Pike County, Missouri Population 2021

Pike County, Missouri's estimated population is 17,902 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Missouri is the 59th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 18,476 and has seen a growth of -3.11% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,902-200-1.10%
202018,102-200-1.09%
201918,302-200-1.08%
201818,502-55-0.30%
201718,557500.27%
201618,507980.53%
201518,409-88-0.48%
201418,497-111-0.60%
201318,608560.30%
201218,552-109-0.58%
201118,6611851.00%
201018,4762,50715.70%
199015,969-1,599-9.10%
198017,5686403.78%
197016,9282221.33%
196016,706-138-0.82%
195016,844-1,483-8.09%
194018,3273261.81%
193018,001-2,344-11.52%
192020,345-2,211-9.80%
191022,556-3,188-12.38%
190025,744-577-2.19%
189026,321-394-1.47%
188026,7153,63915.77%
187023,0764,65925.30%
186018,4174,80835.33%
185013,6092,96327.83%
184010,6464,51773.70%
18306,1292,38263.57%
18203,7470.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.10% (-200)
County Website
Founded
December 14, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
18,476
Growth Since 2010
-3.11% (-574)
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Pike County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,42188.98%
Black or African American1,3387.25%
Two or More Races4102.22%
Some Other Race1510.82%
Asian640.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.08%
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Pike County, Missouri Population by Race

Pike County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Pike County, Missouri Median Age

38.9


Total

37.1


Male

42.1


Female

Pike County, Missouri Adults

There are 14,413 adults, (3,141 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Missouri.

Pike County, Missouri Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

8,338

45.18%

Male

10,117

54.82%

Pike County, Missouri Population by Age

Pike County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pike County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female47.9%52.1%
Male57.9%42.1%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
All71.7%28.3%
Married84.5%15.5%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5892.4671.7
Married3,1793.1684.5
Non Family2,3911.2463.3
Female6702.9647.9
Male3493.3657.9

3.06

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Pike County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6084.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,41711.06%
High School Graduate6,09847.61%
Some College2,08416.27%
Associates Degree6024.70%
Bachelors Degree1,40710.98%
Graduate Degree5934.63%
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Pike County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pike County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,4129,7571,898
Black1,00274270
Hispanic18217117
2+ Races118525
Other Race4848
Native American4721
Asian474410
Islander1511

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 asian people with a rate of 21.28%.

Pike County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,084$35,342$26,926
Less Than 9th Grade$21,214$22,778$18,229
High School Graduate$27,612$32,704$20,372
Some College$32,050$37,059$30,099
Bachelors Degree$38,305$39,033$36,176
Graduate Degree$44,524$46,667$44,048

$31,084

Average Earnings

$35,342

Average Male

$26,926

Average Female

Pike County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pike County, Missouri Language by Age

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Pike County, Missouri Language

96.90% of Pike County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.46% of the population.

Pike County, Missouri Language

Pike County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7662,17514.73%
Black66018427.88%
Hispanic3423811.11%
Multiple3263510.74%
Other151149.27%
Asian41614.63%

15.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.18%

Male Poverty Rate

18.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Missouri is Black, with 27.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Missouri is Other, with 9.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.32%.

Pike County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.17%
High School14.14%
Some College9.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.32%

Pike County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed7.85%
Male Employed6.98%
Female Unemployed6.01%
Male Unemployed2.08%

Pike County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pike County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,385$60,711
Families$59,023$71,310
Married Families$69,441-
Non Families$28,441$37,557
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Income by Household Type

Pike County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Pike 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.

Pike County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Pike County, Missouri Marital Status

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1,197

Number of Veterans

1,174

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam491
First Gulf War172
Korea145
Second Gulf War121
World War II32

Pike County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74398
75+293
55 to 64231
35 to 54202
18 to 3473

Pike County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1088.68%
Black574.65%
2+ Races148.59%
Asian914.06%
Native American916.36%

Pike County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Pike County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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51.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Pike County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Pike 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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78.27%

Born in Pike County, Missouri

99.46%

Native Born

0.54%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.46% of Pike County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 78.27% having been born in Missouri. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pike 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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