Pemiscot County, Missouri Population 2021

Pemiscot County, Missouri's estimated population is 14,903 with a growth rate of -2.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pemiscot County, Missouri is the 68th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 18,261 and has seen a growth of -18.39% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202114,903-451-2.94%
202015,354-451-2.85%
201915,805-451-2.77%
201816,256-527-3.14%
201716,783-277-1.62%
201617,060-350-2.01%
201517,410-154-0.88%
201417,564-210-1.18%
201317,774-301-1.67%
201218,075-110-0.60%
201118,185-76-0.42%
201018,261-3,660-16.70%
199021,921-3,066-12.27%
198024,987-1,386-5.26%
197026,373-11,722-30.77%
196038,095-7,529-16.50%
195045,624-1,233-2.63%
194046,8579,57325.68%
193037,28410,65039.99%
192026,6347,07536.17%
191019,5597,44461.44%
190012,1156,140102.76%
18905,9751,67638.99%
18804,2992,240108.79%
18702,059-903-30.49%
18602,9620.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-2.94% (-451)
Founded
February 19, 1851
County Seat
2010 Population
18,261
Growth Since 2010
-18.39% (-3,358)
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Pemiscot County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,58769.54%
Black or African American4,58727.53%
Two or More Races2981.79%
Some Other Race1891.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.01%
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Pemiscot County, Missouri Population by Race

Pemiscot County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Median Age

37.9


Total

37.3


Male

38.4


Female

Pemiscot County, Missouri Adults

There are 12,328 adults, (2,757 of whom are seniors) in Pemiscot County, Missouri.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pemiscot County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

8,846

53.09%

Male

7,817

46.91%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Population by Age

Pemiscot County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33.5%66.5%
Male37.6%62.4%
Non Family41.9%58.1%
All54.1%45.9%
Married80.1%19.9%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pemiscot County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7302.4554.1
Married2,5123.0580.1
Non Family2,4441.1841.9
Female1,4553.3133.5
Male3193.4837.6

3.07

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,09010.03%
9th to 12th Grade1,32612.21%
High School Graduate4,70243.29%
Some College1,75716.18%
Associates Degree6035.55%
Bachelors Degree8808.10%
Graduate Degree5044.64%
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Pemiscot County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pemiscot County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,1126,4161,144
Black2,5251,894234
Hispanic168853
2+ Races73573
Other Race72243
Islander22

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 white people with a rate of 14.10%.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,057$40,334$22,242
Less Than 9th Grade$19,784$30,104$13,500
High School Graduate$26,550$32,548$19,483
Some College$30,263$48,556$22,643
Bachelors Degree$46,548$55,625$38,973
Graduate Degree$42,862$135,404$40,125

$30,057

Average Earnings

$40,334

Average Male

$22,242

Average Female

Pemiscot County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pemiscot County, Missouri Language by Age

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Language

96.58% of Pemiscot County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 3.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Language

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,5442,19948.39%
White11,1571,96517.61%
Hispanic43420246.54%
Multiple29815451.68%
Other1895126.98%

27.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.51%

Male Poverty Rate

29.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri is Multiple, with 51.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pemiscot County, Missouri is White, with 17.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.99%.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.99%
Some College16.64%
High School16.59%
Bachelors or Greater8.93%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed73.58%
Male Unemployed24.71%
Female Employed16.90%
Male Employed5.51%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pemiscot County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,859$50,700
Families$44,313$62,515
Married Families$62,438-
Non Families$21,084$28,099
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Income by Household Type

Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Pemiscot 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.

Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Marital Status

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877

Number of Veterans

790

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam345
First Gulf War101
Second Gulf War92
Korea84
World War II21

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74272
55 to 64216
75+192
35 to 54131
18 to 3466

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7278.03%
Black1374.47%
2+ Races1314.61%
Hispanic124.58%

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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50.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Pemiscot County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Pemiscot 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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62.48%

Born in Pemiscot County, Missouri

99.09%

Native Born

0.91%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.09% of Pemiscot County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 62.48% having been born in Missouri. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pemiscot 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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