 of whom are seniors) in Monroe County, Missouri.

Monroe County, Missouri Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

4,252

49.27%

Male

4,378

50.73%

Monroe County, Missouri Population by Age

Monroe County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monroe County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Male76.9%23.1%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family67%33%
Female46.9%53.1%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7312.2775.1
Married1,8892.8886
Male1472.7576.9
Female3523.246.9
Non Family1,3431.1167

2.86

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Monroe County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2463.99%
9th to 12th Grade3736.05%
High School Graduate2,97548.22%
Some College1,28820.88%
Associates Degree4347.03%
Bachelors Degree64810.50%
Graduate Degree2063.34%
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Monroe County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monroe County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race14145
2+ Races603112
Hispanic714911
White5,8065,293833
Native American22112
Black1801412
Asian2924

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 35.71%.

Monroe County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,451$42,236$26,953
Less Than 9th Grade$32,794$37,639$23,375
High School Graduate$36,087$42,369$25,863
Some College$29,018$45,389$20,985
Bachelors Degree$38,500$38,194$38,958
Graduate Degree$44,432$46,500$40,729

$35,451

Average Earnings

$42,236

Average Male

$26,953

Average Female

Monroe County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monroe County, Missouri Language by Age

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Monroe County, Missouri Language

95.49% of Monroe County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 4.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.69% of the population.

Monroe County, Missouri Language

Monroe County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1212100.00%
Native614472.13%
Asian442556.82%
Multiple1294131.78%
Black2557429.02%
Hispanic1463624.66%
White7,8631,10714.08%
OtherNaN%

15.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.35%

Male Poverty Rate

18.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Missouri is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Missouri is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.64%.

Monroe County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.74%
High School11.32%
Some College16.83%
Bachelors or Greater10.00%

Monroe County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.96%
Male Unemployed11.67%
Female Employed9.10%
Female Unemployed23.53%

Monroe County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monroe County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,422$55,940
Families$60,556$70,602
Married Families$63,373-
Non Families$20,239$27,022
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Income by Household Type

Monroe County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Monroe 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 55-64.

Monroe County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Monroe County, Missouri Marital Status

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748

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War93
First Gulf War129
Vietnam253
Korea64
World War II21

Monroe County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 54141
55 to 64118
65 to 74212
75+248

Monroe County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White71811.23%
Black189.09%
Native American29.09%
Other Race312.50%
2+ Races78.97%
Hispanic2926.61%

Monroe County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Monroe County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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19.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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54.1%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Monroe County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Monroe 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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75.71%

Born in Monroe County, Missouri

99.43%

Native Born

0.57%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.43% of Monroe County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 75.71% having been born in Missouri. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Monroe 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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