Ripley County, Missouri Population 2022

Ripley County, Missouri's estimated population is 9,995 with a growth rate of -3.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ripley County, Missouri is the 86th largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 14,100 and has seen a growth of -29.11% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18402,8560.00%
18502,830-26-0.91%
18603,74791732.40%
18703,175-572-15.27%
18805,3772,20269.35%
18908,5123,13558.30%
190013,1864,67454.91%
191013,099-87-0.66%
192012,061-1,038-7.92%
193011,176-885-7.34%
194012,6061,43012.80%
195011,414-1,192-9.46%
19609,096-2,318-20.31%
19709,8037077.77%
198012,4582,65527.08%
199012,303-155-1.24%
201014,1001,79714.61%
201113,758-342-2.43%
201213,416-342-2.49%
201313,074-342-2.55%
201412,732-342-2.62%
201512,390-342-2.69%
201612,048-342-2.76%
201711,706-342-2.84%
201811,364-342-2.92%
201911,022-342-3.01%
202010,679-343-3.11%
202110,337-342-3.20%
20229,995-342-3.31%
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Ripley County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,97396.21%
Black or African American900.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.51%
Asian770.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.16%
Some Other Race600.44%
Two or More Races1941.44%
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Ripley County, Missouri Population by Race

Ripley County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2022

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Ripley County, Missouri Median Age

42.1


Total

40.8


Male

43.8


Female

Ripley County, Missouri Adults

There are 10,430 adults, (2,809 of whom are seniors) in Ripley County, Missouri.

Ripley County, Missouri Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Ripley County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

6,835

50.69%

Male

6,649

49.31%

Ripley County, Missouri Population by Age

Ripley County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ripley County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.8%9.2%
Married88.9%11.1%
All80.3%19.7%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
Female63%37%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ripley County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9732.780.3
Married2,5153.3788.9
Male1953.7190.8
Female5733.7663
Non Family1,6901.2372.3

3.33

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Ripley County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5245.50%
9th to 12th Grade1,21912.80%
High School Graduate3,83740.29%
Some College2,30024.15%
Associates Degree6156.46%
Bachelors Degree6947.29%
Graduate Degree3353.52%
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Ripley County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ripley County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race141310
2+ Races12712428
White9,1017,484991
Hispanic7574
Asian4931
Black9055
Native American48
Islander21

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 98.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 71.43%.

Ripley County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,882$31,524$19,636
Less Than 9th Grade$12,015$15,952$11,603
High School Graduate$23,250$31,071$18,506
Some College$25,528$30,724$18,272
Bachelors Degree$36,708$42,813$32,857
Graduate Degree$52,250$54,188$51,406

$25,882

Average Earnings

$31,524

Average Male

$19,636

Average Female

Ripley County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ripley County, Missouri Language by Age

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Ripley County, Missouri Language

98.67% of Ripley County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Ripley County, Missouri Language

Ripley County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander2121100.00%
Hispanic20013266.00%
Black804556.25%
Multiple1945427.84%
White12,6832,76821.82%
Other60NaN%

22.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.18%

Male Poverty Rate

24.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ripley County, Missouri

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ripley 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 4.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.89%.

Ripley County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.55%
High School21.64%
Some College19.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.16%

Ripley County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.94%
Male Unemployed58.19%
Female Employed11.14%
Female Unemployed32.99%

Ripley County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ripley County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,066$48,552
Families$50,961$59,804
Married Families$52,594-
Non Families$16,436$24,350
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Income by Household Type

Ripley County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ripley County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Ripley 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.

Ripley County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Ripley County, Missouri Marital Status

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887

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War97
First Gulf War174
Vietnam356
Korea58
World War II14

Ripley County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3469
35 to 54164
55 to 64189
65 to 74194
75+271

Ripley County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8798.78%
Asian810.39%

Ripley County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Ripley County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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21.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ripley County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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51.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Ripley County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Ripley County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Ripley 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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65.92%

Born in Ripley County, Missouri

98.98%

Native Born

1.02%

Foreign Born

0.16%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.98% of Ripley County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 65.92% having been born in Missouri. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Ripley 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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