Shannon County, Missouri Population 2022

Shannon County, Missouri's estimated population is 6,749 with a growth rate of -2.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shannon County, Missouri is the 101st largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 8,441 and has seen a growth of -20.05% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18501,1990.00%
18602,2841,08590.49%
18702,339552.41%
18803,4411,10247.11%
18908,8985,457158.59%
190011,2472,34926.40%
191011,4431961.74%
192011,8654223.69%
193010,894-971-8.18%
194011,8319378.60%
19508,377-3,454-29.19%
19607,087-1,290-15.40%
19707,1961091.54%
19807,8856899.57%
19907,613-272-3.45%
20108,44182810.88%
20118,300-141-1.67%
20128,159-141-1.70%
20138,018-141-1.73%
20147,877-141-1.76%
20157,736-141-1.79%
20167,595-141-1.82%
20177,454-141-1.86%
20187,313-141-1.89%
20197,172-141-1.93%
20207,031-141-1.97%
20216,890-141-2.01%
20226,749-141-2.05%
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Shannon County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,79294.94%
Black or African American100.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.13%
Two or More Races3944.80%
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Shannon County, Missouri Population by Race

Shannon County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2022

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Shannon County, Missouri Median Age

45


Total

43.2


Male

46.4


Female

Shannon County, Missouri Adults

There are 6,436 adults, (1,748 of whom are seniors) in Shannon County, Missouri.

Shannon County, Missouri Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Shannon County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

4,149

50.55%

Male

4,058

49.45%

Shannon County, Missouri Population by Age

Shannon County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shannon County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family67.7%32.3%
Male63.8%36.2%
Female36.1%63.9%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shannon County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0632.6474.9
Married1,7452.8685.8
Male2323.7863.8
Female2773.9936.1
Non Family8091.3967.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Shannon County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2424.13%
9th to 12th Grade81113.83%
High School Graduate2,65345.23%
Some College80413.71%
Associates Degree5088.66%
Bachelors Degree5118.71%
Graduate Degree3375.74%
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Shannon County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shannon County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races20716846
White5,5544,563802
Hispanic9485
Native American116
Black9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 90.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 22.22%.

Shannon County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,450$33,494$21,396
Less Than 9th Grade$24,911$31,484$18,421
High School Graduate$19,273$27,625$15,709
Some College$33,427$55,942$25,903
Bachelors Degree$25,114$30,451$22,105
Graduate Degree$41,354$161,458$40,260

$28,450

Average Earnings

$33,494

Average Male

$21,396

Average Female

Shannon County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shannon County, Missouri Language by Age

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Shannon County, Missouri Language

98.70% of Shannon County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Shannon County, Missouri Language

Shannon County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black99100.00%
White7,5991,98326.10%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1086257.41%
Multiple3698021.68%

26.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.16%

Male Poverty Rate

30.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shannon County, Missouri

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shannon County, Missouri is Multiple, with 21.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.35%.

Shannon County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.01%
High School34.26%
Some College13.14%
Bachelors or Greater7.58%

Shannon County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.92%
Male Unemployed41.46%
Female Employed9.28%
Female Unemployed66.00%

Shannon County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shannon County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,229$44,506
Families$47,292$49,724
Married Families$54,543-
Non Families$21,675$28,825
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Income by Household Type

Shannon County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Shannon County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Shannon 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 35-44.

Shannon County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Shannon County, Missouri Marital Status

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814

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War197
First Gulf War133
Vietnam339
Korea25
World War II17

Shannon County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3434
35 to 54256
55 to 64200
65 to 74198
75+126

Shannon County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Shannon County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Shannon County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shannon County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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47.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Shannon County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Shannon County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Shannon 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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64.99%

Born in Shannon County, Missouri

99.63%

Native Born

0.37%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

0.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.63% of Shannon County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 64.99% having been born in Missouri. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Shannon 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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